Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast Chief Accountant Jobs in Ghana

Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast Chief Accountant Jobs in Ghana


  • Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City – Accra is the only five-star luxury hotel offering state of the art meeting facilities and services in the city.

  • Conveniently located in the downtown area and in close proximity to the State House, the Accra International Conference Centre and the National Theatre.

    Chief Accountant

  • The overall scope of this role is to supervise the Accounting staff and to assist th Assistant Controller in all areas.

    Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for following and understanding all Kempinski Policies & Procedures.

  • Responsible for behaving in a professional and harmonious manner and following the Kempinski code of conduct.

  • Responsible for understanding and having a working knowledge of all areas in accounting and being able to assist or cover a position if needed.

  • Responsible for assisting in maintaining the internal controls in all areas.

  • Responsible for ensuring that the accounting staff understands all their duties as well as
  • Policies & Procedures.

  • Responsible for supervising and guiding the accounting staff.

  • Distribute tasks as needed.


  • Responsible for ensuring that daily accounting tasks are accurate and on time.

  • Responsible in assisting during the month-end closing preparing journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations.

  • Responsible for assisting other managers with arising queries as well as providing them with reports needed for the operation.

  • Responsible for assisting with forecasting and budgeting.

  • Responsible for hiring, motivating, counseling, coaching, evaluating, scheduling, etc, of the Accounting staff.

  • Responsible for performing any additional duties assigned by the assistant controller and assisting in other areas of Finance as needed.

  • Responsible for communicating with the assistant controller on any discrepancies or other potential problems.

  • Additional responsibilities and tasks can be added at any time according
    to the needs of the business and of the hotel

    Desired Skills and Qualifications

  • Associates or bachelor’s degree preferred

  • 5+ years in diverse hotel accounting role

  • 2+ years in an accounting management position

  • Ability to work and communicate in a multinational environment:

  • English – excellent oral and written skills

  • Additional language - beneficial

  • Ability to handle high volume with attention to detail

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • An ability to establish and retain effective working relationships with hotel staff and clients/vendors

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

  • Applies a professional, confidential and ethical approach at all times

  • Works in a safe, prudent and organized manner
    Computer literacy adapted to the field of training:

  • Ability to operate computer and office equipment

  • Proficiency in Excel and Word

  • Experience in respective accounting software is a plus

  • Knowledge of the generally accepted accounting principles and PCI DSS

  • To fill this position the candidate must identify with the Kempinski core values, in addition they should be especially:

  • People Oriented

  • Passionate for European luxury

  • Entrepreneurial

  • Straightforward

  • Analytical thinker

  • Business acumen

  • Flexible and reliable

  • Tolerant and open minded

  • Works well under pressure

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast Chief Accountant Jobs in Ghana




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