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Finance Director

  • Job added:   13 May 2014
  • Location :   Leicester
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Company :   CvWow
  • Contact :   Craig Lawson
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  • Telephone :   0800 634 4477
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Role: Finance Director
Location: Leicester
Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Our client are the largest privately owned Vauxhall Dealer Group in the UK, established in 2003 with twelve site’s an annual turnover of £220 million and 700 employees. They are well regarded in the Vauxhall network and have gained significant recognition throughout the industry winning many National Awards.

Due to a management restructure, an opportunity has arisen for a suitable candidate to join our clients Motor Retail group as Finance Director.

The Role

As the Finance Director you will have full financial responsibility for the finances of the Group. You will report directly to the Board of Directors and work with them to strategically develop business performance, reporting systems and the accounting teams. Other duties will include but may not be limited to:

Working with the dealership Financial Controllers, head office accounting, to deliver accurate monthly accounts reports
Working on internal audit – controls, process compliance and review
Completing company Secretary duties including FCA and H&S
Completing group reporting –developing and enhancing financial and business information
Managing Cash flow forecasting, stock funding and working capital control
VAT, PAYE, Corporation Tax, and tax planning
Audit and statutory reporting
Budgeting and business planning

The Candidate
Due to the importance of this role, we are seeking an ambitious Fully Qualified Accountant with at least 5 years group motor dealership experience, who is looking to progress their career in a hands-on senior financial position with a progressive and forward thinking company. You will also need:

A stable work history with a minimum of three years in your current role
A track record than can demonstrate a strong career progression and excellent management
Excellent communication skills (written & verbal)
Strong ADP experience
Previous experience working in a multi site environment either as a Financial Controller or Finance Director


22 days holiday per year
A long term career with a stable market leader
A competitive remuneration package

If you believe that you have the skills, dedication, drive and commitment to provide excellent financial support to the group then apply today!


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