Automotive Salesperson

Employer
Ted Britt Auto Group
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
May 03, 2021
Closes
May 05, 2021
Ref
1948106449
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
Description: We Offer: Competitive Pay Ongoing professional training Excellent benefits package including Medical Dental Vision Life, Long Term Disability, Critical Illness, Accident Insurance Legal Shield 401(k) and profit-sharing plan with employer match Paid Holiday, Sick and Vacation Time Summary Sells/leases new- and used-vehicles at dealership gross profit, volume, and customer satisfaction standards. Essential Duties Sells and delivers a minimum number of vehicles per month. Writes complete sales orders and processes paperwork in accordance with dealership policies. Utilizes dealership sales control and follow-up systems. Attends product and sales training courses as requested by sales manager. Keeps up-to-date on new products and services within the industry. Maintains an owner follow-up system that encourages repeat and referral business and contributes to customer satisfaction. Maintains a prospect development system. Conducts business in an ethical and professional manner. Satisfies the transportation needs of vehicle purchasers. Approaches, greets, and offers assistance or direction to any customer who enters the dealership showroom or sales lot. Assists customers in selecting a vehicle by asking questions and listening carefully to their responses. Explains fully product performance, application and benefits to prospects. Describes all optional equipment available for customer purchase. Offers test drives to all prospects. Follows dealership procedure to obtain proper identification from customer prior to test drive. Exhibits high level of commitment to customer satisfaction. Knows and understands the federal, state, and local laws which govern retail automobile sales. Establishes personal income goals that are consistent with dealership standards of productivity, and devises a strategy to meet those goals. Keeps abreast of new products, features, accessories, etc., and their benefits to customers. Knows and understands equity and values, and is able to explain depreciation to the customer. Ensures that the sales manager has an opportunity to meet each customer. Turns 100 percent of closed deals to finance and insurance manager, along with properly completed paperwork (insurance information, trade title etc.). Prepares sold vehicles for customer delivery prior to customer arrival. Delivers vehicles to customers, ensuring that the customer understands the vehicle's operating features, warranty and paperwork. Introduces customers to service department personnel to emphasize to them the quality and efficiency of service repairs and maintenance available in the dealership's service department. Schedules first service appointment. Follows up on all post-delivery items, tag/title work, we-owes and special requests to be sure that all customer expectations are met. Reviews and analyzes actions at the end of each day, week, month and year to determine how to better utilize time and plans more effectively. Attends sales meetings. Maintains professional appearance. Other tasks as assigned. . Requirements: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Education and/or Experience High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Language Skills Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients and other employees of the organization. Mathematical Skills Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, and volume. Reasoning Ability Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations Virginia Sales License Valid Driver's License PI134874901