Ref: JLR & Volvo

Location London & South East
Closing date 01/01/2018

Divisional Parts Manager

Jaguar Land Rover & Volvo

National Role

Lookers PLC

Industry leading benefits!

At Lookers we pride ourselves on being an organisation that puts both our people and our customers at the heart of everything we do and as a result we are proud to have recently been voted one of the UK’s Top Employers. Innovation and a progressive outlook are also vital to our success so we’re now looking for a highly driven, forward thinking Divisional Parts Manager to join our us within our Jaguar Land Rover Division. This new role has been created to identify growth opportunities within our parts & service departments to maximise sales, control discounting structures and create and sharing best practice throughout the division.

Main responsibilities

  • Prepare, agree and implement sound business plan highlighting areas for improvement.
  • Understand the current competitive situation and create long term market opportunities whilst minimising potential threats.
  • Co-ordinate all parts & service departments in forecasting, reviewing, and revising business plans to show improvement and growth.
  • Establish and maintains regular contact with major parts customers and maximise customer satisfaction overall
  • Maintain a division wide stock profile that ensures availability of popular parts to maximise on service department sell up opportunities

This role will suit a senior Parts Manager with well-developed management and leadership skills and the ability to adjust style and approach to maximise team and individual performance. Although experience with JLR & Volvo brands would be an advantage, it is not essential. More important is that you’re a commercially minded business leader, recognised as having track record in identifying opportunities for improvement and implementing strategies for growth. You’ll thrive under pressure, be able to handle conflicting demands and have a strong sense of integrity, excellent interpersonal and negotiating skills along with an honest and respectful approach. You must also be flexible to travel across London, Home Counties, Essex and Central Scotland.

In return for your achievements we will reward you with a competitive basic salary, exceptional earning potential as well as the chance to work alongside our innovative and progressive Lookers Senior Leadership team. Also on offer are opportunities for ongoing development, investment in brand training, an industry leading benefits package including car, enhanced holidays, critical illness cover, one year fully paid maternity leave for women and the opportunity of a long term career path with one of the UK’s Top Employers 2017

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As a leader within the UK Automotive industry, representing over 30 different manufacturers such as Volkswagen, Audi, Mercedes and Ford across over 160 sites, Lookers has a reputation for delivering the highest quality of customer service, time and again. We know our people are our greatest asset and at the heart of our success and we truly believe that a happy team ensures happy customers so we live by our NICER values with regards to both our customers and each other….Nice, Informative, Caring, Enthusiastic and Responsive

*Please disregard the above closing date. This advert will be taken down when a sufficient number of applications have been received*