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Senior Accounts Payable Administrator (AJAX)

Summary:

Durham Truck & Equipment is a Heavy Truck Dealership with locations in both Ajax & Peterborough. We are currently looking for a full-time Senior Accounts Payable Administrator for our Ajax location. The candidate must have a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in the Accounts Payable role, with a strong grasp of GAAP and accounting fundamentals. The ideal candidate must have a high level of confidence, strong attention to detail, be a high performer while juggling competing demands, has the ability to work under pressure as well as bring a high degree of customer service excellence to this role. Preference will be given to a candidate with previous Automotive/Heavy Truck dealership experience.


Responsibilities:

  • All A/P posting for invoices for MACK & VOLVO, ISUZU, CUMMINS and other vendors

o   ensuring receiving costs and invoiced costs are accurate and are referenced

o   ensuring appropriate signatures of authorization, and paperwork including MPO's & packing slips are attached

o   allocate costs to appropriate GL's, schedules, etc.

o   apply HST and RITC costs to invoices where needed

  • Check open MPO's monthly to see why they have not been posted to an invoice
  • All cheque processing
  • Set-up new vendors as required
  • Send out credit applications as needed
  • Maintain AP filing, weekly, monthly and at year end, to point of storage
  • Posting LPO entries for new trucks
  • Post source deductions
  • VFS entries
  • Maintain all records and balance petty cash on a weekly basis
  • Month end responsibilities include but are not limited to:

o   match statements to invoices

o   obtain any missing invoices and corresponding purchase orders, make tape totals for monthly balances

o   run monthly batch payments, match vendor statements/invoices to report

o   select invoices for payment and when complete, run cheque and distribute

  • Provide back-up where necessary in the accounting department, including relief on reception desk
  • Enhancing the organizations reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments


Qualifications:

  • 1-5 years Accounting and A/P experience
  • Solid understanding and practical knowledge of Excel
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize, handling demands with tact & diplomacy
  • Superior problem solving abilities
  • Organized and detail oriented, with the ability to spot errors or gaps
  • Work under minimum supervision, reporting to Accounting Manager
  • Responsible to themselves and to their job in supporting the culture in a positive way.  At every interaction, either with internal or external customers we must work to make each experience a rewarding one.
  • Encouraging an environment of mutual respect from all its employees as a standard job requirement.  We are to nurture growth, team dynamics and cohesiveness, diversity, inclusion, encouragement and cheerleaders for each other and the brands we represent

** Other duties as assigned


Please submit your resume and cover letter to administration@durhamtruck.com.  No phone calls please.


Finance & Insurance Manager / Sales Administrator (AJAX)

Summary:

Durham Truck & Equipment is currently looking for a Heavy Truck Finance & Insurance Sales Manager / Sales Administrator. This dual role offers heavy truck financing, insurance and warranties to our customers to achieve given sales quotas as well as processing of all sales deals. The finance and Insurance Manager is directly responsible for developing passionate, customer-focused service that achieves repeat business through the development of strong relationships and by regularly exceeding customer expectations. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to work in a collaborative environment with excellent communication skills with both our external customers and our internal sales reps.


Responsibilities:

