Accounts Receivable - 6 Months Fixed Term Contract - Hilton London Gatwick
What will it be like to work for this Hilton Brand?
One of the most recognized names in the industry, Hilton Hotels & Resorts offers travelers a world of authentic experiences. The brand continues to be the innovative, forward-thinking global leader of hospitality. With products and services that meet the needs of tomorrow's savvy global travelers, we shape experiences in which every Guest feels cared for, valued, and respected. If you understand the importance of upholding a brand's reputation and value the effort it takes to provide a globally recognized hospitality experience, you may be just the person we are looking for to work as a Team Member with Hilton Hotels & Resorts. Because it's with Hilton Hotels & Resorts where we promise an exceptional Guest experience every time.
What will I be doing?
As Accounts Receivable Administrator, you will fully support the Credit Control Supervisor within the Finance department by following charges and credit procedures and balancing accounts frequently. Specifically, you will be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:
Ensure that the Accounts Receivables function operates efficiently on aday to day basis.
* Assist the Credit Team to ensure the accuracy of all charges and credits to the various accounts
* Set up all new credit accounts promptly in accordance with Hilton Credit Policy
* Monitor credit limits weekly to customers have sufficient credit facilities before using hotel.
Allocate all receipts correctly and follow up on all overdue accounts
Reconcile the bank receipts to the AR System on daily basis
Carry out collections in accordance with Hilton Credit Policy and actively reduce all debts >60days
Support in the management of all account queries and disputes
Balance accounts on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
Maintain good communication and working relationships with all hotel outlets and departments
Act in accordance with fire, health and safety regulations and follow the correct procedures when required
Carry out such other tasks as directed by the Credit Control Supervisor, Assistant Finance Manager or Finance Manager
Hilton World Wide Inc. is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
An Accounts Receivable serving Hilton Worldwide Brand hotels and vacations is always working on behalf of our Guests and working with other Team Members. To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviors, skills, and values that follow:
Effective negotiation skills
Ability to communicate firmly and clearly with customers
Methodical approach to work and ability to prioritise appropriately
Ability to develop strong relationships
It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:
Previous experience within a Credit Control department
Understanding of OnQ, Micro's and/or PeopleSoft
Relevant degree, in Accounting or related business discipline, from an academic institution
What benefits will I receive?
Your benefits will include a competitive starting salary and holiday entitlement. As an employee you will become a member of the The Hilton Club which provides reduced hotel room rates in our hotels worldwide, plus discounts on products and services offered by Hilton Worldwide and its partners. We look forward to explaining in detail the range of excellent benefits that you would expect from a global hotel organization like Hilton Worldwide.Learn more now about Hilton Hotels & Resorts --- the global leader of hospitality. More than 500 locations and nearly 200,000 rooms across six continents Innovations include: pioneering the airport hotel concept, becoming the first coast-to-coast hotel chain in the US, and the first to install televisions in Guest rooms Flagship brand of Hilton Worldwide with properties in more than 77 countries More than 70 world-class resorts and more nearly 200 full-service spas Harris Poll EquiTrend®, Brand of the Year - Full Service Hotel for 2010 and 2011 Number one global brand awareness in the hospitality industry.