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Director Financial Reporting

Location: 

Providence, RI, US, 02903

Requisition ID:  10126

IGT (NYSE:IGT) is a global leader in gaming. We deliver entertaining and responsible gaming experiences for players across all channels and regulated segments, from Lotteries and Gaming Machines to Sports Betting and Digital. Leveraging a wealth of compelling content, substantial investment in innovation, player insights, operational expertise, and leading-edge technology, our solutions deliver unrivaled gaming experiences that engage players and drive growth. 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 approximately 10,500 employees. For more information, please visit www.igt.com.

 

Responsibilities

 

Job Summary


IGT is looking for a Director of  Financial Reporting to play a key role within the organization’s accounting department.  The ideal candidate should possess strong organizational, communication and management skills. The candidate should be self-motivated with strong technical accounting and financial reporting skills, who is passionate about delivering quality results and driving continual improvement in a dynamic business environment. The position requires a “hands on” leader who is flexible, hard-working and able to work well under pressure. 

 

Key Responsibilities: 

 

  • Oversees and contributes to the preparation of the annual U.S. GAAP Form 20-F filing with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC), the annual IFRS U.K. consolidated report, and annual IFRS stand-alone U.K. parent report.
  • Oversees and contributes to the preparation of quarterly financial reports. 
  • Establishes and maintains the financial close calendar to inform parties of necessary deadline adherence. 
  • Coordinates the preparation and submission of an annual reporting package provided to the Company's principal shareholder.
  • Supports the segment CFOs with the preparation and disclosure of management discussion and analysis (“MD&A").
  • Provides support to Investor Relations and CFO related to earnings releases, analyst meetings and analyst conference calls.
  • Assists in the coordination of annual audit and quarterly review activities of external auditors.
  • Monitors and ensures timely identification and compliance with evolving accounting guidance. Provides U.S. GAAP and IFRS interpretations to business partner through the preparation of technical memorandums that accounting guidance in a clear, logical and comprehensive manner.
  • Communicates and explains accounting issues and evolving accounting guidance to business partners.
  • Supports the financial integration of certain newly acquired businesses 
  • Provides ad hoc reporting, analysis, or assists in other projects as needed
     

Qualifications

 

Skills and Experience: 

 

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field of study 
  • CPA certification, active license status required 
  • 8-10+ years of relevant financial reporting and technical accounting experience with 3+ years managing staff, preferably with a multinational public company 
  • Combination of Big 4 public accounting and public company experience preferred
  • Strong technical accounting background with a thorough knowledge of US GAAP, IFRS, SOX and SEC reporting standards, as well as experience with technical research and preparation of accounting position papers as needed
  • Excellent verbal, written, and listening skills as well as ability to effectively use accounting knowledge to collaborate, guide, and interact professionally with a wide range of personnel at various levels within the organization to drive sound business decisions 
  • Ability to clearly and concisely document and effectively communicate complex accounting and reporting issues to finance and non-finance personnel 
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment, meet deadlines, multi-task efficiently and manage individuals 
  • Passionate and enthusiastic about remaining up to date on current trends and practices 
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with great attention to detail
  • SAP/Central Finance experience a plus 
  • Familiarity with Workiva a plus 
     

Keys to Success

 

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

 

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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 www.igt.com.


Nearest Major Market: Providence
Nearest Secondary Market: Rhode Island