Financial Controller

Date Job Posted: 04-Jun-2024

Location: Cape Town

At The Vineyard Hotel, we're more than just a team. Every staff member plays a crucial role in creating an exceptional guest experience. Our commitment to our staff goes beyond hospitality. We prioritise their well-being, providing on-demand healthcare, wellness activities, assistance with essentials, and healthy meals.

We also offer growth opportunities through internal programs, traineeships, study loans, and professional coaching for managers. Comprehensive benefits, including medical aid, retirement and disability funding, are part of the package.

Our care for our staff and our dedication to social and environmental responsibility sets us apart. Join our community that values respect, care, and growth.

Financial Controller
Cape Town

As our Financial Controller, you will provide overall revenue control for the Hotel by conducting daily audits to ensure that policies and procedures are followed. Part of your responsibility will be to optimise stock holding and controls as well as purchasing procedures, to ensure maximum price benefits.

As our Financial Controller, you will conduct a diverse range of audits, including revenue, cost, and payroll audits. Your findings and proposals will be instrumental in our financial decision-making. Ensuring the accuracy of payroll, revenue, and daily banking, as well as transactions integrity in Front Office and Food & Beverage, and the accuracy of the Trial Balance in Opera and night audit reports, will be key aspects of your role.

You will identify variances, investigate any discrepancies, and ensure all revenue queries are resolved promptly. Investigating stock variances and weekly/monthly reporting on stock counts, revenue, cash floats, and petty cash will also form part of your duties.

To be considered for this role, a Tertiary Qualification in Accounting/Auditing or an equivalent qualification is a must. This, coupled with an aptitude for figures and systems, and 3-5 years’ experience in financial controlling/auditing or a similar position, will make you a strong candidate. Having your Articles will further enhance your application.

You will need to demonstrate strong competencies in risk analysis and understanding systems, as well as the ability to identify risks. Your excellent communication skills, both spoken and written, will be essential to ensure clarity and effectiveness. Reliability and adaptability are key, as is the capability to plan and organise efficiently. You should be results-oriented and possess the tolerance to handle stress while working under pressure.

Accuracy and excellent attention to detail are crucial, alongside a strong sense of integrity, to ensure success in this role.

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We are an equal opportunity employer.

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Financial Controller
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