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Director of International Accounting

Date: Nov 23, 2018

Location: London, GB, GB

Company: IGT

Req #: 58878

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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.

This position, reporting to the VP, International Accounting, will work directly with the VP on continuing organizational design and process improvement initiatives, as well as provide leadership on significant projects impacting the region. This position will also provide oversight to locally based staff accountant(s) having responsibilities for IGT PLC Corporate accounting and reporting duties. This position will interface with the global Corporate process leaders in Technical Accounting, Internal Controls, Financial Reporting and Consolidations on matters related to the International Region.

Principal Activities and Responsibilities

  • Supports preparation and review of financial reporting that relate to results of the International Region operations (i.e. Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations). 
  • Support the development of Internal Controls of Financial Reporting in accordance with SEC, Sarbanes Oxley and the COSO framework for the International Regions.
  • Direct the acquisition and integration accounting of newly acquired businesses within the International Region.  Cordinate the audit of the opening balance sheet of acquired companies.  Coordinate the work of independent appraisers with respect to the valuation of acquired tangible and intangible assets.
  • Coordinate with business leaders and Corporate Technical Accounting in the preparation of accounting position papers related to business opportunities, significant business transactions and other technical accounting matters in the International Region.
  • Provide leadership; challenge and ensure the optimal organizational structure and implementation of best practices; and foster an environment of continuous improvement and professional development for the International Region Accounting group.
  • Work directly with regional consolidated audit provider to ensure timely audits and financial filings within the region. Review financial filings prior to Director sign off.

Position Requirements

  • Degree in Accounting, other advanced degree in accounting or finance preferred
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or local equivalent
  • Strong management and supervisory experience
  • Fifteen to twenty years of related experience.

 

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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, and any other personal attributes protected by federal, state, 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.


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