Group 1 Automotive, Inc. is a Fortune 500 company with over $12 billion in annual revenues in 2019. The company owns and operates 186 automotive dealerships, 242 franchises, and 49 collision centers in the United States, the United Kingdom and Brazil that offer 31 brands of automobiles. Group 1’s Corporate Headquarters are located at 800 Gessner, Suite 500 Houston, TX 77024.
Group 1 seeks to hire an Associate Manager, Consolidation and Financial Analysis. The position reports to Group 1’s Manager of Dealership Consolidation.
Review of dealership financial statements, supporting schedules and internally-generated audit reports;
Creation and review of trend analysis and various other analytical tools;
Assistance with the consolidation of the financial statements for Group 1’s dealerships and various corporate entities;
Preparation of various journal entries required in the consolidation of Group 1’s financial statements;
Completion of special projects; and
Creation of ad hoc reports.
The candidate must be:
A team-first oriented employee;
Able to excel in a fast-paced environment;
Willing and able to work the necessary hours to accomplish the assigned tasks, especially during month- and quarter-end close process; and
An effective communicator, including the use of both verbal and written forms of communication.
The ideal candidate should have, at a minimum:
Successfully retained a Bachelor’s degree, with a major in accounting, from a reputable business college;
A firm understanding of accounting principles;
Three to five years of relevant experience in accounting at a large, multi-location corporation and/or public accounting firm;
Retained, or be eligible and desire to achieve, certification as a public accountant;