Operations Manager / Centre / Branch Manager - Automotive Fast-Fit

PG Automotive
Dartford, Bromley, Gravesend, Croydon, Maidstone,
£28000 - £35000/annum + Bonus + Benefits
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Not afraid to roll your sleeves up and lead your team from the front – this could be the role for you!

THE JOB: Centre Manager / Fast-Fit Manager / Operations Manager
THE INDUSTRY: Automotive Tyres, Servicing & Repair
THE SALARY: Up to £35,000 Basic + Bonus + Benefits
THE COMPANY: Leading Network of Tyre, Service and Repair Centres

THE ROLE: Due to recent expansion within their network, one of the largest and most successful national networks of tyre, service and repair centres in the UK are looking for their next superstar centre manager!

Your main responsibility will be the overall management of the centre and its team which consists primarily of technicians and tyre fitters. With a great deal of autonomy provided to you, you will be pivotal in making important business decisions, running the centre as efficiently as possible with the aim of growing, not just sales but more importantly, customer satisfaction.

As the face of the business, you won’t just be sat behind a desk all day managing KPI’s and P&L (although this is a part of your role!) as you will also deal with a variety of customers, whether public or trade. By rolling up your sleeves, you will lead by example, getting involved with fitting and servicing where required.

Based near Dartford you will be overseeing a key branch within the network which will mean your role is equally challenging and rewarding at the same time, working for an organisation where the opportunities for personal and career development are endless. Backed up by an extensive training program, you will oversee your own personal development and will be able to tailor your own future.

To be effective within this role, you will need to a mixture of good management and technical skills. By understanding what a role of this nature takes to succeed you will grow and push your centre forward. This role would ideally suit anyone coming from a fast fit or automotive workshop / dealership / garage environment.

If you are looking for that next challenge in your career working for an organisation that values and recognises your contribution, then don’t delay and send me your CV today!


* People Management Experience - Essential
* Automotive Technical Experience – Essential
* Confident in dealing with customers over the telephone and face-to-face – Essential.

HOW TO APPLY: In the first instance please apply to David Jobin at PG Automotive (UK) Ltd enclosing a copy of your current CV and salary expectations. Please note that successful candidates only will be contacted within 14 days of your application being received.

REFER A COLLEAGUE AND EARN VOUCHERS: If you feel that this vacancy is not suitable for you or that you are happy with your current position, we would like to offer you the opportunity to recommend someone to us and earn gift vouchers of your choice. If you have recommended that your friend or colleague telephones our offices please advise them to state your name so that we can log your recommendation. Please note: we can only offer referral fees on candidates that are successfully placed in a new position by PG Automotive. You will be posted your vouchers by first class recorded delivery the day that your recommended candidate starts their new position.

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