Our client is an Automotive Manufacturer at an exciting stage in its development in the UK. You will be responsible for managing the Network Development Department including field and office based personnel. They are seeking an ambitious, dynamic individual with recent experience working for an automotive manufacturer in a network development or operations role.
Responsibility for managing the manufacturer’s UK Retail Network Development team
Implement the manufacturer’s UK network strategy
Manage dealer applications & terminations.
Manage dealer compliance to standards.
Manage the manufacturer’s business management function
Manage the manufacturer’s corporate identity process
Manage the manufacturer’s dealer training process
Manage the manufacturer’s franchise board process
Knowledge, Skills & Experience:
Educated to degree level or equivalent
Ideally with recent experience working in a networking development/franchising function with an automotive manufacturer or experience in a regional operations role with franchising responsibility
A very good understanding of dealer operations
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Strong people management skills and a high personal motivation and initiative
Highly developed financial analytical skills
Computer literate in Word, Excel, and Powerpoint
Demonstrate a progressive career history
To be considered for this role, please forward your CV and a covering letter stating your salary expectations to Julia Pennington at Copeland Select, Automotive Recruitment
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