Assistant Director of Finance - The Willard InterContinental Washington

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts

Location: US - DC - Washington

Dec 29, 2017
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Do you see yourself as an Assistant Director of Finance?

What's your passion? Whether you're into tennis, shopping or karaoke, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.

An American institution, the Willard InterContinental is located in the heart of the nation's capital on Pennsylvania Avenue, near the White House, the Smithsonian museums and the downtown business and theatre districts. With a rich historic legacy, the Willard is the Washington D.C. hotel of choice for heads of state and leaders of the world's business, cultural, social and political sectors. The hotel's 335 well appointed large guestrooms include 41 elegant suites. Dining options include the Café du Parc, a popular French bistro with seasonal outdoor seating, and the Occidental Grill & Seafood, traditional Afternoon Tea in Peacock Alley, the classic Round Robin Bar and 24 hour Private In-Room Dining. There is over 20,000 square feet of Conference and Banquet space and the hotel hosts events ranging from intimate meetings to luxurious weddings. The Willard InterContinental combines heritage, sustainability and luxury with contemporary comfort and the latest technology.


This challenging position has overall responsibility for oversight of the Accounting operation for a cluster of hotels under the guidance of the Area Director of Finance. Responsibilities include assisting in the management of day-to-day operations and assignments of Accounting staff, planning and organizing work, communicating goals, and scheduling/assigning work and managing revenues received and dispersed including accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, audit, General Ledger reporting, and cash handling functions for the hotel. You will prepare financial analysis of hotel operations including variance explanation and make recommendations to ensure the achievement of business goals and assist in the preparation of budgets and financial forecasts and reporting.

This role develops and implements financial control procedures and systems; maintains documents for audits of hotel accounts and ensures compliance with government regulations, federal, state and local laws to independently comply with record retention requirements. You will assist with the distribution of forecast information as an up to date management tool for operating departments and assist with ensuring all accounts are reconciled on monthly basis and review and approve those reconciliation's. You may process payroll or verify payroll dollars and reports in a decentralized environment.

Requirements include a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or equivalent and 2+ years in hotel accounting or audit with experience in a supervisory role, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience. ACPA is preferred and you may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays.
In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.

So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG.

IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans.

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