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Vehicle Damage Assessor

  • Location: Bolton
  • Salary: £30,000-35,000 per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 9 months ago

  • Sector: Front-Line Talent
  • Contact: Mandy Bancroft
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 883 2768
  • Expiry Date: 20 October 2023
  • Job Ref: MB/10727 B

Vehicle Damage Assessor

Location: Bolton

Monday - Friday 9am-5pm, 35 hours p/w Permanent

Upto £35,000 dependent on experience and qualifications .

We are working with a great client who will fully support your career progression and reward your efforts.

If you have experience as an Estimator or are currently a Motor Image Engineer and are seeking a new challenge, please read on!

What is the role of the Vehicle Damage Assessor?

      Work to a high standard of customer service and to meeting service level agreements and departmental objectives and targets

Assess, negotiate and authorise vehicle damage repair estimates using in-house image and Audatex estimating systems.

Assess and negotiate vehicle total loss settlements.

Manage customer expectations and potential problems, preventing escalation into complaints Monitor performance of Approved Repairers, recognising potential areas of improvement - Relationship building/liaison with Approved Repairers

Provision of technical services and support to claims handling teams.

What we look for in a Vehicle Damage Assessor

      Recent experience as an Automotive Engineer Assessor, Independent Assessor or as a body shop Vehicle Damage Assessor, Experience of using Audatex and Glassmatix systems

ATA VDA Accreditation/IMI, IAEA, AQP qualifications or working towards will be advantageous.

Knowledge and understanding of accident repair methods, vehicle valuations and accident damage estimating.

Flexible and able to manage multiple demands and changing priorities.

An efficient problem solver, with a keen eye for detail.



Birthday off and up to ½ day off for Christmas shopping

Contributory Pension Scheme

Sports and Social activities

Discounted Products and Services

Annual Appraisal and Salary Review

Support with industry-relevant qualifications

Free on-site parking

Casual Dress Code