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Job listing closed on 18 Jan 2024
17 Aug 2022

Senior Accountant

🇺🇸 Brooklyn, NY, USA
Full Time
2+ years exp.
US$80,000 – US$90,000 per year

BSE Global seeks a highly motivated self-starter with an unparalleled work ethic. The Senior Accountant is responsible for managing and booking various journal entries related to month-end close for the Brooklyn Nets, Long Island Nets, and Nets Gaming Crew, as well as performing other general accounting duties as assigned. This position reports directly to the Accounting Manager. Significant interaction, and at times working directly, with the Director and the Head of Finance and Accounting.


  • Responsible for reviewing and approving vendor bills and ensuring that coding is accurate for general ledger reporting.

  • Perform bank reconciliations and a series of other balance sheet reconciliations as assigned;

  • Ensure a timely & accurate month-end and year-end close;

  • Provide information for fiscal year audit and any interim audits as required;

  • Prepare schedules for NBA reporting related to Basketball Related Income (for purposes of salary cap) and Combined Financial Statements (for purposes of revenue share). Participate in audit of these reports performed by the NBA and the NBA Players Association;

  • Prepare other journal entries and duties as required

  • Provide training to new and existing staff as required;

  • Support CFO and Head of Department of Finance & Accounting with special projects as needed;

  • Obtain and maintain a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure;

  • Analyze and record all monthly activity related to assigned accounts;

  • Participate in monthly results meetings with finance leaders as well certain department heads;


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and CPA preferred;

  • Minimum of 3+ years of experience working in Finance or Accounting department;

  • Public Accounting experience preferred;

  • Prior experience in managing staff;

  • Background in sports and/or entertainment preferred;


  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and be highly skilled in dealing with financial and numerical data;

  • Prior experience with NetSuite Financial System a plus;

  • Must be able to understand and explain accounting principles, as well as understand financial statements;

  • Keen attention to detail, strong conflict resolution, problem solving and decision-making skills;

  • Flexible and reliable standout colleague, always acting in the best interest of their department and the company as a whole

  • Ability to create and maintain productive, positive relationships through strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrates a strong ability to manage one’s own time and prioritize tasks when given clearly defined goals and objectives;


$80,000 - $90,000

Work Environment

Works primarily in an office environment.

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (“EEO”) Employer. It has been and will continue to be a fundamental policy of the Company not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, gender identity, transgender status, pregnancy, marital status, partnership status, domestic violence victim status, sexual orientation, age, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, veteran or military status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic prohibited by federal, state or local laws.