Ref: 587

Working hours Working Hours
Location Belfast
Salary Salary
Benefits Benefits
Closing date 02/03/2017

Franchise Accountant

Charles Hurst, Belfast

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Belfast based centralised Accounts Team preparing timely and accurate management accounting information

Job Responsibilities

  • Reporting to the Regional Financial Controller & Group Accountant
  • Prepare accurate monthly management accounts to strict reporting deadlines
  • Monitoring and managing working capital
  • Supporting the dealerships through performance management and coaching of team members
  • Fast paced environment dealing with a high volume and varied workload
  • Interpret and review management accounts with profit responsible individuals within the Group
  • Prepare and submit composite reports to Manufacturer deadlines and in their prescribed format
  • Reconcile and take corrective action on Franchise specific and Group Control Accounts
  • Perform Ad Hoc accountancy related duties as may be required

What we are looking for

  • Good organisational and communication skills are essential
  • Detailed knowledge and experience of the key functions operating within a busy accounting centre
  • An understanding of the Retail Motor Industry would be an advantage
  • A good working knowledge of Microsoft products, Excel in particular a requirement
  • An ability to work independently in a busy, active environment
  • Experience within a similar role is desirable

Interested? Please visit to download the application and equalities monitoring forms, and ensure to include the reference number 587 on the cover page.

Please email your completed application to

Closing Date: 02nd March 2017