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Staff Accountant II - Accounts Payable - Corporate

Date:  Jan 9, 2023

Broomfield, CO, US

Company:  Vail Resorts
Shift Type:  Year Round


Create Your Experience of a Lifetime!


Come work and play in the mountains!  Whether it’s your first time seeing snow or you were born on the slopes, joining our team means discovering (or re-discovering!) a passion for the outdoors while building lifelong connections with teammates and guests from around the world. 


With 40+ resorts across 3 continents, you can join our team for a season or stay to build a career. From day one, you'll receive some of the highest compensation rates in the industry, free Epic pass(es) along with free ski and snowboard lessons, 40% retail discounts, the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development experience, and wellness benefits to fuel your success. 


Job Benefits

  • Ski/Mountain Perks! Free passes for employees, employee discounted lift tickets for friends and family AND free ski lessons  
  • MORE employee discounts on lodging, food, gear, mountain shuttles AND during the summer on bike haul, golf and other activities 
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan  
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Excellent training and professional development 
  • Referral Program 


Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus: 

  • Health Insurance; Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance plans (for eligible seasonal employees after working 500 hours)
  • Free ski passes for dependents 
  • Critical Illness and Accident plans 





Job Summary:

Work to ensure accurate and timely journal entries, and reconciliations are complete. Manage a subset of the company’s suppliers and functions from an accounting, systems and controls perspective. Also, support the creation, development and maintenance of policies and procedures and help to ensure that these procedures are being followed and are efficient.


Job Specifications:

  • Expected Pay Range $20.00 - $24.49


Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform monthly accruals, journal entries and reconciliations in PeopleSoft
  • Perform balance sheet month-end fluctuation analysis
  • Support the creation, development and maintenance of Accounts Payables policies and procedures and help to ensure that these procedures are followed
  • Subject matter expert in Coupa and PeopleSoft accounting software module
  • Support analysis, problem-solving and issue resolution by researching issues within the financial systems
  • Act as a resource and role model for others in the department
  • Process invoices for critical suppliers and assist with other vendors
  • Resolve open invoices and maintain supplier relationships
  • Reconcile supplier statements
  • Demonstrate positive and professional attitude toward staff, co-workers, internal and external customers, and management
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance preferred
  • Computer literacy and technical versatility. Proficiency in Microsoft Office; advanced Excel is preferred
  • Understanding of accounting processes and procedures. 
  • Excellent customer service skills, ability to manage multiple tasks, effective written & oral communication skills, and strong attention to detail


Success in this Role will depend on:

  • Work effectively with others across the Company
  • Effectiveness of multitasking and prioritization in order to meet deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and attention to detail
  • Analytical skills: able to identify problems and solutions
  • Willingness to take ownership in work quality
  • Ability to adapt and build on processes for a growing company
  • Ability to learn and use advanced PC applications
  • A positive attitude and ability to work productively with others both within the department and in other areas (IT, G/L, etc.)


Demonstrate Vail Resorts Core Values: Do Right, Drive Value, Serve Others, Have Fun, Do Good, Be Safe



The budgeted range starts at $20.00 - $24.49.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.


Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.


Requisition ID 444067

Nearest Major Market: Denver