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Accountant - Royalties


Moncton, NB, CA, E1H2R6

Requisition ID:  8041

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines to Lotteries to Interactive. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has over 12,000 employees.

The SPIELO brand represents a complete range of end-to-end gaming products for diverse gaming segments, including distributed government-sponsored markets, commercial casino markets, and Amusement With Prize (AWP) markets.


Looking for a highly motivated individual for an Accountant II position within Royalty department. In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing contracts and performing related tasks for royalties. This position has opportunities to work with multiple departments, across all business channels, linking industry leading themed products with the best revenue and royalty accounting solutions. Position reports to the Royalty Manager.

Successful candidate will oversee the following functions:
•    Royalty calculations, journal entries, statements, reconciliations, reporting, flux analysis, meetings, and impairment analysis
•    Managing Multi-channel contracts including prepaids and royalty payable balances, royalty consumption, statements, reporting, and impairment analysis
•    Ensuring compliance to global policies, internal controls and tax, legal and statutory requirements
•    Providing data and necessary details for internal & external audit to ensure timely closure of the audit
•    Assist in compiling policies, procedures guidelines over areas of responsibility
•    Responsible for improving processes and internal controls in area of responsibility.


• Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance, plus 2+ years accounting or financial analysis experience.
• Must be technical and detail-oriented with strong analytical skills able to extract appropriate financial elements from business deals/contracts, compiling and presenting financial reports, and audit rules and regulations.
• Additional knowledge in GAAP, IFRS, and SOX.
• Advanced PC skills with demonstrated ability to work with large amounts of data in an efficient manner
• Must be able to work cross-departmentally and have a strong understanding of process controls to ensure proper financial posting.
• Requires excellent verbal and written communications skills.
• Able to work under pressure and tight deadlines while being a team player is required.
• Must be willing to work overtime as needed
Preferred Qualifications:
•    MBA or other advanced degree, CPA or special skill related to position preferred 
•    SAP and/or Alliant software experience or equivalent database skills preferred

Keys to Success

• Building collaborative relationships
• Decision making
• Drive results
• Foster innovation
• Personal energy
• Self-leadership




IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged.  IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to sex, race, color, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, marital or family status, and any other personal attributes protected by federal, provincial or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.

IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming.  For more information, please visit