Sage Hospitality Resources Staff Accountant in Savannah, Georgia

11916BR

Req #:

11916BR

Why Us:

Perry Lane Hotel seeks welcoming, creative and polished team members with a heart of service. We passionately strive to be the best and create excellence in everything we do. We are known among our team, our guests and our communities as leaders in our field who are authentic, humble and innovative operators driven to anticipate needs and exceed expectations.

Stationed in the midst of the city, Perry Lane Hotel invites guests to immerse themselves in all that is Savannah. Combining regional and contemporary aesthetics, this newly-minted member of the esteemed Luxury Collection boasts 167 elegant guest rooms, including 12 luxurious suites. Three lively food and beverage venues create a thriving social atmosphere, while our expansive art collection, 8,900 sq. ft. of event space and ever-changing calendar of local on- and off-property programming add up to a truly one-of-a-kind experience.

Job Title:

Staff Accountant

Location Name:

Perry Lane Hotel

City:

Savannah

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.

Posting Overview:

The Staff Accountant is responsible for the processing of invoices and posting of revenue and other sorts of payments. Verify, obtain approvals and pay all invoices from vendors and associates in a timely, accurate manner in accordance with accounting policies and procedures.

Requirements:

Competencies

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.

Compassion

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.

Composure

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.

Knowledge/Skills

Strong organizational skills with attention to detail.

Ability to compile facts and figures.

Ability to operate personal computer and calculator.

Telephone etiquette skills needed.

Excellent hearing required as outside vendors call in to Accounts Payable Clerk.

Excellent vision required for viewing of CRT screen.

Excellent speech communication skills required to communicate with vendors calling in on phone.

Excellent comprehension and literacy required to read bills, accounts, etc.

Abilities

Lifting/carrying files and papers up to 5 lbs. No bending/kneeling required. Stationary position. No continuous standing, climbing or driving required.

Education/Formal Training

High school education or equivalent experience.

Experience

Accounting background preferred, but not required.

Material/Equipment Used

Personal computer, calculator and telephone (80-90% of time).

Environment

Work inside 100% of 8 hours.

Position Type:

Full Time - Regular

State:

GA