Barry Automotive is seeking an experienced Financial Controller with strong bookkeeping, accounting and management experience. Automotive industry experience is preferred. The ideal candidate will have a successful history of progressive responsibility in the Automotive Accounting field and impeccable credentials.
This position reports directly to the General Manager and Chief Operating Officer. Responsibilities include monitoring all day to day store transactions for accuracy and timely completion, leading a team with focus on customer service, analyzing operational budgets and recommending cost savings initiatives.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or like degree required
Background of progressive responsibility in automotive accounting.
Solid experience in all aspects of managing a dealership accounting office.
Must have the ability to perform several tasks concurrently with ease and professionalism.
Excellent communication skills; both written and verbal
Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
Ensure policies/procedures are followed
Maintain a can-do, positive, helpful, encouraging attitude
Ability to act with the highest degree of integrity and confidentiality
Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Prior dealership controller experience a plus
Five plus years bookkeeping and/or accounting experience required
Strong willingness to adhere to policies/procedures, and hold others accountable
Ability to recruit and maintain a high-caliber staff
Knowledgeable in Excel, Word, Outlook and DMS systems.
Must be mentally and physically fit for duty and have the ability to pass a credit check, background check and drug test.
About the Organization:
Barry Automotive is a family owned and operated business that has existed in Ephrata since 1980. Barry Chrysler Dodge, Jeep, Ram is the largest Chrysler dealership in Central Washington for fleet, commercial and work-ready vehicles. With a used car facility in Wenatchee, Barry has a large inventory of vehicles to meet every customer’s need.
At Barry, our employees are our greatest assets. We welcome your unique experiences skills and passion. As an equal opportunity employer, we strive for an environment of mutual respect. A variety of exciting challenges and growth opportunities exist at Barry Automotive.
Job Type: Full-time