last update: 14th February 2020
This superb role offers you the opportunity to join a highly successful UK wide hotel management company, working closely with a dynamic FD and senior management team.
Very much field rather than head office based, using all your proven commercial/finance skills gained within the hotel sector at regional/group level in delivering profitability, adding value and enhancing reporting processes from both property/group prospective.
Ideally, you will be located in the Midlands or North West area in easy reach of the majority of the branded hotels portfolio.
This is a rare opportunity in today's market place particularly in the Midlands/ North West regions.
We look forward to hearing from you as soon as possible.
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Here is an excellent Financial Controller opportunity overseeing the self accounting finance function of a multi site, contemporary/life style/ branded hotel business based in Berlin.
Proven experience of German statutory accounting/taxation gained within hotels with fluency in German/English is required together with excellent team management and communication skills.
• Prepare and review monthly management accounts and property reports
• Oversee all financial accounts, prepare financial statements and liaise with external auditors to ensure annual audits are carried out
• Take responsibility for property cash flow, preparing weekly and monthly cash flow forecasts
• Prepare and supervise banking operations, oversee loans and other financial instruments
• Manage the preparation of annual budgets with the GM & Produce forecasts
• Register and supervise staff with external payroll agency and internal HR Software
• Work as a business partner with the management team and GM
• Supervise the day to day operations e.g. credit control, payroll, flash reports
• Manage and supervise the Accounts Payable function and purchase procedures
• Communicate effectively and appropriately in all directions so that all teams understand their financial responsibilities and are motivated to achieve them
• Prepare benchmarking analysis on key financial revenues/expenditure
• Support the Group CFO and Head of Finance on finance projects as required
Control the day to day operational finance function within operations
You will be joining a market leading hotel operator with exciting expansion plans ahead.
All we require is your passion, drive and proven experience.
We look forward to hearing from you today!
You will be based at the head office of this family owned hotel group in Central London. They now require an experienced Financial Controller whose career to date must reflect a background within the hotel industry.
You should be able to demonstrate your experience of being involved with all areas of operational finance as well as having strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate at all levels.
Your role will include supervising 2 Accounts Assistants, improving and developing controls and supporting the Head of Finance.
Producing monthly management accounts, balance sheet reconciliations, VAT returns, liaising with external auditors, cash flow forecasts etc.
Management of all operational banking relationships
and ad hoc analysis; revenue, commissions, expenses. You should be able to demonstrate strong leadership skills and be forward thinking with the ability to initiate change.
An excellent package is offered with bonus scheme and study support if required.
An excellent opportunity for you to focus your proven hotel based Financial Controller skills within this successful 4* self accounting hotel.
You will need to demonstrate excellent commercial /hands on accounting skills, able to support and guide HODs to understand budgets, P&Ls and departmental forecasting. Ideally you will used to working in self accounting hotel environments with at least two years hotel FC experience.
You will be joining one of the UK's fastest growing hotel companies with a number of exciting developments in the pipeline offering central finance support as well as giving you ownership to influence/drive the business forward at every level.
This could well be the progressive career opportunity you've been looking for!
An immediate 3-6month contract for an experienced hotel based Assistant Financial Controller to join the finance team at a c£6 m t/o 4* self accounting hotel in the Leeds area.
Reporting to the FC and supervising 2 Finance Assistants, your key responsibilities include:
Reconcile daily revenues & ensure statistics have been captured and recorded correctly
Review weekly function sheets, communicate and resolve billing queries, attend weekly function sheet meeting
Review of ledgers
Monitor company credit card activity
Monitor petty cash
Internal & External audit activities
Review and approval of purchase orders
Review of contracts and insurance renewal
Manage month end activity within agreed timetable
Produce monthly P&L reports to 1st draft stage
Assist with balance sheet reconciliation
A detail orientated, well organised approach is required as well as demonstrating initiative and good communication skills.
Good working knowledge and experience of Excel,
Pegasus Opera, Opera PMS and Procure Wizard would be preferred but is not essential.
If you are ready and available to take on this assignment then contact us today!