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2 Apr 2024

Staff Accountant

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Miami Gardens, FL, USA
Full Time
1+ year exp.

Staff Accountant Job Description

Department: Finance & Accounting
Direct Supervisor: Director, Stadium Accounting
Status: Full-time

The Staff Accountant is responsible for supporting the day-to-day functions of the finance and accounting operations of the Miami Dolphins, Hard Rock Stadium, and its related entities. The roles and responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to: full cycle accounting for other entities; event accounting & settlements collaborating with multiple internal departments & external companies; recording various monthly journal entries including reclasses, revenue recognition, prepaid, and accrual items, as needed; maintaining reconciliations while noting and resolving any reconciling items; providing accurate, timely, and relevant recording, and reporting of financial information with a deadline driven close; and documenting processes and sharing knowledge.


  • This is a full-time position based on site at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, FL.

1. Monthly Accounting: Full cycle accounting and monthly financial packages for the below entities:

  1. Miami Dolphins Foundation - Devoted to providing and supporting signature Education, Health, Youth Athletic Programs and Volunteer Activities that inspire and engage communities throughout Florida.
  2. Dolphins Challenge Cancer - The largest fundraising program in the NFL, unites the Miami Dolphins organization, its supporters, and the South Florida community to advance critical cancer research.
  3. 2 Parking Entities - Separate legal entities covering select parking lots.

2. Event Accounting: Miami Open

  • Monthly Operating Expense and Revenue Settlements
  • Tournament Event Settlements
  • Parking Revenue

3. Revenue Accounting:

  • Dolphins Game Day Parking
  • Dolphins Season Parking
  • Stadium Event Parking
  • University of Miami Football Game Day Parking

4. Banking:

  • Monthly Bank Reconciliations
  • Remote Deposit, Cash Receipts, Bank Transfers
  • Merchant Weekly Reports

5. Other:

  • Accounts Receivable
  • Box Office Ticketing for all Stadium Events & Payment types (including all merchants, Wires, Cash, Checks)
  • Monthly schedules/reconciliation for all Balance Sheet accounts that apply to your areas of responsibility.
  • Willing to work on other ad hoc projects and analysis as required.


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting and/or finance
  • 1-3 years relevant experience
  • Public Accounting experience is a plus.
  • Project, cost center, or event accounting experience is a plus.
  • Meticulous, ambitious, organized, collaborator.
  • Experience working with Microsoft 365 ERP systems.
  • Strong Work Ethic – Self-directed and purposeful; Available to work extended hours as required.
  • Analytical Person – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Develops alternative solutions.
  • Excellent People Skills – Listens to others, works well in a team environment.
  • Strong Computer Skills – Proficient in all Microsoft Office programs with advanced strength in SharePoint & Excel.
  • Seeks Continuous Improvement – Adept at learning new software; Confidently engaged with technology.

Featured Benefits:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life insurance (including voluntary coverage for spouses and children)
  • Long term disability insurance
  • Ticket benefits for events including Miami Dolphins games, the Formula 1 Miami Grand Prix, and the Miami Open
  • Employee gym, subsidized lunch program, and discounts on a variety of products and services
  • 401k, Paid time off (PTO), and company holidays

The Miami Dolphins, Hard Rock Stadium and South Florida Motorsports are proud to be Drug-Free Workplaces. Offers of employment are contingent on successful completion of drug and background screening.
It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


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