Competitive with hybrid working
Vacancy Type:
23 (Entain)

Senior Group Accountant

Salary: Dependent on experience + Competitive bonus
Location: Nottingham
Brand: Entain
Essential requirement for this role: Qualified Accountant

As a Senior Group Accountant you will be responsible for all internal and external consolidated statutory reporting including the Group P&L, Balance Sheet and cashflow and will assist divisional finance teams in ensuring Group policies have been adopted appropriately, assessing appropriate accounting treatments and supporting the Head of Statutory Reporting in the assessment of the quality of the divisional Balance Sheet control in both existing businesses and newly acquired companies.

Reporting to Head of Statutory Reporting, you will be part of the Group Finance team who are responsible for providing accurate and timely consolidated financial information both internally and externally as well as driving global control improvements and providing support to trading divisions.

What’s in it for you

At Entain, we know that signing top players requires a great starting package, and plenty of support to inspire peak performance. Join us, and a competitive salary is just the beginning. Working for us in Nottingham, you can expect to receive great benefits like:


  • Private medical insurance
  • Pension scheme - Defined contribution with company matching up to 6%.
  • Life assurance - 4x Annual Salary.
  • Income protection.
  • Annual holiday – 25 days, plus local public holidays.
  • Ability to buy and rollover holidays per year.
  • Additional ‘It’s Your Game’ day off.
  • Entain & Enhance days – 2 paid days off for professional or personal development.
  • Hybrid working – 2+ days in the office.
  • Critical illness insurance – Optional paid extra.
  • Free eye test.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Sharesave scheme.
  • Workplace saving scheme.
  • Amazing Christmas and Summer parties.
  • Employee assistance program that includes access to counselling sessions, financial wellbeing, legal information and help with relationship and family advice. 

It’s a safe bet that the next chapter of the Entain story is going to be epic on a truly global scale. Want to know more? Click here for a short video.

What you will do 

  • Management of the Group consolidation of a £5bn turnover business with divisions around the world on a monthly and ad hoc basis, including providing detailed analysis of variances, advice on accounting treatments and the detailed reconciliation of FX.
  • Responsible for the continual improvement of the Group consolidation improving both central and divisional processes as well as incorporating newly acquired businesses.
  • Management and delivery of quarterly consolidated reforecast/plan balance sheet and cashflow models.
  • Responsible for the accounting and statutory integration of new acquisitions, including the IFRS 3 fair value exercise, monthly reporting cadence and accounting policy alignment.
  • Responsible for the capex reporting and Group level reconciliation including commentary, analysis and control for over £500m of fixed assets and £6bn of intangible assets.
  • Responsible for the oversight of divisional IFRS 16 accounting including assisting on accounting queries.
  • Implementation of a new Group reporting framework to instill greater discipline over Group reporting packs and statutory disclosures.
Who you are
  • Attention to detail Organisation and time management skills
  • Prioritisation and multi-tasking
  • Strong relationship building and interpersonal skills

So why choose us

As well as all the above, you’ll have the chance to turn recognition from leaders and colleagues into amazing prizes. Join a winning team of talented people and be a part of an inclusive and supporting community where everyone is celebrated for being themselves. 

Sports betting, gaming and interactive entertainment is changing, and we’re leading that change. By putting people first. By placing exciting, engaging and entertaining experiences at more fingertips than ever before. We're pulling into pole position by pushing boundaries further. With innovation. With technology. But most importantly, with people like you. Because when you join the Entain family, it’s your game. So let’s win together.


Should you need any adjustments or accommodations to the recruitment process, at either application or interview, please contact us.


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About Entain

We may sit on the FTSE100, but for millions of customers worldwide, we’re the brands they hold in their hands – and heart. As the home of household names like Ladbrokes, Foxy and PartyPoker, to name just a few, we elevate lives with moments of excitement. And right now we’re elevating ourselves above the competition. We’re leading the industry in bold new directions - and it’s our diverse and talented team who are making this possible. Believe us, the best is yet to come. For our customers. For our future. For your career.

DEI and Wellbeing @ Entain

Our vision is to be the world leader in betting, gaming and interactive entertainment, and we know that the most successful businesses are the most sustainable ones. Diversity and inclusion is key to sustainability and success and our goal is to attract, engage and retain the best talent globally, bringing the best thinking to our business from inside and outside of our sector. Our ambition is to make sure everyone at Entain feels valued, respected and included. Inclusion is embedded in everything we do, because we know when we feel respected and heard, we do our best work. Sustainability drives everything we do, and doing what’s right is one of our core values. Diverse teams have more creativity, imagination, innovation and problem solving capabilities. We are committed to tackling inequalities and creating a diverse and inclusive business. Here, we celebrate our individual differences, and make sure everyone feels supported, respected, and empowered to thrive – and that starts from the moment you apply to join us. We want our employees to feel healthy and supported at home and at work. That’s why we have our Well-me programme, which provides information, tools and training to help our people look after their mental and physical wellbeing in ways that matter to them.

Life @ Entain

We’re a team who love to play, and win, together. We love building bonds between our people, and we love to build your career up too. Join us, and we won’t just be your employer, we’ll be your biggest cheerleader. We’ll give you the power to lead the conversation on your learning and career goals from day one, and then get behind you with all the support you need to take your career – and our business – to new heights.