Job Number EMEAA10694
Hotel Brand: Holiday Inn
Europe, Middle East, Asia & Africa - Kuwait - -
Conveniently located minutes away from the famous Kuwait Beach Front as well as to a variety of entertainment spots including the newly opened Abdullah Al-Salem Cultural Center, Cinema Halls, Bowling Courts and The Scientific Center, Gulf Road, Holiday Inn Kuwait is situated along Kuwait’s premier shopping district, Salem Al Mubarak Street, with Kuwait International Airport a short 20 minutes’ drive away by our pre-booked free shuttle serviceExplore the city by having a stroll along the Corniche or walk to Olympia Mall, Marina Mall and Al Fanar Mall where you can find the world’s most famous brand retail stores and restaurants. And if you are in Kuwait for business, Holiday Inn Kuwait is located minutes from Kuwait City, as well as to Kuwait International Fair Ground.Our 189 modern and spacious guestrooms and suites offer unobstructed views of The Arabian Gulf. With six specialty restaurants, 22 conference and meeting facilities, two stunning wedding ballrooms and extensive free parking, Holiday Inn Kuwait is one of the most popular hotels in Kuwait for business and leisure travelers.Leisure guests enjoy the family-friendly atmosphere. And the fact that children aged 12 and under stay and dine free as well as our dedicated kids facilities where they can safely play and enjoy their time at the Rainbow Kids' Club while parents relax in the outdoor swimming pool or workout in our famous 2000sqm fully equipped health club EDGE Fitness Center.
Your day to day
Ensure the Hotel revenues are adequately audited, recorded and audits are performed accordingly.Report to Director of Finance on financial related issues faced and ensure policy and procedures are followed in all revenue streams.Use financial analysis, data trends and market information to anticipate needs, identify operating/financial issues, and recommend actions to maximise financial return.Perform revenue reconciliations with source documents.Ensure Accounting Policies are followed as per IHG guidelines.Controls all food and beverage sales by:Correct recording of guest checks on a timely basisPerforms spot checks on outlet checks usedHaving all voided checks, corrections and unsettled checks approved by the Restaurant Supervisor or ManagerMonitors the buffet controls, especially over cash settled checks to prevent reuse ensuring all revenue is recordedEnsure banquet controls are being adhered toReconciles total outlet sales to total chargesEnsure accounting practices, support the guest experience through payment options (example: credit card systems, room charges), inventory controls and financial dispute resolution.Implement financial control procedures and systems; maintain records for internal and external `audits; ensure compliance with government regulations and contractual agreements Supervise General Cashier and ensure Hotel fund are counted as per guidelines.Respond quickly to guest requests in a friendly manner. Follow up to ensure guest satisfaction.Participate in various responsible business activities organized by the hotel.Under the direct supervision of the Assistant Manager of Finance and the Director/Manager of Finance & Business Support, and within the limits of InterContinental Hotels Group policies and procedures, responsible for ensuring all revenues generated in the hotel are recorded accurately and discrepancies reported on a timely basis. The Income Auditor produces the daily revenue report and reconciles all revenues against cash banked and accounts receivable movements for each day. The Income Auditor also ensures that all revenues are recorded and reported on a daily basis and all control procedures are in place relating to the income process. Plays the leading role in promoting the desired work culture around “Our Winning Ways”.
What we need from you
Bachelor’s degree equivalent in Accounting or Finance.Professional accounting or finance designation or certificationMinimum 2 years in hotel accounting or audit with at least two year an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.Knowledge of accounting management duties such as processing payroll, performing asset management duties, providing business projections, displacement analysis, preparing government reports as needed or requested.
What we offer
We’ll reward all your hard work with a great salary and benefits – including a housing, transportation, recreation facilities, uniform, great room discount and superb training, and many more!Join us and you’ll become part of the global IHG family – and like all families, all our individual team members share some winning characteristics. As a team, we work better together – we trust and support each other, we do the right thing and we welcome different perspectives. You need to show us you care: that you notice the little things that make a difference to guests as well as always looking for ways to improve - visit www.http://careers.ihg.com to find out more about us.