Function as company’s strategic financial business leader
Support and develop financial strategy and resources for fund raising
What You’ll Do
Develop and foster relationships with investor group and potential investors
The position champions, develops and implements company-wide strategies that deliver products and services to meet or exceed the needs and expectations of the brand’s target customer and employees. Provide financial expertise to enable the successful implementation of the brand service strategy and brand initiatives while maximizing the return on investment.
Create and execute a business plan that is aligned with the property and brand’s business strategy and focuses on the execution of financial and accounting activities and the delivery of desirable financial results.
Manages investment process and procedural requirements.
Develops means to improve profit, including estimating cost and benefit, exploring new business opportunities, etc.
Analyzes information, forecasts sales against expenses and creates annual budget plans.
Compiles information, analyzes and monitors actual sales against projected sales.
Analyzes differences between actual budget wages and forecasted wages for more efficient budget planning.
Identifies the underlying principles, reasons, or facts of information by breaking down information or data into separate parts.
Thinks creatively and practically to develop, execute and implement new business plans
Creates the annual operating budget for the company.
Provides analytical support during budget reviews to identify cost saving and productivity opportunities for property managers.
Implements a system of appropriate controls to manage business risks.
Ensures a strong accounting and operational control environment to safeguard assets, improve operations and profitability.
Analyzes financial data and market trends.
Leads the development and implementation of a comprehensive annual business plan which is aligned with the company’s and brand’s strategic direction.
Provides on going analytical support by monitoring the operating department’s actual and projected sales.
Produces accurate forecasts that enable operations to react to changes in the business.
Utilizes interpersonal and communication skills to lead, influence, and encourage others; advocates sound financial/business decision making; demonstrates honesty/integrity; leads by example.
Communicates the strategic goals, the focus and the owner priorities to subordinates in a clear and precise manner.
Leverages strong functional leadership and communication skills.
Oversees internal, external and regulatory audit processes.
Conducts annual performance appraisals with direct reports according to Standard Operating Procedures.
Anticipating and Delivering on the Needs of Investors
Attends meetings and communicating with the investors, understanding the priorities and strategic focus.
Understands and meets the needs of key stakeholders.Advises the CEO on existing and evolving operating/financial issues.
Communicates financial concepts in a clear and persuasive manner that is easy to understand and drives desired behaviors.
Demonstrates an understanding of cash flow and investor priorities.
Manages communication with investors in an effective manner.
Manages company & property working capital and cash flow in accordance with brand SOPs and investor requirements.
Facilitates critique meetings to review information with management team.
Managing Projects and Policies
Generates and provides accurate and timely results in the form of reports, presentations, etc.
Reconciles balance sheet to ensure account balances are supported by appropriate documentation in accordance with SOPs.
Ensures that the P&L is accurate (e.g., costs are properly matched to revenue, costs are recorded in the proper accounts).
Ensures compliance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).