Director of Accounting- Sales and Marketing
Wyndham Vacation Ownership - Orlando, FL

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Envision your career with one of the world's largest hospitality companies. With over 7,000 hotels, 145 Vacation Ownership Resorts, 200,000 rental units and more than 25,000 associates across six continents you'll discover the rewards of working in an energetic environment with caring colleagues. Rewards that include a career path with diverse opportunities, learning and mentorship.

Wyndham Worldwide

(NYSE: WYN) has been an industry leader in hospitality with almost $4 billion in revenues. Wyndham continues to expand and grow through industry leading efforts like Women on Their Way and Wyndham Green. While you may know our brands RCI, WorldMark by Wyndham, Ramada, Days Inn and Travelodge; there are many more aspects and companies to this leader in hospitality.

As one of FORTUNE Magazine's Most Admired Companies, Wyndham Worldwide is one family, one team of professionals who actively strive to provide our customers and each other with our signature Count On Me! Service promise. A promise to be responsive to needs, to be respectful in every way and deliver a great experience. It's more than a promise, at Wyndham it's been recognized as a commitment, visible in our awards including Newsweek's 100 Greenest Companies, DiversityInc's 25 Noteworthy Companies and Ethisphere Institute Lists of the World's Most Ethical Companies amongst others. Come and join our Wyndham Family and discover the rewards for your career.

Wyndham Vacation Ownership currently seeks an

Accounting Director -Sales and Marketing

. This position will be responsible for ensuring timely and accurate execution of the month-end financial reporting close and reconciliation cycle and the identification and implementation of necessary internal controls, ensuring the Company's financial statements are reported in conformity with applicable US GAAP and SEC rules and that financial reporting processes are in compliance with internal and SOX control procedures.

This position will be responsible for designing, implementing, documenting and maintaining policies and procedures supporting efficient and effective processes as well as maintain strong internal controls over the financial reporting process.

This position will be required to research and document technical accounting issues related to new product offerings including analysis of the revenue recognition method.

This position will act as one of the primary contacts for the Corporate Internal Reporting Group, Corporate Tax Group, and the external audit team, and will be responsible for coordinating with other groups within the Accounting Department and WVO to provide schedules and analysis as needed.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Maintains the overall accounting infrastructure of the company and its affiliated entities in order to meet the requirements of all relevant users including investors, lenders, federal/state tax authorities and company management.

Design, implement, document and maintain policies and procedures supporting efficient and effective processes as well as maintain strong internal controls over the financial reporting process.

Directs, manages and supervises the preparation of quarterly and annual financial and tax reporting packages, as well as ad-hoc schedules and analyses as requested by the company’s executive management and WVO finance teams.

Research and document technical accounting issues related to new product offerings including analysis of the revenue recognition method.

Directs, manages and supervises the preparation and analysis of accounts and account activity.

Coaching and developing staff including formal objective setting, performance reviews and providing ongoing and regular feedback.


Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance

Training requirements:
CPA designation preferred

Knowledge and skills:
Excellent technical accounting research skills

Detail oriented and excellent analytical skills

Strong interpersonal and oral communication skills

Strong time management skills and organizational skills

Previous manager experience required

Ability to recruit, train and motivate finance/accounting talent

Strong problem solving abilities

Strong writing skills including documentation of technical accounting position papers, policies and procedures

Demonstrates an ability to maintain professional composure and poise

Technical Skills:
Functional working knowledge of general ledger applications

Functional working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite

Job experience:
7 years accounting experience (including 3 years in a supervisory position) including public/private experience

Unless there is a legal requirement, experience will be accepted for the education requirement.


A career at Wyndham offers you great benefit opportunities with a competitive package of salary and bonus, benefits and recognition. In addition to great employee discounts on such travel related areas as hotel & lodging, car rentals & other goods & services, you will receive:

Medical/dental and vision care plans

A 401(k) program that matches dollar for dollar up to 6% of salary (to government max)

Programs that include Flexible Spending Accounts, short & long term disability, life insurance & educational assistance amongst others

Along the way, you will have an opportunity to contribute to improving the world around us through our volunteer efforts and global sustainability program, Wyndham Green.

Come and be part of One Family, One Team, One Company . . . Wyndham

People Make the Difference



Primary Location

United States of America- Florida-Orlando

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Wyndham Vacation Ownership

Job Posting

Feb 21, 2013, 12:00:00 AM

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Wyndham Vacation Ownership (WVO) offers vacationers a (time) share of paradise. A top supplier and marketer of timeshare vacation properties...