Reporting to the General Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following :
Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
Lead and manage the Accounting department and ensure all standards are followed
Compile and analyze financial information to prepare financial statements including monthly and annual reports
Ensure financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted policies and procedures
Ensure all financial reporting deadlines are met
Ensure accurate and efficient monthly, quarterly and year end close
Establish and monitor the implementation and maintenance of accounting control procedures
Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs
Continuously manage and support budget and forecast activities and assist Departmental Leaders as required
Oversee the financial audit preparation and coordinate the audit process
Ensure accurate and appropriate recording and analysis of revenues and expenses
Analyze and advise on business operations including revenue and expenditure trends, financial commitments and future revenues
Analyze financial information to recommend or develop efficient use of resources and procedures; provide strategic recommendations and maintain solutions to business and financial problems
Follow departmental policies and procedures
Follow all safety policies
Other duties as assigned
Senior Leadership experience in accepted accounting practices and principles required
Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications and relevant computer applications required
University / College degree in a related discipline required
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
Highly responsible & reliable with exceptional attention to detail
Ability to work cohesively as part of a team
Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times
Visa Requirements : Please note that you must be eligible to live and work in Abu Dhabi. Fairmont Bab Al Bahr will cover visa costs and flights for selected candidates from place of origin.
Living and working in Abu Dhabi : Abu Dhabi, the capital, is the largest of the 7 Emirates which make up the United Arab Emirates, one of the world fastest growing tourist destinations.
When you choose to live and work in Abu Dhabi, you will find that we offer competitive salaries, service charge, quality medical benefits, meals and furnished accommodation.
There are currently no income taxes in the United Arab Emirates. Abu Dhabi’s heritage is rooted in Islamic traditions and living here will prove to be a unique life experience.
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