Staff Accountant
SMG World - Richmond, VA

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POSITION : Staff Accountant
DEPARTMENT : Accounting
REPORTS TO : Accounting Manager

SMG, the leader in privately managed public assembly facilities has an excellent and immediate opening for a Staff Accountant at the SMG Richmond – responsible for the Richmond Coliseum, Richmond CenterStage/CarpenterTheatre and Richmond’s Landmark Theatre. The Staff Accountant performs the daily activities of the accounting functions for all three venues and assists the Accounting Manager, Controller and Director of Finance.


Assists in the implementation of facility goals and priorities relating to financial management, budget, accounting, purchasing, and payroll in compliance with State and Federal law, and SMG policies and procedures

Settle events and prepares timely Event Flash Reports for Management

Financial reporting responsibilities for Ancillary Income (Food & Beverage, Merchandise and Parking). Reconciles sales for Concessions, Club and Suite Catering after each event, creates Cash Receipts Journals, and generates invoices

Calculates food cost monthly

Maintains fixed asset detail records; performs account analysis

Assists in preparation of financial statements

Prepares and performs or assists with event settlements.

Creates and enters Journal Entries for payroll and events.

Codes A/R receipts and A/P disbursements and enters into the general ledger. Creates checks. Reconciles A/R and A/P control accounts to detail aging.

Performs account analysis on other general ledger accounts

Reconciles Box Office bank account and conducts periodic audits

All other duties as assigned.

Extensive knowledge of financial and cost accounting
Excellent math skills and attention to detail
Effective communication, interpersonal and organizational skills required
Ability to interact with all levels of staff including management and clients
Ability to function independently with minimal supervision

Education and/or Experience
B.S. in Accounting, Business, Finance or Sports Management and a minimum of one year experience in an arena environment or an equivalent combination of education and experience.


This position offers a competitive salary and benefit package. Resumes must include salary requirements for consideration and may be sent to:

Dee Bergonzi
SMG Richmond
601 East Leigh Street
Richmond, VA 23219
FAX: 804-780-4606
SMG is an Equal Opportunity Employer