Director, Finance & Business Support

  • Company:
    Fairmont
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    22 hours ago
  • Category:
    General

## Primary Location

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### ****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

## Employee Status

**Qualifications:**

* 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

**APPLY TODAY**: Whether you’re launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts—and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!

**ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS**

At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you’ll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

*Primary Location:* Turkey-Istanbul-Fairmont Quasar Istanbul

*Employee Status:* Regular

*Job Level:* Management / Supervisory

*Schedule:* Full-time

*Shift:* Day Job

*Travel:* No

*Closing Date:* Ongoing

*Req ID:* IST00003