Vinik Sports Group is seeking a Staff Accountant to join the Accounting Department. This role is a full-time position working from our main offices at the Amalie Arena. The successful candidate will embody the core values in support of the company’s mission to entertain, inspire and unite by winning the right way.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate month-end, quarter-end and year-end close tasks.

  • Assist in completion of annual audit.

  • Prepare and input journal entries and update month-end supporting schedules (i.e. balance sheet reconciliations).

  • Daily Box Office Sales Journals and Cash Receipts journals

  • Prepare select event settlements & hockey game journals.

  • Assist in the implementation of an upgraded accounting system.

  • Assist with developing and maintaining standard operating procedures for accounting processes when applicable

  • Provide financial reporting as requested by supervisor

  • Apply Federal, State, and local laws and regulations pertaining to accounting and auditing work.

  • Complete special projects as assigned by supervisor.

  • Ability to work nights and weekends (event driven) as this position settle shows with promoters.

  • Work within the accounting team and overall be a team player in the company, while also developing working relationships with external departments.


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance required.

  • 1-3 years of related experience required.

  • Strong knowledge of GAAP.

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills.

  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office, specifically Excel.

  • Ability to proactively identify issues and areas of improvement.

  • Ability to work extended hours and weekends as needed to accommodate monthly, quarterly, and year-end closings.

  • Ability to discretely handle confidential matters and information.

  • Strong attention to detail, excellent planning skills, and ability to meet deadlines.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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