Director, Finance & Business Support
At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, our financial operations thrive with the commitment of Colleagues and Leaders who model our values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment.
Apply your leadership and analytical strengths as Financial Controller, where your high standards for accuracy and thoroughness will inspire the same among your team.
Hotel Overview : Central to shopping, sightseeing, restaurants and bars, and the business district. The green park surrounding the Fairmont Quasar Istanbul, offers breathing space in a dense part of the city.
The hotel is about 20 km to Atatürk Airport and in convenient walking distance to metro. Business and leisure travelers alike will experience the utmost in comfort and luxury at the Fairmont Quasar Istanbul.
The 209 luxury guestrooms include 25 Suites, 33 Gold Rooms and 64 Apartments, all elegantly designed for the discerning modern traveler and cuisine that ranges from traditional Turkish to health-conscious to international, guests will find just what they need for the perfect Istanbul experience.
Fitness enthusiasts can enjoy the 2000 sqm, well-equipped Willow Stream Spa and Health Club, during summer, guests can also enjoy our outdoor swimming pool overlooking the Bosphorus.
Summary of Responsibilities : Reporting to the General Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following :
Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
Lead and manage the Accounting department and ensure all standards are followed
Compile and analyze financial information to prepare financial statements including monthly and annual reports
Ensure financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted policies and procedures
Ensure all financial reporting deadlines are met
Ensure accurate and efficient monthly, quarterly and year end close
Establish and monitor the implementation and maintenance of accounting control procedures
Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs
Continuously manage and support budget and forecast activities and assist Departmental Leaders as required
Oversee the financial audit preparation and coordinate the audit process
Ensure accurate and appropriate recording and analysis of revenues and expenses
Analyze and advise on business operations including revenue and expenditure trends, financial commitments and future revenues
Analyze financial information to recommend or develop efficient use of resources and procedures; provide strategic recommendations and maintain solutions to business and financial problems
Follow departmental policies and procedures
Follow all safety policies
Other duties as assigned
Senior Leadership experience in accepted accounting practices and principles required
Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications and relevant computer applications required
University / College degree in a related discipline required
Fluent in Turkish & English
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
Highly responsible & reliable with exceptional attention to detail
Ability to work cohesively as part of a team
Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times