Parts Advisor

Vehicle / Car Parts Advisor Required for Prestigious Car Business

Based in Orpington

Circa £20k per annum

Working with luxury vehicles


Our client, an independent prestige dealership in the Orpington area, is looking for a driven and ambitious Parts Advisor to join their aftersales team.


You will be working with some of the most premium cars on the market, so a passion for the industry is essential!


Key Objectives:

  • To maintain parts stock and stock records

· Identify parts items required by the Workshop technician and to then find their location within the stores.

· In the event that the required item(s) is/are not in stock to telephone around and subsequently progress/chase the order, keeping the relevant department advised of progress.

· Utilising the system to place orders with the manufacturer.

· To advise Service personnel immediately required items are received in stock and available for issue.

· Upon receipt of incoming goods, to place these in the appropriate location and update stock records accordingly.

· To maintain a constant surveillance of Parts Stores area to maintain security.

· Upon request to assist with the twice-yearly stock takes of items in store.

  • To be familiar with all forms of parts return to both dealer and Manufacturer


Key success criteria:

  • To ensure parts stockholding is kept to a minimum

· Stock availability / stock value

· Team working and communication with other departments

· Ability to operate computer facilities efficiently, locating parts quickly

· Ability to handle all types of payment transaction efficiently and accurately, ensuring at all times that the Company's assets and interests are safeguarded

· Ability to follow up pre-placed orders successfully and obtain results in terms of rapid delivery

  • Contribution to keeping the Parts Department clean, tidy and attractive


Applicant's requirements for this Car Service Advisor Role:

  • You must have previous experience within a parts department

· You must be a good communicator and have great customer satisfaction skills

· You must be organised and efficient.

  • You must have a full manual driving licence with no more than 6 points


Working Hours: Monday to Friday plus Saturday Mornings on rota

If this Vehicle / Car Parts Advisor Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Kent please contact Beth Allen at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.

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