Wellington International, the world's premiere destination for equestrian enthusiasts, is seeking an experienced and dynamic Director of Accounting & Financial Reporting.
Reporting directly to the CFO you will be responsible for the accounting and financial reporting activities for various divisions/ business units, as well as planning, forecasting, research, and analysis.
Other responsibilities include directing and overseeing the preparation and distribution of all periodic financial statements: month-end close, quarterly, and year-end close. Ensure that reports, filings, and documentation comply with company’s regulations, professional standards, and GAAP reporting guidelines.
Responsible for developing/implementing internal controls in accordance with company policies, procedures, and workflows. Drive process improvements to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of the accounting and financial reporting function.
Provides financial projections by coordinating budget/forecast preparation, collecting, analyzing, and advising departments on the collection and analysis of data.
Working with external auditors.
The ideal candidate must possess strong technical skills in U.S. GAAP and regulatory requirements. Furthermore,
- Large ERP experience is a must. Microsoft Business Central or Net Suite experience, a plus.
- Ability to adapt to multiple demands and shifting/competing priorities.
- Proven ability to motivate others and convey information in a clear, concise manner.
- Excellent communication and leadership skills, with the ability to manage and develop a high-performing accounting team.
- Organized and detail-oriented with the ability to multi-task and prioritize responsibilities.
Minimum of 8 years of progressive mix in public/private accounting and reporting experience.
Must have a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited university or college. Active CPA certification required. On-site location at Wellington, FL 33414.
Excellent compensation and benefit packages that include Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(K), Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off, Health Insurance, Life Insurance.
- Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
- Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.
- Must be able to travel as needed.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Equestrian Sport Productions is an equal opportunity employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, gender, age, ancestry, national origin, mental or physical disability or medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity, or expression, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected under federal, state, or local law.
Equestrian Sport Productions participates in E-Verify. All offers of employment are contingent upon completing and passing the compliance process.
Wellington International (former PBIEC) is America's most recognized equestrian sporting venue with 160-acres of world-class facilities, nestled in the heart of the American Equestrian paradise Wellington FL and home of the Winter Equestrian Festival which draws elite riders from all over the world.
At Wellington International during off season we employee over 170 employees and during season (January through March) we employee over 500 employees.
At Wellington International, we are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace. So, if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.