Operations Assistant (Automotive, Customer Service) BLUO41572

Wimbledon Park, London (Greater)
£15,184 to £17,721
03 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Operations Assistant (Automotive, Customer Service) BLUO41572


Salary £15,184 to £17,721

Permanent, Full Time, Flex & Shift

About Us

Our client is the world’s largest automotive services company and, through its unparalleled range of products and services, drives every stage of the used vehicle lifecycle. A subsidiary of Atlanta based Cox Enterprises, one of the world’s leading media companies and providers of automotive services. They handle nearly 10 million used vehicles worldwide, facilitating transactions representing more than $50 billion in value. In the UK they provide a national physical and on-line auction network, comprising 17 centres. They also provide vehicle inspection, repair, reconditioning and pre-sale preparation; transport; logistics; full defleet management and outsourced end-of-contract administration. In addition, they are the UK’s leading automotive digital marketing specialist providing retail marketing and specialist web marketing support to more than 85% of the Top 200 UK dealer groups.

Their Wimbledon auction centre are looking for a number of Operations Assistants to join them. All roles are permanent and they have a full time, flex and shift opportunities available.  

About the Role

The Operations Assistant role is very varied and you may be required to carry out many different tasks. You will be working within the yard operation and may be asked to arrange and support the organisation and display of vehicles prior to auction, making sure all vehicles are correctly presented and ready for the sale. Providing invaluable support to the yard team, you could also drive vehicles around the auction site and through the sale, adhering to HSE standards and safe driving practices at all times.

You may also be required to inspect cars and commercial vehicles, taking photographs of the vehicles and producing accurate and detailed reports for use in the auction process and by customers. You’ll also make sure that the onsite process for key storage is followed so that keys can be tracked and traced.

About You

You will have previous experience of a customer facing role and the ability to drive a wide variety of vehicles with all types of ignition procedures and transmissions. With basic knowledge of HSE legislation, you will love being busy and have a positive ‘can-do’ attitude when it comes to getting a job done. With the ability to work to tight deadlines, you will enjoy working as part of a team and know what great customer experience looks like. Basic mechanical knowledge would be advantageous, but not essential as full training will be given.

They’re looking for people who are keen to grow and develop. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants a career within a company that can support their development.

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