  • Offer truck financing and insurance to customers and provide them with a thorough explanation of aftermarket products and extended warranties
  • Provide complete services to help customers obtain financing through lenders on vehicle purchases, including our Mack/Volvo and Isuzu brand financing options
  • Process financing and leasing deals accurately, and securing approval through financing sources to meet all federal, provincial and industry regulations
  • High level of understanding of finance, insurance and sales processes with respect to accounting principles and fundamentals
  • Process all sales deals in a dealer business system, up to and including monthly report processing for both our new and used truck sales department
  • Portray excellent salesmanship,and always building on our "Best in Class" customer service experience
  • Address customer inquiries and concerns from the start of the relationship and securing the best possible financing and insurance options as well as continued relationship building for future sales
  • Encourage the development of lasting client-dealership relationships
  • Provide expert sales and negotiation support to Sales Team
  • Encourage a high level of extended warranty and other protection plans
  • Liaise with Sales, Service and other departments to help facilitate sale closing
  • Provide Sales Team with up to date product information and programs
  • Create and maintain a high level of morale and enthusiasm for the Mack, Volvo and Isuzu brand products
  • Prepare and document all relevant documentation for final delivery of vehicle
  • Follow all policies and procedures within the dealership and uphold the same for a high level of professionalism at every interaction
  • Pursue new areas of revenue generators within the sales department
  • Reporting to the sales manager and working collaboratively to ensure superior sales levels are met and quality of every deal is meeting the dealerships standards of excellence
  • Confidentiality and discretion is required to ensure customer's interactions are always performed in a business professional manner
  • Continuous personal improvement and updating industry knowledge by participating in external/internal educational (online/in-class) training opportunities and trade publications
  • Adhere to Health & Safety policy within the dealership at all times
  • Responsible to themselves and to their job in supporting the culture in a positive way. At every interaction, either with internal or external customers, we must work to make each experience a rewarding one.
  • Encouraging an environment of mutual respect from all its employees as a standard job requirement. We are to nurture growth, team dynamics and cohesiveness, diversity, inclusion, encouragement and cheerleaders for each other and the brands we represent.
  • Base pay ranges from $50-$70K/year plus Commission based on F&I Sales Targets (depending on experience)
  • Perform other duties as required


Requirements:

  • Post-Secondary Degree or Diploma in a Business, Accounting and/or Sales field
  • 5+ years' previous experience and successful track record as a Heavy Truck Finance & Insurance Manager / Sales Administrator, preference given
  • Proven ability to meet an/or exceed sales target
  • A passion for customer service and heavy truck knowledge
  • Excellent communication, organizational and time management skills
  • Valid driver's license


Please submit your resume and cover letter to administration@durhamtruck.com.  No phone calls please.



Service Advisor w/ Heavy Truck Experience (PETERBOROUGH)

Who We Are:

We are a progressively growing Heavy Truck Dealership in Southern Ontario with branches in both Ajax and Peterborough.


Job Description:

  • Handle counter service calls and customer walk-ins, coordinating workloads
  • Book appointments, opening and processing work orders
  • Scheduling mechanics and managing workflow of repair orders alongside the foreman
  • Ensuring availability of parts and timing of shipments to ensure continuity of business
  • Understanding warranty work, verification and documentation
  • Invoicing and accuracy for all work performed in the service department
  • Portrays customer service excellence with every interaction
  • Keen eye to build our customer base, increase productivity and manage people/tasks
  • Driven to gain further knowledge through self-motivation with internal and external training opportunities
  • Responsible to themselves and to their job in supporting the culture in a positive way. At every interaction, either with internal or external customers, we must work to make each experience a rewarding one.
  • Encouraging an environment of mutual respect from all its employees as a standard job requirement. We are to nurture growth, team dynamics and cohesiveness, diversity, inclusion, encouragement and cheerleaders for each other and the brands we represent.


Qualifications:

  • 3 - 5 years' experience in Heavy Equipment/Automotive Service (REQUIRED)
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize, handling demands with tact and diplomacy
  • Organized and detail-oriented, with the ability to spot errors or gaps
  • Work under minimum supervision
  • Reports to Service Manager
  • Dexterity in maneuvering in and around heavy trucks


Please submit your resume and cover letter to administration@durhamtruck.com.  No phone calls please.


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Thank you for your interest in Defense Holdings, Inc. All positions are currently filled. Please visit our site again for future job postings that may relate to your experience and talents. - See more at: http://www.dh-inc.com/careers/136-no-positions#sthash.aUDnrQ5U.dpuf

Service Advisor, Foreman and 310T Technician (AJAX)

Who We Are:

We are a progressively growing Heavy Truck Dealership in Southern Ontario.

Our ideal candidate must have a minimum of 3 to 5 years experience in the Heavy Truck Service Industry. He/she must be a high performer, juggle competing demands and be able to work under pressure, and bring a high degree of customer service excellence to this role. 310T license technician/apprentice is preferred.

