Hotel Cost Controller Job in Nairobi

Vacant Position: Hotel Cost Controller

Location: Nairobi

Nature of work: Full time

Salary: 40,000/-

Summary: Our client a 3*** hotel in the heart of Nairobi seeks to recruit a cost Controller with experience and knowledge of F&B Controls and other consumer items to determine costs of business activity such as food purchases, inventory and labour utilization, analyzing audits of costs and preparing reports.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Recording of food and beverage costs
  • Adhering to all cost control procedures
  • Updating costing
  • F&B revenue and cost audits
  • Reviews purchasing procedures for all F&B items
  • Ensures compliance with documentation/authorization processes
  • Monitor inventories of Food & Beverage to increase inventory turnover
  • Participate in month end reporting procedures in relation to F&B stock
  • Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures
  • Analyzing audits of costs and preparing reports
  • Making estimates of foods and menus
  • Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability
  • Conducts physical inventories and monitors cycle count program

Key Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 solid years as a hotel cost controller a must
  • CPA at least part II
  • Must have a strong Cost systems background and have excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of accounting principles
  • Computer Literate – Ms office and accounting softwares
  • Ability to accurately prepare daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports
  • Ability to perform bank reconciliations and manage sales and purchase records
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment and cope with pressure
  • Ability to analyze P&L statements, apply timeliness and accuracy in recording and reporting
  • Excellent written, oral and presentation skills
  • Analytical approach with good eye for detail

If qualified send CV indicating your skills, qualifications and experience to

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Accounting and Finance
Updated: January 24, 2018 — 8:37 pm