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Lookers plc Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
14/11/2018
Full time
Used Car Sales Executive, Volkswagen Newcastle, Silverlink Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3997 Excellent earning potential Market leading employee benefits 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 Joining Volkswagen Newcastle Silverlink as a Used Car Sales Executive, means you will support and guide each customer throughout the buying process. It's a fast paced, busy role and you will be the key point of contact for each customer visiting the centre, so it's crucial you get the service right first time and every time. The Role: Meeting and exceeding objectives, achieving maximum profitability on sales by selling vehicles and promoting finance, insurance and accessory products. Providing exceptional customer service throughout the sales process so all customer expectations are met if not exceeded. Naturally building a rapport with customers to identify and anticipate needs, and proactively promoting suitable vehicle features and benefits. Processing all required paperwork in an accurate and timely manner. Developing and maintaining a working knowledge of the motor industry, new models and recent improvements/ news. What you'll need: Warm and engaging personality with strong negotiating and closing skills Previous sales experience is essential (preferably from the motor industry) Experience of working within an FCA regulated environment using retail sales skills is essential Enthusiasm to exceed monthly sales objectives Friendly and professional manner 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
14/11/2018
Part time
Fleet Sales Support Administrator, Volkswagen Newcastle, Scotswood Rd Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3996 Salary between £22k - £25k pro-rata Market leading employee benefits 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 We are looking for an experienced administrator to support our busy Fleet Sales team on a part time basis at our Lookers Volkswagen Fleet Business Centre in Newcastle. About the role: Ensure all Finance Agreements are raised and issued to customers as soon as available Returned Agreements uploaded to funder Create order forms Demonstrator bookings Calculate rate books for new offers and update on a regular basis Assist with quotes Assist with taxing and invoicing of Fleet vehicles Assist with ordering of Fleet vehicles Take incoming calls Occasionally speak to customers in the showroom General administration duties The ideal candidate will have a strong administration and customer services background and will be looking for a new challenge within a very busy and diverse department. The position is part time, 25 hours per week however we can be flexible for the right candidate. 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Northallerton, North Yorkshire
14/11/2018
Part time
Saturday Receptionist / Host, Volkswagen Northallerton Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3930 Market leading employee benefits 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 As a growing business we are now looking for a talented person to join us as a part time Receptionist at Volkswagen Northallerton. This is a fast paced, busy role where you'll be the main point of contact for our customers whilst providing some administration support to the centre. Professionally representing the brand in a warm, friendly and welcoming manner you'll ensure our customers are directed to the right person and offer support and guidance where you can. Hours of work: Saturday 8:30am - 4:30pm You will be someone who has pride in high standards to keep our showroom tidy and welcoming at all times. Excellent communication skills will be your strength and you will be able to demonstrate a successful blend of confidence and assertiveness when dealing with people. You will be warm, empathetic, and friendly and have an approachable and professional manner. Experience working in a similar role with the ability to deal with a variety of responsibilities along with strong organisation skills and an eye for detail is also important. This is the perfect opportunity for someone who loves working as part of a friendly team, is truly focused on delivering an exceptional customer experience and has the ability to turn sometimes challenging situations into positive experiences. 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
08/11/2018
Full time
Vehicle Technician / Mechanic / Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, VW Commercial Newcastle Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3967 Excellent earning potential Market leading employee benefits 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 Joining Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles in Newcastle as a Vehicle Technician / Mechanic will mean carrying out motor vehicle servicing and repairs to approved standards as well as delivering unbeatable customer service every time. As a Mechanic you are responsible for accurately completing repair and service records as well as any other appropriate activities and supporting company policy and best practice. Our Vehicle Technicians will carry out diagnosis while undertaking a wide range of servicing and repair work on customer vehicles. Volkswagen Technicians will ensure effective use of technical knowledge and skills enabling efficient, economic and safe servicing and repair of customer vehicles. You must have an NVQ level 3 in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair. Are you looking for a new challenge? Do you want to join a great aftersales team at Volkswagen? Interested? Please click the Apply Now button 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Liverpool, Merseyside
08/11/2018
Full time
