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Group Project Accountant

Basic salary up to 50,000, plus company benefits and Company Car
Basic salary up to 50,000, plus company benefits and Company Car
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Job description

Do you want to become part of one of the UK's largest motor retailers? We are recruiting for a Group Project Accountant to join our team!

This role requires travel across the Group's West Midlands dealerships. Consequently, a significant amount of travel is involved together with the ability to work effectively with colleagues at all levels throughout the Group, flexibility and excellent communication skills are therefore essential to be successful.

This is a full time permanent opportunity offering a basic salary up to £50,000 per annum plus company benefits including a company car.

The Group Project Accountant role provides dealership accounting support, training and coaching and a key part of the role is the provision of financial support in rolling Group systems, policies and processes into newly acquired businesses and dealerships. This is a vital and high-profile role within the Group finance function and a successful candidate can look forward to an exciting role with the potential to progress within this successful Group.

Key duties include:

  • Providing dealership managers with financial support to drive operational performance
  • Supporting with the induction of new Accountants to the Group
  • Implementing financial controls in line with Group policy
  • Supporting the finance team of acquired businesses and assisting with the finalisation of completion accounts in acquisitions
  • Managing the dealership finance function efficiently and effectively, compiling management accounts in accordance with Group policies and procedures

The successful applicant should demonstrate their talent in finance. You should also be self-motivated with drive, energy and the right character and attitude to work in such a demanding role.

Experience of working in a motor retail environment is essential and knowledge of Kerridge accountancy software is preferable.

This is an excellent opportunity to join our team and build your future career with a company who firmly see the Project Accountant's role as critical in the smooth running of the Finance function.

We are proud to be the Motor Retailer who invests more in our colleague's personal development than any other, so if you are successful, you can look forward to on-going training opportunities that provide you with the right career path, career progression and a range of benefits you would expect from an employer of choice which includes:

  • 25 days holiday rising with length of service plus bank holidays
  • Access to our online rewards platform giving you cash back and discounts for multiple retailers
  • Preferential Service Rates
  • Colleague Purchase Scheme
  • Share Incentive Scheme
  • Pension
  • Enhanced Maternity

Apply today to be considered for this role!

Benefits

  • Vertu Reward Scheme
  • Preferential Service Rates
  • Colleague Purchase Scheme
  • Share Incentive Scheme
  • Pension
  • Enhanced Maternity
  • Company Car
Apply Now

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