Senior Accounting Manager - Financial Reporting


: $105,090.00 - $169,860.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Accounting

Our Exciting Work Environment

This position will be based out of Delaware North's new global headquarters, a state-of-the-art, 12-story, mixed-use building in downtown Buffalo, N.Y. The headquarters facility, reflective of our values, integrates the latest advances in environmental, energy conservation and office design.

The Opportunity

The Sr. Accounting Manager for Financial Reporting provides oversight and accountability of the monthly accounting close process, annual consolidated financial audits, financial statement audits conducted in accordance with IFRS or other international accounting standards and other accounting functions for Delaware North and each of its subsidiaries. The role also manages and mitigates company risks by implementing appropriate controls and processes to successfully perform the aforementioned procedures. The role manages corporate financial reporting functions including the monthly executive reporting package and annual audited financial statement issuance ensuring compliance with US GAAP and lender covenant requirements.


  • Govern and manage Delaware North's chart of accounts in accordance with reporting requirements and business needs
  • Functional management of Delaware North's PeopleSoft-Financials Real Estate Management (REM) as related to leasing. Development of appropriate internal controls related to processes and procedures and monitoring compliance with company policies and other requirements related to REM. Key Contact person with outside technical support team including identifying issues and testing solutions.
  • Manage external consultants toward preparation and review of Australian income tax provisions and related accounting in compliance with both US GAAP and IFRS; perform related valuation and realizability assessments and review findings with Exec Mgmt; work directly with external consultants BDO to facilitate Australian tax requests related to Delaware North's US income tax returns.
  • Trouble shoot unit/subsidiary accounting questions and issues and suggest proper accounting treatments.
  • Manage Australian accounting needs for insurance claim documentation and accounting, GST or other tax initiatives, asset impairment analyses and other Australian focused projects
  • Manage the preparation of monthly consolidated financial statements in accordance with US GAAP.
  • Manage the external audit process of DN, each of its subsidiaries and certain units.
  • Manage DN's automated system for business consolidations.
  • Perform ad-hoc tasks and projects as needed.
  • Train and manage staff toward preparation of Australian compliance reporting; manage the annual external audit workflow for both US based and Australian based auditors and consultants; manage the preparation of multiple financial statements and their audit in accordance with both US GAAP and IFRS requirements.
  • Prepare presentations on key accounting issues and present to group at Subsidiary Controller Conferences, as requested.


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting (or related) required.
  • 6+ years' progressive accounting and supervisory experience required.
  • CPA required
  • Ability to supervise staff toward timely and accurate completion of assigned tasks. Independent problem solving and analytical abilities coupled with good troubleshooting skills. Ability to communicate clearly and concisely across management and staff levels and with international management and consultants.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting policies and procedures, US GAAP and ability to learn and apply Australian IFRS.
  • Strong automated system skills required with ability to independently learn automated system functionality. Proficiency in Microsoft Excel; experience with PeopleSoft Financials preferred and ability to learn financial system functionality.
Who We Are

Take your career beyond the ordinary-to the extraordinary.

At Delaware North, you'll love where you work, who you work with, and how your day unfolds. Whether it's in sporting venues, casinos, airports, national parks, iconic hotels, or premier restaurants, there's no telling where your career can ultimately take you. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, stability and growth. If you have drive and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision, grow with us.

Delaware North is one of the largest and most admired, privately-held hospitality companies in the world. Founded and owned by the Jacobs family for nearly 100 years, it is a global leader in hospitality and food service with operations in the sports, travel hospitality, restaurants and catering, parks, resorts, gaming and specialty retail industries. Delaware North has annual revenue exceeding $3 billion with 60,000 employee associates. To learn more, visit .

All applicants will be subject to a pre-employment background check and may be subject to a pre-employment drug test depending upon the position and/or client requirements.

Delaware North Companies, Incorporated and its subsidiaries consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Delaware North is an equal opportunity employer.


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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