Sales Executive

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Sales Executive – Audi, Stockport

About the Job

As a Sales Executive you will have:

A customer-centric attitude
Passion for the cars you are selling
Ability to convey enthusiasm and knowledge every time you interact with a customer
As a Sales Executive your passion for delivering customer excellence will mean that you are able to:

Quickly build rapport
Understand their individual requirements
Recommend the best products/services
You will actively maximise every sales opportunity, overachieve on targets and exceed customer expectations by always acting with integrity, professionalism whilst representing Inchcape and the brand.
What we are looking for in a Sales Executive candidate

We would welcome candidates who have worked in a target driven sales environment with the drive to achieve sales targets, preferably from within the automotive industry

To be a success in this role, you will have:

Excellent communication and sales skills
Experience of delivering incredible service in a customer facing role
The drive to exceed targets
Full EU Driving Licence
Whats the package?

As a Sales Executive you will receive a guaranteed basic salary, with a realistic OTE of at least £40,000.

Our highest performing Sales Executives earn in excess of £80,000.
You will receive full product training, coaching and support to maximise your earning potential, building a career for life. We also offer great benefits including:

22 days holiday, rising to 25 after 5 year
New Company car
Company pension scheme
Life Assurance
Childcare voucher scheme
Discount gym membership
Vehicle purchase discount
Employee Advantage scheme -giving you discount with over 3000 retailers
Cycle to work scheme

Benefits: OTE



Available immediately for ongoing assignment.

Monday to Thursday 6:30am to 3:30pm

Friday 6:30am to 5:30pm

£8.00 to £9.91

39 hours basic with a minimum of 5 hours overtime paid at time and a half to make a 44 hour week.

We are currently looking to recruit a warehouse operative in an inventory setting to work within a prestigious automotive company in Warwickshire.

Skills Required:

Microsoft office specifically Excel skills (formulas,pivot tables etc)

Data analysis and manipulation skills.

Process driven.

Other Duties;- Picking- Use of RF Gun- Problem Solving- Completing paperwork- Liaising with supervisors and senior management- Health and safety compliance

Ideal Candidate;

– Punctual

– Reliable

– Flexible

– Experience with picking and packing

– Previous experience using RF/Scan guns (ideal but not a must)

– Good communication skills


– A keen eye for detail

Additional overtime will be required to fit the needs of the business. This will be paid at time and a half for Saturday and double time on Sunday.

Please note: Own transport is essential due to the location

Skills Required:

Microsoft office specifically Excel skills (formulas,pivot tables etc)

Data analysis and manipulation skills.

Process driven.

Warehouse experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Vehicle Technician / MOT Tester / Car Mechanic – TAUNTON

About The Role

We are currently looking for an experienced Car Mechanic / Vehicle Technician / MOT tester to join our busy Taunton Autocentre on a full-time basis.

The desired candidate will possess the skills and experience to carry out all aspects of light vehicle maintenance including light and heavier engine work.

The ideal Car Mechanic / Vehicle Technician / MOT Tester will possess:

– NVQ Level 3 or Equivalent / Time Served Experience
– A valid class 4 and 7 MOT testing licence
– A Full UK driving licence with no more than 9 points (you will be subject to licence checks)
– Experience in a professional workshop environment
– A good approach to customer service
– Flexibility towards working hours (40-48 hours per week)
– Halfords Autocentres strive to be there for all of life’s journeys, in order to deliver this some of our Autocentres are open 6/7 days a week.

In return, we will offer the successful Car Mechanic / Vehicle Technician / MOT Tester a competitive salary, based on a technical grading system, a fantastic bonus scheme and extensive benefits including;

– Numerous recognised training courses available such as Hybrid / Fgas / ATA Level 3 (linked to increasing your technical grade)
– E-learning hub
– Discounted Professional Tools Scheme
– Discounted Trade Bike scheme
– Contributory pension scheme
– Colleague discounts
– Deals on Wheels (High street discounts)
– Save As You Earn share scheme
– Discounted child care vouchers
– EAP (Employee Assistant Programme) – Up to £10k worth of sessions.
– Healthcare cash plan (self and family) also includes Dental plan
– Long service awards
– Annual leave starting at 5.6 weeks including bank holidays

Halfords Autocentres are a Top 25 Sunday Times employer, we offer our employees a wealth of training and development opportunities to develop the best Car Mechanics / Vehicle Technicians and MOT Testers in the industry.

Our Technical Grading system ensures our technicians are fairly assessed and given every opportunity to improve their skill set on an ongoing basis

About The Company

Benefits: Plus Bonus & Benefits

Automotive Workshop Controller

Automotive, Motor Trade Job: Automotive Workshop Controller required in Bristol.

Salary: Up to £30,000 Basic, OTE £35,000 Per Annum
Term: Full Time, Permanent

Motor Trade Jobs / Automotive Vacancies: Workshop Controller Required For Prestige Car Dealership – Bristol

Our Client, a Prestige Car Dealership in Bristol is looking for a Workshop Controller to join their team.

This is an excellent opportunity if you are a Workshop Controller looking to enhance your career or if you are a Senior Technician looking to move off the tools this is a career move that offers a stable working environment and great long term career prospects.

Previous experience working with Prestige Vehicles will aid your application.

This role is crucial to the overall success of the service department. You will be expected to manage and delegate work to team of 6 technicians and 1 apprentice, ensuring work runs smoothly and efficiently and ensuring the department meets targets. You must also be prepared to liaise with the service department and customers, dealing with requests
You can expect a generous salary and the opportunity to earn bonuses as well as the opportunity to progress in the future.

