Assistant Director of Finance and Accounting - Sheraton (21090681)
Company: Marriott International, Inc.
Posted on: November 14, 2021
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Sheraton Grand Chicago located at 301 E North Water St, Chicago,
IL, 60611 is hiring a Assistant Director of Finance and
The Assistant Controller manages the day-to-day operation of the
Accounting Office. Primary responsibilities include financial
analysis and financial reporting, budgeting/forecasting, audit and
control, asset and liability reconciliation, working capital and
Education and Experience
4-year bachelor's degree in Finance and Accounting or related
major; no work experience required.
CORE WORK ACTIVITIES
Assisting in Management of Accounting Team
Utilizes interpersonal and communication skills to lead, influence,
and encourage others; advocates sound financial/business decision
making; demonstrates honesty/integrity; leads by example.
Oversees internal, external and regulatory audit processes.
Ensures that regular on-going communication occurs with employees
to create awareness of business objectives, communicate
expectations, and recognize performance.
Celebrates successes by publicly recognizing the contributions of
Establishes and maintains open, collaborative relationships with
Provides excellent leadership (e.g., differentiates top performers,
fosters teamwork and encourages work/life balance).
Ensures employees establish and maintain open, collaborative
relationships within their team.
Participates in the employee performance appraisal process,
providing feedback as needed.
Ensures disciplinary procedures and documentation are completed
according to Standard and Local Operating Procedures (SOPs and
LSOPs) and support the Peer Review Process.
Ensures property policies are administered fairly and
Utilizes an "open door" policy.
Solicits employee feedback.
Managing Projects and Policies
Generates and provides accurate and timely results in the form of
reports, presentations, etc.
Analyzes information and evaluates results to choose the best
solution and solve problems.
Compiles, codes, categorizes, calculates, tabulates, audits, or
verifies information or data.
Ensures that the P&L is accurate (i.e., costs are properly
matched to revenue, costs are recorded in the proper accounts) and
statements are delivered to appropriate individuals in a timely
Reconciles balance sheet.
Ensures tax rates used for sales/use tax are current and proper
amounts are collected and/or accrued.
Ensures compliance with standard and local operating procedures
(SOPs and LSOPs).
Ensures account balances are supported by appropriate documentation
in accordance with SOPs.
Reviews audit issues and makes corrections as necessary.
Ensures property permits, licenses and if applicable vendor
contracts are current.
Leverages centralized accounting processes and shared services.
Demonstrating and Applying Accounting Knowledge
Demonstrates knowledge of job-relevant issues, products, systems,
Keeps up-to-date technically and applying new knowledge to your
Uses computers and computer systems (including hardware and
software) to program, write software, set up functions, enter data,
or process information.
Uses relevant information and individual judgment to determine
whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations, or
Leverages technology and effectively uses information systems and
tools to generate financial reports and provide managers with
analytical support to drive decision-making.
Proving Financial Information and Guidance to Others
Informs and/or updates the executives, the peers and the
subordinates on relevant financial information in a timely
Attends critique meetings to review information with management
Advises the Director of Finance on existing and evolving
Communicates financial concepts in a clear and persuasive manner
that is easy to understand and drives desired behaviors.
Provide direction and assistance to other organizational units
regarding accounting and budgeting policies and procedures, and
efficient control and utilization of financial resources.
Provides information to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates
by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.
Maintaining Finance and Accounting Goals
Submits reports in a timely manner, ensuring delivery
Ensures profits and losses are documented accurately.
Achieves and exceeds goals including performance goals, budget
goals, team goals, etc.
Develops specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize, and
accomplish your work.
Monitors all taxes that apply, ensuring that taxes are current,
collected and/or accrued.
Supports a strong accounting & operational control environment to
safeguard assets, improve operations and profitability and manage
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