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Fleet Acquisition Director

  • Job added:   22 July 2016
  • Salary :   £80k -£90k dependant on experience + benefits
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Reference :   20081

Fleet Acquisitions Director

Our Client is a major, worldwide brand and their significant standing within the car hire sector, both corporate and private, is without question. Recognizing the talent and input from the internal team is a huge part of the Company's success as well as a passion for excellence in all facets of the business; this vacancy affords the opportunity to work within this outstanding Company and have a real impact on its positive objectives.

Based near Heathrow Airport the role requires development and implementation of a Country by Country Fleet Acquisition policy that meets both the Companies fleet cost targets and customer specific requirements. This will call into play negotiations with multiple OEM suppliers, Dealership Groups and Auction Groups to insure a diverse range of vehicles, both new and used, together with continuity of standards and supply.

The preferred candidate will be educated to Degree level and possess an in depth knowledge of the automotive sector preferably from a vehicle contract hire, OEM fleet sales or fleet management perspective, with fleet purchasing forming part of your skill set. The continuance and positive development of both external and internal stakeholders is essential to the role so your interpersonal and presentation skills will be evident and natural. Chairing revue meetings, creating efficiencies and bringing forward strategies to constantly improve your area of responsibility will form a key measure of your success.

The rewards are commensurate with the importance of this role (as a guide to £90kpa) +Training and real career opportunities.


How To Apply

For a confidential discussion please call Derek Webb, Managing Director on 01889 591554 at Nicholas Recruitment. Alternatively please apply on line.

Due to the technical nature of this role we are unable to consider candidates without fleet purchasing skills.

If this role is not for you but you know someone who fits the bill perfectly we want to hear from you. We offer an excellent referral reward scheme - please visit Nicholas Recruitment website for further details

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