IHG Corporate Management Trainee – Finance Operations in Denham, United Kingdom

Corporate Management Trainee – Finance Operations

Job Number R157036

Hotel Brand:

Europe, Middle East, Asia & Africa - United Kingdom - Home Counties - Denham


About The Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Finance Operations team as a Corporate Management Trainee for our Europe region.

You will be supporting finance operations for IHG’s Europe region by assisting senior stakeholders, managers, and team members on all processes related to asset management, financial performance, and finance projects. You will also learn and oversee monthly procedures, operations and reporting. Further to this you will actively contribute to a range of ad-hoc duties for managers and senior stakeholders to support business operations.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to learn, grown and build tangible, transferable skills in the world of finance operations from one of the top companies to work for in the UK. Does this sound great? Then read on and apply below.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Complete and coordinate activities related to assigned special projects; assist in establishing project timetables, action steps and status updates; follow-up, as appropriate, to ensure timely execution to meet established deadlines

  • Prepare a variety of departmental reports and/or presentations, gathering and summarizing information from various sources as requested

  • Control and analyse hotel key performance indicators using IHG reporting system

  • Assist the Europe Regional Team in the preparation of the Monthly Business Review

  • Prepare presentations, charts, new templates and reporting formats were needed

  • Assist Manager, Project & Asset Management and Regional Director of Finance in their various queries and requests

  • Perform administrative support duties as assigned to facilitate the smooth operation of the assigned work area and Prepare reports, charts, presentation data, or logs as required and according to established specifications

Who We Are Looking For

The ideal candidate will be an undergraduate or graduate student who is obtaining or has obtained a degree from an accredited school. You will have completed an internship or have work experience within a hotel environment (preferably within hotel operations, finance or revenue) or a finance department within a medium or large sized company. You will need to be fluent in English. Other language skills are desirable but not essential.

Key Skills & Technical Knowledge:

  • Ability to work quickly and accurately to achieve deadlines

  • Adaptable to change

  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Basic accounting knowledge

  • Strong analytical and numerical skills

  • Advanced ability to use Excel, PowerPoint, Word

  • Demonstrated ability to analyse basic database information for the purpose of accurately tracking or maintaining data and reporting trends or inconsistencies

  • Demonstrated ability to complete multiple assignments and projects accurately, with attention to detail and on time

About IHG

IHG is one of the largest hotel companies in the world, with a family of brands including InterContinental, Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza. We believe the culture at IHG is unique as it’s created by our People and founded on strong values. These values are our Winning Ways and they are a set of beliefs, behaviours and values that are important to us and our customers. That’s why we’ve been certified as a Top Employer 2017 in the UK by the Top Employers Institute.

Our picturesque office in Denham, Buckinghamshire is easily accessible on the A4/M40. Alternatively, many of our employees commute from London – there are regular trains from London Marylebone taking approx. 40 minutes. The Metropolitan or Piccadilly tube lines go to Uxbridge where we provide a free shuttle bus. You will enjoy a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support and worldwide hotel room discounts. We also have parking on site, a free gym on site, a subsidised restaurant and Starbucks.

Most of all, we’ll give you the room to be yourself!

So, what are you waiting for? Apply today

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