Parts Supervisor

Recruiter
Auto Skills UK
Location
Taunton
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
08 May 2017
Closes
07 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Parts Supervisor
Industry Sector: Automotive Dealership
Salary: £18,000.00 - £24,000.00 Per Annum
Location: Taunton

As the Parts Manager you will be working in the Parts Department which manages the selling, ordering and delivery of all dealership parts that are required by the business and customers.It is a busy customer focused department, one that requires concentration, attention to detail and ability to multi-task.You will be responsible for ensuring your department achieves the gold budget and Dealership Parts Purchase Target every month.
You will have responsibility to ensure the Parts Department is managed in a professional, profitable manner, adhering to all company / brand contractual standards.

Role responsibilities - including but not limited to
·To assist in leading the daily operations of the Parts & Trade Retail Teams and providing excellent customer service and support to both internal and external customers
·To monitor, analyse and report on department performance
·To ensure effective stock control and warehouse management
·To carry out quarterly stock checks and manage stock and provisions
·To create budgets to forecast accurately and control expenses
·To manage supplier relationships and service levels
·To complete all invoice verification, both from manufacturers and outside suppliers
·To control cash debt and credit chasing and avoid any cash debt
·To oversee the effective and efficient organisation and staffing of the department, to include managing staff welfare, absence, performance, holidays, return to work interviews and recruitment
·To complete monthly 121 Performance Evaluations with direct reports in a timely manner, reporting to senior management on department performance

Who you need to be
·You must have excellent communication skills to communicate credibly with our customers, colleagues and senior management
·You must enjoy working in a fast-paced environment recognising individual responsibility to contribute to the performance and success of the team.You will have an understanding of the needs of others and a willingness to go the extra mile
·You will have the ability to keep up-to-date with complex information, proven selling skills and good analytical and problem-solving skills
·You will be good with administration, diary management and following up within agreed time frames
·You will be able to develop rapport and trust with customers and to resolve conflict situations calmly and reasonably
·You will have a passion for customer service, have a process orientated approach and be professional and well presented

Your experience
·You will have at least three years’ proven experience of leading and developing high-functioning teams
·You will have five years’ previous knowledge and experience of working in a premium brand franchised motor-trade environment
·You will have proven leadership, managerial and people development skills
·You will have strong business acumen and negotiation skills
·You will have good administration and IT skills
·You will have a full and valid UK Driving Licence

To apply or for more details send your CV to Zoe Ralik @ Autoskills-Uk
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