Area Director of Finance & Accounting – New York, NY
About usDo you see yourself as a Area Director of Finance and Accounting? What s your passion? Whether you re into tennis, shopping or karaoke, at IHG we re interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we re looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team. Your day to dayThis challenging position has overall responsibility for directing the financial operations of the hotel to ensure the security of the assets of the company in a decentralized accounting environment. You will develop an implement financial control procedures and systems; ensure compliance to Internal Control Checkup maintain documents for audits of hotel accounts; ensure compliance with government regulations; federal, state and local laws. Independently comply with record retention requirements. You are charged to create the annual operating budget of the property and provide analytical support during budget reviews to identify cost saving and productivity opportunities for property managers along with maximizing cash flow performance of the hotel through controls on inventory, credit and collection disbursements, deposits and remittances. You will enforce, document and establish adequate controls for all revenue and expenses and protection of assets, and ensures controls will satisfy or improve the level of guest service while you distribute outlook and forecast information as an up to date management tool for operating departments. You may perform additional accounting management duties such as negotiating hotel space and tenant leases; processing payroll in a decentralized environment; performing asset management duties; providing forecasting and business projections, displacement analysis, preparing government reports, filing tax returns, etc and assist with other duties as requested. You may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays. Most importantly, we ll give you the room to be yourself. So what s your passion? Please get in touch and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG. IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans. What we need from youRequirements include a Bachelor s degree in Accounting, Finance or equivalent and 4+ years in hotel accounting or audit with at least one year in an Assistant Controllers or similar supervisory role, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience. A CPA is Preferred.What we offerIn return we ll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people.