VP Finance for International Hospitality Group – Based in Frankfurt
120k + package (bonus, car, etc)
An opportunity has arisen for a talented and experienced Vice President – Finance and Accounting background to join this International Group.
The purpose of the role is to control and optimize the hotels operating costs, coordinate and supervise planning and forecasting activities and drive the European Division’s profitability.
We are looking for an experienced Director dedicated to finance, controlling, accounting in multi-unit hospitality environment.
You must be an innovative thinker with a strong analytical mind. Your passion for numbers will transpire throughout your work and translate into short, medium and long term strategy.
KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS
Achieve or exceed budgeted revenue and profits for Hotels as well as for the total Area Europe.
Ensure an adequate conversion of revenues to operating profit and reduce the level of fixed costs to mitigate the volatility of profits
Over time increase the EBITDA and the EBIT Margin
Deliver accurate forecast data and ensure that hotels in the Area have an appropriate level of operating expenses
Facilitate succession planning and promotion from within including the development of accountants and controlling resources in Area Europe
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS AND COMPETENCIES
Minimum Bachelor degree or equivalent in accounting or controlling
Experience as user of Hyperion, SUN and/or SAP
Excellent written and spoken English and German language
Other European language skills would be advantageous
Experience of shared services and business process outsourcing
International experience within a multi-cultural environment
Complete understanding of the P&L and associated reports
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
In line with current legislation requirements you must be eligible to work in France or hold a full and valid work visa. Applicants who do not meet these requirements will not be considered for the Financial Controller position.