Posted: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 7:26 AM
With more than 2 billion in revenues, CDK Global is a leading global provider of integrated information technology and digital marketing solutions to the automotive retail and adjacent industries.
Focused on enabling end:to:end automotive commerce, CDK provides solutions to dealers in more than 100 countries around the world, serving approximately 28,000retail locations and most automotive
manufacturers. CDK's solutions automate and integrate all parts of the dealership and buying process from targeted digital advertising and marketing campaigns to the sale, financing, insuring, parts supply, repair and maintenance of vehicles.
CDK Global solutions automate and integrate critical processes from pre:sale targeted advertising to the sale, financing, insurance, parts
supply, repair and maintenance of vehicles, with an increasing focus on utilizing data analytics and predictive intelligence.
From data scientists to sales and client service experts, we're hiring to support your growth and ours :Green
light your career.
As part of the North America Finance team, the Controller/Finance Manager will have a wide array of responsibilities : you will own multiple BU P and Ls and provide analysis and recommendations to segment VPs.
This position requires a highly:motivated, hands on leader who can motivate his team, manage multiple priorities, streamline processes and achieve deadlines concurrently.
Position Responsibilities and Essential functions
The Controller/Finance Manager will be responsible for ensuring the completion and presentation of the following:
:Own and manage all aspects of the annual and monthly planning, forecasting, reporting and approval processes for multiple business units
:Partner with the BU Senior Management and provide financial guidance
:Create executive presentations for senior management
:Identify and communicate business trends and key drivers in order to provide insightful analytics
:Partner closely with other groups (Operations, Audit, Accounting ...etc.) to improve processes and increase controls. Includes following up with groups to ensure changes occur.
:Manage vendor and client relationships (including invoice and contract reviews and approvals)
:Miscellaneous, ad:hoc financial analysis for finance and/or business units as needed
:Empower and motivate junior associates (the role will have direct report)
:Travel might be required up to 25
:Bachelors degree in Business, Finance, Accounting or related discipline
:7+ years of experience in financial analysis and/or accounting
:Prior experience with Hyperion systems and strong Microsoft Excel skills is required
:High level of attention to detail and ability to work independently
:Solid quantitative, written and presentation skills
:CPA/CFA or MBA preferred
:Experience working with teams in multiple locations
:Fluency in French is a plus
:Excellent organizational skills and ability to effectively manage priorities, projects and people in a fast:paced and dynamic environment
:Good communication skills and comfortable in interacting at all levels, both internal and external to the organization
CDK Global knows you have passions outside of work. You have family, friends, sporting events, and lots of things going on. That's why we offer a comprehensive benefits package to not only take care of you but your family as well. All of our benefits are effective the first day of employment including 401K matching, paid time off to re:energize, donate your time to volunteer in your community, and tuition reimbursement to name a few.
CDK Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.
We believe that diversity in all aspects of business leads to strength.
• Location: Chicago
• Post ID: 82408107 chicago