Sage Hospitality Resources Manager Operations Finance in Denver, Colorado

Req # 6358BR

Job Title Manager Operations Finance

Position Type Full Time - Regular

Location Name Sage Hospitality Home Office

City Denver

State CO

Why Us Sage Hospitality is set to hire an accomplished Corporate Manager of Finance within our Operations Finance team. This is an exciting opportunity for a proven hospitality finance professional that will provide strategy, support and leadership across the Sage Hospitality Divisions. This position will be based at the Home Office in Denver, CO and reports directly to the Vice President of Operations Finance.

Founded in 1984, Sage Hospitality set out to be the best hotel owner and operator in the business. We’re talking figuratively, progressively and aggressively breaking the mold of the hospitality industry. As one of the U.S’s top hospitality management, investment and development companies, Sage is on a fast trajectory of growth and performance. Building upon what we do best—establishing some of the best hotels and restaurants in the world. We are headquartered in Denver, Colorado, surrounded by high-performing investments from coast to coast. With the advantage of hands-on experience, we’re also changing the way luxury in the hotel world looks. Developing modern, independent hotels with unique style, artistry and branding—creating places that people go to, not through.

Your success will be measured by your ability to:

  • Effectively lead property finance leaders and ensure action plans and goals are attained

  • Create and execute strategies that will result in achievement of budgeted property revenue and profit

  • Lead and implement financial initiatives with property leadership

  • Create and execute revenue opportunities and cost savings in all aspects of the complex business

  • Partnering with financially driven and collaborative ownership groups that take pride in excellence of their properties

The ideal candidate has a proven track record within a hotel and multi-unit environment, possess a polished and professional demeanor where s/he can make professional and relevant business presentations, strong business and financial acumen, extensive success as a leader and building teams, and expertise in developing and deploying cost saving strategies.

Posting Overview

The Manager of Operations Finance strategically supports the VP of Finance, the Financial Services Department and Operations. The goal is to maximize asset value and returns on investment for our owners and equity partners and to provide proactive service support for our senior hotel teams and customers.



Dealing with Ambiguity

Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably; can decide and act without having the total picture; isn’t upset when things are up in the air; doesn’t have to finish things before moving on; can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.


Genuinely cares about people; is concerned about their work and non-work problems; is available and ready to help; is sympathetic to the plight of others not as fortunate; demonstrates real empathy with the joys and pain of others.


Is cool under pressure; does not become defensive or irritated when times are tough; is considered mature; can be counted on to hold things together during tough times; can handle stress; is not knocked off balance by the unexpected; doesn’t show frustration when resisted or blocked; is a settling influence in a crisis.

Interpersonal Savvy

Relates well to all kinds of people – up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization; builds appropriate rapport; builds constructive and effective relationships; uses diplomacy and tact; can defuse even high-tension situations comfortably.


Ability to travel on a regular basis (50%)

Prolonged sitting throughout entire shift at computerized workstation

Sitting 85%, Walking 5%, Standing 5%, bending, kneeling, lifting, climbing 5%

Lifting and carrying of objects, 30-35 pounds

Mobility -limited mobility between offices and departments. No continuous standing, climbing or driving

Education/Formal Training

Undergraduate degree required; concentration in Finance or Accounting preferred


5 years of related Finance experience and at least 2 years of experience in a Finance role on a hotel property

Material/Equipment Used

General office equipment


Prolonged sitting throughout entire shift at computerized workstation in office environment.

Office environment – 80%, Hotel and restaurant environment – 20%

EEO Statement

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.