Head of Production – Spain

Head of Production – Spain

Job title: Head of Production – Spain

Company: Auto1 Group

Job description: Company Description

Founded in 2012, AUTO1 Group is now Europe’s leading car trading platform. By connecting buyers and sellers through technology the company enables dealers and consumers to trade seamlessly throughout Europe.

Compramostucoche.es is the European leader in the purchase of used vehicles. The company, with 400 branches in 11 countries, offers a unique, fast and convenient car sales service for consumers.

As an independent multi-brand platform, AUTO1.com is aimed primarily at the used car trade and offers over 60.000 professional partners the opportunity to buy and sell, making available a diversified portfolio of more than 30.000 vehicles, across 30+ countries.

Autohero is an innovative online B2C retail platform for inspected, high-quality used cars at the best price. Here we provide access to a wide and daily changing range, and we offer private customers the opportunity to make their purchases completely online.

We´ve been operating in Spain for 7+ years, achieving great results and 600+ talents. For more information, please visit .

Job Description

As Head of Production, you will lead a dynamically growing production for Autohero in Spain. Your role will be focused on building in-house refurbishment centers, optimising operations in existing centres and leading teams across multiple locations to deliver great results for our customers

Transform car repair workshops into digital factories with the most professional and most lean way to recondition used cars in Europe

Lead and scale production department operating centrally and at our refurbishment centers with teams of specialists which get bigger each month.

Build a network of fully inhoused refurbishment centers on top of our 3rd party provider network

Manage capacities and ensure that our refurbishment centers have perfect utilization and quality control processes at each production step

Plan and run the day-to-day production operations at all our refurbishment centers to reach our targets: best-in-class car quality and high output at low cost

Take concrete measures to improve performance and ensure a strong continuous improvement culture among our employees and partners

Design and constantly improve procedures, training and onboarding materials to ensure high productivity and quality across all refurbishment centers and a very effective onboarding processes.


5+ years experience within the automotive industry (this includes: production unit, assembly of parts and components, aftersales or refurbishment), related industrial operations or logistics (this includes: logistics center management).

Excellent team management skills, previous experience leading and managing a large team (directly and indirectly), ideally across multiple locations.

Experience in scaling up businesses or demonstrated success in a leading position within start up operation is advantageous.

Previous track record of optimising processes and achieving efficiencies within logistics, production or automotive operations.

Willingness to travel up to 40% of time.

Excellent communication skills in Spanish, good communication skills in English are advantageous.

Additional Information

An attractive salary package with a fixed and variable scheme.

Flexible compensation: health insurance, food, transport and kindergarten.

Being part of the global leadership team with respective responsibilities and opportunities to significantly influence the growth of the Spanish business.

Contributing to the success of a hyper-growth company and being part of the digital revolution in the car business.

A diverse and vibrant international environment.

From the former unicorn to a listed stock corporation, become part of our success story!

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Location: España

Job date: Sun, 10 Oct 2021 05:03:47 GMT

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