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Accounting Manager

Location: 

Trenton, NJ, US, 08648

Requisition ID:  3642

About Northstar New Jersey Lottery Group:
Northstar New Jersey Lottery Group, LLC (NSNJ) is the lottery growth management services provider selected by the New Jersey Lottery to supply game design, sales, marketing, and various other services under a 15-year contract extending through June 2029. International Game Technology (IGT) and Scientific Games (SGMS), the world’s leading gaming companies, are members of NSNJ and provide services that help NSNJ support the New Jersey Lottery’s operations. Most recently, NSNJ helped the New Jersey Lottery set a new annual sales record of $3.29 billion and attain the highest level of independent certification for its Responsible Gaming program.

Overview

The Accounting Manager is responsible for all areas related to financial reporting. This position will be responsible for monitoring general accounting practices, budgeting and developing/maintaining internal accounting controls. This position addresses tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities including general ledger preparation, financial reporting, year-end audit preparation and the support of budget and forecast activities. This role will have frequent interaction with senior-level management, non-finance colleagues and Lottery personnel.

 

Responsibilities
  • Ensure an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close
    • Ensure the timely reporting of all monthly, quarterly and annual financial information
  •   Perform monthly analysis of variances against budget, forecasts and prior years for monthly, quarterly, annual and special reporting
  •   Consolidation
    •     Responsible for consolidating the financial results of several subsidiary companies and partnership shares into combined financial results of the parent company
    •     Collaborates with the other finance department managers to support overall Corporate goals and objectives
  •     Support budget and forecasting activities
  •     Maintain/develop various internal control processes to maintain compliance with SOX
  •     Create and maintain financial business models to improve the quality and timeliness of information provided
  •     Respond to inquiries from Management at site/headquarters, Partners and Lottery regarding financial results, special reporting requests, etc.
  •     Liaise with various Corporate departments, Partners and Lottery to ensure alignment and appropriate accounting treatments
  •     Work with the VP Finance to ensure a smooth and timely year end audit
  •     Provide training to new and existing staff as needed
  •     Educate non-finance manager in financial matters
  •     Identify areas where cost or operational improvements can be made
  •     Support VP Finance, Management at headquarters, Lottery and Partners with special projects 
Qualifications

Minimum education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance.  Master’s Degree or CPA a plus.

Experience

  • Five to seven years related accounting/financial analysis experience
  • Strong budgeting, financial forecasting and financial analysis skills required
  • Strong leadership skills; this position will have 1 direct report

Essential special requirements

  • Strong Microsoft Office skills, Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Experience with business systems (SAP – a plus) and financial reporting software
  • Requires strong interpersonal communication skills both written and verbal
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, and to 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 race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship, covered veteran status, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable local, state, federal laws 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: Trenton
Nearest Secondary Market: Philadelphia