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Lookers plc Preston, UK
14 Jun, 2018
Part time
Weekend Receptionist, Volkswagen Preston Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2693 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 Weekend Receptionist at Volkswagen Preston. 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 8.30 - 17.30 and Sunday 10.30 - 16.30 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 Blackpool, UK
14 Jun, 2018
Full time
Trainee Smart Repair Technician, Volkswagen Blackpool Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2133 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 Lookers Volkswagen Blackpool are committed to providing first class customer satisfaction through exceptional aftersales care. We have the latest Bodyshop technology as well as a wealth of experience and skills we are now expanding our team and looking for a dedicated Trainee Smart Repair Technician to contribute to our continuing success through our continued training and support. Duties and Responsibilities Ensure that the high quality of body paint preparation and application is consistent throughout process Demonstrate the effective use of PPE as well as a broad understanding of body repair techniques Use working knowledge and initiative to ensure the most appropriate paint types are used. Maintain own workspace to recognised housekeeping standards Understand the needs of our customers, keeping them in mind when taking action Contribute to team discussions to ensure the smooth running of the department Create a trust-based relationship between customer and company Develop and maintain working relationships with colleagues, the client base and the manufacturers About You 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 with regards to high quality paint preparation and the application of approved paint products according to manufacturer's specifications Great communication skills and team player An interest of working within a busy aftersales team within Volkswagen A working knowledge of automotive systems and the specific materials required for the repair process 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, UK
12 Jun, 2018
Full time
Brand Digital Marketing Executive, Volkswagen Group Division Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2662 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 The Brand Digital Marketing Executive is responsible for the development and delivery of the digital marketing strategy for the Volkswagen Group division to maximise brand revenue and margin through effective digital marketing planning and execution. This role requires a creative and modern digital marketing professional to help deliver our digital strategy to become the leading automotive retailer in the UK. The Volkswagen Group division includes the following brands - Volkswagen passenger cars, Volkswagen commercial vehicles, Skoda, SEAT & Kia with 31 sites throughout the UK. The role is based from our office in Newcastle overlooking the River Tyne. Key responsibilities include: · Liaising and networking with a range of stakeholders including dealerships, marketing colleagues, suppliers and manufacturers; · Develop a thorough understanding of the manufacturer brands to maximise their potential within the Lookers portfolio; · Develop a digital marketing plan for franchise brands and post campaign analysis; · Act as highly informed internal customer for marketing services, including, website management, including the updating new quarter offers, social media and market research (develop customer insight and understand competition) · Build good networks with all internal marketing resources: design team, data team, CRM manager, event & PR manager to design and deliver consistent and cohesive digital content across all channels within budgets agreed with the Brand Manager; · Act as source for VW Group of information including best practice and adherence to Corporate Identity; · Manage the production of digital marketing materials, including EDMs, Turtl brochures, Social Media channels, SEO, and PPC; · Closely liaise with data team to maintain and update the customer database as a marketing asset; · Support the Brand Marketing Manager and the Team in presenting regular digital reports to sales teams, senior management and manufacturers; What we're looking for: The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate experience in digital marketing and customer communications. Whilst experience within automotive retail is preferred, candidates who can demonstrate an understanding of the sector and an ability to apply other sector experience are welcome to apply, with degree or equivalent. Candidates must be able to demonstrate continuous professional development in digital marketing & communications and their understanding of a changing consumer marketplace. · Self-motivated, results-driven and proactive · Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build good relationships at all levels · Ability to work well under pressure, managing several projects simultaneously · Adaptability. Committed to sometimes working outside of regular hours and weekends and travel throughout the UK 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, UK
11 Jun, 2018
Full time
Night Shift Warehouse Operator, Lookers Parts Trade Centre Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2340 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 Warehouse Operative based at our busy Trade Parts Specialist (TPS) site in Preston will be to ensure that all parts received are accurately checked and that all stock is stored, organised and managed effectively. Hours of work: Tuesday - Friday 2:00am - 10:15am Saturday 2:00am - 9:00am Duties & Responsibilities: · Ensuring all parts are correctly checked against delivery/advice notes and are stored in the appropriate location · Maintaining a high standard of housekeeping and ensuring that all the goods within the Parts Department are in a saleable condition at all times · Completing all administration duties relating to Parts Returns and Parts systems and assisting with stock checks where required · Ensuring that all shortages or damaged parts received are reported to the Supervisor, the necessary forms are prepared and all supplier returns are returned accordingly · Communicating with suppliers and ensuring effective working relationships are developed as well as an ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues What we're looking for: * Must have experience gained from a warehouse environment, handling and organising stock * Demonstrates the ability to communicate effectively with both external suppliers and colleagues * Able to demonstrate excellent verbal, written, planning and organisational skills * Demonstrates meticulous attention to detail and accurate record-keeping * Experience of using a computerised stock management system, knowledge of SAP is desirable but not essential * Works together with colleagues to support the achievement of increased profit and sales * A full and valid UK driving license 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 Stockton-on-Tees, UK
11 Jun, 2018
Full time
Sales Executive, Volkswagen Teesside Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2509 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 Lookers 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.
