Bodyshop General Manager

Job Description

Experienced Bodyshop General Manager
£30-£35k with OTE £70k

My client, a very successful accident and repair site is seeking for a General Manager to lead the team to new highs and break records!
You will need to have extensive experience as a manager for a bodyshop currently to be considered.

About the role:

Achieve maximum sales of labour, parts, paint & materials by continuously looking for ways to increase business coming into the Bodyshop.
Work closely with the General Manager to develop a marketing plan to increase the volume of work whilst also developing the Paint & Body Centre reputation for quality and excellence in the local area.
Look to develop competitive price structure for the department reviewing labour rates, fleet discounts and parts.
Monitor and control stock levels, assets and all financial transactions
Ensure that the Paint & Body Centre achieves budget by reviewing accounts and daily operating controls
Keep a close eye on expenses to stay within budget and adjust budget to allocate resources in a cost-effective manner while remaining within budgetary guidelines
Achieve profit objectives within a specific time frame to ensure a budgeted return on investment
Establish relationships with credit accounts, insurance companies and customers so that necessary repairs can be authorised
Achieve and strive to exceed all targets through an efficient Paint & Body Centre operation
Monitor progress in achieving departmental goals in the areas of service and profitability
Monitor productivity performance by individual technician
Identify opportunities to reduce costs
Ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction

About You:
To have experience running / managing a Bodyshop environment
To have a full understanding of bodyshop processes, along with good cost control and revenue generation
To represent the brand with third-party companies in a professional manner

For more information about this role, please contact Progress Recruitment Solutions (UK) Ltd and quote ref PRS13728 - note that all conversations are confidential and we will always speak with you prior to sending your CV.