Financial Analyst

Job Description

Title: Financial Analyst

Company Name: Scientific Games

Vacancy: 1

Job Location: Sydney, Parramatta & Western Suburbs

Employment Status: Full Time

Financial Analyst

About the business

Scientific Games is a leading innovator in the regulated gaming and global lottery industries, we specialise in the development, production and distribution of fun and exciting products such as Gaming Machines, Instant Scratch products, Electronic Table Games, advanced Casino systems, online digital games, and sports betting products and applications.

Join our team in Silverwater and enjoy our great working culture which promotes collaboration, diversity and inclusion

About the role

This exciting opportunity where you will see yourself an integral part of our Finance Team. Responsible for the implementation of our comprehensive strategic planning process. Including assisting stakeholders in achieving objectives by tracking financial and productivity performance, forecasting and budgeting, developing capital plans, and ad hoc analysis on capital acquisitions, revenue generation, and commercial requirements. This role also requires a strong focus on business partnering with internal stakeholders and providing expert analysis and financial advice.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Update, enhance, and manage the company's portfolio of financial models, performance metrics, and forecasting and budgeting tools.
  • Record and monitor KPI's; highlighting trends and analysing causes of unexpected variances.
  • Perform monthly review and analysis of all numbers and key metrics for each financial close period.
  • Lead pulse, forecast, budget and strategic plan process including loading into consolidation software, creating reports, and distribution to major stakeholders.
  • Liaise with key personnel within senior management team to establish strategic plans and develop comprehensive forecasts and budgets including presentation to senior management.
  • Analyse complex financial information and reports to provide accurate and timely financial recommendations to management for decision making purposes.
  • Understand and analyse key business drivers and communicate their impact on short and long-term financial plans.
  • Perform ad hoc analysis to aid management in capital investment decisions
  • Ability to comprehend and utilize company's suite of business intelligence tools including ERP system, financial reporting software, and financial consolidation tools.
  • Ability to interpret massive amounts of raw data and perform data manipulation and analysis on information acquired from multiple sources.
  • Lead systems upgrades and drive continuous business process improvement in reporting with emphasis on business intelligence tools.
  • Participate with product management and sales in the development of models with focus on impact to gross profit and margin %.
  • Seek opportunities for cost reduction and lead cross functional teams to enhance cost and process efficiencies.
  • Support and drive an achievement culture in servicing internal stakeholders through expert advice and analysis

Skills and experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • 3-5 years in management reporting and analysis
  • Bachelor's degree in finance, business, accounting or related field or its equivalent.
  • CPA or CA preferred
  • Demonstrable track record of working with and servicing internal stakeholders
  • Advanced knowledge of excel functions and ability to manipulate large amounts of raw data.
  • Strong ability to analyze different financial scenarios, attention to detail, tackle complex problems and provide conclusions and solutions
  • Results driven, well-motivated and able to manage work under pressure
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Costing  and Manufacturing knowledge preferred
  • Previous experience with Navision will be highly regarded

How to Apply:
If you believe you would excel in this role please send an covering letter addressing the positions key requirements, along with a copy of your CV.

No Recruitment Agencies Please
To apply click Apply Now, or visit our website at
www.scientificgames.com/careers

About the business

Scientific Games is a leading innovator in the regulated gaming and global lottery industries, we specialise in the development, production and distribution of fun and exciting products such as Gaming Machines, Instant Scratch products, Electronic Table Games, advanced Casino systems, online digital games, and sports betting products and applications.

Join our team in Silverwater and enjoy our great working culture which promotes collaboration, diversity and inclusion

About the role

This exciting opportunity where you will see yourself an integral part of our Finance Team. Responsible for the implementation of our comprehensive strategic planning process. Including assisting stakeholders in achieving objectives by tracking financial and productivity performance, forecasting and budgeting, developing capital plans, and ad hoc analysis on capital acquisitions, revenue generation, and commercial requirements. This role also requires a strong focus on business partnering with internal stakeholders and providing expert analysis and financial advice.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Update, enhance, and manage the company's portfolio of financial models, performance metrics, and forecasting and budgeting tools.
  • Record and monitor KPI's; highlighting trends and analysing causes of unexpected variances.
  • Perform monthly review and analysis of all numbers and key metrics for each financial close period.
  • Lead pulse, forecast, budget and strategic plan process including loading into consolidation software, creating reports, and distribution to major stakeholders.
  • Liaise with key personnel within senior management team to establish strategic plans and develop comprehensive forecasts and budgets including presentation to senior management.
  • Analyse complex financial information and reports to provide accurate and timely financial recommendations to management for decision making purposes.
  • Understand and analyse key business drivers and communicate their impact on short and long-term financial plans.
  • Perform ad hoc analysis to aid management in capital investment decisions
  • Ability to comprehend and utilize company's suite of business intelligence tools including ERP system, financial reporting software, and financial consolidation tools.
  • Ability to interpret massive amounts of raw data and perform data manipulation and analysis on information acquired from multiple sources.
  • Lead systems upgrades and drive continuous business process improvement in reporting with emphasis on business intelligence tools.
  • Participate with product management and sales in the development of models with focus on impact to gross profit and margin %.
  • Seek opportunities for cost reduction and lead cross functional teams to enhance cost and process efficiencies.
  • Support and drive an achievement culture in servicing internal stakeholders through expert advice and analysis

Skills and experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • 3-5 years in management reporting and analysis
  • Bachelor's degree in finance, business, accounting or related field or its equivalent.
  • CPA or CA preferred
  • Demonstrable track record of working with and servicing internal stakeholders
  • Advanced knowledge of excel functions and ability to manipulate large amounts of raw data.
  • Strong ability to analyze different financial scenarios, attention to detail, tackle complex problems and provide conclusions and solutions
  • Results driven, well-motivated and able to manage work under pressure
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Costing  and Manufacturing knowledge preferred
  • Previous experience with Navision will be highly regarded

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