- Sales - Customer Services
01 October 2018 X

Vehicle Asset Manager with Company Car–

Salary £30,000 with company car
Location Leeds
Type Permanent
Sector Business Support Sales

About the post–

This is an outstanding opportunity to work with the UK’s fastest growing and market leader of premium, prestige and specialist vehicles in Rental, Leasing and Sales.

To act as a key stakeholder in the disposal, acquisition, movement and allocation of vehicle type. To take overall ownership of the disposal of the vehicle fleet and be a key stakeholder in vehicle acquisition’s, ensuring the fleet mix is continuously monitored, correct and adequate for the demands of clients, seasonal trends and geographical locations within the UK.

Reporting directly to the Group Commercial Director, ensure that the fleet mix is adequate for the demands of our clients, seasonal trends and geographic needs. Using MI, available and industry knowledge to continuously monitor the operational fleet requirements for the group including involvement of the acquisition of specific vehicle types to satisfy client demand, ensuring vehicle specification and details are correctly registered within systems and the effective disposal of vehicles through the available disposal routes. Provide support and assistance to ensure that the Fleet Department achieves agreed P&L targets and operates within departmental predefined budgets. Communicate effectively and professionally with all internal and external customers whilst delivering a high level of service. Assist management in any reasonable task as deemed necessary.

  • To ensure the right vehicles are at the right location at the right time to satisfy client demand and fleet utilisation.
  • Methodical and strategic in approaching the placement, movement and whereabouts of vehicles.
  • Involved in the ordering of fleet replacements and new vehicle requirements, maximising any potential early de-fleet opportunities.
  • Review all defleet paperwork from branches to minimise/ensure most cost effective de-fleet channel at end of life.
  • To work closely with the senior management within the business, making recommendations on fleet acquisition or de-fleet actions that are best for the business.
  • To make commercial decisions on end of life fleet vehicle refurbishments and ensuring disposal vehicles are disposed of through the correct channels (specialist car sales, used car sales, auction and trade etc).
  • To ensure UK de-fleet age / mileage profiles are met, minimising vehicle holding costs and maximising disposal profitability.
  • To ensure the timeliness of vehicle receipting and the accuracy of vehicle asset data recorded within the business operational systems.
  • The timeliness of in transit vehicle moves, including vehicle V5s, service histories, spare keys etc.
  • Support with the fleet utilisation by continually monitoring and establishing fleet requirements and trends in accordance with client demand.

What we need from you–

  • Organised, capable of working on own initiative and managing workloads to deadlines and prioritise accordingly.
  • Sound understanding of vehicle technology, specification’s and disposal routes. Be familiar with BVRLA Fair Wear & Tear policy. Must possess a full clean driving licence.

What you’ll get–

  • Vehicle Asset Manager - Vehicle Leasing
  • Salary: £30,000 with Company Car
  • Holiday: 21 Days + Bank Holidays

If you are interested in this role, please apply ASAP or contact Emma Sayles at POST- for more details. This vacancy is being advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd. 

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