Vehicle Damage Assessor

  • Bolton, Greater Manchester
  • Up to £35000 per annum + Pension, Free Parking
  • VR/29190
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Are you an experienced Vehicle Damage Assessor? Are you looking for an office based role with a highly successful, established company that really looks after its staff? If so, this could be just what you're looking for! The role offers a salary of £35,000 and superb career prospects along with great benefits including holidays that rise to 28 days plus bank holidays over time along with your birthday as an extra day off and a half day for Christmas shopping, support for professional qualifications, free parking, staff rewards and social events

What will you be doing as a Vehicle Damage Assessor:
Working in the office, you will be carrying out estimating work for the damage via digital images. Duties will include:
· Assessing, negotiating and authorising vehicle damage repair estimates using image and estimating systems
· Assessing and negotiating vehicle total loss settlements
· Monitoring performance of approved repairers, recognising potential areas of improvement
· Building relationships with approved repairers
· Providing technical support to the claims handling teams
· Managing customer expectations and potential problems, preventing escalation into complaints

We would LOVE to hear from you if you have the following skills and experience:
· Recent experience in a similar role such as Automotive Engineer Assessor, Independent Assessor or as a body shop Vehicle Damage Assessor
· Knowledge and understanding of accident repair methods, vehicle valuations and accident damage estimating
· ATA VDA Accreditation/IMI, IAEA, AQP qualifications or working towards will be advantageous
· Strong customer care skills with active listening skills
· General IT skills with Word Excel and Outlook

What will you get in return for your work as a Vehicle Damage Assessor? 
· A salary of £35,000
· 21 days holiday plus bank holidays, rising over time to 28 days plus bank holidays
· Your birthday as an extra day's holiday along with a half day for seasonal shopping
· The ability to sell holidays
· Healthcare cashback plan
· A 35 hour working week
· Free parking
· Pension scheme
· Discounted sports and social activities
· Support for industry-relevant qualifications
· Casual dress code, free allocation of branded clothing
· Breakfast provided
· Cycle to work scheme
· A cash bonus for going above and beyond

To apply
If this sounds like a Vehicle Damage Assessor role you would love, please email your CV today

We aim to respond to all successful applications within 2 days. If you haven't been contacted within 2 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held. Please check our Website and apply directly for any other suitable positions you see. We apologise that we are unable to contact everyone in person and thank you for your interest.

Lydia Collins

Lydia Collins

Recruitment Consultant

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