Overview

Job Location:
PGA TOUR Global Home – Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

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The Vice President Technical and Corporate Accounting is responsible for accounting guidance research and implementation for PGA TOUR, Inc, subsidiaries/affiliates, as well all responsibility over corporate/HQ accounting and the team. This role is equally operational and technical.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting; CPA required

  • Big Four Accounting Firm or similar size firm experience desired

  • ERP experience required, Workday experience desired

  • Fifteen years progressively responsible experience in Accounting/Financial field, to include either public accounting firm or corporate level experience with complex intercompany relationships

  • Five – ten years supervisory experience

  • Experience with consolidated corporate financial operations and intercompany accounting

  • Experience with international businesses and foreign currency transactions, translation and remeasurement

  • Understanding of application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and current trends in financial operations

  • Experience as liaising and leading of annual financial statement audits desired

  • Strong Windows based software skills with expert Excel proficiency

  • Ability to interpret regulatory and contractual requirements as to their impact on financial operations and processes a must, including domestic and international research abilities

 

RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES

  • Responsible for corporate and HQ accounting, inclusive of equity arrangements, investments, new debt arrangements, new equity structures, intercompany and eliminations

  • Responsible for the research on new accounting pronouncements or accounting topics that are new the TOUR, inclusive of partnering with the auditors to ensure they are aligned with our conclusion

  • Responsible for the liaising with a separate operational finance team or implementing on the corporate accounting team the guidance in an operational form – taking the research and project to closure

  • Oversight of a team of at least 3 individuals – including coaching, mentoring, guiding the team in a positive and effective manner

  • Review and oversight of financial statements – focused more heavily on the balance sheet, but also overview of the P&L on a monthly basis

  • Primary review of all audit deliverables and financial statements – ensuring the audit stays on track and is completed timely

  • Develop, implement and communicate processes and procedures that are efficient and effective and be a change leaders for the organization (i.e. ASC 842 system implementation/adoption)

  • Oversight of all intercompany relationships, transactions and eliminations

  • Oversight of internal allocations, including final controllership approval to ensure the allocation should or should not occur

  • Assist in debt compliance documentation/reporting

  • Assist in foreign statutory financial statement preparation

  • Oversight of foreign currency transactions, including translation, remeasurement and updates to system to properly reflect the activities

  • Develop and encourage team to pursue new tasks and challenges related to overall departmental goals and objectives

  • Assist with oversight departmental operations, including:  staffing, budget management/ cost containment, and internal communication

  • Special projects or other duties as assigned