Automotive Accountant

£50000 per annum
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Automotive, Motor Trade Job: Automotive Accountant Required in Cheltenham.

Salary: Up to £50,000 Per Annum
Term: Full Time, Permanent

Motor Trade Jobs / Automotive Vacancies: Automotive Dealership Accountant for Franchise Approved Car Dealership - Cheltenham/Stroud

Our client a large nationwide franchise approved car dealer group is currently looking to recruit a Dealership Accountant to oversee two of their dealerships in Cheltenham and Stroud.


Reporting to the Divisional Financial Director, you will operate out of our client's Cheltenham dealership whilst also overseeing their Stroud dealership and visiting this dealership at least once a week (business mileage provided). You will provide the General Managers of both dealerships with financial support to drive operational performance. In addition, you will be responsible for the smooth running of the entire accounts function. A key aspect of the role is the delivery of timely and accurate management accounts and their integration into the dealer group's standard structures. You will maintain and develop controls to maximise returns and cash flow and utilise your financial and management experience to ensure the effective running of the dealerships.


Our client is looking for candidates with exceptional leadership skills as well as a proven track record within the motor industry, or equivalent experience in purchase & sales ledger, cash book & reconciliation. Ideally you will be able to demonstrate a good working knowledge of the Kerridge/ADP accountancy software, although this is not essential. Excellent numerical and administrative ability are essential tools for this position and you will also have the ability to communicate effectively with all financial and non-financial colleagues, clients and customers. A UK driving license with minimal points is also essential.


For your hard work our client is offering…

* Up to £50,000 basic starting salary pending current salary and experience.
* Company car.
* 23 days annual holiday allowance plus the bank holidays.
* Contributory workplace pension scheme.
* Industry leading staff benefits scheme including company share incentives and child care vouchers.
* Full in-house and manufacturer approved training.
* Fantastic long term career development prospects with one of the largest leading car dealer groups in the UK.

You are required to work 8:30am-5:30pm Monday to Friday. Occasional additional hours may be required at peak periods in the financial year so you will need to have a flexible approach to this.

To apply please send your CV to Josh Buck quoting J67871, Accountant, Cheltenham.

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