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Service Advisor

Salary: £25,000

Location: CM1

Job type: Permanent

Category: CM1 Advisor

Role: Service Advisor Salary: £22,000 - £25,000 + £35k OTE Location: Chelmsford Hours: 47hrs per week (8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday 8am – 6pm, 1 in 3 Saturdays 8am – 1pm) We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Automotive Service Advisor to join a prestige dealership in Chelmsford, they have a state-of-the-art showroom, it’s the largest of its kind within the UK. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to work with some of the best brands. Role Description: This role will be responsible for initiating services and repairs by ascertaining performance problems and service requests. Duties as Service Advisor include (but are not limited to): * Making outbound calls, taking service bookings and inputting on reservation system * Greet customers, discuss, identify and progress routine service and repair requirements * Promote the sale of service and accessories * To ensure that maximum profit is achieved from all service works in accordance with company policy * Discuss and identify manufacturer’s warranty, routine service and repair requirements with customers, obtaining background information to assist the service team in diagnosis-testing-inspecting * Ensure that service, repair jobs are completed satisfactorily and to time specified making sure all warranty items are available for return to manufacturers * To issue repair orders to the workshop technicians adding any further information that may appertain to the repair * To ensure that any delay in the completion of work is reported to the customer * To ensure that all materials used and time employed on each vehicle is recorded on job cards and that the mechanical write up is correct for works carried out and signed accordingly * Accept payments for work according to company policy * To accurately cost all invoices for payment * Ensure that all clerical functions within the Reception area are carried out in accordance with company policy * To ensure price lists and charge out rates are kept up to date at all times * To prepare and analyse job cards for work carried out under the terms of warranty * Ensure that all warranty policies and procedures are adhered to * Reception duties The successful candidate will have the following qualities: * Experience in a Service Advisor role within the Motor Trade * Have a proven track record of delivering outstanding customer service * Knowledge of the Motor Industry, Parts and Service * Excellent communication and organisational skills * Ability to communicate equally with Mechanics, Customers and Senior Management * Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc) If you're looking for a role with realistic career progression within a business that promotes positive change and development, then this is the role for you. Apply online now or contact our Recruitment Team to find out more

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