Lookers plc Darlington, UK
11 Jun, 2018
Full time
Vehicle Technician / Mechanic / Volkswagen, Volkswagen Darlington Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2626 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 Darlington Volkswagen 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 Leeds, UK
11 Jun, 2018
Full time
Trainee Sales Executive, Leeds YR Ford Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2653 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 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 coursesinvolving 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 - £45k (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. About you 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 the 20th of June 2018 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 Stockton-on-Tees, UK
06 Jun, 2018
Full time
Service Adviser, VW Commercial Teesside Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2565 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 We are looking experienced Service Advisor to join us at Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Teesside. 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. What We're Looking For: · Experience gained from within the motor trade is essential and from a similar role is desirable · A confident user of computers and a working knowledge and understanding of Kerridge / ADP software is also essential · Administration experience and the ability to work well under pressure, handle conflicting demands, and schedule work appropriately · Excellent communication skills and the ability to build rapport and develop and maintain strong working relationships · Create a relaxed and stress free environment for customers whilst contributing to a happy, positive working and team environment. · A flexible approach to time-keeping so customer satisfaction can always be ensured. · Has an honest, respectful and diligent approach to work with a strong sense of integrity · Systematic and organised; pays attention to the finer details. · A full and valid UK driving licence is essential 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, UK
04 Jun, 2018
Full time
Trainee Sales Executive, Volkswagen Newcastle, Scotswood Rd Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2551 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 Here at Lookers 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 want to join our team. We have a number of exciting opportunities for you to join us as a Trainee Sales Executive 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 sites will fully equip you to begin a long successful career within Lookers. You will receive a salary in year 1 of £25,000 along with a company car. Upon qualifying in year 2 you will go onto our standard basic salary and join our excellent commission structure where your realistic OTE will be around £35k (uncapped). Our Vehicle sales team really is at the heart of ensuring our world class service is delivered to every customer that visits our centre. Lookers 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. About you 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! If successful at this stage you need to be available to attend our Assessment day on the 11th July in Newcastle. 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 Stockton-on-Tees, UK
04 Jun, 2018
Full time
Trainee Sales Executive, Volkswagen Teesside Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2550 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 Here at Lookers 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 want to join our team. We have a number of exciting opportunities for you to join us as a Trainee Sales Executive 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 sites will fully equip you to begin a long successful career within Lookers. You will receive a salary in year 1 of £25,000 along with a company car. Upon qualifying in year 2 you will go onto our standard basic salary and join our excellent commission structure where your realistic OTE will be around £35k (uncapped). Our Vehicle sales team really is at the heart of ensuring our world class service is delivered to every customer that visits our centre. Lookers 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. About you 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! If successful at this stage you need to be available to attend our Assessment day on the 11 th July in Newcastle. 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 Darlington, UK
04 Jun, 2018
Full time
Trainee Sales Executive, Volkswagen Darlington Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2552 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 Here at Lookers 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 want to join our team. We have a number of exciting opportunities for you to join us as a Trainee Sales Executive 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 sites will fully equip you to begin a long successful career within Lookers. You will receive a salary in year 1 of £25,000 along with a company car. Upon qualifying in year 2 you will go onto our standard basic salary and join our excellent commission structure where your realistic OTE will be around £35k (uncapped). Our Vehicle sales team really is at the heart of ensuring our world class service is delivered to every customer that visits our centre. Lookers 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. About you 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! If successful at this stage you need to be available to attend our Assessment day on the 11th July in Newcastle. 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, UK
