Financial Controller

  • Job Reference: RBH10093
  • Date Posted: 11 July 2022
  • Recruiter: RBH Management
  • Location: RBH Head Office Glasgow
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Market Related Salary
  • Sector: Hotels
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description


At RBH we believe our people are our biggest assets and understand the value in putting them first. Our approach to diversity in the workplace, health & wellbeing, sustainability and individuality sets us apart from our competitors and is one of the reasons we are rated Top 30 Best Places to Work in Hospitality! We are passionate about the industry and always on the look out for new talent to join us on our journey...


What you'll be doing...

  • Revenue validation and posting of all revenue journals into the accounting system.
  • Cash control including preparation and posting of bank reconciliations, cash & credit card reconciliations
  • Prepare monthly P&L accounts (actual vs budget) for allocated hotels
  • Reconciliation of balance sheet accounts, ensuring variances and areas of risk are identified and actioned appropriately
  • To prepare monthly/quarterly VAT returns and assist with VAT inspections as required.
  • Preparation of year end audit files, and liaising with auditors.
  • Preparation and return of National Statistics returns.
  • Preparation & submission of brand franchise returns
  • Maintenance of hotel pay in books and cheque deposits
  • To support other members of the finance team (Purchase Ledger) with problem areas/hotels.
  • To support GMs & hotel personnel to understand and interpret financial reporting, including hotel finance training requirements
  • To attend hotel visits for training and stewardship purposes.
  • Assisting with ad hoc finance related tasks as and when required.

This role will based on property for 50% of the time to help support the base hotel in hotel operational finance support and controls, and the other 50% of time could be based either at home or from our Glasgow head office. Travel will be agreed between the successful candidate, respective GM's and the Divisional Financial Controller.


  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to work to and meet deadlines.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Finance experience essential
  • Finance qualifications are desirable but not essential. Would suit part qualified or someone who would like to work towards finance qualification. RBH is a Platinum Trainee ACCA Approved Employer and can offer study sponsorship towards an ACCA qualification.


You will have access to a benefits package we believe truly works for our people and enhances our overall culture...

  • Discounted hotel room rates for you and your friends & family
  • Extra days holiday for your birthday
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Pension
  • Free meals on duty saving you over £1000 per year

To learn more about our full benefits package, click here to watch our employee benefits video.


RBH Hospitality Management is an equal opportunity employer. We believe in hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive, people-first culture. We accept and celebrate our team for who they are and welcome people of all races, disabilities, sex, gender identities and reassignment, sexual orientation, ages, pregnancy and maternity, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. We keep our recruitment process simple and consider applicants on their abilities alone to ensure a fair interview process. If at any point throughout our process you require reasonable adjustments, please contact