• Southampton
  • Salary Negotiable USD / Year

Just Recruitment Solutions are currently seeking to recruit an Automotive VDA on behalf of our client, a well-known Accident Repair Centre 

With ATA accreditation

A rare opportunity has arisen for an Estimator based in a Body Shop repair centre.

About the position
The successful candidate for our Bodyshop Estimator position will have some experience in a high-pressured environment.
A large part of the Bodyshop Estimator position involves:
Carrying out estimates accurately, in detail acceptable to the Manager and sending these to customers in a timely manner.
Ensuring you clearly identify and understand the customer’s needs and desires.
Maintaining a thorough understanding of the full range of competitors’ products and services.
Informing customers of additional repairs needed over and above those estimated for, including approximate costs and revised completion.
Liaising with insurance companies / third parties to access necessary claim information.
Carrying out all estimate follow-ups.
Handing over completed vehicles ensuring customer satisfaction with work carried out.
Making sure a constant communication is adhered to at all times with approved repairer.
Assisting the Workshop Controller to achieve recorded completion dates or advise Bodyshop Administrator of issues affecting completion date.
Responsibility for work quality and final checking of all vehicles for both the repair and completion stage.
About our requirements
We expect you to demonstrate some skills that will prove very beneficial in the position, including:
Ability to work to deadlines and targets.
Strong teamwork skills.
Strong organisational and multi-tasking skills.
Confident and professional communication skills. 

Apply with confidence.

Please ensure your CV is up to date, and has all relevant contact details including address.

If you have what it takes, please apply by sending your up-to-date CV and a brief covering letter, detailing why you should be considered to Sharon Watson

Due to the volume of applicants we receive, it may not be possible to respond to every one individually. If you do not receive a response within 7 days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion, but if you do have relevant industry experience, we will retain your details and will be in touch when further suitable roles emerge.