Live Nation Careers 2020 – Manager Technical Reporting

Job Description:

We are seeking a Manager of Technical Accounting for the Transaction Support Group in our Corporate Accounting department to provide day-to-day technical accounting transactional support for the organization in connection with acquisitions.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare the impairment assessment of indefinite-lived intangible assets
  • Prepare the Company’s statement of cash flow quarterly
  • Calculate weighted average shares outstanding and prepare the earnings per share calculation quarterly
  • Calculate the current expected credit losses on receivables and prepare the accounting entries to adjust the reserve as needed each quarter
  • Review significant multi-element revenue contracts for appropriate accounting treatment
  • Manage implementation of new accounting pronouncements
  • Responsible for quarterly accounting of hedges and derivatives as well as assessment of credit reserve for the derivative liabilities
  • Review derivative contracts to ensure completeness and accuracy of derivative accounting (as provided by Treasury)
  • Provide other recurring and ad hoc analysis as required by management.
  • Research and document GAAP/SEC accounting and reporting requirements related to significant financial transactions and various other transactions as requested by management
  • Assist with the annual impairment assessment of goodwill
  • Manage data in accounting system utilized to calculate expense for share-based payments and prepare quarterly accounting entries
  • Assist with development and presentation of webcast training on new accounting literature for divisional finance
  • Provide guidance to divisional accountants on technical accounting issues.
  • Monitor latest developments in accounting literature/guidance quarterly and prepare quarterly summary report for presentation to Controller and CAO

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of accounting for acquisition transactions including business combinations, non-controlling interests and redeemable equity accounting a plus.
  • Knowledge of collaborative arrangements, lease accounting and revenue recognition accounting literature a plus.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.
  • CPA certification or working towards one.
  • Minimum five to seven years accounting experience. Recent technical accounting and/or public accounting experience required.
  • Oracle and BPC experience a plus.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Ability to research accounting literature and reach conclusions a plus.
  • Valuation modeling skills a plus.
  • Strong organization skills.

Job Details:

Company:  Live Nation

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Houston, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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