The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa

Welcome to The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa; your home away from home! The Pier is located just minutes from the Victoria International Airport, BC Ferries and Washington State Ferry terminals. All 55 spacious guestrooms and suites offer the perfect blend of contemporary style and comfort. Our seaside rooms afford endless views and our guest services are second to none. The only thing we overlook is the ocean! Gather at Haro's Restaurant & Bar to share casual West Coast food at its best. From classic dishes to signature dishes, cocktails & share plates or cozy dinners - there is something for every appetite and occasion. Georgia Café & Deli is a popular spot to grab an Umbria coffee and enjoy a light meal of ever-changing daily features. Haven Spa & Salon and our fitness center are focused on relaxation and rejuvenation, offering a full spectrum of services. Take in the charming coastal community of Sidney-by-the-Sea. Over 100 boutique shops make browsing a breeze, or drink in the fresh ocean air along the sea walk. Go whale watching, kayaking, stroll the promenade or explore the Shaw Ocean Discovery Center right next door.

  • Room Attendant

    • Full Time
    • Job Description:

      The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa is looking for a full-time experienced Room Attendant who is has an eye for detail and can provide exemplary guest service. Applicants should have minimum of 1 year cleaning experience, preferably in a similar role.

      Responsibilities:
      • Cleaning of guest rooms and guest floors of the hotel with the highest standards and attention to detail, including but not limited to: making beds, changing sheets, dusting, vacuuming carpeting and area rugs, cleaning draperies and upholstered furniture, cleaning and disinfecting kitchens and bathrooms, and cleaning and polishing floors
      • Cleaning of designated hotel facilities (i.e. spa, restaurants, kitchen) and areas within the hotel with the highest standards and attention to detail
      • Running laundry and towels between laundry and guest rooms
      • Ensuring guest rooms and storage areas are stocked with all supplies and amenities
      • Attending to all guest requests in a timely and courteous manner

      Qualifications:
      • Minimum one year experience housekeeping / janitorial experience
      • Strong attention to detail
      • Strong communication and organization skills
      • Must be in good physical condition and able to complete 8 hour shift that includes frequent standing, walking, bending, stooping, kneeling, reaching, pushing, pulling and lifting up to 35 lbs
      • Must be available for a variety of shifts including weekends

      Employee Perks:
      • Competitive starting wage
      • Flexible hours
      • Extended health & dental benefits for FT employees, with The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa paying 50% of the premium
      • Fully Subsidized Bus Pass
      • Complimentary Fitness Centre Membership
      • Recognition Program
      • Employee discount privileges in all outlets
      • $100 bonus for referring a quality part-time employee to us
      • $250 bonus for referring a quality full-time employee to us
      If this is you, send us your resume and cover letter to [email protected] We thank all applicants in advance; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

    • Wage/Salary: Competitive (32-40 hours/week)
    • Start date: 11/02/2019
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  • Accounting Manager

    • Full Time
    • Job Description:

      SUMMARY

      Reporting to the VP Finance, the Accounting Manager is responsible for the accurate and timely provision of monthly financial statements and management reports; the development and analyses of the annual budget and quarterly forecasts; the reporting of key performance metrics; and the completion of ad hoc analysis projects that arise from time to time. The Accounting Manager will have contact with the Hotel General Manager, VP-Finance, hotel management team and other staff, which requires strong interpersonal communication skills, both written & verbal. This is a stand-alone position in the hotel environment, but will involve working on occasion and as required, with the parent company Accounting Team.

      ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:
      • To produce accurate and timely financial statements monthly, quarterly and at year end
      • Ensure the accurate and timely processing of all subledger transactions, including AP, AR, and Bank Rec.
      • Develop and maintain internal controls documentation, processes, practices and procedures
      • To assist in the preparation of the Hotel’s business plan, budget and reforecasting activities
      • With GM, analyze performance versus budget and investigate variances as required
      • To monitor operational expenditures in conjunction with approved budgets
      • Support General Manager with special projects and workflow process improvements
      • Collaborate with the operational managers to support overall department goals and objectives while delivering a high level of internal customer service
      • Develop and maintain performance analysis tools for divisions within hotel
      • Provide training and mentorship to new and existing staff as needed
      • To reconcile and monitor monthly aged accounts payable and receivable listings
      • To manage month-end accounting processes including account reconciliations, inventories, accruals and balance sheet analysis
      • To ensure the accuracy of daily night audit transactions
      • Work with the VP-Finance to ensure a clean and timely year end audit
      • Must be willing to work a flexible schedule in order to accomplish all major responsibilities and tasks
      • Must be willing to accept assignments on as need basis, in order to promote teamwork
      • Must have a commitment to follow all policies and procedures as they relate to the position
      • Must be a self-motivating team player and have a high degree of analytical ability and confidentiality
      • Other duties as assigned

      QUALIFICATIONS
      • A professional accounting designation (CPA or equivalent) is required
      • Relevant accounting experience in the hospitality industry an asset
      • Multi-unit experience in either the hotel or restaurant industries an asset
      • Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize tasks and responsibilities
      • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
      • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
      • Intermediate level Excel and basic level of other Office programs
      • Familiarity with Adagio accounting software an asset

    • Start date: 10/02/2020
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