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Senior Manager, Accounting

Los Angeles, CA
30 Jun 2020

As Senior Manager, Accounting you will manage the general ledger, overall accounting operations, and will be the liaison for our daily accounting activities for the North American League Championship Series ( NALCS ) in addition to having a significant [leadership] role in the accounting operations of Riot Games. Youll need to be hands-on, work and coordinate with teams in Finance, Legal, Talent, Information Technology, and other teams around the Company.

You will also play an important leadership role in the Accounting organization around change management, improving process and controls, scaling accounting, company infrastructure, and operations.


Oversee daily accounting operations, including the development of operational accounting policy and general ledger responsibilities for the NALCS
Evaluate the intricate business environment and recommend reports or key performance metrics and management dashboards that provide management insight into accounting operations
Ensure that consolidated financial reports are complete, consistently prepared and materially correct
Manage the monthly financial close process, ensuring all results are posted and fully analyzed on time and reported to executive management within the prescribed timelines
Manage the coordination and consolidation of our month-end financial reports with our global subsidiaries
Develop and execute a roadmap for implementing/improving processes and controls to grow the accounting function and safeguard assets
Establish operational metrics and rhythm for reporting
Develop a strategy for future system implementations and enhancements/upgrades
Oversee system design and implementation and partner with technology operations team to build or improve accounting systems
Hire, manage, and coach a performance-oriented accounting organization, able to grow with the business
Provide expertise on the implementation of accounting policies and the accounting for complex transactions
Oversee audit processes with auditors to ensure the completion of our annual audits
Ensure compliance with domestic and international tax compliance requirements

Required Qualifications:

A bachelors degree in Accounting and have a CPA designation
A combination of 10+ years of progressive experience in a senior corporate accounting role (multinational tecA combination of 10+ years of progressive experience in a senior corporate accounting role (multinational technology or entertainment experience preferred) and Big 4 public accounting experience.
Successfully managed a team of accomplished accounting professionals
Hands-on experience leading accounting operations, the monthly accounting close, and preparation of financial reports
Experience with internal controls and a process-driven mentality
Solid experience with one or more financial ERP systems
The ability to research issues, make evaluations on problems and recommend viable solutions

Desired Qualifications:

Experience with Oracle as a financial ERP system
Technology or entertainment experience
Big 4 public accounting experience

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