Finance Manager

About the job

About us

As the world's largest family of luxury hotels, we all take great pride in being genuine ambassadors of InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts.

Shaped by decades of international know-how and local insights, our passion for luxury travel spans cultures and customs. Inspiring us to create warm and sophisticated experiences for those seeking a richer perspective on the world.

Each of our hotels cultivates a distinctive style and ambience where we embrace every opportunity to give our guests a personal and enriching experience.

At Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, we embrace the new world of business and understand that modern business travellers want a hotel (and a hotel team) that understands and supports them, helping at every turn.

Awarded the Great Place to Work certificate since 2020, our two properties, InterContinental Genève and Crowne Plaza Geneva are proud to offer an inclusive, supportive and stimulating work environment. Our diverse teams are the secret to our success. We encourage each and every one to develop their potential through internal mobility opportunities, training and on-the-job learning.

Your day to day

Join us as our new Finance Manager:

For InterContinental Genève and Crowne Plaza Geneva, your main duties will be to:

  • Coordinate and actively participate in the registrations in the hotel’s general accounting.
  • Assume the administrative tasks of the Director of Finance & Business Support in his absence.
  • Review and analyze operating results. Ensure the smooth running of the monthly and annual accounting closing.
  • Be responsible for all postings relevant to the accounting closures.
  • Carry out monthly reporting and ensure that financial reports are made available on the prescribed dates.
  • Develop and maintain new tools to optimize reporting and financial analysis.
  • Act as a referent and as support in the execution of the finance department’s various tasks.
  • Manage and coordinate the work in the absence of team members.

What we need from you

With a Higher Degree in Hospitality Management or Finance, Accounting & Business Administration, you have minimum 5 years of experience in a similar position in a hotel establishment of the same category (international luxury hotel) and capacity (+200 rooms), preferably in Switzerland. Excellent knowledge of Swiss accounting is essential.

You are fluent in English and French, at a C1 level minimum. Mastering German is a mandatory.

Excellent computer skills (especially Excel) and knowledge of Opera are required. A knowledge of ABACUS and Simphony is appreciable.

You are a driven, rigorous and result-oriented person. You are acknowledged for your flexibility and your ability to adapt and evolve in a fast-paced environment. You have strong analytical and synthesis skills and you are a true leader and coach to your team.  

This position is opened to Swiss citizens and work permit holders as well as EU passport holders.

Diversity and inclusion are important to us: all applications are welcome.

What we offer

We’ll reward all your hard work with a great salary and benefits – including a great room discount and superb training.

Join us and you’ll become part of the global IHG family – and like all families, all our individual team members share some winning characteristics. As a team, we work better together – we trust and support each other, we do the right thing and we welcome different perspectives. You need to show us you care: that you notice the little things that make a difference to guests as well as always looking for ways to improve.

Visit http://careers.ihg.com to find out more about us and apply!

The company

This 5-star luxury hotel, newly redesigned by famous New York architect Chi offers amazing views of the Mont Blanc, the highest mountain in Europe, of Lake Geneva and Geneva City. It is a 3-minute walk from the Botanic Garden, United Nations and International Centre of Congress CICG and within a 5-minute drive from Palexpo Exhibition Centre and Luxury Shopping area. Free tram and eco-bus are available for hotel guests.

The spacious and elegant rooms at InterContinental Geneva have free WiFi, free tea and coffee making facilities, are air-conditioned and feature cable TV and a minibar.

Dining options include modern international cuisine and seasonal specialities served in the gourmet restaurant, which features a well-stocked wine cellar and a terrace.

At the bar Les Nations, guests can enjoy a wide range of drinks, listen to live piano music, and browse in books and magazines.

The 400 m² Spa by Clarins offers a complete set of beauty and massage treatments. A steam bath, a sauna and a hot tub are also available. The health and fitness centre is open 24 hours.

Cointrin Airport is 3 km away, and Cornavin Train Station is 2.5 km from the InterContinental. Guests benefit from free public transports in Geneva during their stay.

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Finance Manager

Geneva, Switzerland

Full-time, Indefinite

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