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Location Brighton
Closing date 03/08/2016

Sales Advisor, Business Development Centre, Mercedes-Benz & smart of Brighton

A new opportunity has opened up at our Business Development Centre based in Brighton for an advisor to join our Sales Development Team. The successful candidate will be providing a 1st class customer experience by generating new business, retaining existing customers and managing our customer’s telephone enquiries.

Key areas of the role:

  • Driving performance
  • Sales
  • Lead management
  • Target driven
  • Quality
  • Planning and Organisation
  • Interpersonal Relationships
  • Technical Knowledge


Shift patterns are based on a 40 hour week for full time, shifts over 5 days Monday – Sunday

The job responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Handle inbound, outbound calls and online enquiries professionally to ensure customer retention and promote the vehicles sales side of the business
  • To meet and exceed targets and achieve maximum profitability by generating leads for and actual sales of vehicles
  • Deposit Taking
  • Utilises knowledge and experience to maintain accurate and up to date customer information for future marketing
  • Maintains knowledge of products and services and is able to confidently assess this against competitors
  • Develops and maintains knowledge of the motor industry, new models and improvements through internal training, motor industry journals and technical magazines
  • Provides comprehensive and accurate information to customers in a clear and professional manner accurately evaluating customer needs and supplying personalised solutions
  • Plans the day continually prioritising and monitoring tasks to achieve positive results by managing time
  • Naturally builds rapport with customers to identify and anticipate needs and proactively promote vehicle features and benefits to match those needs
  • Able to confidently and positively influence customers by exploring and understanding their needs and making recommendations

What we’re looking for:

  • Strong Sales Background
  • Target driven individual
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Supportive team player
  • Organised and systematic approach to work
  • Strong objection handling and call control skills
  • Initiative, the ability to prioritise own work load with minimal supervision

Ability to work flexibly due to variable task focus and shift patterns

Interested? Please email your CV and covering letter to Lorraine Ali, BDC Manager,

Closing Date: 03 August 2016