Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Automotive services provider
  • Year established:
    2016
  • Website:
    http://www.coxauto.co.uk
  • Contact
    • Cox Automotive, Central House, Leeds Rd, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS26 0JE

About Cox Automotive

Cox Automotive are the world's largest automotive service organisation, providing a range of services at every stage of the used vehicle lifecycle to automotive manufacturers and dealers.

The company was founded in 1993 and now operate over 33 site across the UK. Their ultimate aim is to transform the way the world buys, sells and owns vehicles.

With more than 32,000 employees around the world, the firm aims to be a great place to work, with a range of employee engagement initiatives in place.

For example, last year the company took part in a number of national campaigns, including National Apprenticeship Week, Learning at Work Week, National Customer Service Week, and Hats On 4 Mental Health. These campaigns have not only created a great buzz across the business, but also allowed the company to share some key messages to highlight the support that’s available to staff all year round.

Cox Automotive lives by their five core values: our clients are our lifeblood; our team members are our most important resource; we are innovative; we value diversity and inclusion; and we make a positive difference in our communities.


What is it like to work for Cox Automotive

My Manager
My Manager
Coaching is available for most senior roles, and mentoring is in place for members of talent pools at all levels. Mentoring by senior leaders has proved to be the most beneficial and impactful activity for management of all levels.
Wellbeing
Wellbeing
Last year Cox Automotive introduced free fruit deliveries at all their locations. This has been an extremely popular initiative that has helped team members move from snacking on fatty or sugary foods to grabbing a free piece of fruit to keep them going through the day.
Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
Cox Automotive have an in-depth sustainability plan for transport and storage, which makes use of their infrastructure of auction centres and transportation. They are also committed to an environmental continual improvement plan, and a prevention-of-pollution plan.

Learn more about the 8 factors of workplace engagement here

Benefits:

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    At least 20% of staff are known to undertake charitable activities during business hours without incurring financial loss

  • Holidays
    Holidays

    Companies offering a minimum of 25 days annual leave to all employees

  • Gym
    Gym

    companies offering either free gym/ sports facilities or offering subsidised gym membership for all employees

Company Statistics

  • Staff Turnover:

    23%

  • Staff:

    2320

  • Earning £35,000+:

    28%

  • UK sites:

    33

  • Average Age:

    43

  • Male : Female:

    71% / 29%

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