If this role ticks all the right boxes then apply today.

If this role interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Dealership Jobs in Bristol, please contact Oliver at Perfect Placement.

To apply please send your CV to Oliver Scoular quoting Job Ref: J72656, Workshop Controller, Bristol.

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Vehicle Inspector

Vehicle Inspector
Temporary ongoing

Our client is the worlds largest automotive services company and, through its unparalleled range of products and services, drives every stage of the used vehicle lifecycle. They are responsible for handling nearly 10 million used vehicles worldwide, facilitating transactions representing more than $50 billion in value. In the UK, they provide a national physical and on-line auction network, comprising 18 centres nationwide.

We also provide vehicle inspection, repair, reconditioning and pre-sale preparation; transport; logistics; full defleet management and outsourced end-of-contract administration. In addition, our client is the UKs leading automotive digital marketing specialist providing retail marketing and specialist web marketing support to more than 85% of the Top 200 UK dealer groups.

About Our Client
Our clients Inspect and Collect service provides a market leading product and experience for their customers, providing services to Banks, OEMs and major fleet companies all listed in the FN 50. They have the UKs largest fully employed Inspection team. Unique in the market place they hold the Institute of Customer Service (ICS) accreditation. World class customer service is their passion and a key requirement for this role.

Having experienced unprecedented growth over the last two years they are expanding their team further and are looking to recruit experienced, motivated individuals to support our industry leading products and services.
They have a new purpose built Training Academy, which is accredited by the IMI, where you will be fully trained on all aspects of the role of Vehicle Inspector. Therefore, whilst previous experience in vehicle repair, mechanics or planning would be advantageous, it is not essential. The Regional Management team are on hand to provide you with ongoing help and advice, ensuring youll have all the support you need.

About the role of Vehicle Inspector
With full autonomy to plan your days schedule youll efficiently plan and co-ordinate your daily workload.
You will accurately identify and image damage on all vehicle types to published and industry standards
Report and recommend most appropriate repair methods for damage identified and accurately record the most appropriate repair method.
Engage with customers sharing inspections information to demonstrate a full understanding of the defleet process
Consistently deliver a professional and exceptional customer service

About you
You will be motivated, flexible, adaptable and able to work well under pressure
Used to working in a fast paced and very busy environment with the ability to prioritise workload and work to deadlines. Youre effective at planning and creating work schedules
A basic knowledge of mechanics and technical vehicle inspection would be advantageous
Youll need to be comfortable using computers, tablets and hand held devices and have a good knowledge of operating Microsoft Office
Good verbal and written communications skills
Experience of delivering a great customer experience in a face to face environment

Apply online for this role now

Forde Automotive is part of the Forde Recruitment Group. This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Forde Recruitment Ltd who in this instance is operating as an Employment Business. Unfortunately, due to the high volumes of applications we are currently receiving, we are only able to contact candidates who are successful in progressing to the next stage. If you have not been contacted within 7 days of your application, then please presume that you have not been successful on this occasion and continue to search on our website for future vacancies

Containment Engineer

An opportunity has arisen for a Containment Engineer to join an award winning global Quality Management Company. Based in Bristol you will provide first line support to the internal quality team when suspected supplier liable quality issues are identified. Within this role you will have the opportunity to work alongside one of the most prestigious OEMs in the aerospace industry.

The role

* Provide first line support to the internal quality team
* When suspected supplier liable quality issues are identified agree problem cause and allocation of ownership
* Review product engineering drawing and specifications to ensure correct problem definition
* Work with internal functions to realise robust problem containment to protect the build facilities and minimise disruption
* Develop detailed containment documentation to ensure clear communication across all global locations
* Provide feedback and escalation of quality issues and supplier performance
* Ensure the internal QM module with the SAP system is kept up to date
* Liaise with the supplier to facilitate containment checks and ensure containment is fully complete
* Work with internal logistics to ensure affected material is quarantined and returned to the supplier as required

The Candidate

* Engineering background
* Good understanding of Quality concepts
* Automotive OEM or 1st Tier Quality Engineer or Aerospace Inspection experience
* Previous experience in a customer facing role
* Excellent problem solving skills
* Confident decision maker
* Must be able to read and interpret engineering drawings
* Must have clean driving licence as some local travel may be required
* Happy to do rotating shifts (Currently AM and PM, but may include nights in the future)

If you feel you match the specification above and would like to apply, please submit an updated version of your CV and one of our consultants will be in touch to discuss your application

Smart Repair Technician

My client who is based in Newcastle Upon Tyne are currently recruiting for a SMART Repair Technician to work at their bodyshop.

This excellent opportunity is with a reputable accident repair centre who have a long history of providing an enviable level of service to their customer base for many years. They are looking for someone with a very good eye for detail, someone who will only let a customer have their treasured vehicle back when it is immaculate.

This SMART Repair Technician position will involve preparing vehicles, Stripping, Fitting and working in the Bodyshop to ensure vehicles are delivered in a pristine condition so any work undertaken must be done to a very high standard.

You will therefore be required to have a good all round knowledge of SMART Repair from alloy repair, upholstery, repair to dents, scratches and paint repairs.

Experience required:
– Ideally you will have experience working as a SMART repairer though we will look at someone from a Bodyshop background, Paint Technician OR Panel Beater who can switch disciplines