Chief Financial Controller
Aspire Globally
Nairobi, Kenya
5d ago

Our Client is a leading luxury Hotel group with a long history providing luxury service to a loyal clientele and is seeking a dynamic and experienced Financial Controller.

The Financial Controller will report to the General Manager and to the VP of Finance and will assume a strategic role in the day-to-day responsibility for planning, implementing, managing and controlling all financial-related activities of the hotel department managers / supervisor to find new ways to improve their operations.

The Financial Controller is expected to have great communication skills.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Planning

  • Planning and formulating the company’s future direction
  • Overseeing strategic and operating budgets.
  • Work with the Directors / CEO on the strategic vision
  • Development and negotiation of key contracts.
  • Develop progressive business plans which generate growth and shareholder value.
  • Develop financial and tax strategies
  • Develop performance measures, reviews and assessments
  • Continually improve the companies’ financial position and performance.
  • Ensure adequate cash flow to meet the organization's needs
  • Operations

  • Key decision making / executive management team
  • Manage the accounting, investor relations, tax, and treasury activities for the group
  • Oversee the company's transaction processing systems
  • Implement operational best practices
  • Train the Finance team and other relevant staff to effectively carry out their roles and raise awareness and knowledge of financial management matters.
  • Oversee all purchasing and payroll activity for staff and participants.
  • Ensure adequate controls are installed and that substantiating documentation is approved and available such that all expenditure may pass independent audits.
  • Oversee the maintenance of the inventory of all fixed assets
  • Financial Information

  • Report financial results to the Board of Directors and Leadership Team
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual accurate financial reports
  • Risk Management

  • Understand key elements of the company's risk profile and ensure that the company complies with all legal and regulatory requirements
  • Essential Skills :

    1.Minimum education of bachelor’s degree in business administration

    2.Chartered accountancy and other relevant finance qualifications

    3.Minimum of 5-year experience in revenue management or in a similar capacity, preferably in a 5-star class environment

    4.Possesses an excellent English communication skill in written and spoken

    Be self-motivated, result-oriented and have a positive attitude

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