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Live Nation Worldwide, Inc.

Director - Accounting

Live Nation Worldwide, Inc. - Houston, TX

Job Summary:

Title:

Director of Accounting - Southwest Region

Location: Houston, TX

Who are we?

Live Nation Entertainment is the world's leading live entertainment and eCommerce company, comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster.com , Live Nation Concerts, Front Line Management Group and Live Nation Network. Ticketmaster.com is the global event ticketing leader and one of the world's top five eCommerce sites, with over 26 million monthly unique visitors. Live Nation Concerts produces over 20,000 shows annually for more than 2,000 artists globally. Front Line is the world's top artist management company, representing over 250 artists. These businesses power Live Nation Network, the leading provider of entertainment marketing solutions, enabling over 800 advertisers to tap into the 200 million consumers Live Nation delivers annually through its live event and digital platforms. For additional information, visit www.livenation.com/investors .

Who are you?

Passionate and motivated. Driven, with an entrepreneurial spirit. Resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and committed. At Live Nation Entertainment, our people embrace these qualities, so if this sounds like you then please read on!

The Role:

This position oversees accounting and control in a corporate setting, and interacts with multiple divisions, including the development and implementation of accounting policies and procedures. This position is responsible for: corporate reporting of the business units' financial information, general accounting and controls, and appropriate systems and processes to ensure timeliness, accuracy, thoroughness and full compliance with GAAP and corporate processes, procedures and mandates.

Responsibilities

Specific duties and responsibilities of the position will include, but not be limited to, the following:

Establish, implement, and enforce financial and reporting policies and standards in compliance with GAAP and FASB, Sarbanes-Oxley, SEC and the requirements of other applicable regulatory bodies.

Oversee internal controls to ensure timely, accurate and reliable financial statements and reporting, and to ensure that policies and procedures meet other organizational objectives and needs.

Interface with company's external and internal auditors.

Develop and implement information systems and applications to ensure adequate support for the organization's accounting and control functions.

Proactively communicate meaningful financial information to management and the business units to enable them to make prudent decisions.

Manage a strong accounting department, which will fully support the company's objectives and which will be held accountable for timely, proactive and high-quality performance.

Foster a culture that encourages the highest level of integrity and ethical behavior in all business activities.

Undertake special projects and/or general management assignments as requested by senior management.

Qualifications

The Company seeks a candidate with ten or more years of relevant experience, including an established record of success in progressively more responsible senior accounting/finance positions. The successful candidate will have directed an accounting and control organization of relevant size and complexity through a period of sustained growth. First-hand experience in the corporate office of a global, publicly-traded company with multi-national locations and revenue greater than $1 billion is strongly preferred.

Additional qualifications include:

Strong operating accounting experience, ideally in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial company.

Bachelor's degree in Accounting, CPA or MBA a plus

ERP experience, preferably Oracle, but equivalent is sufficient

Experience and confidence dealing with senior management and divisional operations.

Experience developing and coaching teams to perform at new levels of achievement.

Strong organizational and time management abilities that allow projects and goals to be completed on time.

Be a self-motivated individual who possesses a roll up the sleeves attitude and a hands-on style, as well as the aptitude to thrive in a fast-paced, results- oriented environment.

Possess superb verbal, written, and interpersonal skills and have outstanding persuasion and presentation skills; be an articulate communicator and good listener.

Embrace, support and exemplify the Company's ideals and core values.

Demonstrate the highest level of personal ethics and professional integrity to engender total confidence in his or her business and moral conduct.

Additional Information

Reports to: Vice President - Finance, Southwest

Location: Houston, TX

Position Type: Full-Time, Exempt

Relocation offered - Yes

If the above description sounds like you and fits your background, apply online at http://www.livenation.com/careers/index.html to join the Live Nation Entertainment team today!

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Live Nation Entertainment strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.

HIRING PRACTICES

The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Live Nation Entertainment recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Live Nation Entertainment may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms.

Job Summary:

                                                                                                               

Title:    

                         Director of Accounting - Southwest Region              

Location:                    Houston, TX

Who are we?

