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Our client is a premier machinery dealership with a comprehensive and quality product range

Our client is a premier machinery dealership with a comprehensive and quality product range. De Lacy Executive seeks an experienced Service Manager for a branch in West Sussex

Role Purpose:

You will be responsible for the efficient running of the Service office, covering agricultural, construction and both professional and domestic horticultural machinery repairs. Together with the organisation and management of the service staff, customer relations and the departmental profitability, whilst maintaining effective and accurate communications between management, customers and technicians.

Essential Skills/Experience:

Knowledge of agricultural, construction and or horticultural equipment would be advantageous

Previous management experience or supervisory is desirable

Familiarity of profit/loss management and reporting

Excellent communication skills with the ability to deal diplomatically with customers during busy periods both verbal and written

Can remain calm under pressure

Be organized and have the ability to multitask efficiently

Can deal with staff related matters confidently and in line with company procedures

Proactive and methodical in approach to problem solving

Ability to communicate effectively to all levels of the business

Act with discretion when dealing with matters of a confidential nature

Ability to manage customer expectations without over committing

Able to work alone and on your own initiative

Maintain a good general level of health and fitness

Good general appearance as customer facing role

Remuneration: Competitive salary, company vehicle and profit related bonus

To apply for this new career opportunity please e-mail your CV and covering letter (preferably in Word) to and for more information please call Amanda Latham on Office: 01885 483440, DDI: 01885 485524 or Mobile: 07730 218934

Please be assured that all contact will be treated in complete confidence.

Thank you.

De Lacy Executive is the agricultural recruitment specialist in the Agri-Business and Land-based Business Sectors and was established in 2000. We are experienced practical and supply trade agriculturalists who have developed an agricultural recruitment practice based on high ethical standards - we are approved members of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which oversees the UKs recruitment industry (REC Membership Number: 00082047).

This job has now been closed.


  • Ref: A539
  • Type: Engineer - Service and Maintenance (Machinery and Equipment)
  • Salary: Competitive salary, company vehicle and profit related bonus