Service Advisor

Auto Skills UK

Location:

Dartford

Salary:

£25k - 32k per year

Posted:

12/01/2018

Job type:

Permanent

Working hours:

Full time

Sector:

Automotive

SERVICE ADVISOR (CAR DEALERSHIP) BASED IN DARTFORD SALARY: £23,000 - £25,000 + OTE £32,000 Our well-respected client is seeking a Service Advisor to manage all service telephone and walk-in enquiries, qualify service and keep customers updated and happy! Liaising directly with customers to arrange services for their vehicles, via inbound calls and walk ins, arranging job cards for technicians using specialist systems, maximising up selling opportunities with customers, offering an outstanding and thorough service for customers. Committed to offering consistently excellent service. Service Advisor Duties & Responsibilities ·To take service department bookings ensuring efficient workshop loading, whilst attending to all customer requirements in an efficient manner. ·To develop and maintain a high degree of departmental and inter departmental co-operation. ·To be pleasant and helpful to customers and colleagues at all times and to ensure that personal appearance is of the highest. ·Ensure flow of work through the workshop is smooth and profitable, allocating workload subject to availability and competence of technicians to maximise productivity ·Build positive relationships with the customer updating them frequently and reacting quickly to resolve any issues or variations to promise. ·Sell extra work to the customer, explaining the requirement and selling the benefits, gain authority to proceed ·Maintain effective communication with customers (internal and external), Service Centre Manager and workshop colleagues ·To up sell products and service plans to customers. ·Ensure customer comments are fed back to appropriate people ·Ensure the safety and security of people, vehicles and property at all times, reporting any known faults or hazards ·Continually communicate with the Service Manager to identify extra work and to monitor progress ·Complete invoices accurately, clearly and quickly. ·Check that all authorised work has been completed and charged. Handle all forms of payment accurately. ·Agree appropriate vehicle collection and delivery arrangements with customers ·Experience using Kerridge, One Link or Pinnacle or similar DMS system Service Advisor Skills & Qualifications ·Must have 1+ years main dealership experience ·Exceptional customer service skills ·Confident in up selling products ·Experience in working within a high volume environment To apply please express your interest via a call or send your CV to Lucy Joy Tel:Mobile Friendly) Mobile