Management Accountant

Contract Type -
39 hours per week

Employment Type - Full Time

Our Support Office a modern office located close to Old Street and Barbican in central London. This friendly open plan office houses several of the key support functions including Sales, Human Resources, Marketing and Central Revenue. Conveniently located with great transport links the office is the London base for the back office functions of Guoman and Thistle.

The Role

At glh hotels we look for Managers who can achieve market leading results using innovation and flair, who are ready to stretch their own performance and have a passion for excellence that will inspire others.

We are currently recruiting for a driven and hands-on Management Accountant with experience of group reporting for multiple entities. Reporting to the Finance Manager, he/she will work as part of the four-person Management Reporting team to deliver the monthly close activity with an emphasis on quality, timeliness and accuracy of information. The individual must be able to work under pressure and manage tight deadlines effectively.

The Management Accountant will act as business partner to a number of central budget holders, major capex project managers and interact with senior management and members of the executive team. It is therefore important that the individual has strong communication skills and experience of working with a wide range of stakeholders.

He/she will demonstrate a history of driving best practice and a passion for continuous improvement to support the Finance Manager in delivering not only an industry leading financial reporting and control environment, but also a central finance function that both partners with and supports the business. They must be a proactive, self-starter with the energy and enthusiasm to strive for success.

Hospitality and Leisure experience desirable but not essential.


What we look for

  • A professional accounting qualification is preferred
  • 3-5 years of operational finance experience gained in a multi-site environment
  • Practical experience of budgeting, accounting, forecasting and resource allocation across operating units
  • Excellent ability to interpret and report financial information
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Strong customer focus and outstanding ability to establish professional relationships across the organisation
  • Forward thinker with ability to develop ideas into actions
  • In-depth knowledge of SAP and data base systems (Cognos TM1, Hyperion and Vision, or similar)
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office applications

What's in it for you?

  • 20 days holiday plus 8 Bank Holidays
  • Discounted rates on hotel rooms, food and drink across the glh group
  • Interest free season ticket loans (conditions apply)
  • Access to a 24/7 Employee Assistance Program
  • Long Service Awards
  • Pension and Healthcare Schemes
  • Generous recommend a friend scheme
  • Access to discounts and cashback through a huge range of retailers and service providers via our online benefits portal
  • Wonderful Person of the month scheme with cash prizes
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Staff refreshments on shift