Sales Manager – Norwich

Sales Manager – Major Car Franchise – Norwich Our client, a privately owned, well respected motor dealership group is seeking a Cars Sales Manager to join and leand the successful sales department of their dealership in Norwich This is a fast moving, high volume sales operation and the importance of this appointment means that solid, previous experience within automotive sales management is essential for this […]

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Dealer groups ‘facing database suicide over GDPR because of misguidance’ – Car Dealer Magazine

THE automotive sector is in the process of business suicide, led by a misguidance scandal over GDPR. That was the shocking claim made today by automotive retail solutions provider MotorVise.GDPR – or General Data Protection Regulation – comes into effect on May 25, replacing the EU’s Data Protection Directive 1995 and the UK’s Data Protection Act 1998. Firms deemed to have misused customer data after it […]

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MoT test changes 2018: new failure categories take effect | Auto Express

Tougher tests for diesel cars plus new Minor, Major and Dangerous defect categories introduced to MoT test. The MoT has undergone some of the most significant changes of its near 60-year history, with the arrival of stricter standards for diesels, and new defect categories for all cars taking effect on 20 May. All cars going through the MoT test will now have their faults judged […]

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Motability boss’s pay ‘unacceptable’ say MP committees – BBC News

The £1.7m salary paid to the chief executive of the firm which runs the Motability disabled car scheme is “totally unacceptable,” say MPs.The remuneration package of Mike Betts has grown by 78% from £954,000 in 2008.Motability said Mr Bett’s pay was based on a comparison with FTSE 250 firms.The Treasury and Work & Pensions committees found funds of £2.4bn were also being needlessly hoarded. The […]

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Ayrton Senna’s F1 car sells for £3.7m at Monaco auction

Ayrton Senna’s Monaco Grand Prix-winning Formula One car has been sold at auction at the Bonhams Monaco sale, almost exactly 25 years after he drove it to victory at the  city circuit. The 1993 McLaren-Ford MP4/8, chassis 6, sold for €4,197,500 after a lengthy and spirited bidding exchange on the Côte d’Azur overlooking Monte Carlo. Source: Ayrton Senna’s F1 car sells for £3.7m at Monaco auction

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Motordepot expands territory to Newcastle with opening of 7th car supermarket 

Motordepot, the used car supermarket group, has expanded into Tyneside. It has opened a major new facility at Vroom, the 8.2 acre motor park adjacent to the A19 at Newcastle. Along with a 10,000sq ft vehicle preparation and service centre, Motordepot has the capacity to display 400 cars. The motor park is owned by Northumberland Estates, which is committed to establishing Vroom as a top […]

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Vauxhall names Jeremy Townsend as new communications director 

Jeremy Townsend has been appointed as communications director at Vauxhall Motors, replacing Denis Chick. Townsend joins the brand from Renault where he held the role as communications director. He has historically held senior positions in sales and marketing teams at the French brand. Following the sale of Vauxhall to PSA Group, Townsend will have a part to play in the implementation of Vauxhall’s PACE! strategy […]

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Consent under the GDPR | ICO Blog

ICO Blog The Information Commissioner’s Office Skip to content Home Contributors ← New regulatory powers for the digital age Raising the bar – consent under the GDPR Posted on May 9, 2018 by icocomms By Steve Wood, Deputy Information Commissioner. We’ve already tackled some myths around consent when it comes to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and you’ll be pleased to hear we’ve now […]

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Account Director – Events

Account Director Events – £45-55,000 Negotiable + Car Allowance. Automotive Recruitment Consultants are currently working with a highly respected Events Company that have a rare opportunity for an Events Professional to join their team in a senior role as Account Director. Benefits of working for this company: Responsibility for overall Event Delivery to a major global brand Office based role Central England Excellent Salary Package Contributory pension scheme Company Car (or […]

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