June 24, 2024

Posted on: June 22, 2023

Category: Accounting and Finance, Business and Administration, Hotel and Hospitality

Location: Addis Ababa

Career Level: Managerial Level (Manager, Supervisor, Director)

Employment Type: Full-time

Salary: As per company scale

Job Description

Best Western Plus Pearl Addis is a global brand hotel chain located only 2 Kms away from Bole International Airport and a short walk distance from Bole Medhanialem Cathedral.

The Finance Manager will be responsible for leading the day-to-day operations of the accounts department, including preparing and managing the hotel’s financial budgets, implementing and overseeing all financial activities in compliance with local tax laws and hotel SOPs. They will also be responsible for financial analysis, reporting, budgeting, forecasting, audit and control, asset and liability reconciliation, working capital, cash control, legal documentation, and representing the finance department during morning HOD meetings.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaising with the General Manager to meet the organization’s strategic goals.
  • Preparing and reviewing annual budgets, monthly forecasts, and operating results.
  • Verifying financial reports’ accuracy and compliance with local government regulations.
  • Developing specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize and accomplish work.
  • Building an efficient and professional team within the Finance and Accounting Department.
  • Monitoring all tax compliance and ensuring taxes are charged and collected correctly.
  • Conducting regular weekly finance department meetings.
  • Ensuring disciplinary procedures and documentation are completed according to hotels standard.
  • Any other tasks as and when required by management.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Masters degree in Finance and Accounting.
  • At least 5 to 10 years of financial and management experience in an upscale (4/5 Star) hospitality environment.
  • Strong command of MS Applications like Excel, PowerPoint, and knowledge of back-office or accounting systems like Sun, SAP, and hotel software like OPERA.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills with fluency in English, both oral and written.
  • Excellent financial/business decision-making skills.
  • Strong financial knowledge, analytical skills, and highly organized.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates who meet the required qualifications and experience are invited to submit an updated CV and cover letter explaining their motivation and suitability for the post. Applicants can apply through Ethiojobs, by emailing hr@bwppearladdis.com, or in person. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

For further information, please call +251-116-89-00-05.

Deadline: July 7, 2023