About Jumeirah & the Hotel:
At Jumeirah, we are committed to encouraging and developing our colleagues in world class environments. We value diversity and provide equal opportunities, employing over 14,000 colleagues from over 140 different countries including locations in Asia Pacific, CIS, Central Asia, Western and Eastern Europe, South America, Africa and the Middle East.
We want you to do well from the beginning, so we’ll give you every chance to impress during the recruitment process. We promise our colleagues a warm welcome and will help you feel part of our Jumeirah family from day one. You can rely on us to support you as you settle into your journey with us and make Jumeirah ‘Your Place to Shine’.
Jumeirah Creekside Hotel is a contemporary lifestyle hotel located 2km from Dubai International Airport in the heart of old Dubai. Set in landscaped grounds overlooking Dubai Creek, the hotel offers 292 rooms and suites, 21 meeting rooms, four restaurants, an award-winning spa and access to sports and leisure complex, The Aviation Club. Designed from the outset to connect the hotel to the region’s vibrant arts and cultural heritage, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel houses one of Dubai’s largest art collections – a specially commissioned collection of 482 pieces by 52 artists with roots from the Middle East. Rooted in the cultural and cosmopolitan essence of Dubai, the property combines comfort and unrivalled connectivity with true Arabian hospitality for the ultimate business and leisure experience.
About the Job:
An opportunity has arisen for a Finance Executive (Financial Accounting) role at Jumeirah Creekside Hotel.
The main duties and responsibilities of this role:
- To ensure all balance sheet accounts are reconciled monthly and doesn’t have unauthorised postings for SBU level.
To ensure all the journals required to allocate the expenses to correct cost centres are posted as part of month end process for SBU level.
To assist department with their queries on P&L.
To accrue all the expenses incurred in the month but not booked (i.e. Travel Expense and General Cashier related).
To ensure transfer/resign colleague’s outstanding balance (i.e. personal calls, salary advance etc.) are settled before signing the clearance form.
Cash Receipt vouchers and Cash payment voucher to be posted in General Cashier.
To prepare month end reports for corporate office/owners and for financial packs.
To assist Asst. Finance Manager in ensuring all the P&L have correct postings.
To assist Asst. Finance Manager during the yearly budget preparation.
To assist Asst. Finance Manager for monthly Forecast and ensure deadline are met.
To prepare the requirements of Internal/External and Government auditors during audit period.
To ensure monthly spot check on General Cashier cash on hand and supporting documents.
Any other duties as may reasonably be requested by the management.
Ad hoc tasks as required by Assist. Finance Manager, Financial Controller and General Manager.
The ideal candidate for this position will have the following experience and qualifications:
- Qualification equivalent to Degree in Hotel Management, Accounting Degree or certificate in HOSPA or CIMA or Business Degree.
- Previous Accounting experience up to finalization (minimum 2 years)
- Experience within a hotel environment is desirable but not essential.
- High proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (especially Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Word)
- Micros and Opera knowledge will be an advantage.
- SUN and Hyperion knowledge is essential.
- Excellent communication skills, High-level of spoken and written English
About the Benefits:
offer an attractive tax-free salary, paid in Dirhams (AED), the local currency
of the UAE. In addition, we offer generous F&B benefits, reduced hotel
rates across our properties globally, excellent leave and health care package,
flights home, single accommodation, life insurance, functional incentives and
other employee benefits making the role attractive to high performers and any
applicant looking for a career with one of the most luxurious brands in the
The company was founded in 1997 and currently operates 20 hotels in 7 countries. Jumeirah’s promise of STAY DIFFERENT™ delivers imaginative and exhilarating experiences in culturally connected environments offering a thoughtful and generous service.
In line with this promise, the individuality of the Jumeirah portfolio is unmistakable, encompassing Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi; the world renowned Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, the world’s most luxurious hotel and recognised as the symbol of Dubai, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai; Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa in Kuwait; Jumeirah Dhevanafushi and Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives; Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai; Jumeirah Frankfurt in Germany; Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa in Mallorca, Spain; as well as Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in London.
Jumeirah Group also manages two five-star luxury serviced residences: Jumeirah Living World Trade Centre in Dubai and Grosvenor House Suites by Jumeirah Living in London; Talise, our spa brand; Jumeirah Restaurants, our restaurant division; the thrilling Wild Wadi Waterpark; and the Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management.
Whenever you stay with us or use any of our services, our aim is for you to come away with a sense of the Jumeirah spirit - a genuinely caring and personal service. In our own words, to STAY DIFFERENT™.