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Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 8:18 PM

Grade: The Finance Shared Services Center (FSSC) General Accounting Department (GA) Supervisor is responsible for assisting the Manager in supervision of a team of accountants and clerical staff to achieve the completion of assigned accounting processes which may include purchase and expense accounting, treasury/banking accounting, payroll accounting, fixed asset accounting, cost allocations accounting, miscellaneous revenue accounting, contractual arrangement accounting, partnership and joint venture accounting, lease and tenant accounting, business tax and license filing as well as other accounting functions. Responsibilities include ensuring all balance sheet accounts continuously reflect accurate financial position through review of work performed by accountants and clerks. The Supervisor supports the team Manager in planning and organizing resources to perform routine and scheduled functions as well as to respond to business unit questions related to accounting. The Supervisor supports the team Manager in ensuring the team is effectively trained in their assigned processes and work products are appropriately reviewed and communication on changes, issues or status are appropriate distributed to affected parties. The Supervisor models the core values of the department in their dealings with others and develops and implements practices that ensure the satisfaction, recognition and engagement of their team members. The Supervisor works to ensure processes are operating effectively and efficiently, implementing best practices and improvements in a standardized way across all finance related functions. The position supports finance and accounting activities for the company, and will also support continuous improvement initiatives and events. Ensures journal entries are recorded to accurately reflect appropriate accrual basis accounting transactions for assigned functions in the correct period including accruals of expenses, accruals of revenue, amortization of prepaid expenses, etc.Ensures team assigned tasks are completed timely and completion is appropriately documented to enable financial close in accordance with GAAP.Monitors and review general ledger account reconciliations to ensure accounts are reconciled in an accurate and timely manner.Maintains all accounting records and practices adhere to MGM Resorts accounting policies and remain standard across all business units.Ensures that Company assets are appropriately protected, including collection of rents, avoidance of excess payments, proper authorization for expenditures.Monitors regulatory business licenses and taxes, property taxes, contractual arrangements and other regulatory reporting requirements are completed and/or paid on a timely basis.Maintains service level agreements with internal customers.Ensures required communications and information reporting to business units and other clients is prepared and distributed in an accurate and timely manner.Ensures timely and accurate completion of ad-hoc requests including timely communication and responsiveness to requests.Assists in implementation, communication and enforcement of management directives, policies and procedures.Assists accountants and clerks in resolving issues or difficulties in the performance of their work, knowing when issues should be escalated.Periodically reviews and edit documented work procedures and responsibility grids to ensure they accurately reflect work being done. Suggest updates to department policies to reflect actual practices.Recommends new work procedures to Manager and identify potential improvements to work-flow involved in posting, summarizing, verifying, recording, balancing, reviewing and correcting transactions.Manages, participate and provide support to accomplish projects for systems implementations and/or processes related improvements for internally or externally initiated projects to ensure that GA requirements are met and/or work efficiently enhanced.Assists with the selection and hiring process for accountants and clerks for team.Ensures new team employees are appropriate processes and trained, ensuring that all new hire orientation processes have been completed.Maintains deep knowledge of team functions and ensure all team members are adequately trained to effectively and efficiently perform their assigned tasks.Initiates and participate in employee recognition activitiesAssists in preparing and delivering performance evaluations and discipline or development activities for team accountants and clerks.Performs other job related duties as requested. Required:Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Management or equivalent (combined at least 5 years of experience between relevant college education and specific accounting experience).At least 1 year of specific accounting or finance experience.Excellent customer service skills.Ability to lead and mentor a team.Have interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts.Professional appearance and demeanor.Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays.High School diploma or equivalent.Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms.Preferred:Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Management or IT related field.At least 2 years of supervisory experience.At least 2 years of Gaming industry experience.Intermediate knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), accounting practices and theories.Knowledge and experience with MGM Resorts International financial systems (Infinium, AS400, Showcase Strategy, Cognos Finance, Cognos Bi).Intermediate experience with use of Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Word, Outlook) and financial mainframe applications including ability to import and export data to and from mainframe applications.Previous experience working in a similar resort setting.#LI-DR1

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