Search 21,351 current hospitality jobs

Comptroller

posted September 29, 2017

The Claridge - a Radisson Hotel
Atlantic City, NJ
Apply
A growing company - a historic landmark!
613104 l

About This Job

Plan, direct, and manage the provision of accurate, timely, and objective financial data from which informed management decisions can be made.  Recommend remedial action when and where necessary.  Safeguard owner assets by creating and maintaining sound internal control systems.  Hire the most professional, service-oriented, dedicated highly skilled, trained staff available.  Participate in total hotel management as a member of the hotel.

SUMMARY:

Coordinates the organization's accounting personnel and needs

Ensures compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), based on relevant laws and regulations and in accordance with the organization’s policies

Acts as liaison between accounting, and other hotel departments

Advise senior leadership on organization's financial processes

Conduct internal auditing to improve processes and ensure compliance with SOP rules

Compile, review, reconcile, prepare daily/monthly/quarterly and annual financial reporting.

Direct oversight of the following functions:

Balance Sheet & General Ledger entries and reconciliations

Revenue and Expense transactional understanding

Accounts Payable

Accounts Receivable

Internal Audit

Payroll processing

State and Local tax returns

REQUIREMENT

Two years with same hotel company as Controller or three years as controller in another industry. Hotel accounting a must.

QUALIFICATIONS:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s Degree (B.A) from four-year College or university; or at least two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, and technical procedures. Ability to write routine reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of the public.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS:
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume.
REASONING ABILITY:
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and talk or hear.


Compensation: Commensurate with experience

Apply

About This Employer

The Claridge - a Radisson Hotel

123 S. Indiana Avenue

Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Telephone (609) 487-4400

Reservations (609) 487-4444

500 Room Hotel

claridge.com

Managed by

The Claridge Hotel, once known by its 1929 nickname “Skyscraper by the Sea”, radiates a breathtaking Manhattanesque design situated in the prime center of the Atlantic City’s boardwalk. One of the last remaining architectural masterpieces from the Boardwalk Empire Era, The Claridge Hotel housed such legends as Marilyn Monroe, Al Capone, Nucky Johnson, Princess Grace of Monaco and Frank Sinatra.

The “New” Claridge Hotel targets all market segments such as leisure travelers, families, group travel and convention business. Emphasis is placed on providing unique service amenities such as private limo transportation, shopping and golf packages, cardio health club, spectacular entertainment in the 600 seat Las Vegas style cabaret showroom and an elegant ballroom facility to host weddings and private functions. The Claridge Hotel also appeals to casino customers who can visit the Bally’s Casino conveniently connected to second floor entrance.