Founded in 1917, the National Hockey League (NHL®) is the premier professional ice hockey league in the world, and is one of the major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. With more than 600 employees across offices in New York, Toronto and Montreal, the NHL is a global sports and entertainment organization committed to building healthy and vibrant communities using the sport of hockey to celebrate fans of every race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, and socio-economic status. At the NHL, we are looking for dynamic, energetic and impactful individuals who are committed to doing the same by sharing in our philosophy that Hockey is for Everyone – and inclusion belongs on the ice, in the locker rooms, boardrooms and stands.

Benefits to working at National Hockey League include:

  • Medical/ Dental/ Vision insurance effective on the date of hire

  • 401(K) Plan and Defined Contribution Pension Plan

  • Annual Bonus

  • Generous PTO policy

  • Commuter Benefit Program

  • Paid Company Holidays

OVERVIEW The Manager of Finance position, reporting to the Sr. Manager, will be responsible for overseeing the following financial tasks associated with the Tentpole Events businesses of the National Hockey League.


The manager will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Assist in maintaining the operating P&L files, including but not limited to ensuring the current projections and actuals are updated timely and accurately.

  • Record ticket revenues by coordinating with the Events ticketing team to reconcile revenues and cash to the manifest, identifying the applicable sales tax and reconciling applicable service fees.

  • Assist in managing expenses by working with business groups and tracking expenses on a real-time basis to ensure costs adhere to the approved budgeted amount(s).

  • Review and approval of invoice requests; ensure accuracy of invoice, adequate support is included and if necessary, reconcile support to invoice amount

  • Responsible for ensuring a timely and accurate monthly, quarterly and annual financial close; including accruals, recurring journal entries, reconciliations and variance explanations.

  • Establish and manage relationships with both internal departments and external vendors

  • Review Operating files and invoice requests for validity and accuracy.

  • Provide support to external auditors as requested.

  • Build comprehensive models to analyze opportunities.

  • Special projects/other miscellaneous and departmental related duties as assigned


  • Accounting or finance degree from a four-year college or university, preferred.

  • 4+ years of relevant work experience

  • Experience with Canadian HST is a plus

  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills

  • Disciplined, organized and detail oriented with a commitment to accuracy in all tasks

  • Ability to multi-task and handle inquiries from numerous constituents

  • Proficient in MS Excel (Pivot Tables, SumIf formulas, Vlookup, etc.)

Salary Range for this role is $90K to $110K

When applying, please be sure to include a cover letter with your salary expectations for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in this opportunity, however only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. NO EMAILS OR PHONE CALLS PLEASE. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.