Assistant Manager - Glasgow

Halfords Autocentres
£22000 - £24000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Location: Glasgow.

Salary: £22,000 to £24,000 +BONUS + multiple benefits

Working for a FTSE 250 Company and one of the top 25 `Best Big Companies to Work For` in the UK in 2014 and 2015 respectively!

Opportunities exist for Technical Assistant Managers & Senior Technicians in the UKs leading independent garage network.

A Technical Assistant Manager working within a Halfords Autocentre is a true right hand man or woman!Across the UK our Assistant Managers are supporting Centre Managers to deliver a first class customer experience within a busy and demanding environment.

Why join us?

As an Assistant Manager you can expect to be spending your time interacting with our customers equally in person on the counter and over the phone.

- You will also be working with your workshop colleagues ensuring our Technicians are focused, and have everything they need to keep producing high quality work.

- An Autocentre Assistant Manager regularly steps in and runs the centre independently to cover the Centre Manager`s leave and absences.

- Within Halfords Autocentres our vision is to promote our Assistant Managers to be Managers in the future helping you grow personally as such you can expect increasing responsibility and opportunity before we find you your own centre.Progression from this role is a very real possibility.

Tools for the Job:

Successful Technical Assistant Managers often come from within the motor trade having experience of working as Workshop Controllers, Parts Managers, Service Advisors or Senior Vehicle Technicians; however equally talented retail or trade management calibre candidates are also very much of interest.

- A key attribute our Assistant Managers need is to demonstrate they can adopt a customer focused approach to everything that they do.

- They are great communicators, supportive to their colleagues and possess personal drive and ambition to succeed.

- Many of our Centre Managers joined us as Assistant Managers.

Additiona lkey skills and desired attributes:

- An empathetic approach to both colleagues and customers

- High degree of self motivation, alongside promoting and encouraging a strong team ethic

- A flexible`can do` attitude

- Strong communication skills both written and verbal

- Can work well and can demonstrate a calm demeanour under pressure

What`s in it for you?:

In return for your hard work we can offer you an industry leading remuneration package including a competitive salary, pension scheme, colleague discounts, childcare vouchers and MORE!

If this has you interested and you feel you have the ambition, drive and supervisory experience needed to excel in this role, we`d love to hear from you so please APPLY now