Wintrust Sports Complex is a state-of-the-art indoor center that is the premier destination for sports tourism in Chicagoland and beyond. The complex is located in Bedford Park, Illinois near Chicago's Midway Airport which draws athletes and their families from all regions of the United States. Wintrust Sports Complex is a member of the SF Network, the Nation's largest and fastest growing network of sports facilities and is operated by the industry-leader in outsourced operations, The Sports Facilities Companies. To learn more, visit wintrustsportscomplex.com.
The Sports Facilities Companies (SFC) are the Nation's leading resources for the management and development of sports, recreation, wellness, and events facilities. As a turn-key solution for community leaders and developers alike, SFC services span the gamut of sports and recreation needs from sports tourism & recreation master planning, program planning, and feasibility through professional facility management services. Our 30+ managed venues and 1500+ team members, represented by the SF Network, welcome more than 25 million guest visits and produce over $250 million in economic impact each year.
SFC was awarded national and regional recognition as a Top Workplace in 2022 and is considered a workplace of choice. Our mission-focused company is highly entrepreneurial, team-oriented with a culture centered on collaboration, accountability, excellence, and service. We are growing rapidly and looking for high performers at every level to grow with us.
The Accountant is responsible for all bookkeeping functions related to Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll, and General Accounting including maintenance of the accounting systems, adherence to established policies and procedures, review of documentation for appropriate authorization, timely notification of any problems or concerns and superior customer service. This is an important role in our organization that will require tact, diplomacy, and a professional approach to the job. Confidentiality is critical.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING:
Bookkeeping Duties and Responsibilities
Process payroll through the HRIS platform
Perform monthly bookkeeping procedures of facility accounts such as bank and credit card reconciliations and customer billing
Create and present weekly and monthly financial reporting to the General Manager
Comply with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying requirements; enforcing adherence to requirements; filing reports; advising management on needed actions
Assist General Manager with budget preparation
Receive, approve, and/or decline client invoices and process all facility billing
Maintain financial records including the General Ledger, journal entries, and adjustments
Balance cash drawers and make bank deposits
Complete any other special projects and daily assignments as directed by the General Manager
Personnel Duties and Responsibilities
Maintain and secure personnel files
Ensure HRIS is up to date by entering new hires and terminating team members timely
Respond to inquiries from Team Members regarding policies, procedures, and programs
Work closely with SFM Human Resources Representative to make sure all personnel, state, and federal guidelines are met
Office Manager Duties and Responsibilities
Responsible for the day-to-day operations of the office
Responsible for managing administrative staff
Maintain adequate stock of office supplies
Interact with/and coordinate personnel in the office
Manage inbound/outbound mail, etc.
Schedule business travel for personnel and clients, if necessary
Prepare for all administrative meetings, i.e. office, owner, executive meetings, etc.
Bachelor degree in accounting, business administration, or a minimum of 4 years of experience performing accounting tasks including accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, general ledger, and financial reports
Proficient with QuickBooks Online and Microsoft Dynamics
Proficient with Outlook, Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Experience in the Food Services, Hospitality, or Retail industry a plus
Strong professional communication skills both verbal and written
Well organized and thorough with the ability to multi-task
Team approach to task completion
Ability to maintain strict confidentiality of client, company, and personnel information
Appropriate business acumen while representing the company at all times
Ability to operate a calculator, computer, and other general office equipment
Knowledge of regulatory requirements of processing payroll accounting transactions and returns
Must have excellent interpersonal skills and customer service skills
Ability to produce quality work in a fast-moving, deadline-sensitive environment
The Sports Facilities Companies, LLC ("SFC") is emerging as the global leader in youth and adult sports, fitness, leisure & entertainment development and management (www.sportsfacilities.com), with the mission to "improve the health and economic vitality of the communities we serve". The SF Companies, comprised of Sports Facilities Advisory, Sports Facilities Management, and Sports Facilities Development, are the industries' trusted resource for communities to plan, fund, develop, or manage sports, recreation, entertainment and fitness centers.
SFC was awarded national and regional recognition as a Top Workplace by Tampa Bay Business Journal in 2022 and is considered a workplace of choice. Our mission-focused company is highly entrepreneurial, team-oriented with a culture centered on collaboration, accountability, excellence, and service. We are growing rapidly and looking for high performers at every level to grow with us.