Depot Manager

Reading £ 50,000 p.a. + Car + Pension Permanent

Job Reference: 013720

Leading manufacturer and distributor of special purpose vehicles is seeking a Depot Manager to lead and manage the team within their thriving Reading site. The Depot Manager will lead people and the associated budgets for the depot, ensuring the highest levels of customer service are maintained.



Salary: £ 48,000 - £ 50,000 p.a. + Company Car + Pension + Benefits


Commutable from: Reading, Newbury, Woking, Slough, West London



The Role


The Depot Manager will organise, direct and control the depot resources, staff and facilities for the site and ensure depot profitability is achieved. You will maintain effective control of expenses though accurate use of reporting and data in addition to maintaining the highest levels of customer feedback through insights and close partnering with clients.


The Depot Manager will lead by example in ensuring the highest levels of quality and professionalism across the site and carry out effective audits to highlight successes and any areas for improvement. The Depot Manager will support, coach and guide the workshop team and develop the internal resource plans, aligned to Depot budgets.



The Person


The Depot Manager will have dealership or depot management experience ideally within the heavy goods/commercial vehicle arena and deliver management of the team from a data-led and motivational perspective. You will lead the performance management for the depot and demonstrate a solid technical understanding of commercial vehicles within the context of a service depot and/or dealership.


An excellent customer manner is required for the role, alongside the ability to manage a large and often complex workload within frequently strict timelines for customer updates based on their requirements. You will have managed large teams and be able to positively influence a team to achieve the best levels of service and results. Excellent customer service will be at the cornerstone of the Depot Manager`s remit.



To apply, please contact Cameron Tasker a current CV via email.

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