Must be based within commuting distance!
We are looking for an Assistant Accountant to join our Finance Hub based at our head office in Nottinghamshire. You'll be joining a fast-paced, exciting and ever-changing Industry with fantastic opportunities to progress and develop.
As an Assistant Accountant you'll assist the Accountant in the financial management and control of appropriate dealerships. You'll produce accounts to trial balance level including completing accruals and prepayments, ensuring all balance sheet reconciliations are fully supported and items are cleared in a timely manner.
As Assistant Accountant you'll also provide accounting assistance to the dealerships on a daily basis including the review of profit & loss items and liaising with the dealerships on any queries. The Assistant Accountant role will be responsible for control of vehicle debtors and creditors, completing month end reports for vehicles and assisting the Accountant with ensuring excellent internal controls are in place and the dealerships comply with the group audit requirements.
Ideally you'll have proven experience in an accounts within the retail automotive sector, however applications will be considered from individuals from non-motor trade sectors and also from those looking to move from practice into industry.
Our Assistant Accountant must be highly organised with strong attention to detail and the ability to meet strict deadlines.
You'll also be a team player with good interpersonal and communication skills, and have the ability to work on your own initiative.
Part of Pendragon PLC, the largest independent operator of franchised motorcar dealerships in Europe, we are driven, successful and powered by the skill, loyalty and potential of our people.
That's why we recognise and reward your hard work, loyalty and achievements with excellent benefits, incentives, training and career development opportunities.