Automotive Inventory Control Specialist - Volkswagen of Panama City

Job ID 2021-17738
Job Location US-FL-Springfield
Category Customer Service
Type Regular Full-Time

More Information About This Job


Volkswagen of Panama City is part of fast growing Group 1 Automotive, a leader in automotive retail and we are looking to add qualified Automotive Inventory Control Specialist to our team. 


In addition to competitive pay, we offer our associates the following benefits:

  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid Time-Off
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Employee Vehicle Purchase Program
  • Professional work environment, with job training and advancement opportunities


  • Take inventory and appraisal photos for website and Inventory Plus.
  • Facilitate dealer trades with drivers.
  • Park, rearrange, and move vehicles on the lot
  • Assist the sales team with delivery of sold vehicles
  • Maintains the overall appearance of new and used vehicles and may be responsible for cleaning the vehicles and monitoring all vehicle fluid levels and replenish as needed.
  • Drives vehicles to different areas of the dealership as directed by management and in accordance with dealership display standards.
  • Cleans driveway, sidewalks and other areas as directed by management.
  • Keeps new and used vehicle lots neat and organized as directed by management.
  • Stock in vehicles arriving for the first time
  • Ensure all cars get to designated service center for safety
  • Ensure all vehicles are priced and stickered correctly
  • Ensure all vehicles on lot have inspection reports
  • Ensure Key Track Report is running
  • Assist in data entry of vehicles into DMS
  • All other duties, tasks and/or projects as assigned


  • Must have one or more years dealership automotive vehicle inventory experience.
  • Ability to think critically and problem solve to arrange new & used cars on lot
  • Very good with taking and uploading photos
  • Tech and computer savvy.
  • Ability to thrive in fast paced environment
  • Work well with team and individually
  • Good time management skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record
  • Willing to submit to a pre-employment background check & drug screen

Group 1 is a Fortune 500 company that offers a team environment, great benefits and ongoing training and support for its associates. If you are in alignment with our values of integrity, transparency, professionalism, teamwork and respect - now might be the time for you to accelerate your career as part of the best company in automotive retail. Apply today or refer a qualified friend.


*All applicants must pass pre-employment testing to include: background checks, MVR, and drug testing in order to qualify for employment*

Group 1 Automotive is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.