Corporate Controller Hotel

  • ExecuNet
  • Miami, Florida
  • Jan 13, 2021
Full time Other

Job Description

The Corporate Hotel Controller is the senior financial and accounting person for each hotel for which he/she has responsibility. The position is responsible for all aspects of financial management, financial control, accounting and financial reporting for a portfolio of assigned hotels. A Corporate Hotel Controller's responsibilities include, but are not limited to, timely, responsive and accurate completion of the following duties. The Corporate Controller will oversee the Florida market region.

Responsibilities

  • Understanding and compliance with all corporate, partnership, debt and other contractual documents for all assigned entities.
  • Timely review of monthly financial statements for assigned hotel properties and related entities including corporate consolidation and reporting of assigned hotel properties and ownership entities.
  • Management of debt, construction and other financing and capital transactions
  • Monitoring of hotel operations, cash flow and operating forecasts of assigned entities
  • Creation of annual budgets and monthly variance analysis for assigned hotel properties and their related entities.
  • Review and approval of monthly bank reconciliations and G/L reconciliations for assigned hotel properties and corporate entities.
  • Supervision of Area Controller and staff in corporate accounting department as well as assigned hotel property Directors of Finance.
  • Review, approval and processing of disbursements.
  • Assist in onboarding new Hotels into Company's portfolio.
  • Assistance in the establishment, documentation and maintenance of Standard Accounting Policies and Procedures and internal controls for our finance and accounting operations.
  • Involvement with insurance and property tax administration of assigned hotel properties.
  • Successful completion of internal and external financial audits, including coordination of work with CPA firms and delivering information requested by auditors on a timely basis.
  • Preparation of any special reports, statements, etc., as requested.
  • Other special projects and responsibilities as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Eight + years of hospitality related financial management and accounting experience at both the property level and corporate supervisory level .
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting required.
  • Hotel management company experience preferred.
  • Familiarity with Uniform System of Accounts for the Lodging Industry (11 th Edition).
  • CPA preferred.
  • Strong PC skills including Excel, Word and financial accounting systems.
  • Strong organizational, analytical, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work overtime as necessary to complete assigned duties.
  • Able to travel up to 40% of the time.