Before applying for this role please consider that previous experience of the UK retail automotive industry is a must.
As a Dealership Accountant you will provide an effective and efficient accountancy service to Retail Centres, Management Team, and ensure that financial controls are maintained in line with Company procedures.
To be a success as an Accountant, you will have
To prepare financial Budgets
To work to tight deadlines at month/year end
Analyse and interpret data
Strong negotiating and influencing skills
Strong commercial awareness
A thorough knowledge and practical experience of accounting systems, processes and financial reporting.
Ensure that balance sheet reconciliations are completed in line with company procedures
Provide commercial and financial guidance to General Managers on new initiatives or procedures..
Control proper banking procedures in line with Company policy.
Prepare monthly accounts, forecasts and trends to meet required deadlines
Prepare DOC for management control to meet required deadlines.
Prepare annual budget to agreed deadlines and parameters.
Liaise with internal and external auditors as required over audit and produce year end financial results.
Control Company's fixed assets including demonstrator vehicles.
Prepare and submit VAT Returns.
Prepare and maintain relevant schedules for year end tax returns.
Recruit, coach and develop staff where appropriate.
Submit returns to manufacturer a required.
Ensure that Kerridge system is accurately maintained.
Accountants will receive a guaranteed base salary, plus an excellent bonus structure and great benefits.