Do you want to accelerate your career, move your personal development up a gear and join the number one automotive business to work for in the UK?
Do you want to work with an amazing group of people, who are fun, friendly and get stuff done and who bring our Values to life – PROUD, HAPPY, HONEST, SUPPORTIVE – by working TOGETHER?
Motorpoint is the place to be and we are on a mission!
Already the UK’s leading retailer of nearly new cars, Motorpoint has ambitious plans to make car buying as easy as possible in whatever way our customers want. Online? We deliver. In store? We deliver. At home? We deliver (we literally do).
We believe that by creating the best possible place to work for our colleagues, we will create the best possible experience for our customers and that will fuel the growth of our amazing business and the careers and opportunities for our colleagues.
The Role: Trainee Sales Executive
Salary: £10.90 per hour + bonus
Hours: 40 per week
Days: 5 out of 7, weekend working will be required
Length of programme: 6 - 9 months
*Due to the nature of the role, a full UK driving licence is essential*
Our Trainee Sales Executives are key to our business growth and building our talent pool of future Sales Executives. As a Trainee Sales Executive you will enjoy the benefits of Motorpoint’s industry-leading vocational training. This is an accelerated career development programme which will provide you with an opportunity to move into a high-performing Sales Executive role.
Whether you are looking for a career change or this is your first job opportunity, we offer a comprehensive programme that provides a rounded view of the business and the opportunity to learn from the best. We will support you at every stage of the programme with a dedicated coach to ensure that you develop at a pace that it is right for you. If you share our values and have the drive to succeed, we can unlock your potential and give you a rewarding career that could change your life!
What will you be getting up to?
The programme will run for typically six to nine months
You will get a dedicated coach from the sales management team
There will be ongoing peer-to-peer support
A week-by-week comprehensive development programme
The opportunity to regularly shadow experienced and established Sales Executives
Weekly meetings with your coach
The opportunity to experience each department onsite, share your ideas and apply your training
Once you have successfully passed all training requirements you will move to a Sales Executive position with an OTE of £40k
Above everything else, you’ll live the Motorpoint values of Proud, Honest, Supportive, Happy and Together. You’ll also be ready for some serious fun!
So how do you get the role?
We want people who are passionate about what they do, have a real sense of self-drive and determination, share our values and are customer-focused.
Experience in a customer-facing role is advantageous.
What is in it for you?
Paid time off every month to do something that makes you happy
28 days holiday plus days off for your birthday, getting married or moving house
Additional holidays for length of service
Long service awards
Staff discount on cars and finance options
Discounts & cash back at hundreds of high street retailers & restaurants through our “My M.O.T” platform
Smart Tech in partnership with Currys
Cycle to work
Enhanced Parental Leave
Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
Vocational and personal development training courses
Quarterly team socials
Scratch card rewards
Sharesave scheme (SAYE)
Plus much more!
We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and would ask you to get in touch if you are concerned about any barriers you feel you may be facing in your application process with us, so we can ensure they are removed
Making car buying easy takes all kinds of people. Yes, our Online and Showroom Sales teams kick off the process, but who’s keeping the engine running behind the scenes? For starters, there’s our Vehicle Preparation and Workshop teams, getting cars ready for sale. Then, there are Buyers, hunting out the best vehicles around. Software and Product teams create an amazing digital experience while Aftersales help customers post-purchase. Finally, there’s Head Office and Business Support keeping everything running smoothly.
Car buying made easy
At Motorpoint, buying a car is simple. We only do nearly new cars and nobody beats us on price. That’s a promise.
We only sell nearly new, and our cars are all under warranty – so peace of mind comes as standard. And with a range of makes and models to choose from, you’re sure to find one within your budget.
Whatever you need, we’re here to help. With finance options that put you in the driving seat and award-winning customer care before and after you buy, we’ll make sure you drive away happy.