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Technician

As a Vehicle Technician reporting into the Prep Centre Manager your main responsibilities will be the ongoing service, repair and pre-delivery inspection checks of vehicles.

More about the role:

  • Carry out routine service works as per dealership guidelines
  • Provide additional work detail workshop control
  • Provide regular work status updates
  • Complete pre-delivery inspections on new stock vehicles
  • Ensure all work is carried out observing safe working practices of self and others
  • Check level and quality of work through use of diagnostic equipment and road testing vehicles after work has been carried out
  • Complete relevant service documentation (Job sheets, PDI's, service reports) in line with HSO, warranty and Dealership requirements
  • Accurately complete job cards, including any written descriptions of faults found or repairs completed

More about you:

  • Level 3 qualification in vehicle service and repair
  • Minimum of 3 years experience as a Vehicle Technician (franchised dealership preferred)
  • Team player
  • Excellent communicator both written and verbal
  • 'Can do' attitude
  • Must hold a valid driving licence
  • Own relevant tools for the role

When you join national car hub, you’re joining a family; so, if you enjoy, and thrive, in an inclusive family atmosphere, apply to join us now


Book Keeper *

* Business Administrator / Trainee Accounts Assistant

Full-Time

We are looking for a highly motivated, literate and numerate individual to join us. You will get to learn all about how we run our business and will work alongside our Accounts team. You will also gain experience across all of our business.

Your daily role will vary but will include:

  • Bookkeeping
  • Reconciliation
  • Office Administration
  • Invoice Checking
  • Financial Reporting
  • Stock Reporting
  • Payroll
  • Data Entry
  • Maintaining Customer Records
  • Processing Staff Expenses
  • Ordering Office Supplies
  • Procuring best prices.

Desired skills:

  • Highly competent Excel skills
  • SAGE50
  • Strong customer service ethos
  • Attention to detail
  • Accurate
  • Flexible
  • Strong team player
  • Willingness to really get involved and an ambition to grow
  • Positive attitude

Desired qualifications:

A minimum of 2 A Levels, grades A to C, plus a minimum of 5 GCSEs, which must include maths & English grades 9-5 (A-C) or equivalent. However, attitude is of equal importance to aptitude. We see this position as a steppingstone for an ambitious candidate to kick start their career in the accountancy profession.


Sales Executive

Full-time  · £20,000-£50,000/year

We are currently recruiting for three Car Sales Executives to join us at our car supermarket in Aldridge The hours of work are between 09:00 to 19:00 Monday to Saturday, with a day off in the week and working 10am to 4pm on Sundays on a Rota basis. As a Sales Executive with National car hub you’ll make sure that every customer feels unique by understanding exactly where and how our vehicles fit into their life. It’s all about matching the person to the right car and ensuring they have the features and add-ons to suit. From financing to completion, you’ll aim for total customer satisfaction right through the process. Role and Responsibilities You will build trust, communicate effectively and exceed our customer's expectations through qualification and creating an effective first impression. Maximising opportunities through prospecting, following-up calls, in-bound telephone enquiries, walk in prospects and internet enquiries. Maximising profit by achieving the monthly KPI's for unit sales, profit per unit, finance penetration and add-on products. Adhering to the Company's FCA and data protection obligations by accurately collecting all customer contact and vehicle data, in order to maximise the quality and content of the customer database. About you This may suit someone who has previously worked as a car sales executive, retail manager or sales manager. Ultimately you will be able to demonstrate an ability and record of achieving and exceeding targets. The ability to quickly establish and build rapport with our customers. Hold the potential to forge a successful career in the industry. You will hold a valid UK drivers license. Motor trade, automotive or car dealership experience is preferred but not essential as full training will be provided.

Parts Advisor

Full-time  · £16,000-£25,000/year

We are looking for a motivated and committed Parts Advisor to join our team at Our 1000 car superstore in Aldridge As a Parts Advisor, you will demonstrate a 'One Team' approach, and communicate effectively with both internal team members and external suppliers. You will ensure that all requests are dealt with promptly, and support and assist team members on site You will also ensure that the parts department is well maintained and stock levels are managed, by taking responsibility for the ordering of parts to keep our workshop running at full capacity. About you High levels of organisation and attention to detail are required for this role. Fantastic communication skills and the ability to keep stock levels correct at all times. We would like you to be able to work on your own initiative but you will be a key member of a team so hard work and accuracy will be needed. You must be of smart appearance, computer literate (knowledge of excel and auto slm an added bonus) and have a good eye for detail. A full driving licence and previous parts experience is essential to the role.


