Search 8,565 current hospitality jobs

Casino Controller

Posted July 4, 2020

Maryland Live! Casino
Hanover, MD

About This Job


The Casino Controller is responsible for directing all aspects of casino accounting, revenue audit and Anti-money laundry (AML) compliance in accordance with company policy and Federal/state regulations, including the overall care, custody, and management of casino funds, securities, and records. The Casino Controller shall administer and supervise all casino accounting functions, analyzes financial statements and submit related reports to all management staff as well as regulatory agencies, adheres to all Internal Control Policies and Procedures, Bank Secrecy Act, Title 31 Rules and Regulations, as well as ensure company accounting procedures and reporting conform to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). 

Core Service Standards

  • CLEAN: Must make the property shine and look impeccable while maintaining a neat CLEAN and crisp personal appearance.
  • SAFE: Must make guests feel SAFE and comfortable through creating a worry free, carefree experience.
  • FAST: Provide FAST and efficient service with accuracy. Meet service time requirements and anticipate guest needs.
  • FRIENDLY: Greet each guest with FRIENDLY welcomes, making eye contact and smiling. Use H.E.A.R.T. steps to ease guest concerns. Say thank you to departing guests.
  • FUN: Work passionately as a team to create a FUN experience both for everyone who works and plays here.

Specific Responsibilities and Duties

  • Establish department standards, guidelines and objectives and maintains other administrative processes such as budget and staffing to ensure proper planning and efficient operation of assigned areas.  
  • Is responsible for the audits of cage, count room, slots, table games, poker, hotel, retail, food and beverage, entertainment and other departments as required. 
  • Must be able to evaluate statistical reports and other business and gaming reports. 
  • Must possess an understanding of Revenue Audit, Cage, Credit and Count Room issues. 
  • Works closely with IT, Cage, Credit and Count Room departments to resolve any system problems related to the daily revenue audit and gaming systems. 
  • Ensures accurate tracking of information and timely filing related to all regulatory filings including gaming taxes, W-2G’s, Title 31/AML and Bank Secrecy Act. 
  • Ensures timely payment of all gaming taxes and other regulatory fees. 
  • Review strengths and weaknesses of all accounting, cage and casino credit operations such as cash inventory levels, and general policies and procedures in order to most effectively implement changes to improve operations and most efficiently allocate resources.  
  • Review strengths and weaknesses of Cage, Credit and Count Room functions, in order to most effectively recommend changes to improve operations and most efficiently allocate resources as they relate to casino accounting. 
  • Analyze daily casino cash flow, forecasts sources and uses of casino cash, and initiates casino cash management activities to position property in advantageous financial position. 
  • Manage the preparation of and reviews financial reports and reconciliations to ensure reasonableness and completeness, and releases reports or directs revision of reports. 
  • Review and interpret unusual transactions, adjustments or unexpected financial results to determine the appropriate accounting treatment or necessary follow up. 
  • Hires, trains, coaches and directs staff. 
  • Other duties as assigned. 


Educational Requirements

  • Three (3) to five (5) years in casino revenue audit or casino accounting fields.
  • Bachelor’s degree required. MBA preferred.
  • CPA preferred. 
  • Must be able to comply with all state gaming regulations, which may include obtaining a license.

Working Conditions

  • 24/7 high energy casino with over 300,000 sq. ft of gaming and entertainment space and approximately 3000 employees
  • Exposed to alcohol, cigarette and cigar smoke, bright lights, and loud noises.
  • You will work in an environment where smoking is allowed.

Additional Information

Applicants must already be authorized to work in the US and must be able to obtain and maintain a casino license in the state of Maryland.


About this Employer

Maryland Live! Casino

7002 Arundel Mills Circle
Hanover, MD 21076

(443) 842-7000

310 Room Hotel

Live! Hotels is a national luxury hotel owner and operator.  The flagship Live! Hotel is located at Live! Casino in Anne Arundel, Maryland, and is part of one of the largest and most successful gaming, retail and entertainment destinations in the country.  This AAA Four-Diamond property consists of 258 luxury rooms, 50 suites, 2 Penthouses, a full-service Spa, state of the art Fitness Center and a 4,000 person capacity live performance/ events venue.  The hotel is integrated with multiple award-winning food and beverage options and the 280,000 square foot gaming floor. 

The second Live! Hotel will open in late 2020 at the new Live! Casino in the Stadium District in Philadelphia.  

Live! Hotels are developed by an affiliate of The Cordish Companies (“Cordish”), which is widely recognized as the preeminent national developer of large-scale mixed-use projects and entertainment districts. With more than a century of operations, Cordish has also become a leading developer and operator of gaming and hospitality projects, and a market leader in pioneering a new standard in sports-anchored mixed-use developments.

In 2018, Cordish further extended its hospitality operations through a partnership with the world-renown Loews Hotel to create a new Live! by Loews chain of upscale hotels.  The first hotel in this joint venture recently opened in Cordish’s Texas Live! project in Arlington, Texas.  The second Live! by Loews will be open in 2020 in St. Louis, Missouri, at Ballpark Village.