Motor Trade Workshop Controller

Job Description

Workshop Controller required for Franchised Dealership in Keighley, West Yorkshire

Salary: Negotiable dependant on skills and experience - OTE in excess of £30k
Hours of work: Monday to Friday 8.00am - 5.30pm with one Saturday morning in 3

We are actively seeking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Workshop Controller on behalf of our client, a main car dealership in the Keighley area. This role would suit a candidate with workshop controller experience looking to make the next step into management.

The successful Candidate will be required to run an extremely busy small workshop and must therefore have current or recent experience as a Workshop Controller or Workshop Manager within the Franchised Motor Trade. Applicants will need to be extremely organised and eager to hit targets & maximise productivity in the workshop with real drive and determination.

Responsible for managing a team of 7 Technicians, allocating jobs in order to maximise hours sold. You must be very well organised with strong time-management skills, motivated and target driven. You will be a great communicator and with excellent customer service.

A technical background would be a distinct advantage, as would working knowledge of Dealer Management Systems (e.g. Kerridge, Pinnacle, KDMS). You must have a Full, clean UK driving licence.

The main attributes we are looking for are:
• A strong communicator with an outgoing personality.
• In-depth technical knowledge gained from workshop experience.
• Dedication, commitment and honesty.
• Sales driven and motivated by target achievement.
• A team player who thrives under pressure.

To apply for this vacancy please email your full CV to Progress Recruitment Solutions on quoting Job Reference PRS16495

Unfortunately we are unable to contact every application that we receive, if you do not receive a response please assume that you have been unsuccessful with this particular application, however if you have automotive experience we will keep your details on file and contact you should a vacancy arise that matches your skills and experience.

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