Finance Graduate
Flutter Entertainment

Finance Graduate

Flutter Entertainment

Apply by: 21.07.2022

24 days to apply

Graduate scheme

€34,000-€38,000

About Flutter Entertainment

Flutter Entertainment is a FTSE 50 global leader in sports betting and gaming with annual revenues of £4bn. Its strong and diverse portfolio of market-leading brands and best-in-class products provides its 13 million customers excitement and entertainment in a safe and responsible way. Brands include Paddy Power, Sky Betting and Gaming, Betfair, Sportsbet, BetEasy, Foxbet, FanDuel, and PokerStars.

The newly combined group, built on a proven track record and brand leadership, will be the largest online betting and gaming operator globally. This highly diversified business will benefit from proven cross-selling capabilities and leading technology platforms that will enable it to build a strong core business and accelerate its international growth.

Why Our Graduate Programmes are Unique

At Flutter, we understand that to stay ahead of the game, you've got to have top talent. That's why we've designed our graduate programmes to accommodate different ambitions and learning styles.

On this programme, not only will you build up experience across different Finance functions; you'll also have exam support to undertake either ACA, CIMA, CPA or ACCA qualifications (after successfully completing your probationary period).

Note, completing one of the above qualifications is a requirement of this scheme. PPB will cover the full exam costs and study leave will be supported.

Department Overview

Within our Finance team, there's a wide variety of activities and challenges, and plenty of opportunity to learn and develop while serving a dynamic, ambitious and fast moving organisation.

You will complete 4 rotations over a 3 year period (in conjunction with studying your financial qualifications) in which you will gain rich, varied experience in each of the following areas:

Group Finance
Located at our headquarters in Dublin, Group Finance encompasses all major finance disciplines, including financial control, financial reporting, management accounting, technical accounting, budgeting/forecasting, treasury, and transactional finance. The primary focus of the Group Finance function is the delivery of accurate and timely financial and management information, for the Flutter Group, to multiple stakeholders - internally, to the executive management team and commercial business managers, and externally, to shareholders and the wider investment community.

Commercial Finance
We are instrumental in maximising profits through a combination of revenue analysis, strong cost control, challenging of business cases, and supporting the business to find opportunities to increase revenues and / or returns. You will be supporting the Flutter UK&I business through a combination of revenue analysis, reporting and strong cost control.

Tax
The tax team report to the Tax Director who reports directly into the group's CFO and leads a high-profile tax function based in the group's Hammersmith and Dublin offices. The team work closely with the business to understand the challenges facing the group. From providing essential tax insights on business cases to helping launch new products, it's varied, fast-paced and absorbing work. Whether they're driving tax controls that ensure all is filed and paid on time, or helping support Flutter's entry into new regulatory markets, they deliver exceptional results.

Internal Audit
The Internal Audit team deliver the annual internal audit plan, promoting effective internal controls and risk management and providing guidance to the business on all aspects of internal audit, governance, risk management and business process improvements.

This programme would suit ambitious, career-minded individuals seeking to build up extensive finance experience in a wide range of areas in a fast-moving corporate environment.

Key responsibilities

  • Develop a strong understanding of the business, including financial metrics and operational KPIs, to provide commercial and financial guidance to management
  • Assist in the provision of annual budgets and quarterly re-forecasts
  • Assist with the accounting for, and reporting of, revenue and costs vs. target on a daily, weekly & monthly basis
  • Preparation of group & statutory financial statements under IFRS
  • Preparation and filing of tax returns (incl. betting duty, VAT & corporation tax returns) across multiple jurisdictions
  • Assist with the review and maintenance of indirect tax compliance process controls
  • Support the planning, preparation and effective delivery of audits within prescribed timelines
  • Taking ownership of the audit month-end process to facilitate effective business change

Do you have what it takes?

  • Achieved or on course for a minimum of a 2.1 in your degree
  • The ambition to succeed in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment
  • The motivation for career progression
  • The flexibility to work well in teams and on your own
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A high record of achievement and delivery
  • Start Date: The programme will commence in September 2022

You must have the right to work within Ireland

Location: Based in Dublin

Flutter is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity.

By submitting your application online, you agree that your details will be used to progress your application for employment. If your application is successful, your details will be used to administer your HR record. If your application is unsuccessful, we will retain your details for a period no longer than two years, in order to consider you for prospective Flutter roles.

Better Flexibility For You

All our live jobs champion hybrid working, offering a flexible blend of home and office working with full autonomy to decide how many times you travel into the office each quarter.

Looking for a remote role? Let’s chat – we’re open to discussing remote working for all our live jobs.

Inclusive Employer

We are an inclusive employer and we encourage people from all backgrounds. Flexible working is our way of working! We're a diverse workforce and therefore a 'one size fits all' approach isn't necessarily best. Whatever your personal needs may be, let's have a chat and see how we can accommodate them.

More Details

Salary

€34,000-€38,000

Apply by

21.07.2022

Locations

Dublin

Ideal Candidate

Preferred Degree Subjects

Accounting and Finance

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