Job Description

Trainee Undergraduate Manager in Gloucester.
  • Starting salary up to £28,000 per annum which will increase over the length of your service.
  • Various benefits including company car, health car provisions, and staff discounts.
  • 8:00am-6:00pm Mon-Fri and 1 in 2 Sat 8:30am-12:30pm. 
Do you currently work in the motor trade or have you always wanted to work in the motor trade? Are you interested in the prospects of moving in to a management role but feel your currently restricted to be able to do that?

If so then our client, a multi-franchise approved car dealer group based across the South Wales, South West and West Midlands regions, are looking to recruit a Trainee Undergraduate Manager to join their busy Gloucester dealership.
Our client are looking for an exceptional individual to work across their group, rising to the challenge of training to be a manager whilst studying for a Level 6 Chartered Management Apprenticeship Degree. The degree is a fully-funded 3-year study programme to complete Levels 4, 5 and 6 of a Chartered Management Degree via the University of Gloucester and should ultimately lead to you securing a full-time permanent job in a management role at our client's business. The job role is made up of on the job learning predominantly in the aftersales side of a car dealership (vehicle servicing, MOT's, repairs, parts, and warranty), mentored by a senior manager and work place coach, university day release and course work, supported by a university mentor.

The successful Trainee Undergraduate Manager will live within a reasonable commuting distance of Gloucester and have at least a minimum of 3 years customer facing experience, hold Level 5 GCSE's in English and Maths (ideally Science as well but this essential), and have a UK driving licence with minimal points. Any previous or current experience working the automotive industry would be highly beneficial but isn't essential. Overall you will have problem solving ability, be capable of thinking strategically, and be able to conform to our client's values. You will also need to be able to commit to study for 3 years.

What's in it for you? For your hard work as an Trainee Undergraduate Manager our client is offering:
  • Starting salary up to £28,000 per annum which will increase over the length of your service.
  • 31 days annual leave with your holiday allowance increasing over the length of your service.
  • Personal company car
  • Full manufacturer authorized training and a fully-funded Chartered Management Apprentice degree.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Various company benefits including personal healthcare provisions, online retail and staff discounts, discounted gym memberships, free MOT's and 50% of services.
  • Fantastic career prospects with a business recognised as a ‘Best Company to Work For' by the Sunday Times.
  • Working hours from 8:00am-6:00pm Monday to Friday with one in two Saturdays 8:30am-12:30pm.
If you are interested in hearing more about this Trainee Undergraduate Manager job in the Gloucester area, please contact Reggie Edwards at Perfect Placement Today.

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