Vauxhall Service Manager, Vauxhall Liverpool Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3965 Excellent earning potential up to £60k OTE Market leading employee benefits 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 Working within our busy Liverpool Vauxhall dealership your role as Service Manager will be to develop and manage the performance of your service team in delivering an exceptional customer service experience whilst implementing plans to optimise the full profit potential of the department. Key Responsibilities & Duties: Maximise customer satisfaction by treating them as an individual and delivering an exceptional service experience Monitor department performance against budget, identify any shortfall and implement plans to improve the performance Analyse local market statistics to identify opportunities within the territory Establish staff levels required to deliver both CSI and budget objectives. Organise departmental forecasts and reports in a clear and timely manner What we're looking for: Experience gained from a similar role within the Motor trade is essential An ambitious and target driven leader with a proven track record of exceeding targets Previous experience of managing a team is essential, with the ability to train, coach and motivate the Service team to develop them to their full potential A customer focused individual with an uncompromising attitude to delivering customer service and maintain a customer centric culture within the Service team Outstanding interpersonal, organisational and communication skills Innovative individual, willing to explore new methods of driving performance 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Birmingham, West Midlands
08/11/2018
Full time
Vauxhall Service Manger, Vauxhall Birmingham Selly Oak Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3963 Excellent earning potential up to £40k OTE Market leading employee benefits 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 Working within our busy Vauxhall Selly Oak dealership, your role as Service Manager will be to develop and manage the performance of your service team in delivering an exceptional customer service experience whilst implementing plans to optimise the full profit potential of the department. Key Responsibilities & Duties: Maximise customer satisfaction by treating them as an individual and delivering an exceptional service experience Monitor department performance against budget, identify any shortfall and implement plans to improve the performance Analyse local market statistics to identify opportunities within the territory Establish staff levels required to deliver both CSI and budget objectives. Organise departmental forecasts and reports in a clear and timely manner What we're looking for: Experience gained from a similar role within the Motor trade is essential An ambitious and target driven leader with a proven track record of exceeding targets Previous experience of managing a team is essential, with the ability to train, coach and motivate the Service team to develop them to their full potential A customer focused individual with an uncompromising attitude to delivering customer service and maintain a customer centric culture within the Service team Outstanding interpersonal, organisational and communication skills Innovative individual, willing to explore new methods of driving performance 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
05/11/2018
Full time
Mobile Vehicle Technician / Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, VW Commercial Newcastle Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3806 Excellent earning potential up to £35k OTE Market leading employee benefits 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 Joining our Volkswagen Van Centre, Newcastle as a Mobile Vehicle Technician will mean carrying out motor vehicle servicing and repairs to approved standards as well as delivering unbeatable customer service every time. You are responsible for accurately completing repair and service records as well as any other appropriate activities and supporting company policy and best practice. As a Technician you will analyse work orders carefully to understand a vehicle's condition, the accuracy of the diagnosis, and what work has been agreed to. Your Responsibilities: Attending customers vehicles at their site to carry out servicing, minor repair, minor cosmetic repairs and warranty work Liaising with the dedicated bookings advisor for any major repairs that need to be brought into the dealership Carrying out inspections, identifying faults and fixing them as quickly and efficiently as possible, whilst maintaining high standards and providing excellent customer service About You: A NVQ level 3 in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair is essential A full, clean UK licence is essential Willingness to learn an improve your performance Be able to act on your own initiative and take responsibility for the quality of your own work Volkswagen Vehicle Technicians will carry out diagnosis while undertaking a wide range of servicing and repair work on customer vehicles. As a Technician you will ensure effective use of technical knowledge and skills enabling efficient, economic and safe servicing and repair of customer vehicles while building long lasting and effective working relationships with customers and colleagues. 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Preston, Lancashire
05/11/2018
Full time
Parts Administrator - Fixed Term Contract, Lookers Parts Trade Centre Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract Ref. req3903 Salary £17,750 Market leading employee benefits 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 Lookers Parts Trade Centre at Walton Summit in Preston are looking to recruit an experienced Parts Administrator to support with the day to day running of their operations department to provide high quality administration and support to the team. As a Parts Administrator you will be responsible for: Verification of parts invoices Parts banking duties Placing and submitting orders to various manufactures Taking receipt of parts from our suppliers Monitoring the delivery Van's and outstanding cash/stock Inputting daily parts sales figures and producing daily stock audit reports General filing and administration duties About you: You will be someone who takes pride in high standards, has excellent attention to detail and have a strong numerical mind. You will also have experience working in an administration role ideally within the car sales industry and the ability to deal with a variety of responsibilities. You will be self-motivated and strong organisation skills will be your strength and you will be able to demonstrate a successful blend of confidence and assertiveness when dealing with people. 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Birkenhead, Merseyside
02/11/2018
Full time
