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Assistant Controller Used Trucks (L6).
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Mercedes Benz | Fort Mill, SC
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Job Description

When you join Daimler, you become an agent of change within our global community of people working to create a cleaner, safer, and more efficient world for today and tomorrow. Through innovation at all levels, our teams ensure our world-changing brands continue to increase the quality of life and the business success of our customers, their customers, and the world around them. The Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) brand portfolio is second to none, and includes Freightliner Trucks, Western Star Trucks, Detroit engines and components, Thomas Built Buses and Freightliner Custom Chassis.

We are the undisputed leader in the commercial vehicle market and the industry's technology trendsetter. Empowered by purpose, DTNA employees drive a Technology Revolution through innovative products and a customer-centric culture. Our dedication to our customers and society does not end once our products hit the road. That's because we believe that business success and social responsibility go hand in hand. We immerse ourselves in our customer's experience, and support the environmental responsibilities of our sites to ensure our products are the reliable, sustainable and the desired tools of the future.

Job Overview

This position is responsible for overseeing SelecTrucks (Used Trucks Retail Stores for Daimler Trucks North America) Accounting processes, payroll, and accounts receivable and payable as well as responsible for analyzing and developing all profits and commissions for all Used Trucks sale. In addition, this person will be responsible for purchasing, posting and the whole sales process for all deals coming through SelecTrucks of America. This position will work very closely with all wholly-owned SelecTrucks in order to maintain awareness of current processes, ensure completeness of all Accounting transactions and provide an outstanding customer experience


* Develop and analyze all financial sheets (STA100 worksheet) by calculating the correct Gross Profit, Used Truck Contribution, Warranty profit, and commissions while ensuring the correct prices, costs, and any discount structure for the deal.

* Analyze all financial results of SelecTrucks by delivering contribution reports related to all SelecTrucks.

* Manage daily banking transactions and activities, making sure our accounts are correct; EFT, deposits, transfer, etc.

* Analyze and perform all variable pay and commissions to all SelecTrucks managers.

* Oversee all accounting related topics related to SelecTrucks (A/R, A/P, Payroll, and Taxes) to ensure we are following with IFRS16 Standards and all accounting principles.

* Oversee and manage the purchase, sale and acquisition of trucks related to SelecTrucks of America.

* Responsible for FOH analysis and reporting related to all SelecTrucks Centers.

* Oversee all sales provision analysis related to all sales programs for SelecTruck Centers.

* Work closely with all SelecTrucks Centers to ensure all Accounting standards and processes are in place and met.

* Develop and enhance Accounting KPIs in order to manage the efficiency of our daily accounting activities, ensuring our internal customers are satisfied.

* Manage and analyze all Concur Expenses for all SelecTrucks Centers.

Prepare Ad-Hoc Analysis for all SelecTrucks Center and the management team.

* Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university/college with 3 years of related experience required

* A degree focus in Accounting or related field required

* A Masters of Business Administration or MBA with focus in Accounting or Finance is preferred

* An attached resume is required

* Experienced professional with previous working experience in an accounting firm required

* Strong Accounting experience with comprehensive understanding of accounting principles required

* Ongoing ability to independently increase business knowledge required

* Ability to change direction and priority in a fast paced environment required

* Strong written and oral communication skills required

* High proficiency in MS Office is required, with advanced skills in Excel required

* Strong team player mentality required

* Working experience with SAP, Cognos, Procede, Hyperion, Tableau and/or other tools preferred

* Certified Public Accountant (CPA) preferred

Additional Information

* Applicants must be legally authorized to work permanently in the U.S. at the time of application

* Final candidate must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check

* EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

For an accommodation or special assistance with applying for a posted position, please contact our Human Resources department at 503-745-8982 or toll free 800-206-3369. For TTY/TDD enabled call 503-745-2137 or toll free 866-355-6935.

About Mercedes Benz

DaimlerChrysler is one of the world's leading automotive, transportation and services companies. Its passenger car brands include Mercedes-Benz, Chrysler, JeepĀ®, Dodge and smart. Commercial vehicles are produced under the Mercedes-Benz, Freightliner, Sterling, Thomas Built and Setra brands. It offers financial and other services through DaimlerChrysler Services. With 416.500 employees, DaimlerChrysler achieved 2000 revenues of 162,4 bn ?.