Penn National Gaming, Inc.

  • Senior Financial Analyst - Full Time

    Location US-MO-St. Louis
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1/15/2020 2:21 PM)
    Job ID
    Casino Property
    Hollywood Casino St. Louis
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview



    Don’t just work. Work Happy.


    A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino St. Louis we think you’ll enjoy an exciting industry, fast-paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.


    An individual could be successful if they possess the following.

    Your daily responsibilities include

    • Responsible to present opportunities for cost reduction and revenue enhancement to the Planning & Analysis Director.
    • Performs market analysis using historical data to forecast market trends and determine market elasticity; market analysis includes understanding seasonality, marketing programs, capacity constraints, future expansion plans, and regulatory changes in order to predict competitor market growth.
    • Generates weekly property reports around labor, marketing, and finance.
    • Performs analysis of other EBITDA generating projects, either by revenue-driving initiatives or expense controls, culminating in actionable recommendations for Executive Management.
    • Analyzes data to identify trends for use in forecasts and budgets.
    • Assists in developing and maintaining communication vehicles to distribute key operating metrics and analytical findings.
    • Assists in preparing the annual budget and monthly forecast.
    • Compares actual operating results to budget and prior year.
    • Assists in the development of presentations for budget meetings and operational reviews.
    • Monitors labor costs and reports to financial team and operations departments.
    • Prepares ad-hoc reporting.
    • Proactively assists co-workers as needed.
    • Interfaces with other departments to develop key relations to ensure maximum efficiency in completing job tasks.
    • Accurately prioritizes, organizes, and completes multiple tasks.
    • Enthusiastically supports, actively promotes, and demonstrates superior customer service in accordance with departmental and company standards and programs. 
    • Maintains compliance with the Gaming Control Board requirements, the company’s System of Internal Controls, and Sarbanes-Oxley requirements.
    • Responsible for ensuring regulatory compliance within area of authority and reporting potential issues to management.
    • Maintains strict confidentiality in all company matters.
    • Work within the guidelines established by the company

    To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

    • Two years of operational analysis experience with a Bachelor’s degree (B.A./B.S.) from an accredited four-year college or university preferred OR four years of experience as an operational analyst in the casino industry
    • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality and professionalism.
    • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications, and competent in SQL, Tableau or other data mining software.
    • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
    • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
    • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
    • Ability to meet deadlines and effectively manage multiple priorities in a demanding work environment.
    • Must be able to develop and maintain cordial and professional relationships with all levels of the business.
    • Ability to maintain a high level of energy and take a proactive and strategic approach to dealing with issues.
    • Must have the ability to interact with guests, staff, and colleagues and resolve problems and conflicts in a diplomatic and tactful manner.
    • Must have excellent decision-making, problem-solving, and analytical skills.
    • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively with team members at all levels of the organization.

    Something to leave you with

    Penn National Gaming is more than you may realize. We have properties throughout the United States and Canada and are embarking on an aggressive growth mode. Our departments and areas of opportunity are ideal for just about any skill set. And our company-wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment.


    Now that you have read about who we are, here is your opportunity to see what we're about!




    Equal Opportunity Employer



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