Valet

Full-time

We are looking for individuals who are experts in their trade and passionate about what they do, professional, organised, committed to excellence, exceptional attention to detail and customer focused. To be part of the Valeting Team, cleaning and preparing cars ready for customer collection to the standard reinforced by National car hub in providing the best customer service. The Role: Ensure that all cars are washed, vacuumed, cleaned and polished to the standards required All cleaning and preparation as required, which may involve cleaning upholstery,, carpets, stream cleaning of engines and engine compartments Ensure that the Valeting process is followed using the correct equipment and materials You must be prepared to work outside in all weathers Liaising daily with Management to ensure that vehicles are ready and prepared as per schedules set Adhere to Health & Safety procedures with regards to clothing, work areas and chemicals used during the Valeting process The Person: To have great attention to detail and previous experience in valeting procedures is essential Be flexible, reliable, hardworking and have passion for what you do Must be motivated and driven to provide the best service to the standards set by National car hub To be able to work on your own initiative and to work as part of a Team as and when required To be able to work in a challenging and fast paced environment Due to the nature of the job you will need to have a full UK Driving Licence It is vital that our customers' cars are presented in a pristine condition We are looking for applicants who can demonstrate drive, commitment and enthusiasm along with willingness to contribute to the team. If you are interested in joining the Team and can demonstrate the above we would like to hear from you.


Salary subject to experience.


Paint + Prep

Full-time  · £25,000-£32,000/year

National car hub is a family run business selling in excess of 300 cars per month. We now require an additional four Automotive Painters/Preppers to join our expanding team. We have built a reputation for excellence and high standards of service. Our Preparation site is based in Aldridge where we carry out vehicle repairs on all makes and models of cars and light commercial vehicles, Job description Monday – Friday 08.30-18.00 Saturday: Upon request and paid additionally About the role: Whilst working in our specialised vehicle preparation area, you will play a key role preparing vehicles to achieve a ‘right first time’ finish, meeting daily targets set within our refurbishment depart. Supporting the rest of the team, the Vehicle Painter/Prepper role will involve: Sanding down panels Masking panels ready for paint Using filler to repair damaged body panels Priming panels ready for paint Ensure there are no defects on work produced Painting panels to colour match the vehicle using the latest industry technology Adhere to all requirements for hazardous or non-hazardous waste disposal Maintain a clean and organised work environment About you: To ensure we choose the right candidates for the role, we are looking for someone: With a minimum of 2 years Bodyshop Prep experience A good and thorough understanding of vehicle refurbishment repair process Who can work well within a team and on their own initiative Able to follow instructions verbally or from a job card With a keen eye for detail, quality and who takes pride in their work With a flexible attitude to working hours and overtime With an ATA /NVQ certification, however this is not essential. The role is full time and Permanent

Reception

Full Time

Do you have strong customer service skills and enjoy speaking with customers on the phone? Please do get in touch!

We are looking for an experienced receptionist for a full time position The role is to support a key part of the office function, working as part of a team.

Key responsibilities for the Receptionist/Administrator

  • Promptly answering the phone in a courteous manner
  • Manage customer expectations
  • Welcome visitors ensuring all visitors sign in
  • Following correct processes with taking messages and passing through calls
  • All administration
  • Working as a team
  • Experience required for the Reception/Administrator
  • Experience as a receptionist or similar role
  • Used to working with high call volumes
  • Calm in a fast paced, busy role
  • Adaptable in a changing environment
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to work well within a team and autonomously
  • Ability to work methodically and consistently, leading to a high standard of output
  • Attention to detail, with a high level of accuracy and good problem-solving skills

This position will include working weekends Our working hours are 9.30am - 7pm.


Handover Spec

Full-time  · £18,000-£23,000/year

As a Handover Specialist you will have a pivotal role within our business. You will be the last point of contact with our customers as they drive away in their new vehicle. Your role will demand upon you to be an expert in every vehicle sold by the business as you will be called upon to ensure that the customer is familiar with their new vehicle, its accessories i.e. Bluetooth, Air Conditioning, Parking Sensors, Satellite Navigation etc, and driver aids before leaving the business. This is a unique role and we are looking for someone with a strong customer service focus with a full UK driving licence. You must be from a customer facing background, ideally with an element of sales. Role responsibilities: As a Handover Advisor, you will be working closely with the sales team and delivering a high level of customer experience. Once the sales team have sold a car it will be your responsibility to: Track all vehicle orders progressing through the business departments until handover and ensure every vehicle is handed over in a professional and timely manner. Keep all customers informed of collection dates and times. Must have the ability to manage a diary system. Demonstrate vehicle features before the customer leave our business premises. Ensure all paperwork is completed on time and handed into the correct departments. Liaising with customers after handover and keeping them happy. Must be able to excite all customers on our brand and reputation. Ensuring positive customer feedback is met after each handover using internal systems. Making sure the car is fully prepared, managing the process to ensure all the work is completed to the agreed timescales. Checking all the paperwork with the customer, from car specification to finance documents are completed to company standards.