Controller

Overview

On Site
Depends on Experience
Full Time

Skills

Controller
Casino/Gaming industry

Job Details

Job Description:

Role: Controller

Location: Towaoc, CO

Job type: Full Time/Permanent

Position Summary

Accountable for the accurate and timely preparation, analysis, control and distribution of casino financial information, statements, records and reports as directed; insuring for the overall care, control and management of casino assets, revenue, funds, in accordance with standard operating procedures, tribal and state gaming regulations, federal and state regulations, tribal/state compact and governing regulations, casino minimum internal controls (MICS); departmental policies and procedures and generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

General Expectations

  • Actively participate in staff, strategic planning, and interdepartmental meetings as requested. Contribute to the business strategy by identifying, prioritizing, building and/or recommending improvements in organizational capabilities, behaviors, structures, and processes.
  • Approach business and personnel decisions and actions guided by sound personal and professional ethics and common sense; consistently behave in ways that reflect a commitment the Casino?s principles, values, mission, strategies, and objectives and promotes integrity, respect, accountability, passion, dedication and fun.
  • Learn and maintain knowledge of applicable gaming regulatory and Casino policies and procedures.
  • Learn quickly and act independently when the situation requires; recognizing the need and taking appropriate action without prompting or being reminded.
  • Actively attend to, convey, and understand the comments and questions of others.
  • Present a professional and courteous manner and work within a team environment.
  • Willing to work extended hours, irregular schedules and all shifts including weekends and holidays. Able to maintain a reliable and dependable work presence.
  • Promote positive public/employee relations at all times, maintain composure and build relationships with guests/team members that encourage repeat patronage and positive word-of-mouth; to adhere to Casino standards for superior guest service.
  • Remain current and maintain professional contacts regarding accounting and financial trends, issues, and legal changes. Attend seminars, educational workshops, classes and conferences as approved; review professional publications and establish professional networks and relationships. Attend required in-house training programs and pass applicable testing requirements.
  • Organize time and resources effectively; function effectively and efficiently under pressure (time/demand) of projects and/or multiple tasks requirements; identify priorities; meet deadlines; handle stressful situations during busy periods; and work in a demanding/non-consistent environment.
  • Maintain professional grooming and appearance (attire) and act as a role model according established grooming/appearance policies.
  • Maintain the confidentiality of all privileged information and records pertinent to the nature of the work.
  • Create an atmosphere of fun for all casino guests.
  • Perform other duties and projects as assigned.

Recruitment and Selection Criteria

  • BA/BS 4-year degree (required) in accounting, finance, or related field from an accredited institution. MBA or related advanced degree a plus.
  • Five (5) plus years of recent financial/accounting experience including significant revenue audit and cage cash management responsibilities, and GL in a systems-based environment.
  • Gaming experience required.
  • Fundamental knowledge of GAAP accounting principles; Anti-Money Laundering / Title 31 requirements, and knowledge of accounting and financial principles and practices and reporting.
  • Strong computer skills and proficiency in relevant accounting software - Dynamics GP a plus ; MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PP).
  • Knowledge/Experience with AR, AP, FA/PA a plus.
  • Knowledge/Experience of state/federal statutes regarding accounting and financial requirements.

Thanks and Regards,

Vinothini