Job Description:

  • Handle counter service calls and customer walk-ins, coordinating work loads.
  • Book appointments, opening and processing work order with accurate and complete customer information (i.e. ownership).
  • Scheduling mechanics and manage workflow of repair orders in service bays, ensuring technicians and apprentices are managing work expectations and keeping within the required times per job to meet the service departments efficiency targets consistently.
  • Ensuring availability of parts and timing of shipments to ensure continuity of business flow.
  • Diligence in posting on-going "task" updates on work orders, increasing front-end accuracy and decreasing back-end workloads, as well as decreasing lost revenues to the service department.
  • Customer "on-time" diagnosis follow up, ensuring our customers are aware of updated through the repair processes.
  • Understanding warranty work, verification and service contract coverage documentation.
  • Develops estimates by costing materials, supplies and labour; calculating customers payment, including deductibles.
  • Prepares repair orders (RO) by describing symptoms, problems, and causes discovered, as well as repairs and services required; obtaining approval signatures; entering RO into service database system.
  • Invoicing, maintaining records and accuracy for problem solving and corrective action and all work performed in the service department.
  • Maintains customer rapport by explaining estimates and expected return of vehicle; obtaining customer's approval of estimates; obtaining and providing contact telephone numbers; answering questions and concerns; arranging towing and temporary transportation.
  • Keen eye to build our customer database, increase productivity and manage people and tasks proficiently.
  • Ascertains automotive problems and service by listening to customer's description of symptoms; clarifying description of problems; conducting inspections; checking vehicle maintenance records, examining service schedules.
  • Hands on repairs where needed; adding expertise and experience to the shops apprentice and more junior technicians
  • Continuous personal improvement and updating job knowledge by participating in external/internal educational (online/in-class) manufacturers training opportunities and trade publications.
  • Enhances the organizations reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Building TQM - Total Quality Management methodologies.
  • Secure key holder, maintaining security and integrity off all vehicle key check-ins
  • Maintain Fuel Key for service department technicians


Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years' experience in Heavy Equipment/Automotive Service (REQUIRED)
  • 310T technical/apprentice license preferred
  • Standard Ministry of Transportation "G" license
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize, handling demands with tact & diplomacy
  • Organized and detail oriented, with the ability to spot errors or gaps
  • Work under minimum supervision, and reports to Service Manager
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Superior problem solving abilities


**Other duties assigned



Please submit your resume and cover letter to administration@durhamtruck.com.  No phone calls please.




310T Technician (AJAX)

Candidate must have a minimum of 3 to 5 years' experience in the Heavy Truck and/or Automotive Service Industry. They must be a high performer, juggle competing demands and be able to work under pressure, as well as bring a high degree of technical expertise to this role.

 

Job Description:

  • Perform diagnostics tests for routine and complex maintenance procedures
  • Determine a course of action for damaged parts and systems
  • Ability to communicate succinctly to the job Foreman and/or Service Advisor on repair analysis
  • Accurate diagnosis (symptoms, problems and causes)for the work to be performed and obtain approvals for work orders
  • Document all ongoing procedures on work orders including diagnostic codes, work to be performed and completed, parts ordered - complete and legible stories.
  • Accuracy in recording all stories on work orders to increase service revenues
  • Understand and work within job time lines to meet productivity quotas
  • Hands-on repair requirements to be followed for all required work to be performed
  • Test drive vehicles pre and post repairs for accurate assessments
  • Building on "Best in Class" customer service, ensuring all service, repairs and operational aspects of the vehicle when leaving our service department are in excellent working order with potential for additional value added revenues
  • Continuous personal improvement and updating job knowledge by participating in external/internal educational (online/in-class) manufacturers training opportunities and trade publications by required deadlines
  • Adhere to Health & Safety Policy within the shop environment at all times, includes wearing all prescribed PPE


Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years' experience in Heavy Equipment/Automotive Service (REQUIRED)
  • Standard Ministry of Transportation "G" license
  • 310T Certification
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Work under minimum supervision, and reports to Service Manager
  • Physical strength with the ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Ability to work in awkward and various positions at time with manual dexterity
  • Able to work in a noisy environment
  • Superior problem solving abilities


**Other duties as assigned


To apply for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume to administration@durhamtruck.com or fax to 905-426-2771 Attn: HR Dept.

No phone calls please.

DTE is an equal opportunity employer and as such does not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, national origins, age, sexual orientation, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws.  Selection decisions are solely based on job-related factors.

 

Accommodation is available upon request for applicants and employees with disabilities under the AODA.