Group Financial Controller

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  • Sector:

    Car Dealership, Management, Administration and Accounts

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Josh Buck

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  • Contact phone:

    01452 687722

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Group Financial Controller required in Cheltenham.


  • Negotiable starting salary plus additional package benefits.
  • Minimum 40-hour week Monday to Friday.
  • Fantastic career development prospects with a pivotal stake in driving our client’s business.

Due to retirement, our client, a large multi-site car dealer group established across the South West/West Midlands region, are currently looking to recruit a Group Financial Controller for their Head Office in Cheltenham.

Reporting to the Finance Director and responsible for a friendly and close-knit team of 9 accounts staff you shall be required to run an efficient finance operation, ensuring customer satisfaction at all times, motivating and ensuring training of all accounts staff to perform, developing and improving processes and systems as well as driving the business forward. You will embrace our client’s company culture and positively promote the actions and initiatives of the management team at all times. Your overall objective is the preparation, analysis and interpretation of the accounts and the underlying records, and the communication thereof with our client’s management team.

In order to be eligible you shall need to live within a reasonable commuting distance of Cheltenham and have strong previous or present experience working at a multi-site Financial Controller level within another automotive dealer group. Any experience of CDK/Kerridge or accountancy qualifications such as CIMA or ACCA would be highly advantageous but is non-essential. Overall you will be able to demonstrate a strong understanding of financial data with a focus of exemplary audit reports and be a team player with the capability to maintain excellent relationships with your colleagues and external parties such as the bank and other suppliers/providers.

For your hard work as a Group Financial Controller, our client is offering:



  • Fully negotiable starting salary alongside generous performance related bonus scheme.
  • Access to a company car, laptop, and mobile phone.
  • 23 days’ annual leave plus the bank holidays.
  • In-house and manufacturer associated training provided.
  • Various company benefits including health care provisions and company and third-party discounts.
  • Fantastic career development prospects with a pivotal stake in driving our client’s business.
  • Minimum 40-hour week Monday to Friday.

If this Group Financial Controller Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Gloucester please contact Josh at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.
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