Who are we hiring?

Assist the MSG Sports Accounting department with monthly closes. This role will prepare detailed balance sheet and income statement account analyses and also assist with preparation of audit requests as directed.

What will you do?

  • Provide timely and detailed monthly/quarterly Balance Sheet and Profit & Loss account analysis as assigned, including substantiation of account balances, and recommend adjusting journal entries, where needed. Most schedules are used for internal, external, and tax purposes.

  • Assist with completion of monthly closes, including but not limited to monthly preparation of journal entries;

  • Assist with preparation of audit deliverables as directed.

  • Assist with league reporting and audits as requested.

  • Assist with external reporting requirements including preparation and review of schedules supporting 10-K / 10-Q footnotes.

  • Recommend/improve company-wide utilization of financial systems and digital technologies to enhance accuracy, efficiency, and timeliness of reporting.

  • Support accounting group day-to-day activities and complete special projects in an accurate and timely manner, as assigned.

What do you need to succeed?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field

  • Minimum 2 to 3 years public accounting experience in a large sized / “Big 4” firm preferred but not required and/or in a large corporate environment

  • CPA a plus

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Proficient in Excel spreadsheet modeling along with all MS Office platforms (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint & Excel)

  • Experience in reviewing 10-K / 10-Q financial statements a plus

  • Experience in building and/or utilizing data transformation tools a plus

  • Effective written and oral communications skills

Why is MSG for me?

Madison Square Garden Sports Corp. (MSG Sports) is a leading professional sports company, with a collection of assets that includes: the New York Knicks (NBA) and the New York Rangers (NHL); two development league teams – the Westchester Knicks (NBAGL) and the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL); and esports teams through Counter Logic Gaming, a leading North American esports organization, and Knicks Gaming, an NBA 2K League franchise. MSG Sports also operates two professional sports team performance centers – the MSG Training Center in Greenburgh, NY and the CLG Performance Center in Los Angeles, CA. More information is available at

We invite you to create an exceptional career at MSG

At MSG, we recognize the importance of upskilling employees’ talents and strengths so they can drive their careers forward. We are proud to offer a robust set of tools and resources to help employees understand their interests and purpose, harness their talents and obtain the skills they need to reach the next step in their careers. Growth and longevity for our employees are top priorities here.

We value diversity and are looking for extraordinary employees of all backgrounds

At MSG we value diversity and are looking for extraordinary employees of all backgrounds! MSG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, sexual and reproductive health choices, national origin, citizenship, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. In addition to federal law mandates, MSG complies with all applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in all locations and will consider requests for reasonable accommodations as required.