USED CAR SALES MANAGER.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and enterprising Used Car Sales Manager to join is in our amazing new Retail Centre in Cheltenham.

Your role and responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Aiding the General Sales Manager to support the Sales Team in daily operations in such a way to maximize sales.
  • Appraising staff training needs and coaching staff as required.
  • Achieving agreed sales target for used cars, within defined operating and financial guidelines.
  • Customer Satisfaction (CSP): You will build trust, communicate effectively and exceed our customer’s expectations, In essence you will ensure that our customers buying experience is industry leading. You will also be accountable for handling customer queries and complaints and ensure they are resolved effectively.
  • Maximising Opportunities: To support the sales team in daily operations including but not limited to customer contact, sales deal building and closing.
  • Maximising Profit: By driving the sales process and supporting the sales team in achieving their monthly KPI’s for unit sales, profit per unit and finance penetration. Carry out accurate appraisals of all vehicles presented in part-exchange and to agree valuations with the General Sales Manager and complete satisfactory negotiations with potential customers to maximise sales. To ensure budgetary sales / profit forecasts are achieved, and monitor departmental performance.
  • Data Quality and FCA Compliance: Ensure accurate completion of all Used Car sales paperwork and providing reports as required on all sales activities ensuring accurate sales forecasts. Making sure that the sales team accurately and vigorously collect all customer contact and vehicle data in order to maximise the quality and content of the customer database (adhering to the Company’s FCA obligations).


What we’re looking for:

  • The successful applicant will have gained experience in Car Sales and is now looking to Cotswold Group for better rewards and better promotion opportunities. You may currently be a Sales Controller, Business Manager, Sales Manager or an Experienced Sales Executive looking for your first step into management.
  • Unlimited confidence, resilience, drive, energy and talent.
  • A well-presented individual with a desire, character and attitude to succeed.
  • The ability to quickly establish and build rapport with our customers.
  • You will need a valid full driving licence and be willing to work between 8.30am and 18:00pm Monday – Saturday as well as working every other Sunday with a day off in the week.

So if think you have what it takes and want to work with a company that's going places, then we want to hear from you.

To apply for this position by email please email personnel@cotswoldgroup.com remembering to attach your CV, we'll then contact you.