Franchise Accountant - Automotive

Our client is a well respected Motor Dealer Group, with a national presence. They have a centralised Accounts function in Merseyside and they have asked us to find a Qualified Automotive / Dealership Accountant to join their team; CIMA, ACA or ACCA is required.

You will oversee an assistant accountant and make full use of the shared team of accounts assistants, who look after purchase ledger, credit control etc...

You will be responsible for the centralised accounts of One franchise. This could be representing approximately 10 separate dealerships across the UK. 

Main Responsibilities

  • Responsibility for the efficient, accurate and timely accounting for financial transactions, including the production of routine month-end reports ensuring compliance with applicable accounting, tax, legislative and other regulatory standards.
  • Sign off of relevant GL and Sub-Ledger Balance Sheet reconciliations and reviews.
  • Ensure all policies and processes adhere to the Minimum Control Framework; act as a key point of contact for internal and external audit requirements.
  • Full Accountability and ownership of all Franchise specific balance sheet accounts e.g. bonus debtor and vehicle funding
  • Responsible for the integrity and accuracy of the Franchise P&L
  • Full Accountability and ownership of investigating & resolving internal / external Customer / Supplier issues e.g. first point of contact for the Franchise Senior Leadership team

There is potential for career development. The management team have all progressed within the business to get to their current role. 

The basic salary is up to £50k and this is entirely dependant on your experience. You will also have free parking and a company car. 

For more information please forward your CV for the attention of Richard Abson.


L3 Liverpool
United Kingdom
53° 24' 55.4472" N, 2° 59' 19.5252" W
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