AM Online

Dealer Principal - Mercedes Benz of Guildford

  • Job added:   2 September 2014
  • Salary :   Negotiable
  • Location :   Guildford
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Company :   Sandown Group
  • Contact :   Jo Michael
  • Email :
  • Telephone :   01202 666330
  • Website :




Sandown is a privately owned Mercedes-Benz group operating across six sites. The group is responsible for two of Mercedes-Benz UK’s market areas and employs approximately 350 people. Sandown is focused on being innovative and dynamic and is committed to delivering an exceptional experience to its Mercedes Benz customers.

An opportunity has arisen to join Sandown Mercedes-Benz in this challenging new role. Reporting directly to the Group Managing Director, the main responsibility of this role will be to ensure the efficient running of the site. You will be involved with planning, and motivating and co-ordinating the site’s management through leadership. Your responsibility will include the management of all department managers, including sales, service and parts.

You will deliver the Sandown experience and maximise sales and profit opportunities through the overall management of the site whilst exceeding customer expectations at all times and ensuring that all standards and processes are adhered to in line with franchise contract arrangements.

The successful candidate will have significant relevant retail motor experience and be able to demonstrate a track record of success in a challenging and fast paced automotive  environment  . Candidates will need to have outstanding drive, ambition, enthusiasm and excellent communication skills and be immaculately attired. Applicants will preferably be educated to degree level or equivalent or hold a Management / Leaders in Business Qualification with a main manufacturer. A full Driving Licence is essential as travel between sites will be required.

For more details please contact Jo Michael.

Apply for this job

Please complete the form below.

Your data is used to notify the employer of your interest and they may contact you about the vacancy. We will not use your data for any other purpose. Your details will be deleted from our database seven days after the vacancy closing date.