Assistant Garage Manager Job in London

Location London
Sector Corporate Staffing
Job Role Management
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £30,000-35,000
Job Number  47491
Created 12 February 2018


A new client of Greycoat Lumleys is looking for an Assistant Garage Manager with previous experience in the motor trade to take pressure of the owner and manage the Auto shop. This is a one stop auto shop in West London that as well as accepting regular customers also looks after the luxury cars for 41 embassies in the UK.


Though advantageous out client will accept a candidate that doesn't necessarily have managerial experience but is from the motor trade and is ready step up and be moulded to take over the auto shop. You will be helping to manage 4 car mechanics, 1 MOT tester, 4 body shop mechanics, 1 cleaner, 1 general assistant and a valet so you will be expected to know the ins and outs of a garage.


This role would suit someone looking for a new challenge and is willing to learn.


You will be expected to:

  • To Manage all service & Body shop enquiries,

  • To meet greet customer, identify customers

  • Communicate with workshop and vehicle status

  • Ensure the vehicles are finished on time

  • Ensure day to day running & ordering parts as necessary

  • Liaise with the insurance company engineers .


The ideal candidate will:

  • Be a quick decision maker

  • Knows how to spot issues fast

  • Be quick-witted

  • Be ready to learn

  • Be a multi-tasker

  • Posses Business Acumen

  • Know how to produce a quick turn around to customers


Hours: The shop is open Monday - Friday 08:00 - 19:00 & Saturdays from 9:00 - 14:00. The owner is happy for you to start between 08:00 & 09:30. You will be expected to work around 47 hours but as the manager this can sometimes be more or less.


Holidays: 30 days holiday + 8 bank holidays


Salary: £30,000 and will rise to £35,000 after probation


An MOT Tester License is not essential.

If you feel you are right for the role then apply now.


Consultant:Darren Lewis

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