Parts Advisor, Vauxhall Birkenhead Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3909 Excellent earning potential Market leading employee benefits 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 Your role as a Parts Advisor based at our Birkenhead Vauxhall dealership will be to ensure that all parts orders are efficiently and accurately processed and that all stock purchase records are correctly maintained. You will also ensure that all company policies and procedures are adhered to at all times as well as all customers at retail and workshop areas are dealt with quickly and efficiently with all orders are processed on the same day. The successful parts advisor will achieve sales by promoting Parts and associated promotions to potential customers and actively support company policy and best practice in the area of security, with particular emphasis on the protection of sensitive customer information. Moreover, you will communicate and logs any discrepancies of stock with the Parts Manager. About You You will ideally have experience gained from within the motor trade of working within a parts department. You will work together with colleagues to support the achievemen t of increased profit and sales and be committed to achieving excellent customer relations so that the customer's expectations are met if not exceeded. As a parts advisor you will have excellent communication skills and will excel in both teles ales and customer facing roles. It is important you are someone who demonstrates meticulous attention to detail and accurate record-keeping. 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Blackburn, Lancashire
01/11/2018
Full time
Sales Executive, Volkswagen Blackburn Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3620 Excellent earning potential Market leading employee benefits 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 Joining Volkswagen Blackburn as a Car Sales Executive, means you will support and guide each customer throughout the buying process. It's a fast paced, busy role and you will be the key point of contact for each customer visiting the centre, so it's crucial you get the service right first time and every time. The Role: Meeting and exceeding objectives, achieving maximum profitability on sales by selling vehicles and promoting finance, insurance and accessory products. Providing exceptional customer service throughout the sales process so all customer expectations are met if not exceeded. Naturally building a rapport with customers to identify and anticipate needs, and proactively promoting suitable vehicle features and benefits. Processing all required paperwork in an accurate and timely manner. Developing and maintaining a working knowledge of the motor industry, new models and recent improvements/ news. What you'll need: Warm and engaging personality with strong negotiating and closing skills Previous sales experience is essential (preferably from the motor industry) Experience of working within an FCA regulated environment using retail sales skills is essential Enthusiasm to exceed monthly sales objectives Friendly and professional manner Smart personal appearance Team-player A full and valid UK Driving Licence In return for your hard work and enthusiasm, we'll provide you with the opportunity of a long term career working alongside our driven and dedicated team. On offer are exceptional opportunities for development, ongoing investment in brand training, industry leading benefits and very competitive earning potential. 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Blackpool, Lancashire
01/11/2018
Full time
Volkswagen Sales Executive, Volkswagen Blackpool Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3846 Excellent earning potential Market leading employee benefits 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 Joining Volkswagen Blackpool as a Car Sales Executive, means you will support and guide each customer throughout the buying process. It's a fast paced, busy role and you will be the key point of contact for each customer visiting the centre, so it's crucial you get the service right first time and every time. The Role: Meeting and exceeding objectives, achieving maximum profitability on sales by selling vehicles and promoting finance, insurance and accessory products. Providing exceptional customer service throughout the sales process so all customer expectations are met if not exceeded. Naturally building a rapport with customers to identify and anticipate needs, and proactively promoting suitable vehicle features and benefits. Processing all required paperwork in an accurate and timely manner. Developing and maintaining a working knowledge of the motor industry, new models and recent improvements/ news. What you'll need: Warm and engaging personality with strong negotiating and closing skills Previous sales experience is essential (preferably from the motor industry) Experience of working within an FCA regulated environment using retail sales skills is essential Enthusiasm to exceed monthly sales objectives Friendly and professional manner 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Liverpool, Merseyside
31/10/2018
Full time
Panel Beater, Vauxhall Liverpool Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3882 Excellent earning potential Market leading employee benefits 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 As a Panel Technician at Vauxhall Liverpool you will be responsible for carrying out professional and cost-effective vehicle panel repairs on vehicles and replacements ensuring high quality standards are met and that customer satisfaction remains a priority. Duties and Responsibilities: Removing damaged panels and repairing damaged chassis and panels Maintaining logs of work carried out and informing the estimator of any additional work required Maintaining a high quality of work in body metal preparation, repairs and replacements Provide detailed verbal and/or written reports on methodology of work completed to internal and external auditors on a daily basis, seeking clarity on specific vehicle repair methodology when required Create a trust-based relationship between customer and company Skills and Experience Required: Understanding of and adherence to Health & Safety legislation including COSHH requirements An organised, systematic and resilient approach to work Ability to works efficiently within manufacturers' time allowances Must be able to demonstrate a strong attention to detail Great communication skills and team player Previous experience in using up to date repair equipment, repair methods and body repair techniques A working knowledge of automotive systems and the specific materials required for the repair process. Honest and diligent approach to work with the ability to meet deadlines without compromising quality of work. Must have completed a Panel technician modern apprenticeship or equivalent 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Manchester, Greater Manchester
31/10/2018
Full time
