Service Manager - Franchise Motordealership

Cape Town (Western Cape)


Market related basic salary + commission + benefits


Great opportunity at a very busy franchise dealership service department based in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town. Specific brand experience is a requirement.

We (our client) are looking for a strong service manager who understands OEM processes and procedures and comes from a large dealer - dealing with an average of 60 or more bookings per day.

Complete package is market related and based on last / current received + bonus + incentives + medical aid + provident fund + use of company vehicle etc.

Job Description Summary Your main function is to manage a team of staff members (technical and front line) and to ensure increase in turnover and achieving the highest standard of CSI as well as meeting manufacturers standards and operational guidelines.

  • Providing an informative, professional and friendly link between the customer and the workshop ensuring guaranteed customer satisfaction.
  • Daily management of Work in Progress to ensure smooth running of the workshop and resulting in excellent quality service delivery.
  • Management of staff (both technical and administrative) ensuring all processes and procedures are followed to maximise workshop profitability and quality.
  • General management, ensuring all policies and procedures are followed relating to loan vehicles, warranty age analysis, training etc.


  • Must have minimum 3 years working experience as a Service Manager at a large size franchise dealership. Candidate must currently be in this position or no longer than 3 to 6 months out of the trade.
  • Minimum Matric / Grade 12 / N3 qualification.
  • Technical qualification preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills in English, both written and spoken.
  • Mathematical skills and ability to calculate figures relating to discounts, percentages, commissions etc.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of challenging situations at one time.
  • Computer literacy skills to include Evolve and MS Office
  • Valid drivers’ license with no endorsements.
  • Clear criminal and ITC record
  • Physically fit to handle the physical demands of this position to perform their job function.

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