Cluster Accounts Manager, Jurys Inns
Winner: Financial Management, Stage 3, completed September 2017

Ketan is currently working in the position of Cluster Accounts Manager after graduating on the Jurys Inn two-year Finance Graduate Scheme. Through the programmehe is gaining experience withboth the operations and head office finance functions of Jurys Inn.

Prior to starting the programme, Ketangained a 1stClass BA Hons in Accounting and Business Management.After completing the scheme, he hopes to gain a managerial position “with the view of becoming a Cluster Financial Controller in 5 years’ time”.

He tells us how he believes the Financial Management course is benefitting him now and how he thinks it will help him in the future:

“The current HOSPA programme provides a good theoretical resource which compliments my current role. HOSPA provides the opportunity to see the theory behind the daily tasks conducted and the exposure to more high level tasks such as creating Income Statements, Statement of Financial Position, etc. This provides greater understanding to the industry and provides greater value on the daily tasks conducted as it is beneficialto the company. In addition,attaining a recognised qualification within the hospitality industry is favourable, as when progressing in the industry you can be recognised byexperience and academically.”

To enrol on the next programme for Financial Management or Revenue Management 

Make contact with HOSPA today to find out how you can kick-start your career in hospitality - call the Professional Development Team on +44 (0)1202 889430 or email education@hospa.org


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Cluster Accounts Manager, Jurys Inns
Winner: Financial Management, Stage 3, completed September 2017

Ketan is currently working in the position of Cluster Accounts Manager after graduating on the Jurys Inn two-year Finance Graduate Scheme. Through the programmehe is gaining experience withboth the operations and head office finance functions of Jurys Inn.

Prior to starting the programme, Ketangained a 1stClass BA Hons in Accounting and Business Management.After completing the scheme, he hopes to gain a managerial position “with the view of becoming a Cluster Financial Controller in 5 years’ time”.

He tells us how he believes the Financial Management course is benefitting him now and how he thinks it will help him in the future:

“The current HOSPA programme provides a good theoretical resource which compliments my current role. HOSPA provides the opportunity to see the theory behind the daily tasks conducted and the exposure to more high level tasks such as creating Income Statements, Statement of Financial Position, etc. This provides greater understanding to the industry and provides greater value on the daily tasks conducted as it is beneficialto the company. In addition,attaining a recognised qualification within the hospitality industry is favourable, as when progressing in the industry you can be recognised byexperience and academically.”

To enrol on the next programme for Financial Management or Revenue Management 

Make contact with HOSPA today to find out how you can kick-start your career in hospitality - call the Professional Development Team on +44 (0)1202 889430 or email education@hospa.org




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