Bodyshop Manager

Clear Careers Limited
£50,000 - £70,000
04 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
General Manager £50,000 OTE £70,000 + Attractive bonus and employee package Hinckley We are working with one of Europe's largest accident repair networks, who have ambitions to be the biggest in the world. Recently, they have opened their first purpose built, hi-tech centre, this will be their first flagship purpose-built accident repair centre offering bespoke services to customers, insurers and manufacturers including Mercedes Benz, BMW, Audi and VW. With their ongoing investment in cutting edge technologies, new state of the art sites and new products, the new hi-tech division is able to stay ahead of the game and provide the quality and excellence our customers deserve The Company: Since their inception, we have set the industry benchmark in accident repair and we continue to provide services to the world's most desirable, dynamic and luxury car manufacturers and dealerships from all over the world using our tried and tested award-winning approach. The Job Role: Accident Repair General Manager - The Body shop / accident repair General Manager is a first key appointment within the new accident repair division and therefore will be high profile and give an opportunity for a strong candidate to really shine and set the standards of other sites to follow. - The right general manager candidate will play an influential part in shaping the division and how it develops across the wider business. - The successful applicant must have the drive and enthusiasm to push the business forward in line with business objectives - To ensure we are delivering a world class level of service and customer journey building trust and integrity with all current customers as well as new - To ensure that the site delivers industry leading levels of: quality of accident repair, value, customer service and profit through the use of our state of the art centre, cutting edge in-house technologies and people management - Meeting and building rapport with both new and returning customers to ensure they feel loyalty to yourself, the centre and the brand - Engaging with key members of staff to agree output targets and provide feedback on the previous day's performance ensuring the maximization of productivity at site - To prepare accurate data and statistics in line with weekly and monthly reporting requirements and contributing to regional meetings, helping identify and promote new business opportunities - An automotive / accident repair background is essential The Person: General Manager / Site Manager As a highly experienced General Manager with an unrivalled automotive background, you will demonstrate the following: - Ability to effectively deliver site performance and profitable growth - Excellent leadership skills, technical expertise - Strong communication skills for customer service and team communication - Experience within a bodyshop environment managing a team - Account management experience with a focus on prestige dealership and manufacturing - Proven background in delivering world class customer service Competitive Salary Workplace Pension Life Assurance (Death in service) Private Healthcare Cover Excellent Bonus & OTE's Career Development & Training through our Nationwide Academy Retail Discount Annual Leave and Bank Holiday Scheme Group Bonus Scheme Skills training from Manufacturers Employee Assistance Fully Expensed Company Car If you would like to be considered for the Automotive General Manager role, from an accident repair background, then please send your CV to Rochelle or call on *********** or ************
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