Sales Operations Assistant
Brand new state of the art dealership
Hamilton, Full Time, Automotive
Please Quote Reference Number 71415
  • Full training provided
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Join Waikato's most progressive Toyota Dealership

  • We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, energetic and motivated person to join our high performing sales team.

    The automotive industry is on a fascinating journey. We're shifting to hybrid and electric vehicles, to digital retail models and, over time, to autonomous vehicles. All big ticket items, but the most interesting challenge we face is in meeting the changing expectations of our market and our customers.

    Ebbett Toyota proudly represents the largest vehicle brand in New Zealand and we aim to be at the forefront of this exciting journey. To help us achieve this ambition we need a Sales Operations Assistant to support the delivery of our strategies.

    Our business is in a phase of large scale growth and as such we are expanding our team to enable us to shift in to the next gear!

    This is a greatly varied role at the heart of the business, supporting the Sales Manager and aiding in the smooth running of the Sales Team. Daily activities will cover a wide range of tasks and will require a desire to win, not only as an individual but for the overall achievement of the team targets.

    This role also serves as an excellent platform to progress into a Sales role and full training and upskilling will be provided.

    The ideal candidate will have:
    • A minimum of 3 years' work experience
    • Industry experience is NOT mandatory and full training will be provided
    • Mid-level plus computing skills an asset
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • The ability to work in an organised and accurate fashion
    • The drive to work within an ambitious and fast moving team
    • Adaptability to be able to switch between different tasks at short notice
    Candidates with the following will be preferred:
    • A confident, articulate nature and genuine passion for teamwork and variety
    • The ability to contribute to a progressive and successful culture
    • A desire to progress and carve a career within the amazing automotive industry
    If you are excited by the opportunity to make a difference in a large company and are an enthusiastic and confident team player then you may be the person we're looking for.

    Why join the Ebbett Group? The Ebbett Group (Est. 1928) represents 13 brands across 15 dealerships and the national vehicle distributor, Foton New Zealand. It is one of the largest automotive groups in the country with over 450 employees. We have a supportive culture and an excellent reputation as a trusted employer with a record of investing in and developing our people. The role will be based at our new Toyota showroom in Te Rapa and salary will be commensurate with experience.

    Apply now by filling in the on-line application form.
    Please Quote Reference Number 71415

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