Director - Lease Accounting (Corporate)


Bellagio (MGM Resorts - Las Vegas)


Posted Under: Las Vegas, Nevada jobs in Executive; Executive jobs in zipcode 89101
Posted On: 2019-06-14 00:00:00

Location:Las Vegas, Nevada Become one of the stars behind the show and become part of the worlds most powerful entertainment brands. Our Company has one exciting mission: To entertain the human race. The Director of Finance Shared Services ensures that departmental and functional procedures, internal controls, and reporting conform to company procedures, corporate policies, and state and federal regulations and statutes while directing specific areas within the overall department operation. At the Finance Shared Services Center, our mission is delivering service excellence and innovative solutions. We do this through our core values of Teamwork, Integrity, Excellence, Respect and Creativity. We treat each other with mutual respect, we value the contributions of all of our employees and we encourage open communication of ideas, opinions and suggestions. We do not compromise our integrity, even for the sake of profit. The quality of our reputation is just as important as the quality of our resorts. We do not compromise in our efforts to deliver superior service and an exceptional experience to our guests. Manage lease accounting for the Companys real estate and equipment lease population including both operating and capital leases. This position will serve as a lead in the transition to the new lease accounting standard, ASC-842 and lease accounting software. Will work with business partners to serve as a subject matter expert on accounting for leasing activities. Primarily responsible for reviewing current and future lease obligations and providing analysis of the new standard and its financial impact. Responsible for sale-leaseback accounting entries. Will evaluate financial processes and procedures related to lease accounting and make recommendations to improve and transition the processes to the new lease accounting software. - Maintains an understanding of Finance concepts, methods, standards, principles, and technology, and makes sound decisions and recommendations based on that understanding. - Possesses and applies a comprehensive knowledge of current and evolving best practices and industry trends. - Serves as a Finance thought leader and technical resource for the department, division, and/or enterprise. - Supports and applies strategic plan for the Finance Projects Department consistent with the strategic vision of MGM Resorts International Finance Shared Services Center (FSSC). - Has a comprehensive understanding of Finance role, contributes to meeting business objectives, and partners with leaders to set strategic direction of MGM Resorts International. - Guides and influences people, processes, and resources to support the best interests of the business. Builds trusting relationships with business leaders and partners. - Communicates Finance-related concepts efficiently and effectively. - Thinks analytically, focuses on the big picture, and is able to drill into the detail and understand the impact. - Understands how the business works and the upstream and downstream activities that impact and are impacted by Finance. - Adapts to shifting priorities while maintaining focus on the broader business. - Exemplifies and influences others to follow S.H.O.W. service basics. - Perform other job related duties as requested. Required: - Bachelors Degree in a related field (Accounting, Finance, Business Management, etc.), or equivalent experience. - At least 7 years operations experience. - At least 5 years of management experience. - Excellent customer service skills. - Able to lead and mentor a team. - Have interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts. - Professional appearance and demeanor. - Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays. - High school diploma or equivalent. - Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms. Preferred: - Knowledge and experience with MGM Resorts International financial systems (Infinium, Cognos Finance, Cognos Bi). - Previous experience working within the Hospitality/Gaming/Resort industry. - Previous experience working in a Shared Services Environment. - Bilingual, English as the primary or secondary language. - Certifications (CPA, CFE, PMP, CIA, etc.). - Previous experience working in a similar resort setting. #LI-DR1