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Branch Financial Controller – Dees Ford Wimbledon

  • Job added:   17 April 2015
  • Salary :   Salary - £40 - £45k, Benefits – Car & Bupa Private Health Care
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Company :   Dees Ford Wimbledon
  • Contact :   Katharine Towell
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Branch Financial Controller – Dees Ford Wimbledon

Salary - £40 - £45k

Benefits – Car & Bupa Private Health Care

Cambria Automobiles plc

Cambria is one of the fastest growing automotive retail groups in the UK.  Founded in 2006, the business now has 45 locations nationally with annual turnover of £½ Billion. Dees Ford Wimbledon has been part of the Cambria Group since 1st January 2008.  The site turnovers c£20m annually selling approximately 1500 cars per annum and has a very busy aftersales operation.

The Role

We are currently looking to further strengthen the Dees Ford team by recruiting a talented Branch Financial Controller.  Reporting to the Senior Financial Controller your remit will be to manage the accounting of the business and to provide support to the Dealer Principal in respect of operational issues and financial affairs.

Your duties will include maximising cash flow and return on capital, preparing and maintaining accounts to audit level including monthly management accounts, half and full year returns. You will monitor budgets; co-ordinate all departmental returns while managing the Accounts administration function to ensure that all records comply with company and statutory requirements.

The Individual

You will be an experienced Accountant from within the retail automotive sector and be results orientated with the ability to meet strict company and manufacturer deadlines. You will be qualified either through accreditation through a recognised accountancy body or through experience. You will need to be able to demonstrate leadership skills with the ability to motivate and inspire your team. In addition, you must be comfortable working in a fast paced, constantly changing environment and possess strong interpersonal and communication skills.

To apply for this position, please send a covering letter along with your CV and any back-ground information you feel supports your application to:

Katharine Towell, Dees Ford. Email

The closing date for applications is Sunday 17th May.


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