Vehicle Purchaser

Competitive plus benefits

  • Permanent
  • Nottingham Motorstore
  • Nottingham

We’re recruiting for a customer-focused and organised Vehicle Purchaser to work at our branch in Nottingham.

Hours

Full time, 5 days over 7, averaging 40 hours per week on a two weekly rota cycle.

About the role

As a Vehicle Purchaser for Arnold Clark you will be involved in buying vehicles, accurately following the company purchase process and delivering fantastic customer service at all times.

Reporting to the Vehicle Purchasing Manager, you will help improve on targets to increase conversions and encourage your team to exceed expectations, both in sales and customer service.

Day-to-day duties

  • Purchasing vehicles according to company policy and procedures.
  • Promote and deliver excellent customer service while maximising the performance of your branch.
  • Encourage a culture of high achievement and best practice.
  • Liaise with the vehicle purchasing manager to identify any issues that may affect branch performance and generating long-term strategies.
  • Setting and exceeding performance targets.
  • Demonstrating a strong commitment to the company’s brand values and principles.
  • Making sure you always advocate the use of company purchasing and car appraisal processes to other members of your team.

Essential skills

  • A minimum of one year’s experience in a customer-facing role, preferably within a retail sales environment.
  • A full driving licence.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to deliver exceptional customer service.
  • High levels of organisation and motivation.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines within a target-driven environment.
  • Great time management skills.
  • An honest and proactive approach.

In return for your skills, you will benefit from excellent working conditions and one of the best employee benefit packages in the industry, including private healthcare, life assurance and generous discounts on new and used cars.

Employment within the Arnold Clark Group is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure checks.

Benefits

Every Arnold Clark employee is entitled to a wide range of benefits, including:

  • Discount on new and used vehicles
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance

About Arnold Clark

Arnold Clark is Europe’s largest independent car retailer with over 200 branches across the UK. And you could be part of it.

  • Over 11,000 employees
  • Annual turnover of over £3 billion
  • 24 new car franchises
  • Retails over 280,000 vehicles per year
  • Servicing, repairs, MOTs and tyres

Some benefits are only available after a qualifying period.