Temp to Perm Service Advisor

  • Location
    Chelmsford, Essex
  • Category
    Motoring and Automotive - Service Receptionist
  • Contract Type
    Temporary contract
  • Salary
    £25,000.00/Year
  • OrganizationType
    Office

Job Title: Temp to Perm Service Advisor


Term: Temp to Perm


Location: Chelmsford, Essex


Salary: £25,000 per annum


Hours: Monday to Friday, 8am - 6pm & 1x3 Saturdays, 8am - 1pm



An exciting temp to perm opportunity has become available at a company based in Chelmsford! You can expect some amazing benefits, such as a bonus scheme and free parking.



*Please note, you must have previous experience in a similar role to be considered



Your key responsibilities as a Service Advisor would be to:



  • Making outbound calls, taking service bookings and inputting on reservation system

  • Greet customers, discuss, identify and progress routine service and repair requirements

  • Promote the sale of service and accessories

  • Ensure that maximum profit is achieved from all service works in accordance with company policy

  • Discuss and identify manufacturer's warranty, routine service, and repair requirements with customers, obtaining background information to assist the service team in diagnosis-testing-inspecting

  • Ensure that service and repair jobs are completed satisfactorily and to the time specified making sure all warranty items are available for return to manufacturers

  • Issue repair orders to the workshop technicians adding any further information that may appertain to the repair

  • Ensure that any delay in the completion of work is reported to the customer

  • Ensure all materials used and time employed on each vehicle is recorded on job cards and that the mechanical write up is correct for works carried out and signed accordingly

  • Accept payments for work according to company policy

  • Accurately cost all invoices for payment

  • Ensure that all clerical functions within the Reception area are carried out in accordance with company policy

  • Ensure price lists and charge out rates are always kept up to date

  • Prepare and analyse job cards for work carried out under the terms of warranty

  • Ensure that all warranty policies and procedures are adhered to

  • General Reception duties



We would love to speak to candidates with the following skills and attributes:



  • Always deliver outstanding customer service

  • Knowledge of the Motor industry, parts and service is preferred

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

  • Ability to communicate equally with Mechanics, Customers and Senior Management

  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc)



Benefits of becoming an Office Angels Temp:



  • Weekly Pay

  • Up to 28 days annual leave

  • Dedicated consultant to support your job search

  • First opportunity to see permanent positions

  • Access to free eyecare vouchers

  • Temp of the Month awards

  • Timesheets can be completed on mobile devices

  • Perks at work

  • Discount schemes

  • Access to Well-being platforms



Next steps…


If you're interested in this position and have the skills and attributes listed above, then please apply today.

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