Fairmont Assistant Controller in Riviera Maya, Mexico

Primary Location

Assistant Controller

At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, our financial operations thrive with the commitment of Colleagues and Leaders who model our values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment. Showcase your leadership and numerical strengths as Assistant Controller, where your accuracy and attention to detail will inspire the same qualities in your team members.

Hotel Overview: * *

Consistently ranked among the best hotels in the world, Fairmont Mayakoba offers the ultimate luxury experience in harmony with nature complemented with the warmth of the Mexican hospitality. Work at the AAA Five Diamond resort which strategic location in the Riviera Maya amid a forest canopy and the Caribbean blue, offers a cosmopolitan work environment welcoming guests from prominent destinations around the world including New York, London, Paris and Moscow.

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Controller, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:* *

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
  • Supervise the day to day activities of the Accounting department including Receiving and Stores; ensuring all standards are followed
  • Prepare and post journal entries, ensuring efficient completions of month-end functions
  • Ensure financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted policies and procedures
  • Monitor, supervise and prepare month-end balance sheet account reconciliation and analysis
  • Coordinate and ensure that all daily reports are issued timely and accurately
  • Monitor the accounting control procedures
  • Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs
  • Participate in the recruitment and training of new Colleagues supervisors
  • Assist in the financial audit preparation
  • Ensure accurate and appropriate recording of revenues and expenses
  • Follow departmental policies and procedures
  • Follow all safety policies
  • Other duties as assigned
Employee Status


  • Leadership experience in accepted accounting practices and principles required
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications and relevant computer applications required
  • University/College degree in a related discipline preferred
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible and reliable with exceptional attention to detail
  • Ability to work cohesively as part of a team
  • Ability to focus attention on Guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Visa Requirements:

Must be legally ellegible to work in Mexico

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At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Primary Location: Mexico-Riviera Maya-Heritage Place, Mayakoba

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Management / Supervisory

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Rotating / Shift Work

Travel: No

Closing Date: 24.Jun.2017, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: HMK00128