AutoNation Auto Auction Houston

Assistant General Manager

AutoNation Auto Auction Houston

Houston Texas

Salary: Neg Per Hour

We offer competitive benefits such as

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, and Life Insurance
  • 401K with company match
  • Company paid cancer insurance and basic life insurance for full time Associates
  • Employee discounts for both Automobiles as well as internal vendor products and services, and so much more!

What are the day-to-day responsibilities

  • Collaborating with the General Manager (GM) and department managers to achieve Auction sales and financial goals while maintaining an efficient operation.
  • Monitoring and managing all auction logistics and operations.
  • Growing the business through actively seeking out new auction sales opportunities.
  • Partnering with the Controller and General Manager in reviewing monthly forecasts.
  • Building and maintaining relationships with customers while promoting the AutoNation brand through communication on sale days, at customer’s place of business, and trade shows and industry events.
  • Fostering open communication with Auction employees, and clearly communicating AutoNation’s vision, mission and priorities both internally and externally.
  • Preparing lists of VINs and other important information to provide to registration team.
  • Assisting with preparation of annual budget by reviewing sales results, expenses and other financial data, such as payroll, accounts receivable, accounts payable and other expenses.
  • Setting up blocks and chairs, video recording and computer equipment, creating final run lists and highlighting auctioneer announcements on sale day.
  • Planning staffing levels to ensure efficiency and effective customer service.
  • Monitoring and ensuring proper transparency around the wholesale of vehicles with open recalls.
  • Communicating with internal customers, handling calls from internal customers at AutoNation stores.
  • Handling warranties, arbitration, etc.

What are the requirements for this job

  • High School diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • Auction experience required. Proven experience in auction management with emphasis in both operations and sales preferred.
  • Strong financial, sales and business acumen required. Previous budget and P&L responsibility preferred.
  • Superior prioritization skills, able to effectively and efficiently multi-task.
  • Ability to set and achieve targeted goals.
  • Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Organization and follow-up skills.
  • Experience and desire to work with technology, previous experience working in inventory and auction systems required.
  • Valid in-state driver’s license and have and maintain an acceptable, safe driving record.
  • Base pay plus commission

Job Overview

Posted Date: 13 Feb 2024

Location: Houston Texas

Salary: Neg Per Hour

Apply By: 28 Feb 2024

Company Information

AutoNation Auto Auction Houston is a dealer-only auto auction in Houston. Our auction is held every Friday starting at 9:30 AM. We are your premiere source of vehicles for wholesale buyers featuring hundreds of EXCLUSIVE trades from AutoNation OEMs, fleet accounts, consignments, and franchise dealers every week!

Name: AutoNation Auto Auction Houston


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