Ford Vehicle Sales Apprenticeship

Recruiter
P J Nicholls Ltd
Location
1, Cheltenham Road, Evesham, WR11 1LA
Salary
£156.00 per week
Posted
04 Jul 2019
Closes
31 Jul 2019
Ref
VAC001553943
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
August
Duration
Permanent
The Vehicles Sales Apprenticeship is an exciting opportunity to for apprentices to work within a modern dealership as part of a thriving sales team covering all areas of the sales environment.

The Ford Apprenticeship Programme will develop initially the Apprentice's Ford vehicle sales product knowledge, giving customers a professional, informed service. The apprentice will become fluent in selling techniques, finance and vehicle appraisal systems through dedicated training on a one-to-one basis, delivered 'in-house' reducing the time spent out of the dealership.

The Apprentice will undertake specific Ford modules ensuring each customer receives a quality, professional purchasing experience leading to increased customer retention.

The main duties on a daily basis will be:
  • Talking to customers face to face
  • Supporting the senior sales executive with all aspects of their role
  • Working towards targets


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written


Personal qualities

  • A keen interest in vehicles and the brand
  • Must be hard working and motivated with an interest to learn new skills


Desired qualifications

Minimum of 5 GCSE's or equivalents, gradeA*-C/9-4 in English and maths required.

Future prospects

A full time career within the automotive industry with many opportunities to progress to positions of responsibility including a Service Manager, Master Technician and Dealership Principles.
  • The opportunities are endless
  • By having a highly regarded set of skills, Apprentices can go on to develop their career within the specific interests they may have, progressing through their dealership and be an asset to Ford Motor Company


Things to consider

  • There are 3 dealerships within the group and whilst the canidate will be based at our Evesham branch, they must be open to sometimes having to work at our other sites at Pershore and Tewkesbury occassionally
  • Ford may require at certain times of the year due to brand promotions that employees work a bank holiday - you will have a day off in lieu if you work a bank holiday
  • After a 6 month probation period you will be eligable for commission