Staff Accountant Job at Four Seasons New York Downtown

Staff Accountant
Full time

Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown
The Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown is looking for Staff Accountant who shares a passion for excellence and who infuses enthusiasm into everything they do. Our General Staff Accountant has the opportunity to shape guest experience by providing exceptional knowledge and service in support of our world-renowned hotels. This position reports to the Director of Finance. Work authorization for the location is required.

Join Our Team
Located in Tribeca, a block away from the World Trade Center; the new Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown rises to redefine the world’s most famous skyline. Experience CUT, Wolfgang Puck’s first NYC restaurant, and become part of the creativity, confidence and 24/7 vitality that is reshaping Lower Manhattan.

Work on a team that is built on mutual respect, collaboration, excellent service and passion for providing above and beyond guest experiences. Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown is poised to become the leading provider of quality hospitality in the New York Downtown area.

Four Seasons provides employees with the same level of care that we expect to be shared with our guests. We have been ranked in FORTUNE Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for since 1998.

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The Staff Accountant is responsible for assisting the Assistant Director of Finance in maintaining the general ledger and balance sheet reconciliations.

Additionally, the Staff Accountant is responsible for supervising other areas within the Finance Department under the direction of the Assistant Director of Finance, including payroll, accounts payable, and general cashiering in accordance with all related local and corporate policies and procedures.

The Accounting office structure may vary and responsibilities will be adapted as required.

Assist Assistant Director of Finance with maintaining the effectiveness of internal controls to safeguard the assets and resources of the hotel.
Actively support other department managers with matters dealing with labor standards, payroll, and other issues that may arise.
Direct and supervise the efforts, quality, and timeliness of all aspects of payroll, accounts payable, and general cashiering or other areas as directed by the Assistant Director of Finance and Director of Finance
Assist with the development of the Finance Department staff to aid the future growth of the company.

Preferred Qualifications and Skills
We are looking for an individual who poses an affinity for guest service! You will be an experienced customer service professional with excellent communication skills, ability to multitask, problem solve and have a passion for service and hospitality. You will be a willing team player, with high level of creativity and attention to detail.
We are looking for candidates who are proactive, have a technical knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles.
Ability to read, write and speak English is required.
This position involves a heavy volume of organizational skill and ability to operate computer equipment and excellent Excel and Computer Skills. Sun, iScala and Opera Systems knowledge would be ideal and greatly valued. This position requires an applicant with a flexible schedule and the ability to work all shifts, weekends and holidays.

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What to Expect: You Will…
Be part of a cohesive team with opportunities to build a successful career with global potential
Have access to a robust benefit plan
Have the opportunity to engage in diverse and challenging work
Derive a sense of pride in work well done
Be recognized for excellence

Work Level
Experienced, Mid-Level
Employment Type
Full Time
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