Receptionist / Showroom Host,
Contract Type: Permanent
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 an Receptionist at Stockport Skoda. 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:
Thursday and Friday - 8am - 6pm
Saturday - 8.30am - 5pm
Sunday - 10.30am - 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.
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.
At Lookers we are proud to represent more than 30 leading car manufacturers. We offer our customers a wide variety of new, nearly new and used cars and vans. Our car and van dealerships are located throughout England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Ireland.
Lookers Group is one of the UK’s most established automotive retailers, having recently celebrated this at the Motor Trader industry awards winning:
Dealer Group of the Year Award 2016
CEO of the Year Award 2016
At the centre of how we operate are our five core values:
Nice - Working with colleagues to create an atmosphere that makes customers feel special and want to smile
Informative – Become an expert, continuously building knowledge and sharing it with others
Caring – Treating everyone as your best friend and creating positive, memorable experiences
Enthusiastic – Be passionate about your role - Smile!
Responsive – Responding to colleagues and customers as individuals and dealing with their requirements positively and quickly.