1. Full-Time
  2. Permanent
  4. Finance


Sofitel Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia



Finance Officer


Luxury & Lifestyle

Company Description

Winner of the Australian Hotels Association SA 2023 Deluxe Hotel Accommodation and 2022 Restaurant Accommodation Division Awards, positioned in the heart of Adelaide, just footsteps from the River Torrens and Light Square, the Sofitel Adelaide is surrounded by the city’s historic treasures and contemporary icon, linking Adelaide’s modern joie de vivre with classic French Bordelais art de vivre to articulate an enriched experience of captivating refinement.

We are “relentlessly guest obsessed” in everything we do, and work to deliver the very best culinary and service experience for our discerning clientele.

Job Description

What you will be doing:

  • Working with Department Managers to develop effective measures to enhance their department’s profitability
  • Ensuring internal controls and credit limits are maintained
  • Preparing accurate and timely monthly accounts
  • Maintaining general ledger
  • Ensuring bank reconciliation is kept up to date
  • Involvement in BAS and other tax requirements 
  • Administer and handle all cash taking and credit card payment received by the hotel
  • Administer, maintain and monitor multiple cash handling machines and assist all departments the use of cash machine
  • Reconcile daily collections, identify, investigate and report discrepancies
  • Accurately maintain and perform internal audits
  • Manage petty cash funds and crew allowances ensuring that proper procedures are followed before cash is issued and reimbursed
  • Assist accounts receivable and/or payable matters for the hotel
  • Support Purchasing Department
  • Carry out any other reasonable duties as assigned


Your experience and skills include:

  • Currently completing or have recently finished your qualifications in Finance and/or Accounting and wish to become a Certified Public Accountant
  • Naturally analytical and have the capacity to multi task
  • The ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional organisational & time management skills
  • Has the confidence in communicating with various stakeholders as this role requires you to liaise with a variety of different groups at varying levels within our organisation
  • Have a high level of attention to detail
  • Team player with high level of initiative & the ability to work autonomously
  • Flexible with the desire to work and grow in a passionate & ambitious team
  • Knowledge of Payroll System (Wage Easy and Human Force)
  • Understanding of Sun System for General Ledger
  • Understanding of Purchase Plus is advantageous

Additional Information

Your team and working environment:

Be part of Sofitel Adelaide's growing team with the opportunity to build your skills and expertise to reach the best version of YOU.

At the Sofitel Adelaide, you will take your embrace your GRIT as your chosen superpower. You will have the opportunity to make every contribution count and we aim that every interaction will make you #feelvalued by creating a fun, fast-paced and rewarding work environment

What is in it for you:

  • Employee benefit card offering discounted accommodation and food & beverage discounts in Accor properties worldwide
  • up to 50% discount on meals at Sofitel Adelaide
  • Family & Friends accommodation discounts
  • Learning programs through our Academies
  • Fully laundered uniform provided
  • Free 24 hour access to our Employee Assistance Program
  • Opportunities to develop your talent and grow within our property and across the world!
  • Ability to make a difference through our corporate social responsibility activities

Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
We are an inclusive company and our ambition is to attract, recruit and promote diverse talent.

Why work for Accor?

We are far more than a worldwide leader. We welcome you as you are and you can find a job and brand that matches your personality. We support you to grow and learn every day, making sure that work brings purpose to your life, so that during your journey with us, you can continue to explore Accor’s limitless possibilities.

By joining Accor, every chapter of your story is yours to write and together we can imagine tomorrow's hospitality.  To discover the life that awaits you at Accor, visit https://careers.accor.com/

Do what you love, care for the world, dare to challenge the status quo!  #BELIMITLESS

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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