SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts

Position: Accounting Clerk

Title Accounting Clerk
Location St. John’s, NL
Hotel Fairfield Inn & Suites® by Marriott
Job Status Full-time, Permanent
Job Information

SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts is one of Canada’s leading hotel management companies and manages over 20 hotels and resorts across Canada. We manage independent hotels and hotels operating under major franchise brands, such as Marriott, Radisson, Hilton, Quality, Best Western and Ramada.

We are looking for an Accounting Clerk at Fairfield Inn & Suites® by Marriott in St. John’s.

It is a very exciting time to join the SilverBirch family with our new partner Fairfield Inn & Suites® by Marriott.  Formerly known as The Travellers Inn St. John’s, the hotel is currently undergoing a $21 million complete revitalization and will re-open early 2013 with both a new name and a brand-new look!

Fairfield Inn & Suites provides everything guests need to work productively, maximize down time, eat well and sleep soundly, and keep their stay going smoothly, all at an exceptional value.  Guests can once again believe in the value of a comfortable, affordable and reliable business hotel.

Reporting to the Controller the Accounting Clerk is responsible for accounts receivable invoicing and collection as well as accounts payable.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Handles difficult guest inquiries effectively, demonstrating effective recovery of the guest and problem resolution.
  • Researches declined bank cards and other credit card charge backs for justification and validity.
  • Assists in various month end processes including account reconciliation, Food & Beverage inventories and final monthly closings of the accounts receivable system.
  • Tracks daily cash deposits and balances credit card statements.
  • Oversees all float allocations and distributions including regular float counts.
  • Provides timely mailing of statements to customers with recent activity.
  • Creates invoices, bills and other routine financial statements.
  • Enters vendor invoices for processing ensuring timely payment.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Preferred Education & Qualifications:

  • Possess Diploma/Certificate in business accounting
  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in a computerized Accounting position
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office, Excel and Power Point
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Proven ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Strong detail orientation and follow-through abilities


If you are interested in joining SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts, we want to hear from you!  

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