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Staff Accountant

FanDuel

FanDuel

Accounting & Finance
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, May 11, 2024

ABOUT FANDUEL

FanDuel Group (“FanDuel") is an innovative sports-tech entertainment company that is changing the way consumers engage with their favorite sports, teams, and leagues. The premier gaming destination in the United States, FanDuel consists of a portfolio of leading brands across gaming, sports betting, daily fantasy sports, advance-deposit wagering, and TV/media.

FanDuel has a presence across all 50 states with approximately 17 million customers and 28 retail locations. FanDuel is based in New York with offices in New Jersey , Georgia, California, Oregon, Canada and Scotland.

Its networks FanDuel TV and FanDuel+ are broadly distributed on linear cable television and through its relationships with leading direct-to-consumer over-the-top platforms.

FanDuel Group is a subsidiary of Flutter Entertainment plc, the world's largest sports betting and gaming operator with a portfolio of globally recognized brands and traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: FLUT).

THE ROSTER

At FanDuel, we give fans a new and innovative way to interact with their favorite games, sports and teams. We’re dedicated to building a winning team and we pride ourselves on being able to make every moment mean more, especially when it comes to your career. So, what does “winning” look like at FanDuel? It’s recognition for your hard-earned results, a culture that brings out your best work—and a roster full of talented coworkers. Make no mistake, we are here to win, but we believe in winning right. That means we’ll never compromise when it comes to looking out for our teammates. From creatives professionals to cutting edge technology innovators, FanDuel offers a wide range of career opportunities, best in class benefits, and the tools to explore and grow into your best selves. At FanDuel, our principle of “We Are One Team” runs through all our offices across the globe, and you can expect to be a part of an exciting company with many opportunities to grow and be successful.

THE POSITION
Our roster has an opening with your name on it

FanDuel is looking for a Staff Accountant to join our finance team. This person will possess excellent communication and high attention to detail. This person will serve as a leader and communicator between the finance team and other internal / external stakeholders.

THE GAME PLAN
Everyone on our team has a part to play

  • Prepare, post and reconcile period end closing journal entries for P&L and balance sheet accounts
  • Provide Actual vs Budget analysis on key business areas
  • Review general ledger for proper coding
  • Maintain accrual schedules (Accrued Expenses, Fixed Assets, Prepaid, etc.) monthly
  • Assist in building schedules, processes, reconciliations and flux analysis
  • Assist with the implementation of best practices to simplify, standardize and scale our business
  • Work with management to document accounting processes and internal controls
  • Work effectively cross-functionally in order to prepare closing entries and to anticipate changes to processes
  • Work with management on monthly, quarterly, and annual closing activities; P&L and balance sheet analysis for various general ledger accounts
  • Assist with requests from internal and external auditors
  • Provide financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data to support key decision making
  • Provide necessary reporting on financial data, ensuring all requested reporting (ad-hoc and routine) are completed in a timely manner and contain accurate information
  • Identify process improvement opportunities for processes and reporting

THE STATS
What we're looking for in our next teammate

  • Minimum 2 years of experience preferred
  • CPA qualified preferred
  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in performing all essential duties and strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team environment with a variety of individuals in a constructive and collaborative manner
  • Exceptional organizational and communication skills, including the ability to effectively present information to various levels of an organization
  • High level of energy and the desire to work in a fast-changing working environment
  • Proven ability to succeed in a fast paced and constantly changing environment while managing to tight deadlines
  • Strong Excel skills, and be comfortable with large data volume
  • Apply US GAAP to research and solve complex transactions

PLAYER BENEFITS
We treat our team right

From our many opportunities for professional development to our generous insurance and paid leave policies, we’re committed to making sure our employees get as much out of FanDuel as we ask them to give. Competitive compensation is just the beginning. As part of our team, you can expect:

  • An exciting and fun environment committed to driving real growth
  • Opportunities to build really cool products that fans love
  • Mentorship and professional development resources to help you refine your game
  • Be well, save well and live well - with FanDuel Total Rewards your benefits are one highlight reel after another

FanDuel is an equal opportunities employer and we believe, as one of our principal states, “We Are One Team!” We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, Veteran status, or another other characteristic protected by state, local or federal law. We believe FanDuel is strongest and best able to compete if all employees feel valued, respected, and included. We want our team to include diverse individuals because diversity of thought, diversity of perspectives, and diversity of experiences leads to better performance. Having a diverse and inclusive workforce is a core value that we believe makes FanDuel stronger and more competitive as One Team!

The applicable salary range for this position is $30.77 - $38.46, which is dependent on a variety of factors including relevant experience, location, business needs and market demand. This role may offer the following benefits: medical, vision, and dental insurance; life insurance; disability insurance; a 401(k) matching program; among other employee benefits. This role may also be eligible for short-term or long-term incentive compensation, including, but not limited to, cash bonuses and stock program participation. This role includes paid personal time off and 14 paid company holidays. FanDuel offers paid sick time in accordance with all applicable state and federal laws.