About AMB Sports and Entertainment AMB Sports & Entertainment is part of the Blank Family of Businesses comprised of the National Football League’s Atlanta Falcons, Major League Soccer’s Atlanta United FC, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, and AMBSE Ventures.
About Atlanta Falcons
The Atlanta Falcons are a professional American football club and member of the National Football League (NFL). The team’s headquarters and practice facility are located on a 50-acre site in Flowery Branch, Georgia. The Falcons’ NFL expansion franchise was awarded in 1965 and acquired by current owner Arthur M. Blank in 2002. Under Blank’s leadership, the Falcons have become one of the League’s premier teams on and off the field, playing their home games at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. For more information, visit www.atlantafalcons.com, and follow @AtlantaFalcons.
About Atlanta United
Atlanta United joined Major League Soccer in 2017 and won the 2018 MLS Cup in just its second season, the earliest an expansion team has won the title since 1998. The club has set multiple league records including season tickets sales (36,000-plus), single-season average (53,002) and total home attendance (901,033). Owned by Arthur M. Blank, Atlanta United plays its home matches at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. For more information about Atlanta United, including how to purchase season tickets, visit: www.atlutd.com, and follow @ATLUTD.
About Mercedes-Benz Stadium
Opened in August 2017, Mercedes-Benz Stadium is a world-class sports and entertainment venue in downtown Atlanta and home to the National Football League’s Atlanta Falcons and Major League Soccer’s Atlanta United. The multi-purpose stadium was named the 2019 Sports Facility of the Year and is host to major sports and entertainment events, including the 2026 World Cup, the 2018 and 2025 College Football Playoff National Championships, the 2018 MLS Cup, and Super Bowl LIII. Mercedes-Benz Stadium is the first professional sports stadium in North America to achieve LEED Platinum Certification and the first stadium worldwide to achieve TRUE Platinum Certification for zero waste by the United States Green Building Council. Mercedes-Benz Stadium is proud to be collaborating with naming rights partner Mercedes-Benz and twelve founding partners including Coca-Cola, Equifax, The Home Depot, Novelis, SCANA Energy, Truist, IBM, Georgia Power, American Family Insurance, Global Payments, and Ticketmaster.
Our Ideal Candidates
Actively Listen – Take an active role in listening by being present in the moment, using healthy body language, and ensuring joint understanding. When we read between the lines and hear what others are saying and what they are not saying, we encounter amazing opportunities to go the extra mile in serving them.
Collaborate – Realize that we are better together than we are alone. We achieve much better results when others have the opportunity to add their diverse perspectives. Be open to feedback and actively seek input from a variety of people at varying levels because the best ideas come from those who are closest to those we serve.
Engage in Servant Leadership – Put others ahead of yourself even when it’s difficult. Find opportunities to lead by example in the way you pitch in and help others. Giving back to others is at the heart of what we do.
Build Relationships – Cultivate trust in relationships by showing respect and sensitivity. Invest time in helping others to continuously improve by listening to their ideas and helping them to continuously improve.
Own Results – Own issues you encounter even when they are outside of your area of responsibility by taking action or seeking out the needed resolution. You are empowered and expected to take risks aimed at exceeding the expectations of our guests. Take advantage of this rare opportunity by utilizing available resources.
The Accounts Payable Specialist is responsible for daily accounts payable and expense reimbursement operations for multiple companies.
This position will report to the AP Manager of AMB Sports & Entertainment and will ensure that all procedures are being followed and that vendors are being paid timely. This position will handle duties as outlined below.
Roles and Responsibilities
Process vendor payments for multiple entities using the automated invoicing system, Concur, as well as occasional manual checks processed from Great Plains.
Process associate expense reports using Concur while ensuring reimbursements adhere to company policies.
Review the invoice entry process to ensure proper coding, invoice approval and timeliness.
Research and identify corrective actions for problem invoices, including process changes, if necessary.
Maintain vendor records and files (historical and current).
Partner with payroll staff on annual 1099 filing process.
Report and remit sales and use tax for multiple organizations.
Build strong cross functional partnerships to resolve processing issues with all internal departments.
Partner in the development, implementation, and maintenance of systems, procedures, and policies to ensure adherence to company guidelines and streamline workflow.
Prepare any reconciliation associated with AP and serve as primary contact for payable requests.
Collaborate on other projects or duties as needed.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
Minimum 2 years of experience utilizing Concur Expense
Minimum 2 years of experience utilizing Concur Invoice (or similar automated accounts payable system).
Experience in a multi-company accounts payable processing environment.
Working knowledge of Great Plains or similar accounting system.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (excel and word).
Well organized, highly motivated, and self-directed individual who is a team player.
Ability to maintain strict confidentiality; Positive, high energy attitude
Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to work well with internal and external customers
Excellent time management skills