Accounts Assistant

Benefits with the role
  • 25 Days Holiday (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Regular Pay Reviews
  • Life Assurance
  • Servicing, Parts and Accessories Discounts
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Staff Referral Scheme
  • Learning and Development
  • Enhanced Family Leave
  • Volunteering Opportunities

Porsche Centre Tewkesbury have a fantastic opportunity available for a full time accounts assistant to join our team and be the Sales Ledger Accounts Assistant.

Working closely with the Dealership Accountant, the successful candidate will complete the daily accounting operations of the cashbook and responsibility of the Sales ledger, and assist with the Purchase Ledger when required.

For this role, we are looking for someone who can reliably commute to our office in Tewkesbury. If you are looking to relocate for this role, please include this in your covering letter.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing daily banking and ensuring policy controls are in place
  • Reconciling the Sales Ledger control Accounts at month end against the ledger
  • Run SL Statements – and work closely with the Group Credit Control
  • Reconciling credit card and debtor accounts and clearing any variances
  • Assisting with day-to-day operations of the Finance department, including cashbook transactions, reporting, cashflow forecast, Purchase Ledger cover and ad hoc projects.
  • Maintaining accounting documents and records, ensuring all files are up to date.
  • Maintain relationships within the Business internal departments

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • A solid understanding of generally accepted accounting principles
  • Experience with account reconciliation, sales ledger and processing banking requests
  • Experience of working within a motor industry accounts department and using the Keyloop Kerridge/CDK/DRIVE system is preferable.
  • Must have a “can do” attitude and ability to follow up accounting queries.
  • Our successful candidate must be able to reliably commute to our office in Tewkesbury.

If you have the skills and experience above, combined enthusiasm and commitment, you could be just the person we are looking for.

Working at Porsche Centre Tewkesbury
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Porsche Centre Tewkesbury is the furthest North of our Porsche Centres and can be accessed from the M5 Motorway at Junction 9. Porsche believes that “people are the real engine” that drive the business forward.

Since opening its doors in 2014, the team at Tewkesbury have worked hard to deliver fantastic customer service to our customers in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, the Cotswolds, Worcestershire, parts of Oxfordshire, and the surrounding areas. With exciting models and new technology coming to market, it has never been a better time to join the Porsche marque.

Working in the Accounts and Finance team
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Working in the Accounts & Finance Team is an exciting and challenging opportunity for anyone interested in finance and accounting. We’re committed to delivering the highest level of service to our customers, and our Accounts & Finance Teams play a crucial role in ensuring the financial stability and success our dealerships.

As a member of the Team, you will be responsible for a wide range of financial activities, including managing budgets, preparing financial reports, and analysing data to identify opportunities for growth and improvement.

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Accounts Assistant

Department Accounts and Finance
Closing Date 1st March 2024
Contract Permanent
Salary £22k to £26k per year
Location Porsche Centre Tewkesbury
Careers | Accounts and Finance | Accounts and Finance
I personally enjoy the essential eye for detail and having the ability to work with the management team to assist in “making a difference”. Much of accountancy can be retrospective, but having the ability to steer profitability through analysis is rewarding.

Karina Hopkins

BMW MINI Group Accountant