Available Car Cannock

Assistant Showroom Manager

Cannock - £45,000 + bonus


Available Car is a family-owned Used Car Supermarket with 4 branches across the Midlands and Yorkshire. Due to continued expansion, we are looking for a showroom manager to join our team. Experience within a high-volume operation and achieving targets is a necessity.  well-developed leadership skills and management experience, gained from within the automotive industry. This role is a main driving force for the success of the site, and as such, demands the highest levels of professionalism and customer service. 

Our Benefits:

  • £45,000 per annum + bonus
  • 24 days holiday + bank holidays + Birthday off
  • “Available Anniversaries” (Days off to support with life changing moments)
  • Room for progression
  • Training opportunities
  • Employee discount scheme
  • Long Service Awards
  • Death in Service
  • Charity Day Off
  • Occupational Health
  • Corporate gym membership/discounts
  • Friendly team environment

About the role:

  • Highly motivated, energetic and ambitious with an ability to work under pressure in a fast-moving environment.
  • Experience of working within the Automotive industry in a Used Car Sales environment, managing a large team of 40 to 50.
  • Excellent working knowledge of Dealer Management Systems, CDK Drive or similar.
  • Experience of working with a range of brands.
  • Work effectively with team to achieve own and team’s monthly sales targets.
  • Achieves KPI’s and targets set out by the senior management team.
  • Mentor, support and guide newer members of the team.
  • Strong direction and leadership qualities.
  • Ability to build positive customer and staff relationships.
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills, computer literate.
  • Exceptional Interpersonal and Customer Service skills.
  • To ensure all customers enquiring via digital platforms are responded in a timely and professional manner.
  • Organised, and capable with a keen eye for attention to detail, both written and verbal.
  • Experience and up-to-date knowledge of the finance and insurance products.
  • Be a fit and proper person as defined by the FCA as you will be conducting regulated activity.
  • Full UK Driving licence.

About you:

You will be a dedicated professional with experience of managing a team of 40 – 50. You will be an Enthusiastic leader, be a role model for team members to learn from and have a reputation for getting results. You will be resilient with the ability to thrive in a high-target, high-pressure environment whilst inspiring your team to do the same.

Skills required:

  • Previous Showroom Manager experience advantageous
  • Experienced Business Managers / Senior Sales Executives with a proven successful track record looking for next step
  • Contribute fully within the team, ensuring the right environment is maintained at all times.
  • Motivated and dedicates sales professional with the ability to inspire others.
  • Full UK driving licence is essential to the role as you will be driving manual, automatic & electric vehicle.

Hours: 42 hours per week. 5 days out of 7 on a rota. This will include the weekend when we experience our busiest days.

Pay:  £45,000 per annum + bonus

If this is you, we would love to hear from you! 

At Available Car, we are passionate about diversity and inclusion. Our values and the way we behave are important to us. We have a working environment where we value and respect every individual’s unique contribution, supporting our colleagues to thrive and achieve their full potential.

We are committed to creating an equitable environment and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, socio-economic background, religion and/or belief.

To apply, please send an email to [email protected], stating the role you are applying for within the subject of the email.