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Penn National Gaming Director of Corporate Accounting in Las Vegas, Nevada


Don’t just work. Work Happy.

A career in gaming? At Penn National Gaming we 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

Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in calculating, posting, and verifying duties to obtain and record financial data for use in maintaining accounting and statistical records.


The following and other duties may be assigned as necessary:

  • Ensures the timely completion of the monthly close, including addressing any issues that may arise.

  • Maintains the books and records of the parent company and a number of small subsidiary companies.

  • Reviews and approves General Ledger journal entries prepared by the accounting staff.

  • Reviews high-risk account reconciliations.

  • Performs a final review of each Corporate entity’s trial balance for accuracy and completeness before each Corporate entity is finalized.

  • Works with VP of Technical Accounting and/or VP of Corporate Accounting on any unusual transactions and prepares necessary journal entries.

  • Manages the intercompany process between Corporate and properties.

  • Supervises direct reports and manages the accounting team to ensure that work is properly allocated and completed in a timely and accurate manner. Provides training to new and existing staff.

  • Prepares analytical reviews of actual to budget and year-over-year trends.

  • Ensures documentation, including appropriate sign-offs, is completed for all key controls, and coordinates all requests with internal and external auditors. Reviews annual update of SOX narratives for assigned cycles.

  • Assists with special projects and helps properties with any questions and/or issues

  • Evaluates processes for improvement and efficiency.

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

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Must be at least 21 years of age.

  • Bachelor's degree (B.A.) in Accounting, Finance or Economics from a four-year college or university; and six to eight years related experience and/or training.

  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and instructions.

  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

  • Ability to analyze business performance reports.

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


This position will have supervisory responsibilities.

  • Responsible for staff development and training programs.

  • Evaluates team members within department and delivers constructive feedback to employees in regards to performance.

  • Determines recommendation for staffing (including interviewing and hiring) and scheduling (planning, assigning and directing work) to meet business needs

  • Determines work procedures and expedites workflow.

  • Responsible for employee performance (disciplining, coaching, counseling).

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 2019-61778

Casino Property Penn National Gaming, Inc.

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Accounting/Finance