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Jacksonville, FL
$90,000 - $120,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Sep 10, 2018
Job ID
Controller – CPA 
Family owned business- Jacksonville Florida!!!
Is this your dream position?
  • Family owned –treats employees with respect
  • Very successful automotive dealership group
  • Join a dedicated team of professionals build a terrific organization
  • Relocate to beautiful Jacksonville, FL
We  are seeking an experienced Controller  to join the team!  This is a growing automotive dealership group that treats employees with respect and believes that every customer transaction is important.   Our Controller will oversee one dealership.  Jacksonville Florida is a beautiful city in North eastern Florida on the Atlantic side and out of the hurricane belt.
If you desire to be treated like the professional you are– this is the opportunity you have been looking
for !  Automotive dealerships can be terrific organizations to work with.  They have the speed of retail, the strategic planning of industry and multiple business lines : auto sales, consumer financing, real estate, body shop, parts department, auto rental and more.  There are a lot of pieces to a large dealership and the challenges provide variety in your work. 
           Description :                                                                                                     
The Controller will work very closely with the senior management and accountable for the administrative, accounting, and financial planning operations of a dealership including the development of financial and operational strategies, tied directly to a set of metrics, and the ongoing development and monitoring of control systems designed to maximize the opportunity for growth, profitability and accurate financial results.  The principal accountabilities are:
  • Manage the accounting, human resources and administrative departments.
  • Responsible for all cash management, including reconciliation and intercompany transactions.
  • Management of inventories, receivable and other controlled accounts.
  • Accounts Payable reconciliation and disbursement.
  • Oversee the financial position of the day-to-day operations.
  • Monitor cash balances and cash forecasts.
  • Manage payroll.
  • Maintain monthly and annual accruals and depreciation.
  • Implement operational best practices and compliance tied directly to monitoring and control systems.
  • Maintain in-depth relations with all members of the management team.
  • Manage any third parties to which functions have been outsourced.
  • Manage all Federal, State, and Local government communications.
  • Maintain banking relationships.
  • Oversee the issuance of financial information.
  • Manage month end closing accuracy and deadlines.
  • Manage external auditing and accounting relationships.
  • Personally review, monitor and issue all 1099’s and W2’s.
  • Arrange for debt and equity financing.
Risk Management:
  • Maintain appropriate insurance coverage.
  • Ensure that the company complies with all legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Report risk issues to the senior management
  • Ensure that the company’s record keeping meets the requirements of auditors and government agencies.
Requirements                                                                                                               .
  • Experienced Controller  - automotive dealership experience is not a requirement
  • CPA required
  • Works well with all levels of management, non-management, vendors
  • High level of written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to commute / relocate to Jacksonville, FL
What we
offer                                                                                                               .
We offer a very unique opportunity for the right candidate.
  • A very competitive Base Salary $90- 120,000
  • Comprehensive Health Benefits.
  • Treated like the professional you are!
If this sounds like the opportunity you are seeking please contact Beth  from Automotive Personnel, LLC in confidence    216-712-7918     Beth@AutomotivePersonnel.Careers

AUTOMOTIVE PERSONNEL, LLC is in its 29th year helping dealerships throughout the United States find key personnel.
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