04 Jun, 2018
Full time
Trainee Sales Executive, Newcastle Skoda Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2553 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 Here at Lookers 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 want to join our team. We have a number of exciting opportunities for you to join us as a Trainee Sales Executive 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 sites will fully equip you to begin a long successful career within Lookers. You will receive a salary in year 1 of £25,000 along with a company car. Upon qualifying in year 2 you will go onto our standard basic salary and join our excellent commission structure where your realistic OTE will be around £35k (uncapped). Our Vehicle sales team really is at the heart of ensuring our world class service is delivered to every customer that visits our centre. Lookers 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. About you 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! If successful at this stage you need to be available to attend our Assessment day on the 11th July in Newcastle. 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, UK
04 Jun, 2018
Full time
Sales Executive, Lookers plc - Manchester & Newcastle areas Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2516 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 Lookers as a Sales Executive you could be representing brands such as Volkswagen, Kia, SEAT, Audi, Skoda or Vauxhall, supporting and guiding 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. 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 Leeds, UK
01 Jun, 2018
Part time
Part Time Receptionist, Volume Divisional Finance Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2513 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 part time Receptionist . 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: Monday - Friday 1pm - 6pm 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 Manchester, UK
31 May, 2018
Full time
Vehicle Technician / Mechanic / Skoda, Manchester Skoda Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2358 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 Manchester Skoda 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. Skoda 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 Skoda? 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 Manchester, UK
31 May, 2018
Full time
Service Advisor, Manchester SEAT Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req1472 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 Our Service Advisors within our SEAT Manchester dealership provide the highest level of customer satisfaction. Working as part of our Servicing department you will give every customer a personalised experience, impart your expertise and provide them with increased awareness and knowledge of their car so that they leave our centre feeling extremely satisfied every time. Key Responsibilities: · Responding positively to customer telephone enquiries relating to service and repairs. · Ensuring the vehicle will be ready at the time agreed and advising the customer as necessary. · Answering customers' questions regarding technical problems, warranties, services and repairs in a manner that is easily understood and without excessive technical jargon. · Checking all documents for accurate completion, maintaining all customer record files and job cards on a daily basis and storing records logically for ease of retrieval. · Liaising with service manager to ensure workshop loading suits diary bookings. · Producing invoices for completed work and explains the content to customers. · Ensuring service bookings and appointments are managed efficiently · Establishing customers drop off and collection requirements or arranging alternative transport where necessary What We're Looking For: · Experience gained from within the motor trade is essential and from a similar role is desirable · A confident user of computers and a working knowledge and understanding of Kerridge / ADP software is also essential · Administration experience and the ability to work well under pressure, handle conflicting demands, and schedule work appropriately · Excellent communication skills and the ability to build rapport and develop and maintain strong working relationships · Create a relaxed and stress free environment for customers whilst contributing to a happy, positive working and team environment. · A flexible approach to time-keeping so customer satisfaction can always be ensured. · Has an honest, respectful and diligent approach to work with a strong sense of integrity · Systematic and organised; pays attention to the finer details. · A full and valid UK driving licence is essential 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.
Lookers plc Stockport, UK
25 May, 2018
Full time
Sales Executive, Stockport SEAT Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2492 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 us 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.
Lookers plc Leeds, UK
24 May, 2018
Full time
Used Car Sales Executive, Leeds YR Ford Contract Type: Permanent Ref. req2370 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 us 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.