Location
4175
Employment Status
Full Time
Shift
Days
Specific Work Schedule
Department
Accounting

Accountant

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Accountant completes a wide variety of complex accounting, financial data processing, and financial reporting functions related to, but not limited to, general ledger accounting, and financial reporting, as well as financial and operations analyses and other special projects as assigned.

Primary Duties, Responsibilities, and Tasks:

  • Responsible for the effective handling of accounting records in compliance with established policies and procedures.
  • Reconciles assigned balance sheet accounts, including streamlining balance sheet reconciliations and expense analysis schedules.
  • Produces assigned journal entries to record Casino transactions and ensures proper reconciliation with supporting documentation.
  • Responsible for month end closing assignments as directed.
  • Prepares financial statements and reports as required.
  • Responsible for the research and completion of financial and operations analyses as directed.
  • Responsible for interfacing with appropriate internal and external departments, agencies, and companies to ensure accuracy of financial records.
  • Receives, collects, balances, and verifies computer accounting data for completeness and accuracy.
  • Maintains awareness for discrepancies or suspicious circumstances and investigates as required.
  • Mentors General Ledger Accountant and other accounting clerical personnel, including training and problem resolution.
  • Maintains a high level of professionalism and integrity while observing the highly confidential nature of the position.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Required Qualifications

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration emphasis in Accounting or equivalent degree.

Experience:

  • Five years’ experience in general ledger accounting.
  • Experience in a senior level position within the Accounting field preferred.
  • Experience in financial reporting required.

Additional Requirements:

  • Strong business analytical skills.
  • Must possess excellent business and financial report writing skills.
  • Advanced knowledge of general business and accounting systems and methods.
  • Knowledge of applicable law, regulations, rules, procedures, and administration is required.
  • Proficiency in computers, including Microsoft Office and database applications, e-mail and Internet. 
  • Advanced proficiency Excel.
  • Advanced proficiency in 10-key and other office equipment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with demonstrated patience and tact.
  • Exceptional detail and follow-up skills.
  • Multi-task oriented. 
  • Must apply for, receive, and maintain a Gaming License from the Tribal Gaming Agency.
  • Native American hiring preference applies.

About Us:

Chumash Enterprise is one of the premier employers in Santa Barbara County. We are recognized as a Four-Diamond Resort, but it is our Five-Diamond Guest Service that keeps our guests coming back! With more than 1,800 Team Members, we offer a stable and rewarding work environment with a competitive benefits package, exciting growth opportunities, tuition reimbursement and more. 

As our organization grows, new and exciting opportunities continue to develop at all of our properties including; Chumash Casino Resort, Chumash Employee Resource Center, Chumash Gas Station, Santa Ynez Tribal Health Clinic, Santa Ynez Chumash Tribal Administration, Hotel Corque and Root 246, Kita Wines, Hadsten House Hotel.

Disclaimer:

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Consistent with federal law, Native American hiring preference applies.