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Service Advisor

Service Advisor

Job Title: Service Advisor
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Rayleigh
Industry: Automotive
Reference: DH010724_1719847926
Contact Name: Dawn Halford
Contact Email:
Job Published: 01 July 2024
Job Description

Here at Vibe Recruit we are currently assisting our client's expanding business and are now offering an exciting opportunity to join the team, as Service Advisor at the Rayleigh branch. This is a full-time temporary role, working Monday - Friday 8:00am - 6:00pm, with rotational Saturdays.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that we are always providing the highest level of after sales customer care and satisfaction, giving the customer the best possible experience.
  • Talks and listens to customers to build rapport and understand their service/repair requirements.
  • Uses a good understanding of the customer's needs to guide them towards the product/service that will best meet their needs.
  • Provides accurate estimates for servicing and repairs, ensuring that the customer is fully aware of the likely costs and timescales involved and setting expectations accordingly.
  • Introduces the customer to the appropriate technician to discuss details of the work that is required, where this will add value for both the customer and the dealership.
  • Schedules work to meet customer requirements, considering workshop/body shop utilisation targets, job complexity and parts availability.
  • Encourages the sale of genuine parts and accessories whenever possible, acting on opportunities to sell additional products/services and market current promotions.
  • Works with colleagues and other teams across the centre to provide a seamless service to customers (e.g., by informally observing and responding to the needs of customers who are not being attended to by other members of staff)
  • Ensures opportunities for sales by other teams are followed up by the most appropriate specialist.
  • Ensures that each service or repair is followed up with a personal call to check the customer is happy with the service provide.

What you'll bring to the role:

  • A proven high level of customer service skills, and enjoyment in working with the people.
  • Previous experience of working in customer service, preferably in an automotive setting but not essential
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to explain complex matters in understandable terms.
  • Able to take initiative and ownership of issues with a proactive can-do attitude.
  • Able to multi-task and switch between tasks whilst remaining organised.
  • A team player who offers help and support to others.
  • Willingness to learn and keep up to date with product and technical information.
  • Thrives in a high-pressured environment.

If this role is of interest, then please click apply or call 01869 321 322 for more information

Vibe Recruit is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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