Hilton Finance Accountant in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

A Finance Accountant will maintain effective controls over the reporting of Income Audit, Cashiering and Payroll functions in accordance with objectives set by the Cluster Finance Manager and in line with the highest standards of the Company.

What will I be doing?

As Finance Accountant, you will maintain effective controls over the reporting of Income Audit, Cashiering and Payables functions in accordance with objectives set by the Cluster Finance Manager and in line with the highest standards of Hilton.

Specifically, you will be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Maintain effective controls over the reporting of Income Audit, Cashiering and Accounts Payable functions in accordance with objectives set by the Cluster Finance Manager
  • Manage Daily Work of Finance Department.
  • Ensure that all internal control procedures are strictly adhered to and communicates any perceived weakness to the Cluster Finance Manager.
  • Verify transactions posted in the daily report, including but not limited to credit cards, city ledger, crew allowances, paid outs, allowances & rebates, miscellaneous charges, car park revenues, and room safe keys
  • Ensure that all revenue is captured and reported
  • Audit the daily cash summary prepared by the General Cashier and records the summary in the General Cashier’s Report
  • Check the Room Rate Discrepancy Report to ensure that all rate changes, upgrades etc have been properly authorised
  • Ensure all paid out vouchers have proper authorisation, signatures and backup
  • Audit the daily food & beverage report and verifying the cashier’s remittances to the General Cashier’s Report
  • Ensure the accurate and timely input of data to the general ledger system.
  • Prepare General Cashier’s Daily Report.
  • Reimburse cashiers for any disbursements/due backs made by them.
  • Maintain adequate and up to date files
  • Keep Internal Controls to the highest standard and serve as a liaison between Hotel Management and the Cluster Finance team
  • Audit, continuously, the financial processes within the hotel to ensure internal processes and best practices are upheld
  • Advise the Cluster Finance Manager on improvements to processes, as required
  • Ensure all cash and credit card takings are banked and accounted for in a timely manner
  • Ensure that the Payroll function operates efficiently on a daily basis
  • Audit the hotel financials on a daily basis to ensure all logged financial and cash takings reports are accurate
  • Act in accordance with fire, health and safety regulations and follow the correct procedures when required
  • Serve your role and Team in an environmentally-conscience manner
  • To perform any additional tasks assigned to ensure that the department functions smoothly

What are we looking for?

A Finance Officer serving Hitlon brands is always working on behalf of our Guests and working with other Team Members. To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviours, skills, and values that follow:

  • Relevant degree, in Finance, Accounting or related business discipline, from an academic institution
  • Previous experience in similar role
  • Commitment to accuracy and detail
  • Negotiation and influencing skills
  • Positive attitude and excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure

It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:

  • Previous experience working within the hospitality industry
  • Experience with the PeopleSoft system

What will it be like to work for Hilton?

Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands . Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day. And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!

Job: Finance

Title: Finance Accountant

Location: null

Requisition ID: HOT053JW

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