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Dealer Development Executive NH36

  • Job added:   6 June 2016
  • Salary :   £Competitive + bonus + car + benefits
  • Location :   South East
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Reference :   NH36
  • Company :   Copeland Select
  • Contact :   Richard Piper
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A niche automotive manufacturer is recruiting a Dealer Development Executive to focus on supporting the UK dealer network. The role is new and will be instrumental in helping to support the development and implementation of the UK network franchising strategy, The role will work closely with the Dealer Recruitment Manager and will have set projects to establish and manage a dealer measurement programme and manage the manufacturers signage implementation.This focus will improve both the quality and market coverage of the manufacturer’s retail partner network.

This role offers an ambitious individual the chance to join a growing and progressive brand in the UK in a highly visible role with the expanding field team structure. As the business develops this will lead to potential career opportunities to progress up to a more senior role in the future.

This role would suit someone with an automotive manufacturer background working with dealers – in either Network Development or Dealer Development. The successful candidate will be ideally educated to degree level and have a strong, progressive career history.

Candidate Requirements

  • Preferably educated to Degree Level
  • A progressive career history working for an automotive manufacturer
  • Considerable knowledge of the franchised dealer world- preferably small/medium businesses.
  • Self-motivated and driven to success.
  • Strong relationship building and influencing skills
  • Flexibility to work from Head Office but also visit the dealer network


How To Apply

To be considered for this role, please forward your CV and a covering letter to Richard Piper

Please visit our website: for further opportunities in the Automotive Industry.

Copeland Select are experts in executive search and selection in the Automotive Sector.  We work for Automotive Manufacturers, Marketing Agencies, Finance Companies, Leasing Companies, and a wide range of Automotive Suppliers including: Parts, Warranty, Aftersales & IT. Based in the UK, we recruit, sales, marketing, operations, analyst and managerial roles. 

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