Associate Manager, Consolidation and Financial Analysis

Job ID 2020-14720
Job Location US-TX-Houston
Category Sales Management
Type Regular Full-Time

More Information About This Job

Overview

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.

Responsibilities

  • 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.

Qualifications

The candidate must be:

  • A team-first oriented employee;
  • Able to excel in a fast-paced environment;
  • Detail oriented;
  • Highly analytical;
  • 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;
  • Proficiency handling multiple, simultaneous projects;
  • An intermediate to advanced working knowledge of Microsoft software products, particularly Excel and v-lookups, as well as a general ledger software package; and
  • A working knowledge of Hyperion.

All applicants must pass pre-employment testing to include: background checks, MVR, and drug testing in order to qualify for employment*

Group 1 Automotive is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

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