Vehicle Damage Assessor

  • Location

    Isleworth, Middlesex

  • Sector:

    Accident Repair Centre, Vehicle Damage Assessor

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  • Salary:

    Up to £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Lightfoot

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Estimator required in Isleworth for Main Dealer
£28,000 Basic £35,000 Bonus
Monday-Friday ONLY
Main Dealer Benefits

Our client an Automotive Main Dealer in the Isleworth area is currently looking to hire a VDA (Vehicle Damage Assessor) or Estimator for their busy bodyshop.

You will ideally live within the Twickenham area or be able to travel to the Isleworth area and have a working experience of Estimating as well as used to working in a PAS125 Bodyshop, ATA would be a benefit and a knowledge of Audatex.

Key tasks:
* To carry out accurate estimates ensuring a blend of profitable pricing and job retention.
* Ensure that the work carried out by the Bodyshop achieves the required levels of profitability, work quality and customer satisfaction.
* Co-ordinate all activities within the Body Repair area to ensure maximum profits are achieved, objectives are met and C S I targets are achieved.
* To arrange the flow of work in the most efficient manner; maximize the sale of labour and materials whilst adhering to agreed completion dates.
* Promote good customer relations through expeditious and courteous handling of the public.
* To ensure that paint and materials are used in the most economic way and control purchase and stock levels.
To ensure all outside suppliers' invoices are passed for payment and charged to customers where applicable.

It is preferable that applicants are ATA accredited or be working towards this and have Audatex experience / qualifications. You must have the ability to work under pressure and have a stable career background within a similar role in a bodyshop / accident repair centre.

Skills required:
* Ability to influence and negotiate with a wide range of people
* Good interpersonal skills and able to work effectively with a range of people
* Ability to convey complex technical information in a straightforward manner to non-specialists as well as specialists
* Effective team worker with the ability to support other team members

Our Client offers a fantastic salary package, with company car, and a very good bonus scheme.

If you have the skillset for this Estimator Job, please get in touch with Charlotte at Perfect Placement Automotive Recruitment.

We are the UK's leading Automotive Recruitment Consultancy, if you are looking to refresh your Automotive Career please get in touch with us, we have many Motor Trade Jobs available across the whole of the UK ranging from Vehicle Damage Assessor to Panel Beater to Bodyshop Manager.