4 days old

Assistant Controller

Dominion Enterprise
Norfolk, VA
Career Opportunity - Accounting - Assistant Controller - CPA or CPA eligible

Dominion Dealer Solutions helps car dealers attract, retain, and service customers for life. Dominion’s Progressive Retail Solutions include customer relationship (CRM) and dealer management systems (DMS) with intelligence from the Microsoft Dynamics platform. Dominion’s Progressive Retail Solutions also feature lead management and equity mining technology, inventory management, social media and reputation management solutions.

DDS is currently recruiting an Assistant Controller for our Division F&A team. Located in our downtown Norfolk company headquarters. Garage parking provided at no cost.

Your Opportunity:
  • Manage month-end close processes, including reviewing, preparing and entering journal entries as necessary.
  • Directly supervise Senior Accountants, Staff Accountants, and Accounting Clerks, including coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising and reviewing job contributions; planning and reviewing compensation actions and enforcing policies and procedures
  • Review all work prepared by Senior Accountants, Staff Accountants, and Accounting Clerks 
  • Review and assist as necessary in the preparation of financial reports as required by Corporate Accounting.
  • Review and assist as necessary in the preparation of monthly vendor trend reports and analysis, monthly financial reports, monthly revenue and expense analyses, and month-end reconciliations to ensure accuracy and completeness.
  • Strengthen understanding of product offerings and profitability, and work directly with product management teams to maximize potential profits.
  • Prepare position papers documentation of procedures, and other memos as necessary.
  • Review Balance Sheet, Revenue, and Expense accounts to verify that the proper GAAP treatment is being utilized
  • Communicate regularly with field personnel to resolve issues, answer questions and provide reporting as necessary.
  • Maintain relationships with Senior Management to encourage open communication and partnership between operations and finance
  • Assist Controller with managing the budgeting and projection reporting processes, including coordination of budget inputs from various departments, preparation of reports, and review of projections with Senior Management.
  • Manage the year-end financial statement audit
  • Review and assist as necessary with monthly flash reporting and commentary.
  • Work with the product line managers and other support departments to add or remove product offerings as necessary.
  • Develop strong understanding of systems and processes (billing, CRM, etc) to act as liaison between systems and finance groups and ensure accurate reporting.
  • Provide suggestions and input on changes to improve efficiency of various processes.
  • Other projects as assigned.Contribute Your Knowledge Skills, and Abilities:
    • BA/BS in Business with an emphasis in Accounting, CPA preferred
    • 4 years experience
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
    • Strong interpersonal, supervisory and customer service skills required.
    • Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet deadlines requiredust be Excel proficient and able to thrive in a fast -pace setting. Experience with J.D. Edwards or other large automated accounting system a plus. Must have strong experience with Microsoft Excel, Access and Word.


  • Accounting
  • Arts / Entertainment / Media
  • Customer Service
  • Retail / Wholesale

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Assistant Controller

Dominion Enterprise
Norfolk, VA

Share this job

Assistant Controller

Dominion Enterprise
Norfolk, VA

Separate email addresses with commas

Enter valid email address for sender.

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast