Financial Controller | Lifestyle Hotel NYC

3 weeks ago


Unconventional, playful, and approachable, we are a 216-room boutique hotel and neighborhood haven whose easygoing spirit fits seamlessly into its trendsetting neighborhood. The hotel’s timeless architecture and light-filled interiors attract discerning locals and cool-hunting guests alike, as does the range of dining and drinking venues.

These include a festive Mediterranean restaurant, a destination cocktail bar and all-day café, a high-energy nightclub/lounge with a state-of-the-art audio and light system; and an indoor/outdoor rooftop bar whose terrace has breathtaking views of the skyline. 

This position will serve as the controller for the food & beverage operations at the property. The position will report directly to the property’s Food & Beverage Director. 

Essential Functions:

  • Preparation, delivery of accurate monthly financial statements for F&B operations.
  • Ad hoc analysis in conjunction with Operator (i.e. revenue per hour, cover analysis, labor, cogs, pmix, menu engineering, comp reporting, POS prices versus Menu)
  • Identify, analyze variance to budget in operating statement with operational team.
  • Manage daily income audit, identification and correction of all variances.
  • Daily, Weekly reporting (including flash reporting).
  • Review purchasing, receivable, and inventory protocols.
  • Compile weekly AP packet for submission.
  • Review, process F&B tax reconciliations, payments.
  • Own Internal accounting controls, monthly inventory audit.
  • Preparation of monthly bank reconciliations and general ledger account reconciliations for F&B.
  • Manage F&B packages and all respective costs.
  • Reconciliation, payment of Sales and other contractual operational taxes.
  • Cash management, including flow statement generation and bank control.
  • Maintain weekly theoretical versus actual tracking of labor standards.
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of hotel and F&B synergies/areas of opportunity. 
  • Generate, control staffing model and templates (based on Operator inputs).
  • Ensure all control functions that are established are followed by coworkers/employees.
  • Preparation of any special reports, statements, etc., as requested.
  • Other special projects and responsibilities as assigned.
  • Effectively manage and communicate related issues related to management of receivables, payables, daily cash balances, and timely deposits of all funds
  • Build operating budget in partnership with Director of Food & Beverage. 


  • F&B accounting experience and knowledge required 
  • Accounts payable, Accounts receivable and/or night audit experience required
  • Microsoft Excel and Word knowledge required
  • Accounting software knowledge required 

About our Hospitality Group

We are a lifestyle consulting and precision management agency that focuses on creative hospitality, event planning, market branding, and innovative beverage programs within the food and beverage industry. A great passion for the art of the crafted cocktail and its potential to transform experiences brought partners together in 2009. The agency has since been recognized for re-energizing the hospitality industry by creating unique, eclectic food and beverage programs for their own venues and companies.

3 weeks ago
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