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About our Burton-upon-Trent office

Located in Staffordshire, our Burton-upon-Trent hub is a dedicated Financial Centre of Excellence and other corporate functions.

The teams focus is to help deliver by protecting IHG’s corporate reputation (and brands) and by acting as a centre of technical excellence thereby supporting the business to provide True Hospitality for Good.

Our Centre of Excellence

A global team of over 90 people across the UK (Burton-Upon-Trent) and India (New Delhi).

“The Centre of Excellence (CoE) team are finance decision support experts who are the heartbeat of performance management for Global / Corporate, Regional and Functional business areas. We enable finance to make impacts on business performance and help IHG deliver a step change in decision and process support.”

A “one finance team” culture and community across onshore, nearshore and offshore teams.

Our Intelligence Data Team

A global team 50 people in six countries delivering centralised business intelligence data (financial, non-financial & forecasting), world-class reporting tools and applications that transform information into insight to assist IHG and our hotels make smarter, faster decisions.

We create, maintain, support and innovate financial systems and applications that support the work of corporate and hotel finance colleagues around the globe.

IDT people have a passion for data, and we like deep thinkers with a hybrid finance and systems mindset.

Global Financial Reporting (GFR)

The GFR team provides technical accounting expertise, sets IHG’s accounting policies, and prepares the Group’s externally published accounts in accordance with those policies.  Additionally, GFR monitors treasury activity for compliance with Group policy and provides finance support for the trustees of the UK pension and healthcare plans.

Burton-upon-Trent Facilities

To support our colleagues health and wellbeing, we have a gym located within the office where staff can workout during the day.  We also have a subsidised restaurant, a retreat for quiet time and video gaming area.

Our Benefits

We join recognition with a rewarding experience

Working for us means more than competitive pay and benefits. You can also expect recognition for your hard work, a healthy working environment and the right work-life balance.

Annual Leave

All our colleagues are offered paid annual leave and public holidays in line with their local market

Incentive Programmes

Some roles are eligible for incentives such as bonus which rewards you for your own and company performance

Colleague Recognition

We have a colleague recognition programme to celebrate and recognise peers’ success, as well as long service awards.


All Burton-upon-Trent colleagues are eligible for a Family Medical plan including Dental

Pension and Savings Plans

We offer an enhanced pension plan with employer contribution up to 12%

Flexible Working

Flexible working arrangements can be discussed with your line manager to help balance work and home life

Hotel Discount

We offer both colleague and friends and family discount rates across our properties globally

Other Discounts and Offers

We offer a range of discounts and access to preferential rates for shopping and leisure

Colleague Restaurant Facilities

On site subsidised restaurant facilities within in the Burton-upon-Trent office.


You and your family have access to our global Employee Assistance Program which offers financial, lifestyle and wellbeing advice


Wendy Goodburn - Senior Applications Administrator

It has provided me with numerous opportunities and harvests a respectful culture where we are encouraged to be ourselves and care about our local communities (e.g. hotels managing waste more effectively and global removal of single-use plastics).

Ben Roberts - Applications Manager

As IHG continues to take steps to reach it’s growth potential, there are excellent opportunities for employees to surpass their potential whilst working in an environment that balances life with work.

Varya Meredith - Senior Applications Administrator

Global company which provides great care for its employees.

Pardeep Sohal - FP&A Analyst - Group

IHG is a FTSE100 company that provides new and exciting challenges which lead to great development opportunities. IHG also provides countless facilities and support to make this an amazing place to work.

Steve Kirk - System Fund Manager

The hospitality sector was of particular interest and the company reputation was great. So the opportunity to work for a truly global business that was local to me was very appealing.

Tal Brang - FP&A Director Americas

I love that IHG have brands across the globe, they really do have hotels for everyone and their ambitious growth plans and exceptional reputation for developing it's people is inspiring for me.

Burton-upon-Trent Location

Located in the south of Burton-upon-Trent, our office is located just off the A38 in Staffordshire within close reach to Birmingham, Derby, Stoke-on-Trent and Leicester.

No. 1 First Avenue
Centrum 100
Burton on Trent
DE14 2WE

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