Automation Service Manager

Automation Experts Limited
£55k per year + Car/Allowance, 20% Bonus, Healthca
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Experienced Service Manager with excellent robot knowledge now sought to join an engineering management team for a technically challenging and developing company supporting main automotive OEM's worldwide.

As part of the Management Team, the Service Manager will be responsible for developing, promoting the growth, and meeting financial targets for all projects within the Service and Solutions department.


? You will have a good knowledge of automated machinery or robotics and associated equipment, ideally gained from automotive or related industries

? You will have proven experience of customer relationship management and seeking out selling opportunities for products and services

? You will have a sound commercial awareness with the ability to understand customer requirements and assess internal / external strengths and weaknesses along with experience of compiling tender documents and proposals

? Strategic and financial planning experience coupled with budget management and project cost control experience would be desirable but not essential

? Experience of delivering presentations would be advantageous but again, not essential

? You will be methodical and accurate with strong communication, negotiation, influencing and persuading skills. You will be self motivated and results driven and have the ability to prioritise and plan workloads and work under pressure to meet tight deadlines. You will need to have a flexible approach and be able to work independently and within a team

? Previous experience of managing a team of direct reports is desirable

? Based at the Midlands head office, you will need to be flexible with regard to travel and working time since projects could take you around both the UK and occasionally overseas. Co-ordination and liaison with overseas sister companies will be required

For further information call Sharon Hill on ************** or ************ Alternatively, email a copy of your current CV to *********************************** quoting the above reference number.

Located in the West Midlands, this role is commutable from within and around the following areas: Leamington Spa, Warwick, Coventry, Rugby and Redditch.

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