Our client, a Truck dealership in the ME postcode area of Kent is looking for an outstanding and extremely experienced Automotive Service Manager to head up their Service Department.
• Are you an experienced Service Manager who can demonstrate excellent process knowledge within the Motor Industry?
• Do you have time management skills and a thorough understanding of how a main dealer service department works?
• Do you possess clear and concise communication skills when leading a team?
• Are you able to motivate others around you to over achieve?
• Can you manage a large team of operatives?
If yes, we want to hear from you!
Job Description of a Truck Service Manager:
You will play a crucial role in driving our clients' business forward by independently managing and developing a customer-oriented and profitable workshop.. Our client is only looking for the best, top quality candidates for this role and as such the pay scheme reflects this. You will lead the Workshop and Administrative teams, ensuring all members are kept up to date with targets and achievement levels including bonuses and other external incentives. You will give advice and assistance if appropriate which will improve skills and ensure customer and staff satisfaction.
Being part of the Company Management team, you will report on targets and achievements and interact with other members of the Team to develop and grow the Company. You will sell to and maintain both new and current customers all the services provided by the Department. This will include visits and customer interaction.
You must be friendly and professional, and need to inspire your team to ensure that every customer's experience is exceptional. You must have extensive knowledge of business administration, have experience of workshops and be knowledgeable in methods of quality assurance, staff selection, as well as staff development.
You need to be naturally confident, with proven managerial experience and have strong leadership skills. You will need to have the ability to implement change, strengthening the business and taking the department to new heights.
Working hours are Monday to Friday 8am - 6pm with 1 in 4 (when fully staffed) Saturdays 8am - 1pm on Rota basis.
You will be an important ambassador for the group and this is an opportunity not to be missed!
If you have the skills and experience outlined in this advert, please apply today.
For further details on this Service Manager role and other jobs in the motor trade please submit your CV to Adam Curtis of ACS Automotive Recruitment Consultancy.