Four Seasons Hotel Boston is looking for an Senior Staff Accountant who shares our passion for excellence and is enthusiastic about creating the ultimate service experience. The Senior Staff Accountant will be a member of a small dynamic team delivering great service to our internal and external guests.This position reports to the Director of Finance.U.S. work authorization is required for this position.
Four Seasons Hotel Boston is the premier luxury hotel in New England’s gateway city. Overlooking the historic Boston Public Garden and steps away from city’s premier attractions and world-class shopping, Four Seasons Boston is home to the iconic Bristol Restaurant and Bar, one of Boston’s favorite dining destinations. Four Seasons Hotel Boston is distinguished as the only hotel in all of New England to have consecutively won both the AAA Five Diamond and Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Awards for nearly two decades.
Four Seasons prides itself on the commitment to the Golden Rule philosophy, and strives to provide the best possible experience for both our guests and employees.Because of our employee-centric approach, Four Seasons has been listed in the FORTUNE Magazine 100 Best Companies to Work For rankings every year since 1998.
Key Elements of the Job
Good understanding of Month-End Process, including but not limited to preparation of financial statements, accruals and journal entries, and maintain reconciliations for all balance sheet accounts in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.
Assist in preparation of all budgets and forecasts.
Lead, participate in and monitor cost control functions and projects.
Understand the current Edition of USALI.
Prepare and coordinate the monthly reconciliations for all balance sheet accounts and all bank reconciliations, ensuring all outstanding reconciling items are investigated and resolved satisfactorily.
Perform all daily, monthly, and other periodic accounting and financial reporting in an accurate and timely nature.
Participate in the physical inventory counts and the subsequent accuracy of count, price, and valuation.
Have the ability to direct the efforts, quality and timeliness of all aspects of the payroll, general ledger, accounts payable and general cashiering.
Strategic, analytical and have solid business acumen.
Solid interpersonal and relationship-building skills to work with cross-functional teams.
Continuously seek to improve/develop the performance of others and continuously strive to improve his/her own performance.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills
1-3 years of hospitality accounting required
Require a working technical knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and internal control policies and procedures.
Require knowledge of and the ability to operate computer equipment and excellent Excel and Computer Skills.
Advance Opera and Micros Systems knowledge preferred.
What to Expect from Your Work Experience.. You will
Be part of a cohesive team with a singular focus on creating the best possible guest experience
Have the ability to demonstrate your unique personality and service style while achieving the brand standards that make us Four Seasons
Be encouraged to demonstrate your professional passion
Have career growth opportunities both within Four Seasons Hotel Boston and worldwide with our company
Be rewarded with market-leading pay and a comprehensive benefit plan
Get to experience other Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts through the complimentary room nights program
Receive a complimentary meal when at work in our employee restaurant.
We look forward to receiving your application!