Dealer Services

COMPREHENSIVE ACCOUNTING SERVICES FOR AUTOMOBILE DEALERSHIPS

The Auto Dealership Experts

Our Dealer Services Division is comprised of experienced dealership professionals who have the skills, experience, and drive to provide the support exactly where and when you need it.

Dealership Service Offerings

Here are just some of the many services that we offer:

Schedule Cleaning & Balance Sheet Reconciliation Preparation

If your dealership has fallen behind in this area, we can help get you caught up in no time. We’re able to research and give you a detailed explanation of anything we find and offer proactive solutions.

Year-End Audit Prep

We can help with prep before your yearly audit(s). With remote access, we can pull the data needed and help clean or review any accounts in question.

Expense Analysis

Long-Term & Short-Term Staffing

Whether staff is out due to illness or vacation or permanently, our team can provide temporary or permanent staffing support. We can also assist to find and train any potential candidates.

Training Solutions

We are versed in all facets of the dealership accounting department and can train staff on every level to improve employee accuracy and department performance. We’re able to supply you with documented or video training materials to help you with your on-boarding process which would be specific to your organization.

Preparation of Lender Financial Packages

Forecasting

Maximizing Workflow Efficiency

We’re able to assess and offer suggestions to help maximize efficiency & reporting

Month-End timeline & process assessment

We can work with your Controller and/or Office Manager to ensure they have the tools needed to report an accurate and timely FST – we can set goals to reduce the number of days it takes to close your mouth. We can supply checklists and detailed timelines.

Perform An Operational Analysis from a Non-Accounting Point of View

DMS Review to Ensure You Are Getting The Most Out of It

OEM Audit Support

Our Dealer Services Team

O’Connor & Drew’s automobile dealership practice has been serving the automobile dealership industry for over 70 years. Our passion for automobile dealerships is the hallmark of our commitment to the industry. We have built our firm based on the trust and integrity we have earned from dealerships of all sizes.

Yvette Antoniou, Director of Dealer Services

Yvette has more than 20 years of experience as a Controller, managing both stand-alone offices and large Dealer Groups having 6 or more stores. Her extensive experience includes buy/sells, consolidating accounting offices and books. She is very approachable, has a strong passion for her work, and enjoys mentoring others. Yvette feels that mentoring is extremely rewarding and that it’s a joy to witness others succeed and thrive. She looks forward to the opportunity to serve you.

Melinda McCormack, Dealer Services

With over 35 years of automotive accounting experience, Mindy is proficient in all parts of the dealership accounting function from accounts payable to financial reporting, to payroll and financial analysis. She is an exceptional resource to provide advice on dealership activities such as pay roll, client service, workload prioritization, and general office manager duties.

About O’Connor & Drew

O’Connor & Drew’s automobile dealership practice has been serving the automobile dealership industry for over 70 years. Our passion for automobile dealerships is the hallmark of our commitment to the industry. We have built our firm based on the trust and integrity we have earned from dealerships of all sizes.

Our Automotive Accounting Services

  • Audit and Financial Reporting
  • Taxation
  • Forensic Audits
  • Fraud Investigations
  • Internal Audits
  • Cash Audits
  • Dealership Acquisitions
  • Due Diligence
  • IT Audits
  • IT Security Audits
  • Valuations
  • Bookkeeping
  • Operational Reviews
  • Estate and Succession Planning
  • Safeguards and Red Flag Compliance Audits
  • Warranty Rate Reimbursement Submissions
  • Employee Security Awareness Training
  • Parts Inventory Analysis and Reconciliation Training

Contact Us

 

We would love the opportunity to help your dealership.