Director, Finance & Business Support
Kolkata, India
5d ago

Hotel Description

Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts is a distinctive group of deluxe hotels where we put the emphasis on our people. We strive to provide a motivating and rewarding environment that attracts inspired and talented people who are willing to bring news ideas, use & develop their knowledge to reinvent their career path.

Swissôtel Kolkata is Kolkata’s newest five star hotel near the airport and is attached to a mall featuring shops, restaurants and a multiplex cinema.

Located in Rajarhat beside the IT hub, the hotel offers a distinct mix of leisure and business facilities.

The hotel has 147 guest rooms with spectacular outdoor Jacuzzis, three restaurants and a bar, a fitness centre and spa, an infinity swimming pool a business centre, and two meeting rooms.

Over a 1000 guests can be accommodated in cocktail / reception style in Bern, the largest pillar-free banqueting facility of over 7000 square feet, apart from 3 breakout halls of over 650 square feet each.

The hotel has separate smoking (7th & 8th floors) and non-smoking floors (4th, 5th, 6th, 9th & 10th floors), free internet in areas except the banquets, and is noted for its unique offering of Swiss hospitality and attention to detail.

The award winning Bars and Restaurants of Swissôtel Hotels and Resorts have become places of entertainment throughout the world and Swissôtel Kolkata is no exception.



Accounting & Finance

Oversee the daily operations of the Finance department

Direct and coordinate hotel financial planning and budget management functions

Monitor and analyze monthly operating results against budget

Direct and coordinate debt financing and debt service payments with external agencies

Prepare annual reports of actual revenues, transfers, and expenses

Analyze financial outlooks and prepare financial forecasts

Prepare financial analysis for contract negotiations and product investment decisions

Ensure compliance with local, state, and federal budgetary reporting requirements

Establish and implement short- and long-range departmental goals, objectives, policies and operating procedures

Maintain an organizational structure and staffing to effectively accomplish the department’s goals and objectives

Serve as primary legislative liaison relative to company financial issues

Direct financial audits and provide recommendations for procedural improvements

Conduct regular checks on procedures for purchasing, receiving, storing, issuing, food preparing and portioning

Team Management

  • Interview, select and recruit direct reports
  • Identify and develop team members with potential
  • Conduct performance review and manages performance issues that arise within the management team

    Constantly monitor team members performance, attitude and degree of professionalism

    Work with Talent & Culture function to ensure appropriate hiring, training, motivating, coaching, counseling and development of team members according to the changing needs of the business

    Conduct monthly departmental meetings to provide information to team members, obtain their feedback, rectify issues and provide a regular forum for department communication

    Other Responsibilities

    Attend all briefings, meetings and trainings as assigned by management

    Maintain a high standard of personal appearance and hygiene at all times

    Be aware of the hotel fire & life safety / emergency procedures

    Perform other reasonable duties assigned by the assigned by the Management


    Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting / Finance

    Additional certificate as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) will be an advantage

    Minimum 5 years of experience in a senior finance or accounting position or 2 years of experience in a similar capacity

    High degree of professionalism with strong understanding of business acumen

    Excellent reading, writing and oral proficiency in English language

    Proficient in MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and relevant financial and accounting reporting systems

  • Fully conversant in and financial regulation standards
  • Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts offers broad career development possibilities within a growing international group and competitive conditions of employment.

    If you feel you are ready for your next professional challenge, send us your application today.

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