Automotive Controller Job at South Shore Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Five Towns, Inwood, NY

  • South Shore Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Five Towns
  • Inwood, NY

Job Description

  • *Exciting Opportunity: Financial Leadership Role at South Shore Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram!**
  • *About Us:**
Embark on a thrilling career journey with South Shore Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, a key player in the rapidly expanding NYC automotive dealership scene. We're on the lookout for a dynamic individual with a positive mindset, an autonomous/entrepreneurial spirit, and a strong work ethic to take the reins as our Controller/Assistant Controller. Join us in shaping the success of our high-volume Jeep store! **Key Responsibilities:**
  • Be a pivotal member of our Senior Management team, reporting directly to the Executive team, including the CFO and Senior VP of Finance.
  • Dive into the day-to-day management of individual store financial conditions.
  • Showcase your financial prowess by preparing monthly financial statements in line with dealership guidelines and the manufacturer's format.
  • Ensure precision in all manufacturer accounts, managing warranty claims, rebates, interest protection, and co-op advertising.
  • Be the financial storyteller, interpreting the financial statement and daily operating control (DOC) to keep the Executive team abreast of evolving trends.
  • Contribute to both short- and long-term financial forecasts for the dealership.
  • Empower department managers with detailed financial and management reports.
  • Flex your financial muscles by managing an effective cash management system, forecasting cash funds, and recommending profitable uses for excess cash.
  • Direct the assessment of depreciation rates for capital assets.
  • Scrutinize general ledger accounts, investigating any unusual entries.
  • Uphold proper bank reconciliation, reserve accounts, factory payable, and floor plan payable.
  • Stay ahead of tax code revisions, providing valuable insights for operational adjustments.
  • Ensure compliance with all government finance regulations.
  • Optimize the dealership's computer system for maximum efficiency.
  • Lead a loss review program and maintain loss reserves for contingent liabilities and trade receivables.
  • Collaborate with the dealer to assess insurance renewals and proficiently process insurance claims.
  • Coordinate the annual audit (or review) and physical inventory.
  • Uphold the highest standards of accounting procedures within the office, minimizing audit or review costs.
  • Foster a culture of continuous improvement in data integrity and information reporting.
  • Attend manager's meetings and provide strategic input.
  • Supervise the accounting team, including accounts payable clerks, office managers, and the DMV/titling team.
  • Bring your intelligence, positive attitude, and autonomous/entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Have 1+ years of experience as a Controller/Assistant Controller in retail automotive.
  • Familiarity with DealerTrack software is strongly preferred. (though not mandatory).
  • A CPA background is a strong advantage.
  • Showcase your experience in managing teams.
  • Demonstrate a robust work ethic and maintain a professional demeanor.
  • Enjoy a highly competitive salary.
  • Avail of group-sponsored healthcare, 401k benefits.
  • Rejuvenate with paid vacation and personal/sick leave.
*Note: This is an exclusive opportunity for candidates with a background in retail automotive dealership; your experience matters!*

Job Tags

Full time, Temporary work, Flexible hours,

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