Parts General Manager, Jobs, 517

Parts General Manager

Ref: 517 | Posted: 2nd Aug 2022



Competitive package including bonus & car allowance

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Ellis Mason are recruiting for a GENERAL PARTS MANAGER to join a commercial automotive business with offices in Hertfordshire.

As well as playing a key role within the Senior Management Team, the key overall functions include effectively managing the processes of inbound and outbound parts supply, maximise parts and accessory sales revenues to agreed targets and significantly enhance parts availability at Dealerships to increase customer satisfaction levels.


  • Competitive base salary
  • 20% annual bonus
  • 8% pension contribution
  • Company car
  • Hybrid working considered


  • Compliantly and effectively managing the Parts team, ensuring a high level of performance, motivation and enthusiasm.
  • Developing an effective Parts marketing strategy that will deliver growth at agreed levels.
  • Developing an e-commerce parts solution capable of competing with vehicle parts factors.
  • Significantly reducing instances of parts related VOR'S at Dealerships.
  • Promote company values to help ensure any parts related VOR'S are managed effectively
  • Ensuring all models of vehicles in the UK have parts & accessories availability in line with performance standards.
  • Agreeing and maintaining  parts related KPIs in all after sales contracts, including parts and logistics
  • Managing parts and accessories stock availability through control of logistics contractor.
  • Organising the DMS/EPC operational efficiency throughout the AR network.
  • Managing parts information and support service to authorised repairers.
  • Developing and managing additional parts services, including second line & BVP product necessary to combat penetration from factors and spurious parts providers.
  • Organising quarterly competitive reviews to ensure market competitiveness.
  • Developing and maintaining the parts accessories brochure in line with corporate guidelines.
  • Ultimately developing, agreeing & achieving the network AR parts and accessory targets.
  • Working with and satisfactorily managing the performance of TVS, developing the ongoing relationship to maximise service quality at minimal cost.
  • Ensuring PCN and supersession’s are managed to provide maximum financial advantages.
  • Monitoring parts back orders and taking appropriate actions with TVS.
  • Monitoring on an ongoing basis contractor performance, benchmarking against market and alternative contractors.
  • Producing  monthly reports to an agreed format.
  • Managing stock EPC to cover new product launches.
  • Ensuring the delivery of parts to dealers and the processing of returns and credits is carried out according to operating standards.
  • Ensuring parts initial stock levels are correct and maintained to AR operating standards.
  • Acting as the principal manager of new part introductions.

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the agency

A recruitment agency you can trust, Ellis Mason have been matching talented candidates with new job opportunities since 2017. Working with Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire & Cambridgeshire’s most successful businesses, Ellis Mason specialise in commercial recruitment; recruiting people skilled in administration, customer service, HR, finance, marketing, IT & more.

Being an independent recruitment agency means we really get to know our candidates. Saving time for both employers and employees by making the best possible matches. Acting as both a recruitment business and recruitment agency in the fulfilment of this role.

Thank you for your application, Where possible, we endeavour to contact all candidates, however due to the volume of applications, we ask that if you have not heard from us within 7 days to please accept that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.