Trainee Sales Executive,
Contract Type: Permanent
Excellent earning potential - £20k basic guaranteed for first 6 months
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
Looking for a job that combines your brilliant people skills with your enthusiasm about cars and technology? Love to learn and share your knowledge? Have an insatiable desire to produce results? We are keen to meet people like you with experience from all types of backgrounds….retail, hospitality or even sales. What matters most is your ability to connect with people demonstrating passion, honesty and enthusiasm to surpass their expectations.
We have a number of exciting opportunities for Trainee Sales Executives where you will receive a basic salary of £20k along with a company car. You will be supported on a year long programme during which you would complete a Level 2 NVQ qualification in Customer Service. This along with a number of internal technical and sales training courses involving travel amongst various Lookers Ford sites will fully equip you to begin a long successful career within Lookers. After 6 months you will go onto our standard basic salary and join our excellent commission structure where your realistic OTE will be around £35k (uncapped).
Our team really are at the heart of ensuring our world class service is delivered to every customer that visits our centres. Lookers Ford Car Sales Executives 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.
Are you looking for an opportunity to move your career in car sales? Do you have a full driving licence for a minimum of 3 months? Do you have a background in a Customer Service or Sales and have a passion to deliver an excellent customer experience?
We want to hear from you!
You'll also be available to cover a 5 ½ day week during our sites opening times which are 9am - 6pm Monday - Friday, 9-5pm on a Saturday and 10-4pm on a Sunday. Weekends off and later evenings till 7pm are on a rota basis.
If successful at this stage you'll be asked to attend our Trainee Sales Assessment day on either the 20th or 21st of June 2018
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.