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Corporate Staff Accountant

posted May 4, 2019

Interstate Hotels & Resorts
Arlington, VA
721140 l

About This Job


Staff works on hotel books to coordinate and review all accounting functions and financial statements to ensure accuracy and meet all deadlines.


  • Prepare and record journal entries for assigned hotels to meet the closing deadline and deliver accurate hotel financials.
  • Bank Reconciliation for assigned hotels.  Research and follow up on outstanding issues with hotel to have satisfaction resolution. 
  • Balance Sheet Reconciliation for assigned hotels.  Research and follow up on outstanding issues with hotel to have satisfaction resolution. 
  • To assist and train hotel level staff on various aspects of hotel accounting, i.e. eDaily, AP coding, general ledger review, etc.  This requires working closely with the Regional Managers to ensure proper trainings at hotel level were provided. 
  • Assist VP of Accounting on reviewing the accuracy of bank reconciliation and balance sheet reconciliation of other hotels.
  • Assist on various hotel audits and owner/Regional Manager questions.

Knowledge and Skills:

Education:  Minimum of 18 hours of accounting and a four year degree, preferred in accounting/finance/hospitality area.

Experience: 3+ years in general accounting, preferred experience in journal entries preparation, month end general ledger reviewing, account analysis, bank reconciliation, and good understanding of balance sheet.  Intermediate-Advanced Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word required. 

Prefer experience in multiple set of books.

Skills and Abilities:  Good customer service, written and verbal communication, and interpersonal skills, detail-oriented, strong analytical and reconciliation skills.

Interstate Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please call (703) 387-3888 or email with the nature of your accommodation request and include the Hotel location and title of the job opening. Please allow one (1) business day for a reply.


About This Employer

Interstate Hotels & Resorts

2011 Crystal Drive, Suite 1100
Arlington, VA 22202

Corporate Office

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Our Experience. Your Success.®

Interstate Hotels & Resorts is the leading global hotel management company. Hotel owners, developers and guests discover the Interstate difference in our 425 hotels, resorts and conference centers with nearly 75,000 rooms located throughout the U.S. and around the globe.

Our rich history spanning more than 55 years of innovation, consistency and success is unmatched in the hospitality industry, making Interstate the preferred hotel management company of major global brands. It also allows our associates to consistently deliver results for real estate investors, ownership groups, publicly-traded REITs, privately held companies, and private equity funds today and in the bright future to come.

Interstate, from startup to stardom

From relatively humble beginnings in 1960, Interstate Hotels & Resorts has evolved to become a leader in the hospitality industry. Once the owners of a single property in Erie, Pennsylvania, we’ve expanded internationally and are now recognized as the leading U.S.-based third-party hotel management company. Along the way, we’ve forged partnerships with major brands in the industry and earned a reputation for high-quality, performance based operations.

Our Vision

To be the leading, independent, multinational hotel operator.

Our Mission

To be the leading, independent multinational hotel operator by creating a rewarding work experience for all of our associates, providing exceptional guest service, and generating superior returns for our owners and co-owners.

Our Values

We didn't just stumble upon our success. Since the beginning, we've believed in delivering excellence by living our core values. It's these values that got us to where we are today and will guide us into the future. If you share these same values you will be a great fit for the Interstate team.

  • INTEGRITY: Strive to do the right thing and display honesty and fairness in all words and actions.
  • TEAMWORK: Consistently identify opportunities to assist your fellow associates.
  • RESPECT: Promote diversity and treat others with mutual trust and respect.
  • EXCELLENCE: Make a difference by delivering exceptional service and performing beyond expectations.
  • INNOVATION: Constantly create new ideas and improve on ways of doing things.
  • COMMUNICATION: Be a leader in your hotel regardless of your position and encourage open communication.
  • SERVICE: Be of service to our guests, our communities, and to each other.