Accountant

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Location
Coworth Park
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 May 2017
Closes
12 Jun 2017
Sector
Hotel jobs
Job Function
Food & Beverage
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Coworth Park, Ascot - Dorchester Collection's luxury country house hotel and spa

As one of the finest English country house estates and spa, Coworth Park takes pride in handpicking people with a passion for delivering exceptional service. As with all Dorchester Collection hotels, we care for our people, guests, owners and environment by living and breathing our values. We work together, celebrating everyone’s contribution and success - and we are now seeking a passionate Management Accountant to join us.

In choosing a career with Coworth Park, you’ll notice our great respect for other peoples’ cultures, values and customs, as well as appreciating a sense of community within Ascot and Berkshire. We also provide some of the world’s best pay and benefits along with world-class training & development.

Accountant role overview:

  • To direct the operational execution of the monthly management accounting cycle
  • To ensure that all financial matters are in accordance with legislation and ethical accounting practices
  • Maintaining a strong accounting and operational environment to safeguard assets, improve profitability and manage business risks
  • To set direction & provide strategic oversight of accounting in order to exceed stakeholder expectations, enhance department image & maximize short & long term efficiency targets
  • Act as an ambassador & key spokesperson for the hotel with internal & external stakeholderProducing an accurate set of month-end accounts, variance analysis against expected results/budget and working closely with department heads to interpret results
  • Reconciliation of balance sheet control of accountsInitiate, manage and/or participate in projects that will drive the business forward
  • Preparing the annual statutory accounts, in compliance with UK reporting requirements

 

Accountant requirements:

  • Working towards a degree in accounting qualification: CIMA, ACCA, ACA
  • 3 years experience in a similar operational area
  • Excellent Excel skills (macros/visual basic, pivot tables, look-ups, etc.) with the ability to analyse and manipulate data to meet reporting requirements

We offer our Accountant the world’s best pay andbenefits:

  • Employee Introductory Scheme - £750.00
  • World-class training and development
  • Complimentary nights with breakfast within Dorchester Collection
  • 50% F&B discount at selected restaurants within Dorchester Collection
  • The successful Accountant will be able to participate in a variety of social events and Corporate Social Responsibility activities throughout the year
  • Fantastic pension scheme