New/Used Car Sales Executive, Manchester SEAT Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3842 Excellent earning potential up to £35k OTE Market leading employee benefits 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 Joining SEAT Manchester as a New/Used Car Sales Executive, means you will support and guide each customer throughout the buying process. It's a fast paced, busy role and you will be the key point of contact for each customer visiting the centre, so it's crucial you get the service right first time and every time. The Role: Meeting and exceeding objectives, achieving maximum profitability on sales by selling vehicles and promoting finance, insurance and accessory products. Providing exceptional customer service throughout the sales process so all customer expectations are met if not exceeded. Naturally building a rapport with customers to identify and anticipate needs, and proactively promoting suitable vehicle features and benefits. Processing all required paperwork in an accurate and timely manner. Developing and maintaining a working knowledge of the motor industry, new models and recent improvements/ news. What you'll need: Warm and engaging personality with strong negotiating and closing skills Previous sales experience is essential (preferably from the motor industry) Experience of working within an FCA regulated environment using retail sales skills is essential Enthusiasm to exceed monthly sales objectives Friendly and professional manner 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Preston, Lancashire
31/10/2018
Full time
New Car Sales Executive, Volkswagen Preston, Preston Volkswagen Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3507 Excellent earning potential Market leading employee benefits 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 Sales Executive Realistic OTE £35-40,000 Company Car We are now looking for a Sale Executive to join our team within our busy Preston Volkswagen dealership. Part of the Lookers group, we pride ourselves on our reputation for delivering the highest quality of service to all of our customers, and with ambitious plans for the future; we are looking for people who are passionate, driven and to join our team. Joining us as a Vehicle Sales Executive means you will support and guide each customer throughout the buying process. This is a fast paced, busy role and you will be the key point of contact for each customer visiting the centre, so it's crucial you get the service right first time and every time. About you A full driving licence is essential and a successful background in car sales would be preferred however experience gained from other sales environments will definitely be considered. 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
31/10/2018
Full time
Sales Manager, Newcastle KIA Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3896 Excellent earning potential up to £60k OTE Market leading employee benefits 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 You will be responsible for managing a dynamic and fast paced sales department at Kia Newcastle, focusing on achieving and exceeding sales targets whilst ensuring that each customer receives outstanding customer service. Your role is to maintain standards of performance of the sales team through effective coaching and performance management. You will recruit and select the sales team members in line with organisational and Lookers requirements. You will manage the mix and specification of new products based on sales trends, local markets intelligence and the allocation and production constraints. In addition to this you will, effectively manage the supply of used vehicles to achieve the brand and centre objectives. You will also maintain high customer satisfaction levels through the understanding and adherence to customer satisfaction indicators within your centre. It is important that you, maximise commercial opportunities through developing and implementing effective and consistent events and campaigns. You will monitor and evaluate customer needs and competitor activity in the local market, ensuring that campaigns are relevant and targeted. About you Strong experience, gained from a similar role within branded car dealerships is essential The ability to draw the best performance from the people you manage and / or interact with, in a manner that builds relationships and team spirit Prioritises the need to have an understanding of the relevant consumer and local market influences Possesses an energy and genuine regard for the importance of the customer to the sustainability of the business and the Brand and ensures procedures and attitudes are in place throughout their area of responsibility to deliver excellent levels of service Experience of effectively analysing and interpreting all types of commercial data, in order to accurately diagnose and put in place appropriate solutions to ensure business success and growth Has the ability to anticipate and act proactively as well as responsively 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Liverpool, Merseyside
30/10/2018
Full time
Bodyshop Parts Advisor Liverpool Vauxhall Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2972 Salary up to £23k OTE Market leading employee benefits 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 Your role as a Bodyshop Parts Advisor based at our busy dealership in Liverpool Vauxhall will be to ensure that all parts orders are efficiently and accurately processed and that all stock purchase records are correctly maintained. You will also ensure that all company policies and procedures are adhered to at all times as well as all customers at retail and workshop areas are dealt with quickly and efficiently with all orders are processed on the same day. The successful parts advisor will achieve sales by promoting Parts and associated promotions to potential customers and actively support company policy and best practice in the area of security, with particular emphasis on the protection of sensitive customer information. Moreover, you will communicate and logs any discrepancies of stock with the Parts Manager. About You You will ideally have experience gained from within the motor trade of working within a parts department. You will work together with colleagues to support the achievementt of increased profit and sales and be committed to achieving excellent customer relations so that the customer's expectations are met if not exceeded. As a parts advisor you will have excellent communication skills and will excel in both telesales and customer facing roles. It is important you are someone who demonstrates meticulous attention to detail and accurate record-keeping. 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Birmingham, West Midlands
