Are you an automotive professional with experience of working at a senior level within a franchise environment? Do you believe that live market data can boost dealership skills and turn an art into a science?
Auto Trader is currently recruiting individuals for the position of Performance Manager. This role is a fantastic opportunity to take part in an innovative solution for the used car industry.
Using your knowledge and experience of sourcing and retailing cars in the UK, you will work closely with used car operations to train and coach effective use of the software, embed it’s philosophy and key metrics, then monitor, report and celebrate the tangible improvements in both stock turn and gross profit for your clients!
This role requires someone with a strong automotive retail background, gained working at a senior level within a franchise car dealership. You will have proven success in sourcing and retailing used cars, and will be proficient in the use of dealer software systems. You will also be highly experienced at delivering results in line with targets and business objectives. Strong commercial acumen is essential, as is the ability to influence and coach using a variety of different styles. You will have good analytical skills, and will be proficient working with Microsoft Office, including PowerPoint and Excel. Finally, you will be self-starting, highly motivated and must be able to use your initiative to effectively manage your own time.
Salary & Benefits
We offer a competitive package up to £55k. As you would expect, we will also provide you with all the tools you need to be successful, including a laptop and iPhone. We have a flexible benefits scheme which includes a minimum of 25 days holiday, company pension and life assurance. In addition you are able to opt for additional benefits such as Healthcare, increased holiday and partner life assurance – just to name a few!
This role is remote based, working from home. Occasional travel to Auto Trader offices and client sites (mainly in the Midlands area) will be required.
About Auto Trader
We're the UK’s most successful Automotive Digital business. With household brands such as Autotrader which currently have 11.5m unique users and 1.6 billion page impressions we continue to build on our 35 year heritage of leading the innovation and creativity that drives the UK’s automotive industry. It is an exciting time to be here and we'd love for you to join our growing award winning team.
i-Control is a revolutionary web-based tool that will improve stock turn and generate extra profit.
Using data gathered from millions of Autotrader.co.uk searches, and from BCA and fleet and lease companies, our advanced software recommends what stock to buy, where to find it, how much to pay for it, and how much to sell it for.
Find out more on our website: http://www.deltapoint.co.uk/dealerships/i-control/