Branch Accountant

Competitive plus benefits

  • Permanent
  • Morecambe Vauxhall
  • Morecambe

We’re recruiting for an experienced and efficient Branch Accountant covering our Arnold Clark branch Morecambe Vauxhall and Kendal Vauxhall.

Hours

Full time, Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5pm (37.5 hours)

About the role

Arnold Clark Branch Accountants are responsible for the smooth financial running of our branches, dealing with everything from staff and accounts management and cash flow and reporting.

The ideal candidate should have previous experience in an accounting role and have a keen eye for detail, accuracy and procedure, as well as the ability to manage a small team.

Day-to-day duties

  • Overall management of the branch accounts department, including staff training and development.
  • Producing monthly management accounts.
  • Manufacturer, branch and head office reporting within set timescales.
  • Controlling and overseeing the branch balance sheet and cashflow.
  • Carrying out profit and loss reviews.
  • Ensuring all accounts adhere to company procedures.

Essential skills

  • Previous experience in a similar accounting environment.
  • Fantastic communication and influencing skills.
  • High levels of attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to work with a variety of staff across the company.
  • Strong computer literacy, with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages like Excel and Word.
  • The ability to meet deadlines and manage your own workload.
  • A proactive, efficient approach.

Nice to have (but not essential)

  • Previous experience in the automotive industry.
  • Experience of the Kerridge system.

In return, you’ll receive one of the best employee benefits packages in the industry, including private healthcare, life assurance and preferential rates on new and used cars.

Employment within the Arnold Clark Group is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check.

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Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview.

 

Benefits

Every Arnold Clark employee is entitled to a wide range of benefits, including:

  • Discount on new and used vehicles
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance

About Arnold Clark

Arnold Clark is Europe’s largest independent car retailer with over 200 branches across the UK. And you could be part of it.

  • Over 11,000 employees
  • Annual turnover of over £3 billion
  • 24 new car franchises
  • Retails over 280,000 vehicles per year
  • Servicing, repairs, MOTs and tyres

Employment with Arnold Clark is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check. Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview. Some benefits are only available after a qualifying period.