Vacancy Type:
07 Jul 2021
23 (Entain)
About The Role

Entain is one of the world’s largest sports betting and gaming groups, operating both online and in the retail sector. With offices across five continents and licences in more than 20 countries, we operate some of the most well-known and iconic brands in the industry with more than 250 years of combined history – names such as Ladbrokes, partypoker, bwin and Coral.

Role Purpose
  • The role will own the strategic planning process end to end in Retail (UK and Ireland) including the management and appraisal of any related spend.
  • This role is responsible for planning and operations for growth and investment across Retail.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Acting as a strong business partner, supporting commercial and operational decision-making across the organisation and driving value
  • Analysing new and existing business initiatives, challenging assumptions and highlighting any risks and opportunities
  • Analysing external market trends and assessing impact on the Retail business plan
  • Ownership of the long range (3 year) forecasting and planning processes, providing in-depth analysis of key business drivers
  • Drive retail capital expenditure allocation including development of related business cases and post investment appraisal
  • Delivering improved management information (including enhanced exec packs) developing new reports and models as appropriate
  • Support Irish team in development of new strategic initiatives and opportunities
  • Providing leadership, development and on-going motivation of your team
Experience Required:
  • Qualified accountant
  • Proven business partnering experience
  • Exceptionally strong commercial expertise
  • Prior exposure to owning and driving improvements across commercial finance
  • Outstanding communication
  • Ability to interact with and develop working relationships internally, externally and cross-functionally
  • Credibility and gravitas to challenge current thinking and influence in a positive and constructive manner
  • Comfortable contributing to high-level strategic decision making whilst being able to 'roll up your sleeves' and get into the detail
  • Leadership of direct and indirect teams
About The Company

We’re Entain. Our vision is to be the world leader in sports betting and gaming entertainment by creating the most exciting and trusted experiences for our customers, revolutionising the space as we go. We’re specialists in safer gambling and the company that is at the forefront of responsibility.

Combining technology and entertainment to build products that push the boundaries, Entain is home to a global family of more than 25 well-known brands – names such as bwin, Ladbrokes, Coral, Gala, Betdaq, and many more. With a focus on sustainability and growth, we will transform our sector for our players, for ourselves and for the good of entertainment.

Diversity and inclusion at Entain

As a global employer, Entain is committed to providing a safe, fun, and inclusive culture where our people feel like they truly belong. We are a multicultural business that values, celebrates and respects individual differences, so whatever your sexuality, gender, gender identity, ability, age, race, religion or belief, you will have a voice here, and the space to do your best work. Our diverse internal networks provide the support for you to express your views and make a positive difference, all for the good of entertainment.

Our Culture As real as it gets

At Entain we're a diverse team, sharing a commitment to quality and success.

Whether you're playing a key role in your local community as part of our retail team, or working out the next big gaming trends in our digital team, you'll enjoy a culture and benefits package that we're extremely proud of.