Req # 5612BR
Job Title Night Audit
Position Type Part Time - Regular
Location Name AC Portland
Why Us At the core of the operations team is the Night Auditor. Not only are they responsible for the financial opening and closing of the business day but they act as the eyes and ears of the management team during the night shift and therefore have a tremendous amount of trust placed in them by the leadership team of the hotel. As Night Auditor, you often act in the best interest of the both the hotel and its guests, but do so at a time when many of the normal business day resources are not readily available. Independent thought, analytical scrutiny, superb guest experiences and tactical situational analysis are the day in and day out of this role. If hotel operations are something you aspire to be in, the Night Audit role is an absolute requirement as it challenges you to know more and be more than you think you can be.
Audit, balance and report on the various areas of the hotel (e.g. food and beverage outlets, rooms/front desk, gift shop, etc.) to provide accurate, timely information and to ensure company and Hotel policies and procedures are followed and to prevent fraud. Responds in a professional and courteous manner to arriving, departing and in-house guests by providing accurate and timely information and services. Responds to telephone and in-person inquiries regarding reservations, hotel information and guest concerns.
Dealing with Ambiguity
Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably; can decide and act without having the total picture; isn’t upset when things are up in the air; doesn’t have to finish things before moving on; can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.
Genuinely cares about people; is concerned about their work and non-work problems; is available and ready to help; is sympathetic to the plight of others not as fortunate; demonstrates real empathy with the joys and pain of others.
Is cool under pressure; does not become defensive or irritated when times are tough; is considered mature; can be counted on to hold things together during tough times; can handle stress; is not knocked off balance by the unexpected; doesn’t show frustration when resisted or blocked; is a settling influence in a crisis.
Relates well to all kinds of people – up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization; builds appropriate rapport; builds constructive and effective relationships; uses diplomacy and tact; can defuse even high-tension situations comfortably.
Ability to operate personal computer, cash register and calculator. Ability to compile facts and figures. Telephone and guest relations etiquette and skills.
Moderate hearing required to communicate with guests. Excellent vision required for viewing of CRT screen. Excellent speech communication skills required to communicate with guests over the telephone. Excellent comprehension and literacy required for reading daily reports, numbers, etc.
Abilities90% of shift is standing, Bending/kneeling - repeated bending and kneeling required while filing, Mobility - must be able to reach all areas of hotel to assist clients. Prolonged standing. Occasional carrying and lifting of files and office items up to 25 lbs.
High school education or equivalent experience.
Accounting background preferred, but not required.
Personal computer, telephone, cash banks, calculator -approximately 90-95% of time.
Prolonged standing at indoor, thermostatically climate-controlled work station under florescent lighting. Work inside 95%
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.