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The Hertz Corporation Manager Franchise&Program Accounting in Dublin, Ireland

General Responsibilities

Our European Service Centre office based in Swords Dublin employs approximately 830 people with over 39 different nationalities and we’re currently looking for a Manager - International Franchise & Program Accounting to join the Finance Team.

We pride ourselves with our positive working culture, and ample opportunity for progression and development.

If you believe in a workplace that fosters growth opportunities read on for more information on the role and the person we are looking for!

The role: Taking the wheel at Hertz

The Manager - International Franchise & Program Accounting will lead a team of 17 and be responsible to deliver with high quality and in a cost-efficient manner the month end close for Franchise and Program accounting divisions, ensuring that P&L and Balance Sheet accounts are properly stated in compliance with US GAAP and SOX CPD. Theincumbentwill also establish strong working relationships with Hertz’s Franchisee and Corporate partners in relation to Finance matters/CDP and TACO.

  • Provide organization and people leadership through talent identification, selection and development to deliver enhanced employee engagement and performance.

  • Partner with key stakeholders to provide accounting expertise and to deliver financial information and analysis to support operational decision making as required

  • Ensure that all transactions from the Licensee, Commission and Dividend systems are properly recorded and analysed so that actuals and movement against forecast are understood at detail level.

  • Monitor accuracy and timeliness of all charges and credits between corporate and licensee systems. Responsibility for the production and publishing of statements for both In country and Out of country licensees, in the

  • International Licensee System and European Licensee System.

  • Ensure adequate backup is available to support entries on licensee statements related to all charges and in particular Loyalty, Frequent Traveller, Global Distribution System, General Sales Agent, Tour Override, Customer

  • Dividend, and Travel Agency commission and Bonus programs.

  • Analysis/review of P&L accounts as part of the month end process and as requested by management to support cost analysis and review. Provide clear direction and support in relation to all day to day finance activities to ensure clarity of understanding and financial awareness among all employees

  • Reviewing and evaluating current functions, processes and systems in order to identify areas requiring process improvements to ensure the highest quality of service

  • Manage licensee queries within or better than SLA from initiation to resolution including logging and tracking to closure

  • Ensure CDP and TACO liabilities are stated correctly and balances supported

  • To work with Deloitte and OKC teams on Project ONE, to ensure smooth transition to the new systems

  • To manage the drive the Cost Transparency for our franchisees

  • To ensure that all rebills to French franchisees stay up to date.

  • To establish a robust contracts management database

  • To implement and bed down Sales force within the Finance team

  • Ensure balance sheet reconciliations are completed efficiently and effectively in accordance with Hertz procedural standards and deadlines.

  • Support review of European Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) documentation for area of ownership in particular management review controls to ensure that all aspects are current and accurate for walkthroughs.

  • Monitor departmental activities to ensure compliance with all department and company policies and procedures.

Your benefits: Fuelling your journey

  • Relocation package and assistance from our cool relocation team

  • Free on-site Doctor, Nurse and Physiotherapy services

  • Pension scheme

  • Discount on private health Insurance

  • On-site Gym

  • Subsidised staff restaurant

  • Sports and Social Club

  • Training and development programmes

  • Incentives

  • Staff Car Rental and Sales discount

  • Free Parking

Your skills: What you’ll need for a great journey

  • Strong accounting experience (10+ years)

  • Proven track record in supervising team

  • Multinational experience

  • CPA Certification or equivalent preferred

  • ERP implementation experience a plus

  • Ability to lead a large organization

  • Exceptional analytical skills

  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal

  • Works effectively across a complex global organization and with external parties

  • Ability to problem-solve, multi-task and prioritize within a fast-paced environment

  • Strong understanding of General Accepted Accounting Principles in the United States & IFRS

  • Knowledge of Finance ERP systems, preferably HFM, Hyperion, Oracle EBS ( R12)

  • Experience in a multinational environment

  • Driver of change and process excellence

About us

Hertz Global has an exciting portfolio of rental car brands – including Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty and Firefly, as well as Donlen. We are one of the largest worldwide airport vehicle rental companies, and the Hertz brand is one of the most recognized in the world.

Our mission is to be the preferred rental car company and you have the opportunity to help steer this mission. Get in touch today and APPLY NOW

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Location IE-Dublin

Job ID 187119

# Positions 1

Category Accounting / Finance

Division HESC - Financial Centre

Position Type Permanent Full-time