Industry : Other Industry
Department : Head Office-Corporate
Location : Chicago, United States
Level : Management
Posted : 02 Aug 2022
Job Role : Accountant
Recruiter : Hyatt Hotels
Job Ref : HOZ24734
Employment Type: Permanent
Job Type :
Validate Through : 2022-09-13
Salary Range (monthly): USD 2,000 to 8,000
Salary Description: Competetive Salary Offered
The Reporting Manager - Corporate Accounting will play a key role in coordinating and leading the statutory reporting process for all reporting to government agencies and standalone entity audits including identifying and implementing process improvements. This individual will lead the coordination between Corporate Accounting and Financial Reporting teams, Tax and Regional Finance teams, and the Hotel Directors of Finance in order to complete the audited reports within designated timeframes and in accordance with the applicable standards. The responsibilities will also include reviewing the financial statement workbooks prepared by senior accountants on Corporate Accounting as well as other finance teams and providing feedback on these reports. This individual will be the main point of contact with our external auditors for these reports. A successful candidate for this role will be strong in both technical accounting as well as analytical skills.
•Coordinate, lead, and review standalone entity audited financial statements and footnotes in accordance with US GAAP or statutory reporting requirements
•Assist with the optimization of reporting procedures, particularly related to standalone entity financial statements
•Coordinate with Corporate Accounting, Financial Reporting, Tax, Regional Finance teams, and Hotel Directors of Finance and review topside adjustments outside of the general ledger made to standalone entity financial statements
•Review support to be provided to external auditors for the statutory audits and Hyatt Hotels Corporation audit
•Ensure that tight deadlines are met including management of senior resources
•Participate in assigned special projects as needed.
•Supervise seniors on the team and provide direction and oversight.
•Review quarterly external reporting schedules for HHC and coordinate reporting deliverables to joint venture partners as needed.
•Review journal entries and account reconciliations•Demonstrate a commitment to Hyatt core values (included in all job descriptions).
•The position responsibilities outlined above are in no way to be construed as all encompassing. Other duties, responsibilities, and qualifications may be required and/or assigned as necessary.
•Required: 5+ years of experience in corporate accounting, public accounting, or equivalent business/financial role. Ideal candidate would have at least 2 years of public accounting experience.
•Knowledge of hotel industry and previous SEC and financial reporting experience a plus.
•Supervisory responsibilities or other experience that requires ensuring the quality of work delivered by other individuals.
Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in accounting, finance, or business
Certificates, Licenses Education, Registrations
•Preferred: Certified Public Accountant
Computer Skills Needed to Perform this Job
•Required: Strong PC skills including Microsoft Office
•Preferred: Financial ERP systems (Oracle and/or Hyperion)
Additional Comments and Requirements
Ability and willingness to work and learn in a fast-paced corporate environment for a publicly traded company.
•Strong verbal and written communication skills; responds appropriately to verbal and non-verbal cues; can succinctly deliver messages with the desired effect.
•Excellent organization skills and ability to multi-task. Able to proactively seek out resources to accomplish tasks in an efficient and effective manner.