Our client is the world’s largest automotive services company and, through its unparalleled range of products and services, drives every stage of the used vehicle lifecycle. A subsidiary of one of the world’s leading media companies and providers of automotive services, they handle nearly 10 million used vehicles worldwide, facilitating transactions representing more than $50 billion in value. In the UK, they provide a national physical and on-line auction network, comprising 18 centres.
They also provide vehicle inspection, repair, reconditioning and pre-sale preparation; transport; logistics; full defleet management and outsourced end-of-contract administration. In addition, they are the UK’s leading automotive digital marketing specialist providing retail marketing and specialist web marketing support to more than 85% of the Top 200 UK dealer groups.
About the Role
Joining their Colchester Auction Centre, the Quality Control Inspector will act as technical expert between Auction Centres, Inspection Services and mutual customers, ensuring the Inspection policy and process is adhered to at all levels.
Quality Assessment is a key element of this role and you will be required to record inspection and image compliance using TQM methodologies, analyse data and recommend best course of action to site management. You will act as the first point of escalation for customer queries related to inspections and inspection products, and work alongside auction centre management teams to provide regular feedback and support day to day inspection related operations. You will also keep accurate records of inspections performance and ensure the quality control process is timely and has no impact on the productivity of SWIFT.
About the Role
Candidates for this role must have proven competence and ability of vehicle estimating, techniques of repair and the vehicle inspection process to include HH technology, and ideally hold an industry recognised qualification such as IMI or BVRLA. With a proven track record of driving teams to meet SLA and KPI requirements, you will be comfortable influencing stakeholders to create service/technical improvements and have experience of successful improving team and individuals’ performance. Expert knowledge of NAMA AutoGrading is also a must.
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