Posted: Friday, May 12, 2017 3:03 PM
Job Description Summary: We are seeking a Senior Analyst - Technical Reporting & Research for our Corporate Accounting department to assist with certain day-to-day technical accounting functions for the organization. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Leads the communication of new accounting guidance, present findings and analyze impacts to senior management Maintain and monitor significant developments in GAAP and SEC rules, research technical accounting issues, reach conclusions regarding accounting and present findings Draft accounting policies and memos, as necessary Research technical accounting issues for local/divisional accounting guidance Leads the development and presentation of training on new accounting literature for divisional finance Prepares the statements of cash flows for Company’s filings Review any new and existing hedge accounting and derivative contracts Maintains the equity-based compensation accounting for stock options and restricted stock awards Compile, draft and review Weighted Average Shares Outstanding (WASO) and Earnings Per Share (EPS) calculations Prepares and reviews the annual impairment assessment of goodwill Prepares and reviews the annual impairment assessment of long-lived assets Coordinate with independent auditors to facilitate a successful audit and provide documentation requests as necessary Maintain SOX controls Responsible to coordinate training and CPE Skills & Qualities Desired : Strong written and verbal communication skills. Multi-task oriented. Strong analytical skills. Ability to research accounting literature and reach conclusions. Strong organization skills. Education & Knowledge Desired: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. Public accounting experience preferred Three to five years accounting experience preferably with 1 recent year of technical accounting experience. CPA certification a plus. Oracle, BPC and Certent experience a plus. Company Description Who are we? Live Nation Entertainment is the world's leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, Live Nation Media & Sponsorship and Artist Nation Management. Ticketmaster is the global event ticketing leader with nearly 465 million tickets sold and more than 12,500 clients worldwide. Live Nation Concerts is the largest provider of live entertainment in the world promoting more than 25,500 shows annually for nearly 3,300 artists in 37 countries. Artist Nation Management is one of the world's leading artist management companies, representing more than 350 artists. These businesses power Live Nation Media & Sponsorship to deliver music marketing programs across 900 brands enabling advertisers to tap into the over 63 million fans Live Nation Entertainment delivers annually through its live event and digital platforms. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com. Who are you? Passionate and motivated. Driven, with an entrepreneurial spirit. Resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and committed. At Live Nation Entertainment, our people embrace these qualities, so if this sounds like you then please read on! Applicants for employment in the US must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Live Nation Entertainment strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. HIRING PRACTICES The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
• Location: Houston
• Post ID: 54794038 houston