30/10/2018
Full time
Parts Advisor Vauxhall Birmingham Selly Oak Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3845 Excellent earning potential Market leading employee benefits 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 Your role as a Parts Advisor based at our busy dealership in Selly Oak Vauxhall will be to ensure that all parts orders are efficiently and accurately processed and that all stock purchase records are correctly maintained. You will also ensure that all company policies and procedures are adhered to at all times as well as all customers at retail and workshop areas are dealt with quickly and efficiently with all orders are processed on the same day. The successful parts advisor will achieve sales by promoting Parts and associated promotions to potential customers and actively support company policy and best practice in the area of security, with particular emphasis on the protection of sensitive customer information. Moreover, you will communicate and logs any discrepancies of stock with the Parts Manager. About You You will ideally have experience gained from within the motor trade of working within a parts department. You will work together with colleagues to support the achievement of increased profit and sales and be committed to achieving excellent customer relations so that the customer's expectations are met if not exceeded. As a parts advisor you will have excellent communication skills and will excel in both teles ales and customer facing roles. It is important you are someone who demonstrates meticulous attention to detail and accurate record-keeping. 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Chester, Cheshire
29/10/2018
Full time
Service Advisor Vauxhall Chester Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3536 Excellent earning potential Market leading employee benefits 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 As a growing business we are now looking for a talented person to join us as a Service Advisor at Vauxhall Chester . This is a fast paced and busy role where you'll take responsibility for your customers, acting as the main point of contact and offering support and guidance whenever they visit us to get their car serviced, or when they need help or advice with the up keep of their vehicle. Our aftersales service team really are at the heart of ensuring our world class service is delivered so it's crucial we acknowledge our customers, respond quickly and aim to get the service right first time and every time. About You You will be someone who has excellent communication skills and can demonstrate a successful blend of confidence and assertiveness when dealing with people. You will be warm, empathetic, and friendly and have an approachable and professional manner. Experience working in a similar role with the ability to deal with a variety of responsibilities along with strong organisation skills and an eye for detail is also important. This is the perfect opportunity for someone who loves working as part of a friendly team, is truly focused on delivering an exceptional customer experience and has the ability to turn any challenging situations into positive experiences. 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Chester, Cheshire
25/10/2018
Full time
BDC Sales Enquiry Advisor, Vauxhall Business Development Centre Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3857 Excellent earning potential Market leading employee benefits 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 An excellent opportunity has opened up at our Customer Relationship Centre based in Chester for a Full Time Sales Enquiry Advisor to join our team. The successful candidate will be providing a 1st class customer experience to customers calling into our business for service, repairs and parts enquiries. You will be managing a high volume of customer calls and enquiries and ensuring they are referred to the most suitable individual whilst maintaining the high standards of service quality, professionalism and premium service expected by our Group and the Vauxhall brand. About You You will have and have a positive energy and passion for providing a great service experience and enthusiasm for the Vauxhall brand. You will have an excellent telephone manner and a drive to exceed customer satisfaction and quality objectives. You will have exemplary communication skills (both verbal and written) and demonstrate a thorough approach to work, with a focus on detail and accuracy. This role is within a fast paced contact centre environment so you will be computer literate and are discrete with sensitive and confidential data as well as being a supportive team member. 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 and 2018. 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.
Lookers plc Stockport, Greater Manchester
25/10/2018
Full time
Sales Executive, Stockport KIA Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req3834 Excellent earning potential Market leading employee benefits 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 Joining Kia Stockport as a Sales Executive, means you will support and guide each customer throughout the buying process. It's a fast paced, busy role and you will be the key point of contact for each customer visiting the centre, so it's crucial you get the service right first time and every time. The Role: Meeting and exceeding objectives, achieving maximum profitability on sales by selling vehicles and promoting finance, insurance and accessory products. Providing exceptional customer service throughout the sales process so all customer expectations are met if not exceeded. Naturally building a rapport with customers to identify and anticipate needs, and proactively promoting suitable vehicle features and benefits. Processing all required paperwork in an accurate and timely manner. Developing and maintaining a working knowledge of the motor industry, new models and recent improvements/ news. What you'll need: Warm and engaging personality with strong negotiating and closing skills Previous sales experience is essential (preferably from the motor industry) Experience of working within an FCA regulated environment using retail sales skills is essential Enthusiasm to exceed monthly sales objectives Friendly and professional manner 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 and 2018. 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.