Bodyshop Manager

  • Category: Passenger Car Dealership: Management
  • Location: Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom
  • Salary: Basic Salary £37,000 - £42,000 with an OTE of £55,000
  • Job Ref: 1525

Role Details

Are you an experienced leader in the automotive industry with a proven track record in leading and developing multiple body shops (accident repair centres)?  

As the Bodyshop Manager, you will direct all body shop activities, drive continuous profitability, and ensure operational efficiency. Your role will involve developing strategic plans, setting KPIs, implementing policies, and overseeing the management of inventory and administrative processes. Additionally, you will lead a team, set performance objectives, and guide to ensure achieving performance goals.

What They Need in You

  • Develop strategic plans for the Body Shop Department in alignment with the group’s objectives.
  • Monitor operational KPIs and provide recommendations for streamlining operations.

  • Supervise the implementation of policies and procedures to enhance performance.

  • Oversee inventory management and ensure adequacy of body shop equipment and tools.

  • Manage financial responsibilities, including budget formulation and adherence.

  • Lead workforce planning and talent acquisition efforts for optimal operational efficiency.

  • Provide mentoring and coaching for professional and behavioural development.

  • Proven vehicle body repairs, service and maintenance, performance management, and business development expertise.

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with internal and external stakeholders.

In return for all your hard work, you will receive: 

A  basic salary in the region of £42,000 with a realistic bonus scheme in place, taking your OTE to £55,000. 


Apply now with your CV!