Full Job Description
POSITION: Staff Accountant
Greenwood Hospitality Group
STATUS: Full Time
SHIFT: First / Day
SALARY: $45-$60 depending on experience
DATE POSTED: July 24, 2020
Hilton Chicago/Oak Lawn
9333 S.Cicero Ave
Oak Lawn Il 60453
Produce financial and analytical reports to improve productivity, profitability and cost controls
Analyze revenue, expenses, cash flows, and balance sheets
Work with the hotel team to develop process to improve profitability.
Monitor the day-to-day financial operations within the hotel (Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Payroll, and other transactions)
Oversee month-end activities and ensure accuracy of reported results
Utilize interpersonal and communication skills to lead, influence and encourage others.
Attend meetings and communicate with owners, understanding the priorities and strategic focus.
Manageproperty working capital in accordance with owner requirements and brand standards.
Review Balance Sheet reconciliations monthly to ensure balances are supported by appropriate documentation in accordance with standard operating procedures.
Lead creation of accurate Forecast, Annual Budget and Business Plan process.
Demonstrate understanding of cash flow and prepare Cash Flow statements/ projections.
Ensure a strong accounting and operating control environment to safeguard assets, improve operations and profitability.
Ensure compliance with accounting policies and regulatory requirements.
Monitor and ensure all applicable taxes are current, collected/or accrued, and processed.
Ensure strong local internal control environment, periodically audit and assess operation areas of risks.
Understand and meet the needs of key stakeholders (owners, company, guests, investors, etc.)
Ensure compliance with management contract and reporting requirements.
Ensure compliance with standard and local operating procedures.
Ensure compliance with applicable Franchise and Management Agreements.
Review and monitor contracts with property vendors. Participate in negotiation of contracts when possible.
BA or BS in business, finance, accounting, economics, or related field
Strong knowledge of financial reporting
Excellent Excel skills.
Strong analytical, organizational, and time management skills
Strong Business Acumen
High attention to detail
Strong verbal and written communication skills