Penn National Gaming, Inc.

Senior GL Accountant

Location US-TX-Selma
Job ID
Casino Property
Retama Park
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Accounting & Finance



Don’t just work. Work Happy.


A career in gaming? At Retama Park, we think you'll enjoy an exciting industry, fast paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.

An individual could be successful if they possess the following.

Your daily responsibilities include

- Compiles and analyzes financial information to prepare entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts, documenting business transactions. - Analyzes financial information detailing assets, liabilities, and capital, and prepares balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports to summarize and interpret current and projected company financial position for other managers. - Modifies, documents, and coordinates the accounting system and accounting control procedures. - Prepares and reviews inter-company transactions. - Prepares and reviews standalone financial statements. - Analyzes and documents balance sheet and income statement fluctuations. - Documents and assists in the implementation of Accounting systems and Accounting control procedures. - Reviews the reconciliations prepared by the Staff Accountant. - Makes recommendations regarding the accounting of assets and expenditures. - Conducts studies and submits recommendations for improving the organization's Accounting operation; ensures compliance with GAAP standards. - Responsible for reconciliation of balance sheet accounts and preparation of month-end and adjusting journal entries. - Assists with SEC disclosure preparation. - Assists in inventory and fixed asset reconciliation. - Assists in management and implementation of capital budget within property-specific guidelines. - Enthusiastically supports, actively promotes, and demonstrates superior customer service in accordance with departmental and company standards and programs.  - Responsible for ensuring regulatory compliance within area of authority and reporting potential issues to management. - Maintains strict confidentiality in all company matters.

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

- Bachelor's degree (B.S.) in Accounting, Finance, or related field from accredited four-year college or university and three (3) to five (5) years of related experience required; or equivalent combination of education and experience. - Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills; must be fluent and literate in English. - Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality and professionalism. - Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.) and have knowledge of financial software systems. - Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. - Must have excellent organizational and time management skills. - Ability to maintain a high level of energy and take a proactive and strategic approach to dealing with issues. - Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. - Ability to obtain support for ideas and actions from subordinates, peers, or superiors in order to accomplish a task or goal. - Must have strong decision-making and problem-solving skills. - Ability to respond calmly and make rational decisions in stressful situations. - Ability to meet deadlines and effectively manage multiple priorities in a demanding work environment. - Must have the ability to interact with guests, staff, and colleagues and resolve problems and conflicts in a diplomatic and tactful manner. - Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively with team members at all levels of the organization.

Something to leave you with

Whether you prefer being at the center of it all or working behind the scenes, there’s a role for you at Penn National Gaming. We are a growing company but as big as we are, we still feel like family.  The areas of career opportunity with Penn are ideal for just about any skill set.  Our company wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment anywhere within the organization.

Equal Opportunity Employer



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