We are a team of Motor Trade / Automotive experts having many years of operational and strategic experience within the Retail Motor Industry at senior management level and who can offer their expertise with the knowledge of “having done the job” and over 20 years of professional Automotive recruitment experience.
CARS (Connect Automotive Recruitment Services) is the trading name of the Automotive Recruitment Services within Connect HR & Recruitment Ltd established in 2007.
Our aim is to introduce candidates that are both qualified and experienced within the Motor Trade to our clients where they add value to the business and the candidate’s career is enhanced.
Directors, Partners and Co-Founders
Chris Watson FIMI:
•Over 20 years Automotive experience at senior management and director level.
•Highly experienced Recruitment and HR Consultant at all levels within the Automotive sector including dealership, head office, regional and support staff.
•Elected Fellow of the Institute of the Motor Industry in 1999.
•Awarded a Diploma in Performance Coaching by the NCFE in 2005.
•Certificate in Employment and Consumer Law 1998
•Over 20 years Automotive experience operationally and as Head of HR
•Highly experienced Recruitment & HR Consultant at all levels within the Automotive sector including dealership, head office, regional and support staff.
•Awarded a Certificate in Personnel Practice (CIPD) including recruitment practices
•Qualified as a Certified User of Thomas International PPA & TST (Personality Profile Analysis)
•CIM Certificate in Management
The Team at CARS:
We are proud to say that all members of the CARS Team, from Director through to our Administrators, have an Automotive background coupled with a high level of experience in Motor Trade recruitment. We believe this gives us the insight we need in order to fulfill our role as highly effective Motor Trade recruitment consultants.