1. Full-Time
  2. Permanent
  3. Finance
  4. Accor


Novotel Queenstown Lakeside, Queenstown, New Zealand



Assistant Financial Controller



Company Description

Accor Hotels Queenstown Finance Office is located at Novotel Queenstown.  Join our diverse team at Novotel Queenstown Lakeside, by the stunning Lake Wakatipu. Work in a dynamic environment with global opportunities.

We pride ourselves on our diverse workforce, comprising over 30 nationalities and 125 staff members.


Job Description

Assist the Financial Controller with financial and operations tasks for multiple hotels.

Work in an experienced finance team.

Ensure accurate financial reporting and meet deadlines efficiently.

  • Demonstrate strong Leadership skills 
  • Maintain a customer focused approach
  • Conduct budget  & forecasting activities
  • Analysis of expenses and identify trends.
  • Prepare month-end accounts and reporting tasks    
  • Manage multiple tasks effectively.
  • Meet reporting requirements.
  • Assist with tax responsibilities
  • Perform monthly reconciliations and assist with tax obligations.
  • Facilitate internal audits and provide training to the finance team & HODs
  • Assist with external audits.
  • Liaise with management and stakeholder as required
  • Collaborate with hotel management on financial matters.
  • Support day-to-day finance operations and payroll reporting.
  • Familiarize yourself with hotel systems and their integration with the general ledger.
  • Keep the Financial Controller informed and cover for their absence.


  • Management accounting experience
  • Minimum of 3 years in a  Management / Supervisor role
  • Degree in Finance / Accounting
  • Hotel experience is advantageous
  • Knowledge of GST, payroll Tax, FBT and NZ tax
  • Proficient Microsoft Office suite

Additional Information

  • Work in an iconic tourist destination
  • A meal is provided on shift          
  • Training opportunities
  • Staff  hostel accommodation available
  • Global organisation, long term career opportunities worldwide
  • Refer a friend incentive. 
  • Discounts on accommodation & F&B

Location: Novotel Queenstown Lakeside

6 Earl St Queenstown

Apply with CV & cover letter.

Salary: 90-95K

Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:

‘’We are an inclusive company, and our ambition is to attract, recruit and promote diverse talent. We offer reasonable adjustments to support you. If you require an adjustment to be made during the recruitment process, you're welcome to let us know.’’

“Pioneering the Art of Responsible Hospitality, connecting cultures with Heartfelt care”

Diversity & Inclusion for Accor means welcoming each and everyone and respecting their differences by giving priority only to qualities and skills in extending employment and development opportunities. Our ambition is to provide meaningful employment, a warm and welcoming culture, excellent working conditions and to promote the development of all people, including those with disabilities.
When applying, do not hesitate to let us know of any specific needs you may have so that we can take them into consideration.


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