The role: Finance Analyst (12 month contract)
You have either finished your A levels or you are working towards or recently completed a degree in a relevant subject (E.g. Accounting & Finance) or you are a qualified accountant and are looking for that move within Finance. You have a talent for numbers and you know that the next step is to learn as a member of a global business, with millions of customers and gaming at its heart. Welcome to The Stars Group.
This role offers a competitive salary, discretionary bonus, and some great benefits. More than that, it’s designed to take your hard-earned qualifications and put them into practice at one of the world’s largest publicly listed online betting and gaming companies.
So, who are we? We’re home to some of the biggest, most exciting brands in the online betting and gaming industry, with offices, events and players all over the world. We’re the ultimate owner of such brands as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo, Sky Poker and BetEasy as well as live poker tour and event brands.
You’ll have the chance to work across every one of them.
Your seat is open.
Why we need you:-
You will assist with providing financial analysis to stakeholders through building and maintaining financial models. You’ll also assist with forecasting costs based on key cost drivers, in addition to providing and maintaining financial models. You will be assisting with monthly management performance reviews, including comparison of actual performance to forecast and preparation / communication of data.
You will work closely with the Accounting and Reporting functions to ensure that the necessary systems and processes are in place to derive the data and reports necessary to evaluate operating results. You’ll also maintain weekly and monthly reports that evaluate company performance and developing additional reports to suit changing requirements.
Who are we looking for:-
You will have three A Levels (or equivalent qualifications that equate to at least 96 UCAS points) or have previous experience in a finance related position. You will be able to demonstrate excellent organisational and communication skills, as well as, being able to foster strong working relationships with peers and senior management using your excellent interpersonal skills.
You’ll be a result orientated individual with a driven and proactive approach, and desire to add value.
After a successful year with the company there may be other opportunities for the successful candidate to undertake a professional qualification with bodies such as ACA, ACCA, CIMA or similar.
What’s in it for you?
The salary for this job is based on experience so whilst we are not able to provide such details at this stage, we can confirm that we offer an excellent salary and benefits package.
Our benefits include a discretionary annual performance bonus, premium health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (providing you all live at the same address).
As an advocate of work/life balance, we offer an annual personal interest allowance where we encourage personal learning outside of working hours; e.g. driving lessons, cookery classes and circus training (to name a few that our people have used this towards). To support you in developing your skills and career, we will provide ongoing training. We offer many more great perks such as an annual travel loan, subsidised massage sessions, free drinks, snacks, hot beverages and fresh fruit every day.
The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies. This role is in the Group’s Isle of Man office in the Finance Planning and Analytics department.