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Finance Manager - LEGOLAND New York Resort


30 Matthew Street, Suite 201 Goshen, New York, 10924 United States

Date Posted

Jul 26, 2019

Company Overview

Merlin Entertainments, plc is a business built on fun. We are the world's second-largest visitor attraction operator. We operate over 100 attractions, eight hotels and three holiday villages in 22 countries across four continents and we run some of the best known names in global leisure. These include the likes of SEA LIFE, Madame Tussauds, the Dungeons, the Eye brand, and LEGOLAND. Whether you are serving delicious food, working in the office, maintaining the attractions, entertaining guest or operating rides, the objective is to provide a truly memorable experience and a great day out for all members of the family.

We thrive on innovative thinking and big ideas!!! For that reason this job description is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions associated with this role. We create magic and invaluable experiences for our guests every day, and while this job description is intended to be an accurate reflection of what you will do here with us, we cannot guarantee you that creating magical moments won't come with new and amazing adventures that can make your day different! Come work with us and you will see how at LEGOLAND New York Resort no two days are the same.

LEGOLAND New York Resort takes pride in building amazing teams with diverse experiences and ideas, by driving inclusion and innovation in the workplace. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type. We strive to create a workplace where everyone
feels valued, no matter their age, race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Job Description / Responsibilites

In this role you will lead the financial planning and analysis team and you will partner with key stakeholders in the five year planning process. You will also be responsible for the month end close and financial reporting process and for managing the cash flow.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all accounting activities comply with regulations
  • Manage the Cash office and financial planning and analysis teams
  • Create and deliver annual budgets and present monthly financial closings
  • Forecast financial results on a month, quarter and annual basis and prepare presentations of budgets.
  • Monitor CAPEX jobs and their performance against budgets
  • Report cash flow/Forecast to Treasury Operations
  • Ensure accurate accounting and reporting for both internal and external purposes
  • Focus on cost-effective strategies and solutions
  • Ensure all internal audits and accounting activities are in compliance with financial regulations.


We are looking for a person with strong communication skills and leadership abilities; with a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or a related field and a Professional certification (e.g. CPA or CFA) required. Prior experience as a Director of Finance, Head of Finance or a related role and exceptional knowledge of financial forecasting models as well as data analysis.

A person with strong knowledge of accounting, cash flow management and with a track record in cost control and reduction.

If you are a highly self-motivated individual comfortable working in a fast paced environment, with a keen eye for details and that wants to work for a fun, dynamic organization, then you are the one!

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