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Senior Manager, Automotive Data Provider BE33

  • Job added:   10 December 2015
  • Salary :   £Highly Competitive + car + benefits
  • Location :   Milton Keynes
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Reference :   BE33
  • Company :   Copeland Select
  • Contact :   Julia Pennington

Our client is a leading automotive software and data provider to the UK automotive industry.

They work cross-functionally with OEM’s, Fleet & Leasing/ Contract Hire companies, Finance Businesses and Dealer Groups in the UK.

They are now looking to recruit a Senior Manager who will lead a team of 7 to ensure processes and systems are fit for purpose as well as effectively manage relationships with customers, industry bodies and the media, ensuring accuracy and transparency are to the fore.


Key responsibilities will include:

Provide the most accurate trade and retail used car values in the industry

Effective team leadership and motivation through leadership, coaching and inspiration

Ensure there is sufficient market expertise resident within the team

Support PR Manager, strategy and activity

Represent the company at industry events to communicate current and future market trends

Identify and implement efficiencies within the team

Develop and manage the team

Manage costs within budget

Ensure there are robust quality control checks in place for all products

Ensure that the company is the leading provider for the Industry to call upon for market expertise


Person Specification:

Experience of working within the UK motor industry, preferably within the Used Car and Re-Marketing arena.

Expert knowledge of motor vehicles and the associated variants across models.

Expert knowledge of the specific automotive sectors (OEM’s, Finance, Insurance, Fleet, Leasing & Contract Hire as well as the retail channels)

Proven track record of building relationships with industry bodies

Experience in business writing

Proven experience of man-management

Evidence of high level influencing skills

Excellent presentation skills

Ideally educated to degree level standard (however this is not essential).



Copeland Select specialise in recruitment 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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