Chief accountant

Offer published on Apr 03


Strata Hotel

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Start date: As soon as possible



Kingston, ON

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Workplace: 1187 Princess Street, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7M3E1

Status: Full-time

Salary: Starting at 60 000$ per years plus benefits 

Located very close to downtown Kingston, the Strata Hotel is the ideal place for your business and leisure stays. The hotel is just minutes from the best restaurants in town, trendy shops, as well as a whole host of entertainment venues for the whole family. For your next stay in Kingston, treat yourself to a room at Kingston's most comfortable and recognized hotel. The Strata Hotel, a 77-room hotel also has commercial units for rent.

The Chief Accountant is responsible for managing the day-to-day accounting operations of the Hotel and plaza.  Additionally, responsible for financial analysis, reporting, budgeting, forecasting, audit and control, balance sheet reconciliations, and cash control.  This is a hands-on financial position requiring flexibility and an ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.


  • Responsible for the property's overall accounting (accounts payable, receivables, payroll liaison with head office, etc).
  • Responsible for preparing and reviewing annual budgets, monthly P&Ls, and balance ledgers. 
  • Responsible for verifying all financial reports and ensuring that all transactions are accurate and in compliance with local government regulations.
  • Able to ensure a strong accounting and operational control environment to safeguard hotel assets.
  • Able to proactively assist with cost control requirements and revenue enhancement possibilities.
  • Work closely with all departments in assisting with financial aspects, and assisting with the hotel when needed. 
  • Monitors tax compliance, and ensures that taxes are charged correctly and collected, files the local tax with the concerned authority on a monthly/regular basis.
  • Able to perform any other tasks as and when required by the management. 


Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field.
  • Membership in Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) association preferred.
  • 3 to 5 years of accounting and finance experience, preferably in the hotel industry.
  • Proficient in current accounting and tax standards.
  • Strong teamwork and communication skills across various hotel departments.
  • Ability to independently problem solve and make decisions.
  • Detail-oriented with proficiency in numerical data management.
  • Familiarity with accounting software and spreadsheets.
  • Knowledge of Hotel Software or Property Management Systems such as Hotello, OPERA, Protel Etc.


Languages: English is mandatory



Who are we:

Tidan is a hotel and real estate group in business for 52 years with a portfolio of 12 hotels and more than 65 real estate properties, as well as the largest tennis club across North America. To learn more about Tidan, visit our website:

Why join our team:

Apart from competitive salaries, we offer benefits, such as group insurance which constitutes life insurance, disability insurance and medical and dental insurance, in addition to vision care. Our employees have 24/7 virtual access to healthcare professionals through the Employee Assistance Program. You have personal days and vacations that are planned according to the social life at the heart of the company, especially after the pandemic, each hotel has a social calendar. The Tidan Human Resources team is always there to listen to you and support you on your journey through the company.

We believe in teamwork and are committed to creating a high-performing team, whether through training or by strengthening team relationships. We have an admiration for our employees who set themselves professional challenges and we support them in achieving them. Take the step and join the Tidan team through our many job opportunities, whether in the hotel or real estate sector, there is a place for you.

Department and the hotel you join. A bonus is also provided via our referral program and more.


High School Diploma

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