Bodyshop Manager – The Solution Auto – Grimsby

The Solution Auto

Bodyshop Manager – Grimsby

Our client, a fantastic, well established employer and privately owned group, is looking to recruit an experienced Bodyshop Manager

This opportunity would suit an exceptional Bodyshop Manager with experience running a strong, well established bodyshop in one of the group’s most profitable sites

As Bodyshop Manager, you will lead a fantastic team in delighting their customers and getting it right the first time.

You will be responsible for the productivity and efficiency of the Bodyshop department.

You will also be handing and dealing with our customers both internal and external.

Managing the Productive and Administration staff

Managing a team consisting of, Estimator, Administrators, Advisors, productive Panel/Paint/Prep Techs

Working in an approved Body Shop.

About you

Experience and understanding in all aspects of running a Bodyshop and Insurance claims are essential therefore you will already hold a similar position in the motor industry.

This is a sales-focused role that would suit a forward-thinking, people orientated person, and you will ideally be Audatex and VDA accredited but this is not essential

You must have excellent communication skills and a good telephone manner as the majority of authorisations are negotiated over the telephone.

Working knowledge of Audatex Enterprise and E.M.A.C.S. would be an advantage.

The right person will need to be great with people and customers, driven and competitive, understand the Health & Safety requirements of a Bodyshop operation, and be ready to join the very best!

Further training will be provided with huge career prospects

Working hours/days:

Monday to Friday 8am – 5pm


£30k basic

£40k OTE

Including company benefits:

* 22 days holiday that increase with length of service along with statutory Bank Holidays

* Eligibility to join one of our car, tech and bike to work schemes on successful completion of probationary period

* For some roles a company car and additional earning potential through commission or bonus payments

* Additional half day off for birthday

* Christmas and birthday gifts

* Enrolment into Company pension scheme

* Great discounts across a range of departments

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.

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