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Kim Roland

Finance Director
Cave Creek,United States

Summary

Motivated Director of Finance promoting more than 10 years of proficiency in identifying and analyzing trends and partnering with other departmental leaders. Action-oriented individual with experience tracking actual business results against plans, including acquisitions. Offering exceptional leadership, team building and growth, issue resolution and staff training skills.

Overview

17
17
years of professional experience

Work History

Finance Director -Visionary Automotive Group

Arrowhead BMW/Volvo And JLR
2021.02 - Current
  • Identified partnership opportunities and established favorable business connections.
  • Introduced software tools and process improvements to mitigate loss and drive operational growth.
  • Drove revenue stream development through strategic collaboration and partnerships.
  • Analyzed financial data regarding product performance and customer performance and developed reports for key stakeholders.
  • Forecasted trends and recommended improvements based on financial risk analyses.
  • Reduced process discrepancies through measured implementation of performance reporting and data systems.
  • Spearheaded expansion strategies to increase business market share.
  • Monitored budget and revenue trends, compiling reports for company leadership to inform decision-making.
  • Grew department from avg $1500/PVR to avg $2500, From 3 finance managers to 10 + depending on season and 3 finance assistants.
  • Brought in additional lenders and products/services to increase customer retention and profit.
  • Opened and set up 2 new locations.

Finance Director

Berkshire Hathaway Automotive DBA ABC Nissan
2020.09 - 2021.02
  • Set clear departmental objectives and developed effective strategies to achieve targeted goals.
  • Reduced process discrepancies through measured implementation of performance reporting and data systems.
  • Drove profit increases through market research and strategic asset management to meet dynamic industry conditions.
  • Responsible with recruiting, interviewing, hiring and training new department employees.
  • Managed day-to-day operations within 5-person finance department for medium organization.

Finance Manager

Berkshire Hathaway Automotive; DBA Midway Chevrolet
2014.05 - 2020.09
  • Trained new and existing staff members in various financial procedures to prepare for job requirements.
  • Reviewed documentation and identified financial discrepancies where applicable.
  • Supported operations management, sales, and marketing efforts to increase revenue and overall financial health.
  • Promoted and sold all automotive insurance products offered by dealership, was top 10 within company 5 years running.

Finance Manager

Smith Auto Group
2014.01 - 2014.04

Finance Manager

Benson Honda
2013.04 - 2014.01

Sr. Sales Consultant

Benson Honda
2012.05 - 2013.03

Shift Supervisor

Starbucks Coffee
2006.05 - 2012.05

Education

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration -

University of Arizona

Bachelor of Arts - Psychology

University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ

No Degree -

CNA Finance School
San Antonio Texas

MPP Finance And Insurance Academy
Dallas, TX

Skills

  • Monitoring Expenditures
  • Budget Planning
  • Cash Flow and Reconciliation
  • Reporting
  • Lender Relationships
  • Account Reconciliation
  • Build Customer Relationships
  • Risk Management
  • Compliance Monitoring
  • Credit Approval and Denial
  • Strategic Planning
  • Excellent Team Leadership
  • Quarterly Reviews
  • Business Case Development

Timeline

Finance Director -Visionary Automotive Group

Arrowhead BMW/Volvo And JLR
2021.02 - Current

Finance Director

Berkshire Hathaway Automotive DBA ABC Nissan
2020.09 - 2021.02

Finance Manager

Berkshire Hathaway Automotive; DBA Midway Chevrolet
2014.05 - 2020.09

Finance Manager

Smith Auto Group
2014.01 - 2014.04

Finance Manager

Benson Honda
2013.04 - 2014.01

Sr. Sales Consultant

Benson Honda
2012.05 - 2013.03

Shift Supervisor

Starbucks Coffee
2006.05 - 2012.05

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration -

University of Arizona

Bachelor of Arts - Psychology

University of Arizona

No Degree -

CNA Finance School

MPP Finance And Insurance Academy
Kim RolandFinance Director