Sales Executive

Recruiter
Volkswagen
Location
Preston
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
09 Sep 2017
Ref
req244
Hours
Full Time
Flexibility
Set hours
Contract Type
Permanent

Sales Executive,

Volkswagen Preston

Contract Type: Permanent

Ref. req244

There has never been a more exciting time to become part of Lookers. We are proud to have recently been voted one of the UK's Top Employers and looking after both our people and our customers is at the heart of everything we do.

About the role

Our Sales Executives are the main driving force for the success of our company, and as such this role demands the highest level of professionalism and customer service. We will reward you with full manufacturer's training and certification as well as an extremely competitive commission structure.

What you'll do:

  • Meet and exceed objectives, achieving maximum profitability on sales by helping our customer to buy used vehicles.
  • Offer finance, insurance and accessory products that meet their needs and individual situations
  • Provide exceptional customer service throughout the buying process so that all of our customers' expectations are not just met but exceeded.
  • Naturally build trust and rapport with customers helping them to feel comfortable and at ease
  • Identify and anticipate customers' needs and proactively promote suitable vehicle features and benefits for them.
  • Process all required paperwork in accurately and on time
  • Develop and maintain a working knowledge of the motor industry

About you

  • Warm, genuine and engaging personality with strong negotiating and closing skills
  • A proven track record in achieving and exceeding monthly sales objectives
  • Friendly and professional with bags of enthusiasm for great customer service
  • Smart personal appearance
  • Team-player
  • A full and valid UK Driving Licence

Why us...?

In recognition of the hard work, flexibility and commitment of our people we have recently introduced a new and improved industry leading benefits package. This includes competitive basic salaries, enhanced holidays that increase with service, critical illness cover after 2 years, one year fully paid maternity leave for women and for some roles a company car and high earning potential through commission or bonus.

As well as working with a great bunch of people you can also benefit from ongoing development with investment in specific brand and management training and the opportunity of a long term career path with one of the UK's Top Employers 2017.

If your application is successful we will conduct relevant employment checks prior to you starting with us. Depending on the role, these could include us verifying your recent employment, address and credit history. We may also conduct a criminal record check and a driving licence check.

Please note: We will close vacancies once the required quality or number of applications has been received.