Live Nation Entertainment is the world's leading live entertainment and eCommerce company, comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster.com , Live Nation Concerts, Front Line Management Group and Live Nation Network.   Ticketmaster.com is the global event ticketing leader and one of the world's top five eCommerce sites, with over 26 million monthly unique visitors.  Live Nation Concerts produces over 20,000 shows annually for more than 2,000 artists globally.  Front Line is the world's top artist management company, representing over 250 artists.  These businesses power Live Nation Network, the leading provider of entertainment marketing solutions, enabling over 800 advertisers to tap into the 200 million consumers Live Nation delivers annually through its live event and digital platforms. For additional information, visit  www.livenation.com/investors .

Who are you?

Passionate and motivated.  Driven, with an entrepreneurial spirit.  Resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and committed. At Live Nation Entertainment, our people embrace these qualities, so if this sounds like you then please read on! 

The Role:

This position oversees accounting and control in a corporate setting, and interacts with multiple divisions, including the development and implementation of accounting policies and procedures.  This position is responsible for: corporate reporting of the business units' financial information, general accounting and controls, and appropriate systems and processes to ensure timeliness, accuracy, thoroughness and full compliance with GAAP and corporate processes, procedures and mandates.

Responsibilities

Specific duties and responsibilities of the position will include, but not be limited to, the following:

Establish, implement, and enforce financial and reporting policies and standards in compliance with GAAP and FASB, Sarbanes-Oxley, SEC and the requirements of other applicable regulatory bodies.

Oversee internal controls to ensure timely, accurate and reliable financial statements and reporting, and to ensure that policies and procedures meet other organizational objectives and needs.

Interface with company's external and internal auditors.

Develop and implement information systems and applications to ensure adequate support for the organization's accounting and control functions.

Proactively communicate meaningful financial information to management and the business units to enable them to make prudent decisions.

Manage a strong accounting department, which will fully support the company's objectives and which will be held accountable for timely, proactive and high-quality performance.

Foster a culture that encourages the highest level of integrity and ethical behavior in all business activities.

Undertake special projects and/or general management assignments as requested by senior management.

Qualifications

The Company seeks a candidate with ten or more years of relevant experience, including an established record of success in progressively more responsible senior accounting/finance positions. The successful candidate will have directed an accounting and control organization of relevant size and complexity through a period of sustained growth. First-hand experience in the corporate office of a global, publicly-traded company with multi-national locations and revenue greater than $1 billion is strongly preferred.

Additional qualifications include:

Strong operating accounting experience, ideally in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial company.

Bachelor's degree in Accounting, CPA or MBA a plus

ERP experience, preferably Oracle, but equivalent is sufficient

Experience and confidence dealing with senior management and divisional operations.

Experience developing and coaching teams to perform at new levels of achievement.

Strong organizational and time management abilities that allow projects and goals to be completed on time.

Be a self-motivated individual who possesses a roll up the sleeves attitude and a hands-on style, as well as the aptitude to thrive in a fast-paced, results- oriented environment.

Possess superb verbal, written, and interpersonal skills and have outstanding persuasion and presentation skills; be an articulate communicator and good listener.

Embrace, support and exemplify the Company's ideals and core values.

Demonstrate the highest level of personal ethics and professional integrity to engender total confidence in his or her business and moral conduct.

Additional Information

Reports to:  Vice President - Finance, Southwest

Location:  Houston, TX

Position Type:  Full-Time, Exempt

Relocation offered - Yes

If the above description sounds like you and fits your background, apply online at http://www.livenation.com/careers/index.html to join the Live Nation Entertainment team today!

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Live Nation Entertainment strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.

HIRING PRACTICES

The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Live Nation Entertainment recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Live Nation Entertainment may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms.

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Company Profile:
Live Nation Entertainment is the world’s leading live entertainment and ecommerce company, comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster.com, Live Nation Concerts, Artist Nation and Live Nation Network. Ticketmaster.com is the global event ticketing leader and one of the world’s top five ecommerce sites, with a database of over 119 million fans who visit our sites. Live Nation Concerts produces 22,000 shows annually for more than 2,300 artists globally. Artist Nation is the world’s top artist management company, representing over 200 artists. These businesses power Live Nation Network, the leading provider of entertainment marketing solutions, enabling nearly 800 advertisers to tap into the 250 million consumers Live Nation delivers annually through its live event and digital platforms.