Full Time Job

Director - Accounting

Live Nation

New York, NY 04-25-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Executive (10+ years) Experience
Job Description
THE JOB

This position oversees accounting and control in a corporate setting, and interacts with multiple divisions, including the development and implementation of accounting policies and procedures. This position is responsible for: corporate reporting of the business units' financial information, general accounting and controls, and appropriate systems and processes to ensure timeliness, accuracy, thoroughness and full compliance with GAAP and corporate processes, procedures and mandates.

WHAT THIS ROLE WILL DO

Specific duties and responsibilities of the position will include, but not be limited to, the following:
• Establish, implement, and enforce financial and reporting policies and standards in compliance with GAAP and FASB, Sarbanes-Oxley, SEC and the requirements of other applicable regulatory bodies.
• Oversee internal controls to ensure timely, accurate and reliable financial statements and reporting, and to ensure that policies and procedures meet other organizational objectives and needs.
• Interface with company's external and internal auditors.
• Develop and implement information systems and applications to ensure adequate support for the organization's accounting and control functions.
• Proactively communicate meaningful financial information to management and the business units to enable them to make prudent decisions.
• Manage a strong accounting department, which will fully support the company's objectives and which will be held accountable for timely, proactive and high-quality performance.
• Foster a culture that encourages the highest level of integrity and ethical behavior in all business activities.
• Undertake special projects and/or general management assignments as requested by senior management.

WHAT THIS PERSON WILL BRING
• Strong operating accounting experience, ideally in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial company.
• Bachelor's degree in Accounting, CPA or MBA a plus
• 10+ years of relevant experience, including an established record of success in progressively more responsible senior accounting/finance positions
• ERP experience, preferably Oracle, but equivalent is sufficient
• Experience and confidence dealing with senior management and divisional operations.
• Experience developing and coaching teams to perform at new levels of achievement.
• Strong organizational and time management abilities that allow projects and goals to be completed on time.
• Be a self-motivated individual who possesses a ''roll up the sleeves attitude'' and a ''hands-on'' style, as well as the aptitude to thrive in a fast-paced, results- oriented environment.
• Possess superb verbal, written, and interpersonal skills and have outstanding persuasion and presentation skills; be an articulate communicator and good listener.
• Embrace, support and exemplify the Company's ideals and core values.
• Demonstrate the highest level of personal ethics and professional integrity to engender total confidence in his or her business and moral conduct.
• Live Nation's policy regarding vaccinations and masking will evolve based upon updated regulations and factors related to COVID-19. Currently, we strongly encourage employees to be fully vaccinated or have received a negative COVID test within [24] hours of entering an office.

BENEFITS & PERKS - Our motto is 'Taking Care of Our Own' through 6 pillars of benefits:
• HEALTH: Medical, Dental and Vision benefits for you and your family, including Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) and Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)
• YOURSELF: Paid time off policy including holidays, sick time and day off for your birthday, free concert tickets
• WEALTH: 401(k) program with company match, Stock Program Reimbursement
• FAMILY: New parent programs & support including caregiver leave and baby bonus, infertility support
• CAREER: Tuition reimbursement, student loan repayment internal growth and development programs & trainings
• OTHERS: Volunteer time off, crowdfunding network

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gkz04k-34-231-147-28-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Live Nation

Live Nation Entertainment is the global leader in live entertainment and ticketing. Our world-class portfolio reaches all aspects of the live event and ticketing industry, from ground-breaking software in Ticketmaster, mix of legendary venues and restaurants in House of Blues, production leaders in Concerts, exceptional brand partnerships in Media & Sponsorship, and unparalleled team of artist managers in Artist Nation supported by diverse professionals in all facets of Corporate operations.