General Manager - Motor Trade / Main Dealer

Octane Recruitment
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
General Manager - Car Dealership / Motor Trade
Location: Tonbridge
Salary: Strong basic OTE 90k plus company car, pension, health care, phone & a variety of benefits

We are currently recruiting for an experienced General Manager for our client's car dealership.

Looking for a strong General Manager, or a strong General Sales Manager looking to take the next step - a true leader, someone to inspire and with a strategic outlook on the business. I will discuss the company vision and direction over the phone.

This is an excellent opportunity with a strong dealer group and product. It will be your role to oversee the Sales, Service, Parts, Fleet and Administration departments. We are looking for someone to develop all aspects of the sites and build a strong team within the site.
-Deliver a strong customer service experience
-Someone who can deliver / exceed budgets
-A General Manager / Head of Business / Brand Manager / Dealer Principal with a good knowledge of Car Sales & Aftersales
-A professional and driven leader - Someone who can instil confidence within the team

This position is with a well-established dealership so the right individual must have a solid career history, a proven knowledge of how to run a successful main Car dealership and be able to work closely with directors & the manufacturer.

We are looking for someone who can develop a team using strong management skills while leading from the front, good motivational methods together with good "housekeeping" skills are also critical.

- You must have at least 2 years' experience as a General Manager / Head of Business / Brand Manager / Dealer Principal running a Car Dealership.
- Full UK driving licence
- Proven background of running a successful car dealership with a good knowledge of Sales & Aftersales
- Strong managerial & leadership skills

Consultant: Martyn Biddulph -
Octane Recruitment -

Octane Recruitment are a leading Automotive Recruitment agency. We specialise in Motor trade vacancies across the board from car Dealerships, HGV companies, Fleet companies, manufacturers & independent sites.