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Accounting Assistant

Company: Palisades Tahoe
Location: Reno
Posted on: May 22, 2023

Job Description:

Please note, this position is located at Palisades Tahoe Resort in Olympic Valley, CA Year Round About Palisades Tahoe Palisades Tahoe is the largest ski resort in the Lake Tahoe region, boasting 6,000 skiable acres across eight peaks. The more than 70-year-old resort celebrates a rich history as the host of the 1960 Winter Olympics, the Spring Skiing Capital, and home mountain to dozens of Olympic and World Cup athletes across multiple snow sports. With an average annual snowfall of 400 inches, Palisades Tahoe frequently operates the longest ski and snowboard season in Lake Tahoe. The European-inspired Village at Palisades Tahoe offers year-round events and over 50 bars, restaurants, and boutiques, many of which are locally owned and operated. Palisades Tahoe is on the Ikon Pass, which offers access to 47 international ski destinations. In 2021 the resort changed its name, trading in a harmful slur for a name that better reflects its values and legacy. Visit the Palisades Tahoe website or call 1.800.403.0206 to learn more. You can also visit us on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Vimeo. A Great Job and Benefits to Match: Free skiing riding privileges to 14 iconic resorts including Palisades Tahoe, Mammoth Mountain, Steamboat, Solitude and more 401(k) plan with generous company match Free lift tickets, plus 50% off lift tickets 25%-50% discount at Food & Beverage locations at Palisades Tahoe 30% discount at Palisades Tahoe operated retail stores, including The North Face, Oakley and more Employee Assistance Program (EAP) To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties. Applicants must be 18 years of age. Job Summary: The Accounting Assistant Manager, in partnership with the Accounting Manager, supports all daily functions of the Accounting team, including invoice review, payment processing, and follow up with Alterra Mountain Company (AMC) home office to ensure standards for timeliness and accuracy are met. The Assistant Manager is also responsible for addressing, researching, and correcting issues related to payment and GL coding discrepancies. This includes analyzing general ledger expense postings when variances to budgeted figures arise. Essential Job Responsibilities/Duties/Tasks include the following; other duties may be assigned: Implement and maintain policies and procedures to ensure accuracy and timeliness. Manage accounts payable and accounts receivable functions, oversee daily invoice volumes, and ensure that review and processing are completed within established department guidelines. Maintain ownership of accounts payable shared email inbox. Review and approve accounting transactions and journal entries. Correspond with department heads to ensure correct invoicing & payments. Provide guidance and support to other departments on financial matters. Interface with AMC shared services team concerning invoice processing, approval, coding, and payment status. Communicate with vendors, suppliers and customers to ensure timely payments. Support AMC and outside audit firm in annual year-end audit. Assist the Accounting Manager in supervising a team of 4-5 employees, including interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. Supervise revenue audit and cash/treasury functions and assist the Cash Office Manager with supervisory responsibilities as needed. Enforce safety and data privacy standards in accordance with company policies and procedures. Competencies and Job Requirements: Required: Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and can effectively interact with all levels of the organization. Demonstrates strong organizational and problem-solving skills and can effectively manage multiple tasks. Capable of establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with colleagues and stakeholders. Possesses strong analytical and interpersonal skills. Proficient in basic accounting principles, including knowledge of debits and credits. Capable of efficiently allocating resources to meet deadlines and effectively multitasking and prioritizing. Can adapt quickly to changing priorities and can work well under pressure. Possesses exceptional organizational skills with a strong attention to detail. Highly self-motivated, works well independently and as part of a team. Education and Experience: Required: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or a related field. Three to four years of progressively responsible experience in an accounting or finance-related role. Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel, including pivot tables, VLOOKUP, dynamic links, and index matching. Knowledge of financial analysis and reporting. Preferred Experience with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Accounting Software. Experience with Business Intelligence software performing analytical queries. Experience with RTP, SMS, and/or the ski resort industry. The base hourly pay range below represents the low and high end of the Palisades Tahoe Resort, LLC's hourly pay range for this position. Actual pay will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to experience, education, training, location, merit system, quantity or quality of production, responsibilities, and regular and/or necessary travel. The range listed is just one component of Palisades Tahoe Resort, LLC's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include short-term and long-term incentives and many region-specific benefits. Base hourly pay range: $24.86 - $32.31 per hour Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk, talk, see, and hear. Sits for extended periods of time at a computer station or work desk; stands and walks regularly throughout the day; uses hands and fingers to operate computers and office equipment for up to 8 hours each day; lifts up to 10 pounds regularly; exposed to typical office environment conditions and noise levels. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perceptions and the ability to adjust focus. Working Conditions: Indoor/Outdoor: While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to outside weather conditions. Hazardous Materials/Noise: The noise level in the work place is usually moderate. Equipment Used in Job: General office equipment

Keywords: Palisades Tahoe, Reno , Accounting Assistant, Accounting, Auditing , Reno, Nevada

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