Careers

Accounting Manager

The American Motorcyclist Association is looking for an Accounting Manager who is responsible for all accounting activities including but not limited to monthly closing and financial statement preparation; Assists external auditors with yearly audit including preparing audit schedules; Performs account research for accounting and other areas of association; Supports CFO with special projects; Supervises staff to ensure completion of accounts payable and receivable functions. Manages data processing staff.

Responsibilities:

  • Directs day-to-day accounting activities (e.g., general ledger, financial reporting)
  • Oversees multitude of accounting activities including general ledger preparation, financial reporting, year-end audit preparation (work papers) and support of budget activities
  • Collaborates with other areas in association to support overall goals and objectives of organization
  • Advises accounting staff regarding handling of accounting issues, and reporting transaction, and work with CFO on financial management of organization
  • Manages staff including assigning work, conducting peformance appraisals, and recommending hire/termination
  • Ensures accounts payable and accounts receivable functions maintain efficiency, integrity and compliance with policies and procedures
  • Acts as accounting software system administrator (i.e., Great Plains) working with internal staff and IT
  • Works with accounting group to ensure accurate and timely month end closing process
  • Advises staff regarding handling of non-routine reporting transactions
  • Works with accounting staff regarding handling of accounting issues, and reporting of transactions
  • Provides support to CFO on financial management of association and special projects
  • Ensures policies & procedure development to allow for efficiency, process improvement, accuracy and compliance with GAAP, SOX and organizational goals
  • Communicates with external and internal contacts including external auditors, consultants and AMA staff Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business or finance is required
  • 5+ years of progressively responsible business and accounting experience
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting aptitude
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
  • Passionate and collaborative team player

Experience with the following is a plus:

  • Personify 360 Association Management System
  • Microsoft Dynamics GP
  • Microsoft SQL Server (DB Design, Transact-SQL Development, Stored Procedure & Query
  • Microsoft Office products

Benefits that include:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Paid vacation
  • Comprehensive medical, dental plan
  • 401(k) plan
  • AMA membership

To Apply:

Please e-mail cover letter and resume to HR@ama-cycle.org. The AMA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.