Paymaster

At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, our financial operations thrive with the commitment of Colleagues who model our values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment.  Apply your attention to detail - and your passion for numbers - as Paymaster, where your organization and service strengths will support our internal payroll.

Hotel Overview:   Fairmont Palm Jumeirah is a world-class property opening in the second quarter of 2012 on the iconic Palm Island in Dubai.  The hotel will feature 381 guest rooms and suites with two Fairmont Gold floors.  A total of eight food and beverage outlets on property will offer international dining options including Szechwan cuisine, a Brazilian steak house plus separate cigar and wine bars.  The property will be positioned as a Luxury Hotel joining other internationally branded hotels on the 'island', which will generate tremendous anticipation both in the UAE and worldwide.  In addition, the high regard that the Fairmont brand is afforded in the region will result in very high expectations for flawless service delivery from day-one.


 

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Assistant Financial Comptroller, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:             

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
  • Maintain the hotel's payroll system to ensure timely payment of wages according to the Company standards
  • Ensure that  payroll data is entered on time and submitted to the payroll provider for payroll processing
  • Reconcile vacation, end of service benefits, service charge and gratuity tips
  • Ensure a high level of confidentiality when dealing with all matters related to payroll
  • Ensure timely payroll reports are completed as required
  • Participate in month end reporting
  • Ensure that all hotel systems and internal controls related to payroll are adhered to
  • Follow departmental policies and procedures
  • Follow all safety policies
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:

  • Previous office administration or payroll experience required
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications and relevant computer applications required 
  • University/College degree in a related discipline an asset
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable
  • Ability to work cohesively as part of a team
  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Physical Aspects of Position ( include but are not limited to):

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift

Visa Requirements:  Please note that you must be eligible to live and work in Dubai. We will assist successful applicants with the visa process and provide flights and accommodation.

APPLY TODAY: Whether you're launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts-and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS

At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That's why you'll find exceptional work opportunities-throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific-as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London's The Savoy, New York's The Plaza, and Shanghai's Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!