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Senior Financial Analyst


Watford, GB, WD18 8YG London, GB, EC2A 1AF

Requisition ID:  11152

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




Senior Financial Analyst - (18 month FTC)

Watford / London


Looking for an interim (18 months contract) experienced Finance professional, to take on overall management and reporting of the UK and South Africa accounts, reporting to the Senior FP&A Manager and working closely with the Account Development Managers (ADM’s) on a day-to-day basis.
Responsible for management financial reporting including month-end close, budgets and forecasting, for UK and South Africa.


Detailed Role:


  • Manage UK & South Africa -specific forecasts and reporting, build rapport with key stakeholders, and develop financial models to help business closing new opportunities, achieving targets and objectives.
  • Support the annual strategic planning exercises, forecasting processes, as well help deliver in-year targets.
  • As part of the team prepare and consolidate monthly reporting to support Corporate month end close.
  • Work with accounting team closely to ensure accuracy and timeliness of related accounting transactions.
  • Build strong relationships and credibility across various departments, including international and group finance organisation, as well as other business partners.
  • Analyze complex financial information and reports to provide accurate and timely financial recommendations to management for decision-making purposes.
  • Support development of presentations and management reports for senior leadership meeting.
  • Review, understand and provide analysis and insights into key markets and trends.
  • Act as lead analyst on complex special projects and/or ad hoc reporting requests.
  • Work with ADMs, Marketing and Technology team to monitor performance indicators, to prepare monthly reports and to manage resources planning.


Experience Required:


  • BS/BA degree in Finance/Accounting is required
  • 3+ years fully qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA or ACCA) is preferrable
  • High quality analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Being able to work independently
  • Good communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Abilities and expertise in Enterprise Financial reporting systems e.g. SAP & BPC
  • Ability to work with senior management on a day-to-day basis

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, 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