Service Advisor

  • Location:

    Kingston upon Hull

  • Sector:

    Service Department

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Helen Terry

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01134 689384

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

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Service Advisor required at Commercial Main Dealer in Hull.
- £20,000 - £25,000 per annum
- Hours: Monday to Friday, 7am – 4:30pm. 1 in 2 Saturday mornings.

Our longstanding and trusted Commercial client in Hull is seeking an Experienced Service Advisor to join the team.

Applications are sought from all Service Advisors, whether that be from another Commercial Business, a Car Main Dealer or an Independent Garage.

Your role will be to work within the Service Department to help with the smooth and efficient running of the department.

You will be required to book in work into the workshop, load and programme the workshop to maintain a steady flow of work. You will need to display excellent customer service skills and a sales-minded attitude; and have the energy and drive to achieve the company’s objectives. Importantly, you must be a team player. Experience in motor trade in a similar role and IT skills are essential, and Kerridge experience is desirable.

Key duties of service advisor:
- Book work into work shop and maintain a steady flow.
- Organising customer bookings and loading workshop.
- Communicates with clients about vehicle problems, insurance questions, and warranty issues.
- Maintains positive relationships with clients to ensure repeat and return customers.
- Approaches transactions with sales-minded professionalism, sell products and services to clients, including making clients aware of all packages and retail options available.
- Answers customer questions about services, including when to expect vehicle repairs.
- Displays extensive knowledge about products and services and of the service department.
- Ensures customer vehicle is finished on time and details for customer services rendered and costs for those services, ensuring satisfaction at every step of interaction.
- Uses all methods of customer communication, including online bookings, phone calls, and in person interactions, to schedule and book appointments, vehicle drop-offs, and vehicle pickups.
- Communicates with technicians about vehicle statuses, and ensures that vehicles will be ready for customer on time.
- Acts as an advocate for clients when communicating vehicle problems and needs to repair department.  Liaises with technicians about parts ordering to ensure requisite parts are available when vehicle repairs require them, and communicates any time restrictions to customers in timely manner.
- Processes customer payments.
- Demonstrates extensive knowledge of service department.

If this Service Advisor Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Hull please contact Helen Terry at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.