Sutton Place
  • 17-Jul-2020 to 15-Sep-2020 (PST)
  • Halifax, NS, CAN
  • Full Time

Luxurious hotel living with classic European style, The Sutton Place Hotel's luxury hospitality experience is coming to Halifax. An integral part of Nova Centre, and located in the heart of our city, The Sutton Place Hotel Halifax offers elegant modern charm in a marriage of traditional and contemporary design with the warmth of East Coast Hospitality.

Each of our 262 guest rooms and suites are fully automated with lights, temperature, and fan regulators all accessed through the Allure in-room wall control, iPhone, Android, or manually. An outdoor hot tub, fully equipped fitness centre, on-site Chop Steakhouse & Bar, outdoor fire pits along with underground parking are a few of the amenities that provide the ultimate in service, comfort, and style unique to our well-appointed location.

Our new property perfectly blends luxury and cosmopolitan ambience. Those familiar with our other hotels, The Sutton Place Hotel Vancouver, The Sutton Place Hotel and Revelstoke Mountain and The Sutton Place Hotel Edmonton will recognize the style and service we bring to Halifax.

The key to providing this exceptional service level is our team and we are currently considering candidates for the following position:

Accounting Manager

Key Responsibilities

As Accounting Manager, you would be responsible for managing the general accounting and payroll function, and liaising with Northland Property Corporate Office, in our hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. You will assist with the processes and controls related to the Rooms function only function of this hotel.

  • Reconcile General Ledger accounts, review discrepancies and problematic accounts and guide staff to follow-up on such accounts
  • Ensure processing and accuracy of reports including, but not limited to, month-end closing, monthly forecast and variance, etc.
  • Ensure the correct downloading of data into timekeeping systems
  • Manage weekly submission of time and attendance data & processing of expense reports to be sent to Corporate office
  • Calculate and produce daily deposit transmittals for received cheques
  • The granting and administration of hotel credit (timely guest account reconciliation & communication, accounts receivable processing, advance deposit collection, group billing, analysis of PM accounts and attrition, other fees to be collected);
  • Responding to inquiries in a manner that both internal and external guest expectations are exceeded
  • Providing monthly reports as required; assisting with income audit; assisting with General Cashier duties; additional bookkeeping & departmental administrative duties as required.    


This is an excellent opportunity for a highly organized, detail-oriented individual with strong numerical aptitude and investigative/reconciliation abilities.  Candidate must:

  • Have a Diploma in Accounting and a minimum 1-year equivalent experience in a credit / collection environment (preferably Hotel Accounts Receivable), or prior hotel reservations, front desk or administrative experience.
  • Have strong guest service, interpersonal and communication skills, with a friendly, professional telephone manner
  • Have the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks to meet required deadlines
  • Be effective in anticipating and handling concerns of clients or colleagues, or any other issues that may arise with confidentiality, diplomacy and efficient problem-solving
  • Computer proficiency with MS Word, Excel (OPERA/FIDELIO or similar is preferred)


Submission of resume does not guarantee an interview or an actual transfer. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, provided they meet the minimal requirements of the applicable skills required.

You must be legally entitled to work in Canada to apply as the employer does not have a Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) that would support a foreign worker.

**Applications will not be accepted via email or in person.

**We thank all applicants for their interest in Career opportunities with The Sutton Place Hotel, however, only those applicants we wish to interview will receive a reply to their application.**


Sutton Place
  • Apply Now

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

  • Sign Up For Job Alerts!

  • Share This Page
Home Hotels Offers & Deals About Us Contact