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General Manager for SEAT & SKODA

SEAT Darlington

Competitive basic salary, OTE up to 100,000 depending on experience and Company Car

We are looking for an experienced General Manager to look after our dual site of SEAT and SKODA in Darlington! This fantastic opportunity is looking after our successful businesses on McMullen Road Darlington with a package of up to £100,000 per annum depending on skills and experience!

This is a very busy site with a high volume used car operation.

Our competitive advantage lies in the quality of people we employ. As such we don't invite just anyone to become part of our team; we look for colleagues with determination and commitment to take our business forward with passion, drive and integrity.

You will be accountable for all aspects of the site, fostering manufacturer relationship, introducing marketing strategies to improve performance, controlling finance and cost control and of course people management. You must have strong leadership skills as your primary focus will be to motivate and inspire your team to be the best that they can be, while ensuring policies, processes and legislation are adhered to and customer and colleague health and safety is prioritised to ensure everyone goes home safe at the end of each day.

These brands are very demanding and you must be able to manage the dual aspect of the role. However one outstanding fact is that we have 2 very settled and performing teams and this shines through in our customer and colleagues satisfaction scores.

Any General Manager joining our leadership team needs to live our Values, think people not just profit, take accountability and establish a culture based on trust and transparency. You will have a strong track record as a General Manager within the sector, preferably with VAG experience however this is not essential.


If your application is successful, we will need to complete employment checks prior to you starting with us. For this role, this will include us verifying your recent employment, address and credit history. We will also conduct a criminal record check and a driving licence check,

You will have access to a range of enviable benefits as part of the Vertu Reward scheme including, our Senior Executive pension scheme, on-going training and progression opportunities, company car, private medical insurance, share options and incentive plan.

We will also invest in you by providing you with a range of learning opportunities including online self-development and motivational training content that will help you become more effective at achieving your personal and professional goals.

If you want to help make our mission a reality, enjoy a role that offers an unparalleled level of autonomy with the benefit of a strong and supportive leadership team around you and are interested in joining the most progressive team in the industry, apply today.

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SEAT Darlington

Visit our dedicated SEAT Darlington webpage.

Address:

McMullen Road
Darlington
County Durham
DL1 1XP