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Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians Watersmeet, MI

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $60,000 to $80,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
Job Description
RESPONSIBILITIES: • Provide excellent Guest Service to guests, internal and external, through active guest engagement and positive attitude. • Hire, train, mentor, administer corrective action, and terminate members of the accounting team as needed. • Maintain a working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles • Assist the Director of Finance with reviewing and approving all purchasing transactions and payment requests in the accounting information system • Ensure monthly reconciliations are completed timely and accurately including various balance sheet accounts and bank reconciliations.• Reconcile the local government A/P account (2%) to ensure accurate gaming distributions are made to local units of government. Work with the Tribal Treasurer to ensure timely payments are properly approved and disbursed. • Prepare and submit NIGC Gaming reports on a quarterly basis. • Ensure the timely and accurate filing of W2-G, 1042 jackpots and 1099 prize winnings with the appropriate regulatory agencies • Prepare financial reports and analysis as requested by the Director of Finance and/or the PEFC. • Prepare the accounting department budget. Assist other directors and managers with their budgets as needed. Assist the Director of Finance as requested to help prepare and present the annual budget for approval. • Respond to department director and executive management questions regarding purchases, budgets, capital expenditures or other accounting related issues. • Assist the Director of Finance in completing the annual external financial statement audit efficiently and timely. Coordinate submission of MICS agreed upon procedures requests for information. Assist in the completion of the internal audit with Lac Vieux Desert’s Gaming Regulatory Commission. Respond to all auditor requests timely and professionally. • Manage user accounts in the accounting information system and help resolve any user access issues. • Provide leadership, guidance and oversight to the Cage/Vault and Drop departments. Ensure the departments are operating efficiently and managers have the resources needed to be successful. • All other duties as directed by the Director of Finance. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting. • Minimum 6 years of accounting experience in positions with progressively increasing responsibility. • Minimum 3 years of prior management/supervisory experience. • Demonstrated experience working with accounting information systems. • Proficient in Microsoft Office including, Excel and Word. • Strong knowledge of and adherence to generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). • Must possess excellent communication, organizational, and analytical skills. • Must be able to effectively set and manage multiple priorities. • Ability to comprehend, interpret and implement instructions, policies and/or regulations • Must pass background checks and other pre-employment screenings necessary to receive and maintain a Gaming License. Employment Type: Full Time Years Experience: 5 - 10 years Salary: $60,000 - $80,000 Annual Bonus/Commission: No

Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians

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Watersmeet, MI
49969 USA

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