Financial Controller

  • Mercure Miri City Centre
  • Mercure Miri City Centre, Jalan Merbau, Miri, Sarawak, Malaysia
  • Feb 22, 2023
Full time Finance Department

Job Description

Accounting & Finance 

  • Oversee the daily operations of the Finance department, Purchasing and IT sections.
  • Direct and coordinate hotel financial planning and budget management functions for both owning and managing companies.
  • Monitor and analyze monthly operating results against budget
  • Direct and coordinate debt financing and debt service payments with external agencies
  • Prepare annual reports of actual revenues, transfers, and expenses
  • Analyze financial outlooks and prepare financial forecasts
  • Prepare financial analysis for contract negotiations and product investment decisions
  • Ensure compliance with local, state, and federal budgetary reporting requirements
  • Establish and implement short- and long-range departmental goals, objectives, policies and operating procedures
  • Maintain an organizational structure and staffing to effectively accomplish the department’s goals and objectives
  • Serve as primary legislative liaison relative to company financial issues
  • Direct financial audits and provide recommendations for procedural improvements
  • Conduct regular checks on procedures for purchasing, receiving, storing, issuing, food preparing and portioning 


Team Management 

  • Interview, select and recruit direct reports
  • Conduct performance review and manages performance issues that arise within the management team
  • Constantly monitor team members performance, attitude and degree of professionalism
  • Work with Talent & Culture function to ensure appropriate hiring, training, motivating, coaching, counseling and development of team members according to the changing needs of the business
  • Conduct monthly departmental meetings to provide information to team members, obtain their feedback, rectify issues and provide a regular forum for department communication 



  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a senior finance or accounting position or 2 years of experience in a similar capacity ​
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting / Finance and additional certificate as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) will be an advantage ​
  • Ability to multi-task, work well in stressful & high-pressure situations​
  • Highly motivated, enthusiastic and passionate about your chosen career​
  • Hotel pre-opening experience or work in a lifestyle hotel would be an advantage​
  • Proficient in English language and verbal communication skills in Mandarin. ​
  • Fully conversant in accounting principles and financial regulation standards. ​
  • As per State's Immigration, employment priority is given to qualified Sarawakian. 


  • Bonus and salary Increment (Based on performance appraisal).
  • Fun, dynamic and flexible working environment.
  • Medical & Insurances benefits 
  • Annual Leave and Public Holiday observe.
  • EPF/Socso/EIS contribution.
  • Outstanding training programs
  • Talent / career development program within Accor Network
  • Team building/Annual Dinner/Birthday Celebration.
  • Staff rate discount on Accor Hotels. 
  • 5 working days