R230 Vehicle Purchaser - Birtley

£20,000 - Internal Only - Sales
Ref: 8226 Date Posted: Wednesday 30 Sep 2020
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Closing date: 14 October 2020 

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


5 days over 7 

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 held for a minimum of one year.
  • 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.