Regional Manager - Technical Services

Callidus Consulting Limited
55000.00 - 75000.00 GBP Annual
09 Mar 2019
23 Mar 2019
Job Type
Contract Type

Regional Manager - Technical Services

Midlands and North - includes 1 site in Scotland

Base to GBP55k, bonus GBP15k/GBP20k + car and benefits

The Role
With responsibility for two major vehicle refurbishment sites, liaising with each site's management team with the objective of ensuring all refurbishment and inspection activities are completed within a timely and efficient manner in order to meet the needs of the business and deliver on customers' KPIs.

You will build strong relationships with the teams on sites, coaching and supporting the local management to deliver against budget and to build and strengthen their teams. This will include development of recruitment strategy and ensuring ongoing development and support of trainees - delivering a skilled and stable workforce. Building relationships of trust and support will be critical to successful delivery in this role.

In addition, you will work with head office to develop overall recruitment strategies and identify growth opportunities - looking at the "bigger picture". You will also be involved in technical liaison with new customers.

The Business
Is a vehicle processing business of significant scale working with some of the UK's most visible fleet operators. They are a multi-site, high profile operator in their market with a very strong and established parent company and have a reputation for consistently producing high quality work and subsequently winning and retaining great business.

About You
You are an experienced automotive professional with a proven track record within the high-volume vehicle processing / refurbishment sector. You have practical skills, experience and knowledge of the latest motor industry best practices - particularly a technical understanding of the latest paint methodology, SMART repair and vehicle preparation. This will include experience in all types of vehicle appraisal/estimating.

You are an experienced manager who coaches and supports teams to deliver against their objectives. You build strong and robust relationships that empower individuals to develop their skills, excel in their roles and grow their careers. You are focused on training and development at all levels and understand the importance of delivering an effective recruitment and training strategy to deliver skilled and stable teams.

You are a highly skilled communicator with exceptional people skills - able to cascade a people-first approach across the business.

(Refurb Centre, Refurbishment Centre, Vehicle Refurb, Vehicle Processing, Defleet Centre, General Manager, Regional Manager, Regional Centre Manager, Regional Refurb Manager, Technical Services Manager)