Financial Controller - Rydges Wellington

  • QT Wellington
  • Wellington, New Zealand
  • 15 Sep, 2021
Full time Accounting Banking and Financial Executive and General Management

Job Description

We are seeking a Financial Controller to join our Rydges Wellington team

We require an individual who has completed a tertiary level qualification at a recognised institution in Accounting/Commerce/Hospitality/Business and who has  experience in a similar role.

The position of Financial Controller is a very “hands on” role working closely with the Hotel Manager and the Financial Operations Controller NZ

Key responsibilities include all the below functions at the hotel :

  • Monthly financial and management reporting
  • Management of the general ledger eg bank reconciliations and general ledger reconciliations
  • Accounts payable
  • Accounts receivable
  • Cashiering consolidation
  • Payroll – including the associated reporting
  • Forecasting and Budgets
  • Weekly and adhoc reporting
  • And much more…….


To be considered for the for the position you should have :

  • A passion for the hospitality industry and must have previous experience in hotel finance
  • Proven experience in and commitment to achieving high standards
  • Excellent personal presentation and communication skills
  • Be an Australian or New Zealander or permanent resident of New Zealand
  • Have a ‘can do’ attitude with a hunger to learn


Only successful candidates will be contacted.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:

  • How many years' experience do you have as a financial controller?
  • Have you completed a chartered accountant (CA) qualification?
  • How many years' experience do you have in the hospitality & tourism industry?