Euro car parts Ltd

Financial Controller

Tamworth, Staffordshire
Competitive Salary + end of year bonus and benefits
05 Dec 2017
04 Jan 2018
Qualification Level
Fully qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

Euro Car Parts is part of the LKQ Corporation, a Fortune 500 company and market leader in collision repair and recycled parts in North America and Europe, with an annualized turnover exceeding $6.74 billion worldwide and more than 29,500 employees across 7 countries.

Euro Car Parts is the fastest growing, largest automotive aftermarket specialist in the UK, with over 12,000 employees in over 220 branches nationwide.

Continued phenomenal growth in both the UK and Europe and an annual turnover of over £1bn, it is the passion, high energy, tenacity and a “will to win” that are the driving force behind the astounding, yet consistent growth

Role Summary:

  • Oversee the production and timely submission of monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting packs to LKQ Corporation
  • Support the Ireland business management with appropriate and insightful management reporting to drive profitability
  • Finance owner for forecasting and budgeting the ECP Ireland business
  • Ensure compliance with the internal control environment and ensure adequate financial controls are in place, including SOX compliance
  • Manage and develop the ECP Ireland finance team
  • Ensure the migration of the branches from legacy systems to the ECP K807/Babbage system is completed within timeframes and in a controlled manner
  • Liaison with external and internal auditors
  • Drive improvements in finance processes and the business to improve profitability and control
  • Support compliance with statutory and tax matters relating to ECP Ireland (statutory accounts, corporate tax, VAT)
  • Ad hoc support to finance department

Experience Required:

  • Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Minimum of 3 years’ post-qualification experience
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Prepared to be hands-on

How we reward:

Your career with Euro Car Parts is only limited by your ambition and will to succeed.

For exceeding expectations in this fiercely competitive market we offer:

  • A highly competitive salary
  • End of year bonus
  • Genuine career progression
  • Holiday discounts with cashback
  • Up to 40% discount for tickets to major family attractions and cinemas
  • Up to 20% discount for various high street retailers
  • Plus amazing deals and discounts for 3,000 gyms in the UK