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Job Title Director of Finance (Expat/Local)
Location London
Country United Kingdom
Position Id 3292
Job Description Our Client is a Boutique Hotel with 100+ rooms in London, UK.


• Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or related field
• Previous experience in London
• CIMA/ACCA qualified
• Fully comfortable with ALL aspects of dept (including but not limited to: tax, annual budget, capital planning, weekly and daily forecast, monthly P & L statements, balance sheet, reconciliations, audit compliance, cost control, performance review meetings)
• Understanding of overall hotel operations as they affect department
• Strong analytical skills and ability to challenge Hotel Management Teams to drive superior performance
• Focus equally on driving revenue and maintain costs
• Maximizes systems and resources available at all levels
• Ability to use standard software applications and hotel systems; technology-savvy
• Strategic planning skills; ability to translate financial concepts into actionable business strategies and tactics
• Ability to evaluate business trends, determine applicability to customer profile and modify business strategies accordingly
• Ability to take constructive action without relying on directions from others
• Ability to network and build relationships to improve the efficiency and growth of the business
• Ability to exercise flexibility rather than rigid adherence to procedures in order to accomplish goals
• Effective decision-making skills, effective influence skills and good negotiation skills
• Strong consensus building skills and effective change management skills
• Excellent English both spoken and written
• Strong organization skills, problem solving skills, communication skills, customer & associate relation skills and result oriented
• Energetic, hands-on and motivated
• Able to delegate effectively whilst still owning “big picture” control
• Very strong attention to detail
• Team player at all levels, participates actively with team
• Good leader and motivator / leads through hands on example
• Competent trainer


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