Parts Advisor

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NATIONWIDE ACCIDENT REPAIR SERVICES PLC
Location
Tamworth
Posted
10 Mar 2018
Closes
08 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Benefits: This job includes:

  • 22 days’ holiday plus Bank Holidays,
  • Salary sacrifice schemes including childcare vouchers
  • Workplace Pension and Life Assurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme.
  • IMI (ATA) Accreditation Support, through our Nationwide Academy
  • Mobile Phone Discount Scheme and My Nationwide Car Scheme
  • Tool Club
  • My Nationwide Rewards, which includes discounts at Major supermarkets, High Street retailers, Travel & much more! Average saving is around £500 per year
  • Uniform

Are you a Parts Advisor looking to move into a Parts Manager job in the next year?

About Us

Nationwide aims to be the employer of choice within the accident repair industry. We put a lot of time and effort into finding and nurturing the very best candidates for every job, recognising and rewarding your achievements and supporting your personal development.

Achieving this goal will help us maintain our position as the one of Europe’s leading accident repair networks. It will also enable us to set the standard by which all other accident repair centres are measured.

Nationwide is one of Europe’s largest accident repair networks with 120+ bodyshops, mobile repair, glazing and accident management services. Since our inception, we have set the industry benchmark in accident repair and we continue to provide services to the world’s most recognised car manufacturers and dealerships from all over the world using our tried and tested award-winning approach.

We have doubled in size in the last 2 years and with future expansion on the horizon it has never been a better time to join the team.

The job of Parts Advisor

Are you an experienced Parts Advisor that wants to work for a larger and progressive company offering the security of long term job stability and day to day variety? Our company has grown significantly, and continues to do so and as such we have been a major success story and are a well sought after company to work for.


As a Parts Advisor you will be an integral member of the operational team. You will be responsible for the day to day running of the parts department. Daily duties will include receiving parts into stock, booking of parts to workshop jobs, maintaining stock levels and dealing with internal customers. Utilising your sound knowledge of vehicle layout, parts catalogues and computer stock lists, you’ll also ensure our pricing structures are kept up-to-date, and that stock control is always secure and well maintained.

You will report into the General Manager who has been at Nationwide for several years. Neil has been a General Manager for one year after working his way up from Paint Technician, to VDA and then to managing his own body shop. He is passionate about Customers and his team and is absolutely determined to make his bodyshop the best in group. It’s an amazing team!

What you will be doing

Our Bodyshop is fast paced and exciting with lots of opportunity to make an incredible difference and apply your expertise and skill. In the job of Parts Advisor you will be receiving goods at the loading bay, checking them in against delivery note and then storing them according to the stock rotation plan. You will identify, locate and supply parts/accessories for workshop/body shop completing necessary documentation/computer entries and deal with exchange/replacement parts according to instruction and fully understand the stock control processes and policies.

Another very important aspect of the job is teamwork as you will be working with other colleagues in the bodyshop as well as across other functional areas.

So what about career progression?

Well the world is your oyster at Nationwide. As long as you have the right attitude and do a great job, Nationwide will invest in your learning, development and job progression. The obvious choice for you would be to progress to be a Parts Manager however there are many more jobs in Nationwide that you might be interested in and we will invest in you to help you reach your goals.

Take Curtis Woodley, a Panel Technician at Chelmsford Rapid repair. Chris started as an apprentice and says “I finished my Apprenticeship here but I’ve never stopped learning and developing my skill set. Nationwide have given me the opportunity to complete my ATA Accreditation and Aircon qualification as they saw that I had the potential and that I was eager to learn. I did the course at our Technical Training Centre in Goole which has a team of dedicated trainers just for Nationwide Team Members.

Come and join us, it’s awesome”. Nationwide are absolutely committed to making sure you have a great place to work and are excited and engaged in what you are doing. Nationwide will support and reward all of your achievements.

What we think good looks like

As a Parts Advisor we would like you to have an interest and passion in what we do. With professionalism appearance we would also appreciate it if you had excellent job knowledge and be highly motivated. Naturally, due to the nature of the job you will need to have a full UK/EU Driving Licence and the relevant qualifications for the job. We will help and support you with the rest

What happens next?

Press the Apply button now to start your application

Once you have applied for the job, we will initially consider your skills and experience based on your CV and application. If you match the job, we will be in touch with you to advise you of the next stage in the process.

Nationwide is an equal opportunities employer and positively welcomes all applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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