Sycuan CASINO ACCOUNTANT-Casino Accounting in El Cajon, California


Casino, El Cajon, California, United States of America

Req #427

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

The ancestors of the Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation existed many centuries ago as a community of peopleā€¦a Tribe living together, farming, hunting and fishing to survive.Much has changed since that time. Today the Sycuan Tribe governs its Reservation, owns and operates a Casino and a Golf Resort, and owns a number of other business ventures in the San Diego Region. One attribute that remains unchanged, however, is Sycuan's sense of community. Sycuan is more than just a business. Sycuan is a community of people working together toward a common goal. Whether you work in our state-of-the-art Casino, our beautiful Resort, or become a staff member in our Tribal Government division, you will be part of the Sycuan family.

Job Title:



Finance - Accounting

Reports To:

Accounting Supervisor

Salary Grade:


Assigned Range w/o Grade:


Job Purpose:

Researches, analyzes and prepares accounting reports

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

(Note: Duties and responsibilities may be added, deleted, or changed at the sole discretion of Sycuan Management at any time)

  • Ensures financial accuracy by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information, generating reports, reconciling income and expense reports, reconciling balance sheet accounts, researching and correcting errors to the general ledger, preparing and reviewing inter-company transactions, tax withholding deposits, preparing bank reconciliations, ensuring quarterly and annual filing requirements are met, enforcing adherence with federal and state requirements, and advising management on needed actions. - 35%

  • Assists with month-end closing by compiling and analyzing information, preparing monthly recurring standard entries and reconciling general ledger accounts, recording monthly inter-company entries, maintaining prepaid account schedules, and providing accounting procedure information to appropriate personnel. - 35%

  • Maintains accounting controls by researching and interpreting accounting policies, procedures and regulations, developing variance reports, investigating and documenting variances, preparing findings, and informing appropriate personnel. - 15%

  • Ensures accuracy of daily revenue reports by verifying and summarizing the reported daily revenues, maintaining a spreadsheet analysis of data, and distributing the information to appropriate management following established procedures. - 10%

  • Assists management by analyzing and auditing special projects, drafting internal procedures, interacting with internal and external auditors as required, and providing desk coverage as needed. - 5%

Job Specifications:

Education and Experience:


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field or equivalent experience

  • 3 years general accounting experience


  • Tribal gaming accounting experience

Skills and Knowledge:


  • Working knowledge of GAAP and G/L account analysis

  • Proficiency in computerized accounting systems

  • Proficiency in Excel spreadsheet applications

  • Ability to communicate effectively in the English language

  • Ability to apply knowledge and make sound judgments

  • Ability to interact effectively with a diverse team member population

  • Ability to provide guidance and instruction to clerical staff

  • Ability to perform moderately complex mathematical calculations

  • Ability to present complex concepts in a clear and concise manner

  • Ability to maintain professionalism and composure

  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written directions

  • Ability to accept constructive criticism

  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and assignments

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and objectivity

  • Ability to use 10-key by sight or touch

  • Record-keeping and organizational skills


  • Casino auditing experience

  • Multi-lingual

Supervisory/Managerial Accountability:

Direct: None

Indirect: None

If you enjoy being part of a community dedicated to creating a memorable guest experience, we invite you to explore career opportunities with Sycuan and join our winning team!

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  • Casino, El Cajon, California, United States of America