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Senior Parts Advisor

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Full time
Reading, Berkshire, England
£30000-£38000 per annum

Job description

Parts Advisor - Reading

We are currently seeking an experienced Senior Parts Advisor for our clients prestigious dealership in the Reading area.

Basic salary £30,000

OTE £38,000

As a Senior Parts Advisor your hours will be Monday to Friday 8.30am to 6.30pm and every other Saturday from 8am to 1pm.

As Senior Parts Advisor you will ensure that all parts orders and returns are dealt with in the most efficient manner, taking account of customer requirements, time scales and costs, whilst ensuring that commercial and operational requirements are met at all times.

Responsibilities as Senior Parts Advisor;

  • Report on obsolete stock, take ownership for write offs and returns.
  • Minimise the cost effect of obsolete stocks through reviewing and making necessary changes
  • Inputting and running financial reports on a daily basis, highlighting issues to the Manager and communicating to Parts staff
  • Checking the verification of stock, highlighting and resolving issues as appropriate
  • Monitor and record staff absence, providing accurate reports to Dealership PA on a monthly basis
  • Manage all warranty surcharges and parts returns in a timely manner, ensuring costs are considered
  • Responsible for reviewing Preventing Cash Sales Debtors, rectifying as appropriate and highlighting any concerns to Manager
  • Responsible for ensuring the Selection range is displayed and promoted effectively, running reports on Selection as required
  • Responsible for Key Log file, ensuring necessary documentation is provided prior to issue
  • Ensure the handling of money is dealt with in a secure manner
  • Take personal responsibility for keeping customers informed of order status
  • Effect timely despatch and delivery of parts where required
  • Update parts records and product information files as appropriate
  • Ensure stock is located and records updated immediately
  • Ensure that the department is kept clean and tidy at all times
  • Maintain high standards of security, highlighting areas of concern to Dealer Principal
  • Responsible for perpetual stock check rectifying issues and highlighting issues to Manager

If you are currently running a successful parts department and are looking for the next step then apply today!

Who are you applying to?

The Solution Automotive Recruitment have been placing candidates into the UK Motor Trade since 1999. We have a fantastic relationship with all our clients and candidates across the country, many very long standing relationships. If you are skilled and experienced Automotive candidate, we want to hear from you and rest assured, you'll be dealing with a person, not just a consultant! Unfortunately due to the volume of applications we get, we can only respond to the candidates who match the criteria set for this vacancy. We will retain your CV on our database and make contact as and when suitable vacancies arise. We will NEVER send your CV anywhere without your permission.

Key positons; Sales Executive, Sales Manager, Business Manager, Service Advisor, Parts Advisor, Technician, Mechanic, Master Technician, Workshop Controller, Service Manager, After Sales Manager, Dealer Principal, General Manager.

Job SkillS:
Parts, Warehouse, Distribution, Advisor

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