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Senior Financial Analyst

Dobbs Truck Group
Memphis, TN
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Dobbs Truck Group operates 25 commercial truck dealerships through two operating companies – Dobbs Peterbilt and Western Truck Center. These dealerships represent some of the best commercial truck brands including Peterbilt, Volvo, Mack, Autocar, and Hino and include locations in Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oregon, Tennessee, and Washington.

I. General Job Description

This position will be responsible as the liaison between the Accounting Department and the dealership operating departments (Truck Sales, Parts, and Service). This position will lead the Company’s financial quarterly forecast, annual budgeting process, operating plan variance analysis, and various analytical projects. This position will also be actively involved in the monthly financial process, general ledger activities, financial presentations, and other projects.

The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.


  • Review month-end financial results with CFO and others as required.
  • Oversee or work with others during the annual budget process.
  • Work with leaders to develop sales forecasts and budgets by location for New and Used Truck Sales, Parts and Service functions.
  • Provide timely response to audit requests from outside auditors, OEM’s, and financial institutions.
  • Submit monthly financial statements to respective OEM’s.
  • Identify areas of opportunity in reporting processes and make recommendations for improvement.
  • Develop and distribute monthly and daily financial MIS DOC’s and OEM statements.
  • Perform ad-hoc reporting/analysis and quarterly/monthly financial and operating reports.
  • Develop and implement executive and field-level weekly and monthly dashboards that will include the key performance indicators for each business and drive improved performance.
  • Support Senior Management Team and Department heads with in-depth analysis.
  • Assist accounting staff with end of month close, as well as general ledger reconciliations.

II. Minimum Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • 5 years of Accounting experience.

III. Desired Job Qualifications

  • Automotive or heavy-duty equipment dealership experience.
  • Advanced knowledge off Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  • Experience in an ERP environment.
  • Strong problem-solving, organization, and communication skills.

IV. Mental Capability Requirements

  • Comprehension: Ability to understand opposing points of view on highly complex issues, negotiate, and integrate different viewpoints.
  • Organization: Ability to organize and prioritize work schedules of others on long-term basis.
  • Reasoning & Decision Making: Ability to make decisions with significant impact on department’s credibility, operations, and services.
  • Communication: Ability to formulate complex and comprehensive materials, such as legal documents, authoritative reports, official publications of major scope and impacts, and make formal presentations.
  • Mathematics: Ability to compute, analyze, and interpret complex statistical data and develop forecasts and computer models.

V. Physical Demands and Work Environment

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, sit, use hands and arms to handle or feel objects, tools or controls, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, talk or hear, and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is not exposed to weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

VI. Common Expectations of Performance for all Employees

The following includes common expectations for all employees of the Company. The evaluation of job performance will be based on these common expectations as well as the position-specific responsibilities described above.

Communications, Teamwork, and Feedback to Others

  • Contribute to a work environment that is based on trust and respect.
  • Have discussions on a regular basis with their manager to discuss opportunities to best achieve individual performance objectives and departmental goals.
  • Suggest ways to improve the efficiency of conducting their job duties.
  • Promote continuous improvement and change to support company growth.
  • Mentor others unselfishly.
  • Give credit where it’s due.

Company Loyal Policies and Work Ethic

  • Adhere to the policies contained in the Employee Handbook.
  • Adhere to the Company’s Employee Conduct Policy.
  • Support management decisions toward meeting company goals.
  • Be open and receptive to new ideas, regardless of their origin.
  • Make prudent decisions, which are based on the best interest of the Company and its long-term future.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Dobbs Truck Group operates 25 commercial truck dealerships through two operating companies – Dobbs Peterbilt and Western Truck Center.

Dobbs Peterbilt and Western Truck Center are equal opportunity employers that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience, and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. Dobbs Peterbilt and Western Truck Parts do not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, ancestry, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, or marital status; or on the basis of age against persons whose age is 40 and over, or on the basis of physical or mental disability; or to disabled veterans or to Vietnam veterans.

We are proud to be an affirmative action employer and encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to join our team.



Dobbs Truck Group

Memphis, TN
38125 USA


Finance and Insurance

Posted date

Over a month ago
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