IHG Financial Accountant in Kuwait City, Kuwait

Description:

Overview

Under the general

direction of the Director of Finance and Business Support, keep track of every financial transaction in the hotel to make sure that all incoming and outgoing money is accurately recorded and handled. Plays

the leading role in promoting

the desired work culture around “Our Winning Ways”.

Key

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Controlling the payroll

  • Producing an accurate set of month-end accounts, with comparisons to forecasts and previous periods

  • Preparing profit and loss accounts and the balance sheet for senior management

  • Assisting in preparing budgets and business planning, including projected room revenue

  • Reconciling bank statements

  • Ensuring legislation is followed regarding

  • Chasing late payments, reporting bad debts and keeping a careful eye on the cash flow

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

  • University degree in Accounting / Qualified Accountant

  • Relevant previous experience in Finance / related field is required

  • Previous experience in a senior leadership role required

  • Relevant experience in Financial leadership role or related professional area for minimum 02 years

  • Computer literate in Microsoft Windows applications required

  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

  • Accountancy skills, ideally honed in a hospitality environment

  • IT knowledge, as transactions are usually done through computerised systems, electronic cash tills and so on

  • Data processing skills, including spreadsheet packages

  • Analytical and communication skills

  • Unmatched attention to detail as you’ll be preparing detailed financial information for senior management

Job: Accounting

Location: Kuwait-Kuwait City

Requisition ID: KUW001640