Job title:               Accountant / Financial Controller

Salary:                  £25,000 to £40,000 per annum

Location:              Paignton, Devon

Job type:              Full Time, Permanent


Business overview

Speedwell is a long established family owned business with both Honda and Kia Franchises looking for a Accountant / Financial Controller to join their team. They have built a strong local reputation, based on a desire for complete customer satisfaction delivered by friendly professional staff.

Due to the forthcoming retirement of the current accountant, Speedwell group have a vacancy arising for an Accountant /Financial Controller.


Job description for Accountant / Financial Controller

This Accountant / Financial Controller role involves managing all finance and accounting operations, coordinating and directing the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances, and preparing and publishing timely monthly financial statements.


Requirements for the Accountant / Financial Controller

The ideal Accountant / Financial Controller candidate will have/be:

  • Suitably qualified to lead a small accounts team
  • Motor Trade Background (Preferable but not required)
  • Preferably with Kerridge Experience
  • Able to work within the management team and liaise with our manufacturing partners
  • Process Driven
  • Able to work to strict timetables
  • Able to provide a suite of management reports and analysis
  • Flexible and Adaptable