• Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Car Dealership, Administration and Accounts

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  • Salary:

    Up to £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jamie Fisher

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Dealership Accountant Vacancy
Up to £40,000 basic + company car
M-F normal working hours
Our client, a Multi-franchise Main Dealership Group is looking for a Motor trader Accountant to be based at their busy site

Job Purpose:
Reporting to the Regional Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for producing monthly management accounts and maintaining the balance sheet for some of the Volume Divisions. You will also be providing robust and accurate financial reports.

Your main duties:
Ensure that management accounts are submitted accurately and to the specified deadlines
Review management accounts and highlight variances from budget and prior year with management team
Assist the management teams by resolving any accounting queries
Maintain a healthy Balance Sheet, ensuring that all queries are dealt with in a timely manner
Assist in the production of annual budgets
Assist in the production of the year end pack and dealing with auditors
Carry out periodic internal control reviews to ensure that policies and procedures are being adhered to
Assist other members of the accounts team to ensure that deadlines are met where necessary
Authorise payments to suppliers and third parties, ensuring that they're in accordance with company policy.
Review central ledgers and balance sheet accounts
Attend management meetings to provide further accounts explanations or analysis where required

What we're looking for:
An Accountant or experienced Assistant Accountant with relevant qualifications
Prior experience in Motor Trade accounting
The ideal candidate will have Kerridge Rev8 experience but this isn't essential
Strong Microsoft Excel skills and the ability to use these to reconcile data in an efficient manner
Conscientious and demonstrates a high attention to detail while maintaining accurate records
Ability to work well under pressure, schedule work appropriately and show initiative to improve procedures where appropriate
You should be enthusiastic, flexible and committed.

At Perfect Placement we specialise in Automotive Careers, so if this Dealership Accountant Job interests you or you would like to find out about any other Dealership Jobs in the Manchester area please contact Jamie Fisher at Perfect Placement today!

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