George Hartwell Ltd is a privatley-owned group of Peugeot dealerships, operating within the Poole/Bournemouth/Christchurch conburbation, with a turnover in excess of £20m. The group, which employs 100 employees, is seeking to appoint a Group Accountant to be based at the Poole dealership to assist to assist in the ongoing strategy for change and business improvement.
responsible for the efficient operation of the group accounting function
effectivley manage the group cash flow position
produce monthly and annual accounting information to tight timetables
formulate budgets and forecasts in conjunction with individual Dealer Principals
manage the group IT requirements
give leadership to the finance operation and, in conjuction with Dealer Principals, provide a sound base for the ongoing profitable development of the businesses
an experienced accountant, preferably qualified and with motor trade experiece although this would not be a barrier to the right candidate.
a disciplined and proven manager
the ability to communicate and motivate effectivly at all levels
the drive and enthusiasm to succeed to Finance Director level
A competitive salary will be paid. Benefits will include a fully-expensed car, contributory pension and life assurance arrangement and medical expenses insurance.
Please write, enclosing your CV, addressing each of the above points and outlining current remuneration to: Rodney Allison, Finance Director, The Quay, Poole, Dorset BH15 1HB