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Because people like the way The Car People do things, we’re growing fast, with loads of career potential for members of our team. You don’t have to be experienced in the motor industry; we’ll give you all the training you need. What really matters is your personality – we’re interested in people-focused team players who think being helpful, positive and open makes more sense. Sounds like you?

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Current Vacancies

Sales Advisor

Location: Sheffield

Due to continued growth we are looking to increase our already very successful sales team. We are looking for either people with motor trade sales experience that have first rate customer service skills or someone who has at least 2 years face to face customer sales experience in a retail environment.

The ideal person is customer focused, highly motivated and enthusiastic, with a real passion to deliver the very best customer experience. You will ideally be a good learner, with smart appearance and have a real desire to help customers by understanding their needs.

In return we offer 2 days off during the week, a basic wage of between £15,500 and £17,500 with earnings in region of £30,000 to £45,000. Additionally our in house training programs will help you develop your knowledge & skills.

To apply, or for more information, email your CV to leecurtis@thecarpeople.co.uk or call Lee Curtis or Steve Fish on 0114 290 8500.

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Sales Advisor

Location: Manchester

Due to continued growth we are looking to increase our already very successful sales team. We are looking for either people with motor trade sales experience that have first rate customer service skills or someone who has at least 2 years face to face customer sales experience in a retail environment.

The ideal person is customer focused, highly motivated and enthusiastic, with a real passion to deliver the very best customer experience. You will ideally be a good learner, with smart appearance and have a real desire to help customers by understanding their needs.

In return we offer 2 days off during the week, a basic wage of between £15,500 and £17,500 with earnings in region of £30,000 to £45,000. Additionally our in house training programs will help you develop your knowledge & skills.

To apply, or for more information, email your CV to shaunwalmsley@thecarpeople.co.uk

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Motor Vehicle Technician

Location: Wakefield

The Car People Wakefield has a vacancy for fully qualified to city and guilds or level 3 nvq standard motor vehicle technician.

MOT tester preferred but not essential.

Shift system in place four on four off, hours of work six till six.

Good all rounder needed capable of working on a varied selection of vehicles to our high standards.

Excellent working conditions and good team atmosphere in this busy car supermarket that retails 7,000 used cars a year.

Basic salary of £22,680 per annum plus an attractive bonus of up to £458.33 per month, which is more than achievable every month due to the volumes of through put.

Easy access, just off J39 M1.

Contact Matthew Slater at The Car People on 01924 887654 to arrange an interview or forward your CV to: matthewslater@thecarpeople.co.uk

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Telephone-Based Sales Advisor

Location: Sheffield

We are currently looking to add to our Telephone-Based Sale Team an individual to deal with our sales enquiries.

The ideal candidate must have sales experience, excellent people skills and desire to exceed our customer expectations. 

The person must be highly motivated and be able to thrive in a busy selling environment. Have an excellent phone manner, typing skills and have the ability to use good grammar and spelling. You will need to be a fast learner, smart in appearance and have the ability to advise our customers on vehicles that best suit their needs, “not ours”.

In return, we offer a great working environment, a basic salary of £14,000 per annum plus £3,000 quality Bonus plus commission with an OTE of £30,000 per annum. The rota is a 5 day week and will include Saturday and Sunday. There will be excellent ongoing training programmes designed to motivate and better the individual.

If would like to join a forward thinking company with a real focus on people then email your CV to> paulharnett@thecarpeople.co.uk

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Customer Service/Handover Manager

Location: Manchester

At The Car People we have built our business around delivering a hassle-free experience to our customers.  To achieve this we have separated the Sales Team and Sales Process from the Handover and Aftercare Teams to maximise the attention to detail and focus our customers receive.

We are looking for a passionate, dynamic and driven Manager to drive this after sales care process on to new levels as we aim to increase our, already sector leading, repeat and referral levles.

