Accounts Assistant at Fairmont Hotels & Resorts

Job Description

Reporting to the Cluster Director of Finance and Business Support or his designate, the Accounts Assistant is generally responsible for tax management and payments follow-up.

What is in it for you:

  • Employee benefit card offering discounted rates in Accor worldwide
  • Learning programs through our Academies and the opportunity to earn qualifications while you work
  • Opportunity to develop your talent and grow within your property and across the world!
  • Ability to make a difference in the local community through our Corporate Social Responsibility activities, like Planet 21 

What you will be doing:

Reporting to the Cluster Director of Finance and Business Support or his designate, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following: 

  • Tax management (Filing/Reconciliation of all Taxes).
  • Assist Accounts Payable in supplier accounts reconciliation.
  • Keeping track of all types of payments.
  • Ensure that all financial payment documents are accurate.
  • Maintain a detailed record of outstanding payments.
  • Generate required reports and perform analysis as necessary.


  • Strong Analytical skills
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Strong Communication and Interpersonal relationships skills
  • Able to work under pressure and motivate others to meet tight deadlines

Your experience and skills include:

  • A graduate degree in business or CPA (K)
  • 3 years’ experience in a similar position within the hospitality industry.
  • Familiar with KRA iTax portal and all Tax related reconciliations
  • Accounts Payable experience essential
  • Experience in data processing with knowledge of Microsoft spreadsheets, Opera/SUN/MC & Micros