Caravan/Recreational Vehicle General Manager | Brisbane Sth/Gold Coast

If you’re seeking an opportunity to build a business and bask in its successes this is the role for you. Apply now for a conversation in confidence.

Posted: October 9th, 2020
Work Type: Permanent
Location: QLD Metro
Top Selling Points
  • Be your boss! Really!
  • Build the business from the ground up – new business
  • Supportive owners that won’t get in the way

About the company

Our clients are well known from the automotive industry and have committed to building a brand new Caravan/Recreational dealership specialising in the sale of new and preowned vans, alongside a rental caravan and recreational vehicle business. The business is a privately held organisation where the owners not wishing to participate in the daily operations relying on the successful candidate to be the main decision-maker and to have autonomy. 

 
About the role
 
We’re seeking an experienced automotive or recreational dealership General Manager with full site accountability across Sales, Aftersales, Trade, and Rental aspects. 
 
Duties and Responsibilities

  • Hands-on business operations 
  • Full HR accountability (Recruitment, Performance Management)
  • Full accountability of all department areas
  • Confident and approachable to Manufacturers
  • Ability to travel to relevant shows/selling opportunities to drive a strong result

 
Skills and Experience

  • Previous experience in managing recreational or light vehicle dealerships essential
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Experience and a strong focus on customer metrics
  • Exceptional KPI awareness and strong business acumen
  • Experience in Stock Management + Floorplan
  • Knowledge of DMS systems 
Culture and Benefits

 

As stated, the owners high-level operators and well respected in business and region. On offer is the chance to build the new venture in your image with the strong potential of future equity on the table for the right candidate. The potential site is yet to be identified but will be located strategically between Brisbane and the Gold Coast. You can expect a very generous remuneration package in line with the role and business.  

 

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, make contact or simply apply and we will get back to you.
 
About Automotive Talent
 
We are local to South East Queensland and partner with car dealerships across Australia to assist with their recruitment/employment needs finding the ‘perfect fit’ solutions. We are passionate about all things automotive and have the ability and experience to place ALL roles within the industry. Covering all aspects of the automotive industry, we would be honoured to be your career partner.
 
For more about this and other current jobs please visit our website at www.automotivetalent.com.au where you can also register with or contact us.

Caravan/Recreational Vehicle General Manager | Brisbane Sth/Gold Coast

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