Assistant Financial Controller

About Us
Generator is a global lifestyle brand offering fresh and socially engaging accommodation and hospitality venues. Our vision is to become the world’s leading experience and design-led hostel brand. We aim to achieve this by offering a host of soulful social spaces, cultural events and a creative programme that inspires guests and locals alike, all while providing affordable and safe accommodation in the centre of the city.

About You
BEING YOURSELF is the key to bringing the Generator story and brand to life.

Key responsibilities of an Assistant Financial Controller:
The Assistant Financial Controller will have many responsibilities and these include the following:

YOU WILL:
  • Be responsible for property cash management on a weekly and monthly basis
  • Assist with the day to day operations e.g. credit control, revenue reports
  • Support the Financial Controller in the preparation and review of monthly management accounts and property reports
  • Take responsibility for the Accounts receivable function and purchase procedures
  • Be responsible for the management of electronic employee files along with other HR admin duties
  • Run payroll on a monthly basis, ensuring accurate recording of staff hours, holiday leave, sick leave and any other allowances
  • Support the Financial Controller on finance projects as required
YOU MUST:
  • Be fluent in both German and English (proficiency level)
  • Have an appropriate level of expertise ideally within the Hospitality industry
  • Have qualifications or experience in Accountancy/Finance
  • Have a high level of business acumen & impeccable honesty
  • Be an excellent communicator and motivator
  • Be highly commercial and always keep us legal
  • Be creative, innovative and a digitally smart
  • You must be eligible to work in the EU to be considered for this role
  YOU ARE:
  • Highly experienced in analysis and requirement gathering, ideally having operated in an organisation through business change and transformation
  • Established, with a proven track record of introducing cost saving financial initiatives, new systems and processes
This is not intended as an exhaustive list of duties. Other duties as may be reasonably required will form part of this job description.

Our Key Benefits Include:
  • Birthday holiday in addition to your yearly holiday allocation
  • Employee Bounty Program providing opportunities to earn up to €1,000 for new hire referrals with no cap on number of referrals made 
  • Company contribution towards gym membership fees for all eligible employees 
  • 2 free nights’ accommodation across any hostels (subject to availability)
  • Reduced room rates for staff as well as friends and family members
  • Social events and celebrations calendar
  • Various employee recognition schemes
Join Us and help us achieve our Vision!