Job: Accountant

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Job Description

This position is responsible for accurately and efficiently performing many accounting functions of the enterprise.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Applies principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepares financial reports by performing the following duties: compiles and analyzes financial information to prepare entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts, and documenting transactions.
  • Analyzes financial information detailing assets, liabilities, and capital, and prepares balance sheet and other reports to summarize current and projected financial position.
  • Reconciles the General Ledger and Balance Sheet for purposes of accurate reporting on enterprise financial statements.  
  • Develops and distributes various financial information to directors, the executive vice president of finance, chief executive officer, board of directors, entities of the tribal council and others as directed.
  • Performs inquiries and researches as necessary of all deposit accounts.
  • Works with enterprise departments to resolve deposit discrepancies as they occur
  • Performs other special projects and duties as assigned.

Skills / Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED and two (2) years of accounting, bookkeeping or related experience.
  • Must possess excellent customer service skills, strong professional etiquette, and be a self-starter with the ability to multitask, follow-up and complete tasks in a timely manner with minimum supervision.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships as well as to gain the cooperation of patrons, employees, and fellow staff members.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug/alcohol test and agree to maintain a Drug-Free Workplace as a condition of employment.
  • Must pass a full background check to be certified/licensed prior to employment.
  • Must be able to work in a smoking environment.

Important Notes

There are suitability standards that all applicants must meet in order to obtain employment with Gila River Gaming Enterprises, Inc.  Applicants who have felonies, warrants, outstanding tickets, shoplifting or theft convictions will be ineligible for employment.