Accountant

Recruiter
LSH Auto
Location
Tamworth
Salary
£42,500 per annum
Posted
12 Jul 2017
Expires
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Accounting
When Lei Shing Hong commenced its first Mercedes Benz dealership over 45 years ago, it started its journey to become the world’s largest Mercedes Benz retailer. Our UK dealerships operate under the corporate business LSH Auto UK Limited, with 9 Dealerships in the Birmingham and Manchester regions. We require an Accountant of the highest calibre to join our busy management team at our Mercedes Benz Dealership in Tamworth. This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful business and build your career with a company where strong financial and accounting principles are built into our vision & values. This is an exciting role working 40 hours a week Role and Responsibilities: As second in command you will demonstrate exceptional leadership skills as well as a proven track record within the automotive industry. You will be responsible for the smooth running of the accounts & sales administration function and a key aspect of the role is the delivery of timely and accurate management accounts and their integration into the Group’s standard structures. You will maintain and develop controls to maximise returns and cash flow and utilise your financial and management experience to ensure the effective running of the dealership. To control integrity of the financial and non-financial KPI reporting for the site. Produce monthly management accounts which are consistent with the accounting and financial policies and procedures of the company Produce & submit monthly manufacturer composite to the agreed guideline & timetable. Ideally you will be able to demonstrate a good working knowledge of Kerridge accountancy software, although this is not essential Excellent numerical and administrative abilities are essential tools for this position and you will also have the ability to communicate effectively with all financial and non-financial colleagues, clients and customers. The ideal candidate will have: Good accounting background evidenced by work history and qualification, ideally AAT, ACCA, CIMA qualified or any other recognised financial qualification preferred. Balance sheet experience with basic VAT/tax and financial control knowledge. People management skills particularly in terms of achievement through teams and including development of self & others. Ability to plan and organise, working to tight deadlines Strong verbal and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal, supervisory and customer service skills Benefits: 23 Days holiday rising to 25 after 2 years’ service Staff Car Scheme Competitive Pension Scheme Childcare Vouchers Eye care Vouchers Life Assurance Employee Assistance Programme Are you interesting in joining a fun loving, passionate and spirited team and you feel up to the challenge, and have the relevant experience we are looking for APPLY TODAY This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/74888551

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