Tuesday, March 28, 2023 at 6:18:54 PM Coordinated Universal Time
United Kingdom England UK, West Midlands, Birmingham

Altrincham, England, United Kingdom

Full-time · Mid-senior Level

5,001-10,000 Employees · Motor Vehicle Manufacturing

About The Job

Data Software Development Manager, Lookers Plc

Group Technology, Manchester (Hybrid)

Contract Type: Permanent, Job Ref. Req11018

Market Leading Employee Benefits

Do You Want To Work For A Forward-thinking Innovative Company?! Then We Might Have Just The Job For You! At Lookers Plc, We Have An Exciting Opportunity For A Software Development Manager To Join Our Dynamic Team. The Role Is Based In Manchester With Hybrid Working Options.

As A Software Development Manager, You Will Play A Critical Role In Our Business Transformation; You Will Be Responsible For Leading Your Team In Delivering Quality Software Solutions Across The Lookers Group. You Will Provide An Estimation Of Costs Associated With A Development, Coordinate With Other Projects, Provide Plans And Commitments, And Report On Progress.

You Will Be Hands-on With Data From The Initial Concept And Assessment Right Through To Development And Deployment. You Will Use Your Expertise To Advise On The Appropriate Tooling For A Particular Solution.

Working Collaboratively With End-users: You Will Yield Positive Outcomes. You'll Also Support Our Future Pipeline Of Work, From Design And Build Through To Set Up And Delivery.

Interested?! Continue Reading To Learn About What We Are Looking For.

About You

Ideally, You Will Have A Strong Development Background And Experience Managing A Data Team. You Will Have Demonstrable Experience Of Leading And Inspiring A Team To Deliver, And A Proven Track Record Of Success.

You Will Have Excellent Communication Skills And Be Comfortable Communicating Technically Complex Topics To Key Stakeholders At All Levels. You Will Have The Ability To Influence Others And Gain Their Buy-in To Secure Agreement For New Ideas Or Initiatives.

We Are Looking For Someone That Can Work Alone And As Part Of A Larger Team To Provide Business Value And Benefit.

Technically, You Will Have Experience Of .Net (C# + Vb), Bitbucket And Jira, Microsoft Dynamics, And Power Bi.

If You Have The Experience And Skills Required, Apply Today To Take Your First Step To Success With Lookers.

Why Us...?

Lookers Are Proud To Be One Of The Top Three Motor Vehicle Retailers In The Uk, Representing 32 Vehicle Manufacturers, Selling And Servicing A Huge Range Of Cars At Over 150 Franchised Dealerships Across Hundreds Of Locations Throughout The Uk & Ireland. We Recognise The Hard Work, Flexibility And Commitment Of Our People So We Offer An Industry Leading Benefits Package. This Includes Competitive Basic Salaries, Enhanced Holidays That Increase With Service, Eligibility To Join One Of Our Car Schemes, Critical Illness Cover After 2 Years, Enhanced Paid Maternity Leave For Women And For Some Roles A Company Car And Additional Earning Potential Through Commission Or Bonus.

We Strongly Believe In Nurturing And Providing Our People With Specific Manufacturer Brand And Management Training To Enhance Career Development Opportunities. We Have A Great Bunch Of People And We Like To Celebrate And Encourage Success At All Levels With Our Annual Lookers Excellence Awards. So? What Are You Waiting For?

Lookers Are An Equal Opportunities Employer. We Are Committed To A Working Environment That Is Free From All Types Of Discrimination, Is Inclusive, And Empowers Our People To Bring Their Whole Self To Work And Reach Their Full Potential.

If Your Application Is Successful We Will Conduct Relevant Employment Checks Prior To You Starting With Us. Depending On The Role And Responsibilities, These Could Include Us Verifying Your Recent Employment, Address And Credit History. We May Also Conduct A Criminal Record Check And A Driving Licence Check.

Please Note: We Will Close Vacancies Once The Required Quality Or Number Of Applications Has Been Received.