Penn National Gaming Controller in Bangor, Maine


Don’t just work. Work Happy.

A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino Hotel & Raceway think you’ll enjoy an exciting industry, fast-paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.

An individual could be successful if they possess the following.

Your daily responsibilities include

  • Compiles composite reports from individual reports of subordinates required by management or government agencies.

  • Determines work procedures, prepares work schedules, and expedites workflow.

  • Issues written and oral instructions.

  • Assigns duties and examines work for exactness, neatness, and conformance to policies and procedures.

  • Studies and standardizes procedures to improve efficiency of subordinates.

  • Maintains harmony among workers and resolves grievances.

  • Adjusts errors and complaints.

  • Prepares journal entries; quarterly and annual tax returns/reconciliation; General Ledger print for department heads; and monthly sales and use tax.

  • Tracks expenses and insurances and reconciles to General Ledger; W-2 taxes; weekly and monthly Accounts Receivable invoices; expenses and petty cash disbursements; all fixed assets and CIP/Copies

  • Reviews General Ledger Accounts and Reconcile for all entries.

  • Reviews and approves Accounts Payable invoices; sign off on all A/P checks.

  • Generates financial statements.

  • Files General Ledger and journal entries and checks for accuracy, in month-end journal entries; maintains the journal entry log.

  • Reconciles bankroll to General Ledger.

  • Accrues miscellaneous income items.

  • Directly supervises 5 to 8 employees in the Accounting Department. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

  • Bachelor's degree (B.A.) in Accounting, Finance or Economics from a four-year college or university

  • Two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Must be proficient with Excel, Microsoft Access and Word.

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret routine business documents.

  • Ability to respond effectively to sensitive inquiries or complaints.

  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions and percentages. Must be very detailed oriented.

  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

  • Must qualify for licensing with the Maine Gambling Control Board.

  • Physically mobile with reasonable accommodations including ability to push, pull, carry and lift up to 25 lbs., and the ability to push, pull, reach, bend, twist, stoop, stack, crouch, kneel and balance when performing job duties in varying work areas such as confined spaces

Something to leave you with

Penn National Gaming is more than you may realize. We have properties throughout the United States and Canada and are embarking on an aggressive growth mode. Our departments and areas of opportunity are ideal for just about any skill set. And our company-wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment.

Now that you have read about who we are, here is your opportunity to see what we're about!

Equal Opportunity Employer

Job ID 2018-50195

Casino Property Hollywood Casino Bangor

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Accounting/Finance