Brand Accountant (SKODA/SEAT) - Head Office

Posted 14 June 2024
Job type Permanent
Discipline Accounting

Job description

Brand Accountant (SKODA/SEAT)


We are actively looking for enthusiastic individuals excited to join our ever-growing automotive family, and if you’re as passionate about cars as we are then we'd love to welcome you to the team where you will be welcomed into a friendly team and be part of our exciting journey.

As a Brand Accountant at Group 1 Automotive you will be welcomed into a friendly team and have the opportunity to work with an exciting brand.

What you will be doing?

Preparation of monthly management accounts and manufacturers business management returns.

Assist the Departmental Managers with the preparation of annual profit plans, in order to meet the required deadlines.

Provide assistance with the implementation of recommendations as specified by Internal/External Auditor.

Assist with the annual budgeting process to ensure deadlines are met and there are realistic targets based on the relevant market conditions and prior year’s results.

Provide Assistance to the Brand Financial Controller in any tasks as required and to help ensure all procedures are standardized where possible.

What we are looking for?

If you think you’ve got what it takes and meet the criteria below, then please apply!

Be an experienced accountant, preferably with experience in the automotive industry

Have a proven experience of supervising and leading an accounts department

Be qualified by accreditation through a recognised accountancy body

Why work for Group 1 Automotive

There are many great reasons to join the Group 1 Automotive team, including the following industry-leading benefits package:

Competitive salary & study support

Free parking

Accelerated training pathways

State of the art facilities with modern automotive technology

Family friendly benefits such as enhanced Paternity & Maternity leave

Long Service holiday rewards that increase with your length of service

Paid day off for your birthday

Plus, much more!!

Our Values

At Group 1 Automotive we pride ourselves on our five core values that are incorporated in all we do.

Respect - Integrity - Transparency - Teamwork - Professionalism

These are the principles that every member of our team lives by, whether that be business functions, customer interactions, how we interact with the local community and even how we view each other in the team.

Who we are?

Group 1 Automotive is part of a well-established and growing within the UK, with a wide representation of brands across America too. We primarily operate in the East and South East of England, representing brands across a range of dealerships and employing over 3,000 colleagues that are dedicated to providing exceptional customer service.

We recognise that a successful business is built around the quality and contentment of its people. As such, we are committed to providing fantastic career opportunities, state of the art resources, comprehensive training, competitive earnings packages and a wide variety of benefits and provisions to ensure our teams receive the utmost support, both professionally and personally.