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Senior GL Accountant

Posted May 21, 2021

Stanford Hotels Corporation Regional Office - Charlotte, NC
Charlotte, NC

About This Job

Stanford Hotels Corporation is seeking an experienced Senior G/L Accountant to join their team!

The Senior G/L Accountant is a member of the accounting team whose primary responsibility is the monthly close activities and supporting the consolidation and reporting processes. The successful candidate should have the experience to be able to close the G/L for any entity, may assist with consolidated entities’ financial statements if needed and support other accounting/reporting projects. The Senior G/L Accountant should be able to assist with other assigned tasks/duties including routine functions of Accounts Payable and Payroll. This position reports to the Corporate Hotel Controller. This is a full time position and located in Charlotte, NC.


  • Record daily cash activity and weekly/monthly entries for the month end close in Microsoft Dynamics GP 2016 and Online Bank Portals including bank reconciliations for selected entities
  • Review for accuracy the general ledger, balance sheet reconciliations and financial statements. Prepare adjusting journal entries for review/approval.
  • Work with auditors and respond to auditor inquiries for financial statements and for tax matters
  • Assist the Accounting Team with other ad-hoc projects as needed



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • 5+ years accounting experience including general ledger close, showing ability to meet assigned deadlines
  • Prior corporate accounting experience closing multiple entities
  • Solid knowledge of all areas within the Accounting Department - able to Review invoices for proper approval, code and input into the Accounts Payable system if needed, ensure compliance with Company purchasing policy & PO process, including conducting 3-way match process as needed, manage the 1099 process at year end, and process payroll for selected entities
  • Excellent Excel experience, Microsoft Dynamics GP 2016 or similar ERP. We use GP 2016 for most entities and MRI for business rental properties.
  • Strong organizational skill and attention to detail in preparing schedules including reconciliations
  • Proactive learner who enjoys solving problems and a variety of challenges
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and take ownership of work product
  • Provide technical expertise to assigned entities
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word and Outlook)
  • Ability to work independently with limited direction from manager
  • Accountants work a flexible schedule during periods of heavy activity. This may require working past standard business hours to include evenings and/or weekends to meet deadlines.


  • Hotel or commercial property accounting experience
  • FRX, Management Reporter application user experience
  • Preparation of consolidated financial statements experience
  • ProfitSword cloud application experience
  • UKG / UltiPro payroll system experience
  • SharePoint experience
  • BirchStreet experience

Stanford Hotels Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. If you need accommodation for any part of the application process because of a medical condition or disability, please call 415-398-3333 to let us know the nature of your request.


About this Employer

Stanford Hotels Corporation Regional Office - Charlotte, NC

222 East Third Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Regional Office

Big thinking. Local results.

The Stanford Hotels Group owns and operates all their hotels with a highly specialized approach to property development. Our focus on development helps to realize potential. We see each property and its many nuances and create solutions to maximize its performance. Our development and management style equips us to focus on high profile, full-service franchise brands as well as other projects that leverage our collective experience. From real estate development to food and beverage – this depth of knowledge grows full service, successful hospitality brands. Hilton and Marriott trust us because of our solid operational infrastructure and consistently high performing track record.

We are headquartered in San Francisco where we oversee properties throughout the country.

An Invitation to Grow.

Our passion lies in realizing potential, both in people and in our projects. Our people are our engine; they are the spirit of our company, and our greatest asset. An employment opportunity with the Stanford Hotels Group means there’s a management team who cares about your personal and professional advancement, and who will make sure you are able to grow through both day-to-day and long-term participation in our company’s operations and success. Our scholarships program for employees with students in college is one great example of the way we support our team. By making it easier for our families to raise educated kids, we know we’re offering our staff an invaluable gift, and one that allows them to worry less and grow more.


Our passion is our people. Our people are the spirit of our company and our greatest strength. Our goal is to represent the community around us. We embrace inclusivity and celebrate diversity. We support our differences and what makes each of us unique.  We are committed to inclusive hiring practices, company policies and a diverse workplace where everyone feels represented.