The ideal candidate must be able to demonstrate experience in:

* Dealing with the public

* Retail face to face and/or over the telephone

* Management

* Team building and motivation

* Planning and strategic thinking

You will have the reporting directly to the General Manager, responsible for a team, dealing with any customer queries, raising our standards and improving the business

As we cater our business around our customers the role may involve weekends and evening work.

In return we offer and excellent package, OTE £33,000, training and development and career opportunities.

Please send a completed CV to mattnoon@thecarpeople.co.uk

You must have a full UK Driving Licence and be eligible to work in the UK

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Sales Manager

Location: Manchester

A rare opportunity exists to join our site at Manchester and our brand new site in Warrington in the key role of sales manager.

The ideal candidate will have at least two years motor trade sales management experience, with a strong focus on people management & motivation as well as sales office control. You will be expected to help drive our business forward and maximize customer satisfaction whilst motivating, coaching and managing the sales team.

You will possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral. Be able to organize yourself our sales team and be able to prioritise tasks. Computer skills, numerical & verbal reasoning and face to face influencing and negotiating skills are essential.

In return we offer a great working environment; the role will be based around a 5 ½ day working week, with a strong basic and on target earnings. In addition the role comes with a company car.

If you think you have the qualities we’re looking for and would like to join a forward thinking company with a real passion to deliver a hassle free experience then email your CV to: mattnoon@thecarpeople.co.uk

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Vehicle Paint Sprayer

Location: Wakefield

The Car People Wakefield have a vacancy for fully qualified to city and guilds or level 3 nvq standard paint sprayer.

Shift system in place four on four off, hours of work six till six.

Good all rounder needed capable of preparing / painting / de-prepping to a high standard.

Excellent working conditions and good team atmosphere in this busy car supermarket that retails 7,000 + used cars a year.

Attractive Basic Salary of £22,680 & fair bonus, which is achievable every month due to the volumes of through put.

Easy access, just off J39 M1.

Contact Matthew Slater at The Car People on 01924 887654 to arrange an interview or forward your CV to: matthewslater@thecarpeople.co.uk

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Finance Specialist - Telephone Based

Location: Sheffield

At The Car People, we aim to make buying a car an enjoyable and memorable experience. And with over 50% of our sales coming from repeat customers and recommendations, the hard work we put into this makes our customers happy. Due to our success and planned growth we are looking to recruit a Finance Sales Specialist over the telephone based in Sheffield, serving all four sites.

We are looking for someone who can process customer finance applications and help our customers achieve their desired outcome which will mean obtaining a finance acceptance, selecting the perfect car and helping customers choose the best finance package for their needs.  Customers can apply for finance directly via our website and expect a fast, helpful and customer-oriented response.

Our ideal candidate will have experience in both retail finance and sales.  Motor Trade experience is not essential, but would be beneficial.  Customer services experience and/or a desire to deliver world-class customer service is also key as our business is based purely on sales through service.  Team work is vital as is being able to keep calm despite having a multitude of tasks to priorities

We offer an excellent package with a strong basic wage and a very achievable on target earning of £30,000 but with the potential to earn considerably more.  The role does involve some weekend work over a 5-day week.

If you are ready for the next challenge and you have a confident telephone manner send your CV to paulharnett@thecarpeople.co.uk

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Handover Advisor

Location: Wakefield

The Car People believe in retailing cars by offering our customers the very best in service rather than high pressure sales or gimmicks, giving the best choice of vehicles locally and prepared to the very highest standards. Due to continued growth over the last 12 months we are looking to increase our already very successful Handover team.

The role will require a customer driven person who is enthusiastic with real passion to deliver the very best customer experience, highly motivated and very goal orientated. You will ideally be a fast learner, smart appearance and have the ability to advise our customers on our added value products in line with their needs. Applicants require a full drivers license.

In return we offer 1 day off during the week and every Sunday, a basic wage of £15,500 plus a excellent commission structure. We also offer excellent ongoing training programmes designed to motivate and better the individual.

If you feel this sounds like you and would like to join a forward thinking company with a real focus on people then email your CV to mickpalfreyman@thecarpeople.co.uk or call for more details on 01924 887654

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