Financial Controller - 5* hotel in Barcelona

About the job

Hosco Talent Search is recruiting a Hotel Financial Controller for a 5 stars hotel in Barcelona. She/he will be responsible for managing the day to day operations of the accounts department, like preparation and management of the hotels financial budgets, implementing and overseeing all activities relating to the financial aspects of the hotel in compliance with the local tax laws and also by the hotel’s SOP’s.

Additionally, responsible for the financial analysis, reporting, budgeting, forecasting, audit and control, asset and liability reconciliation, working capital and cash control. Etc. Also, ensure the safekeeping and updating of all legal documentation relating to the financial status of the hotel.

Financial Controller Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsible for the property overall accounting and financial management requirements.
Responsible to represent the finance department during daily morning HOD meetings.
Responsible for the local tax authority compliance of the hotel.
Responsible to support and liaise with the General Manager in meeting the strategic goals of the organisation.
Responsible for preparing and reviewing annual budgets, monthly and weekly forecasts, operating results.
Able to prepare and submits management reports in a timely manner and also ensuring delivery deadlines.
Able to effectively implement all accounting policies and procedures.
Able to ensure a strong accounting and operational control environment to safeguard hotel assets.
Able to assists proactively with cost control requirements.
Able to assist with revenue enhancement possibilities.
Able to assist with profit improvement opportunities for the hotel operations.
Able to develop specific goals and plans to prioritise, organise and accomplish the work.
Monitor and improve hotels operation costs, profitability and manage business risks.
Ensures profits and losses are documented accurately.
Achieves and exceeds goals including performance goals, budget goals, team goals, etc.
Establishes and maintains open, collaborative relationships with employees.
Any other tasks as and when required by the management.

About you

High command of MS Applications like Excel, Powerpoint etc.
Knowledge of accounting system SAP
Previous experience in Hotel Financial Department
Knowledge of Hotel Property Management System OPERA
Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
Fluent in English, both oral and written.
Excellent financial/business decision making.
Should possess strong Financial knowledge.
Analytical skills and very well organised.

Education:
Bachelor's degree in Finance and Accounting or similar major.

At least 2 years of financial and management experience with the day-to-day financial operations in an up-scale (4/5 Star) hospitality environment.
Languages required: English and Spanish
  • Language required: Spanish. English is a plus

The company

hosco Talent Search is a division of Hospitality Connection (hosco).

hosco Talent Search provides hospitality employers with a distinctive and highly efficient placement service for young talents in the industry. With a team composed of recruitment experts, hosco assists companies in the recruitment efforts of both interns, graduates and alumni.

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Financial Controller - 5* hotel in Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain

Full-time, Indefinite

Start Date:As soon as possible

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