Oct 22, 2018

Sales Representative

  • Niello Volkswagen
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
Full time Automotive Sales

Job Description

SUMMARY

Sells/leases new- and used-vehicles at dealership. Meets gross profit, volume, and customer satisfaction standards.

 ESSENTIAL DUTIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Satisfies the transportation needs of vehicle purchasers.
  • Sells/leases and delivers a minimum of 8 units per month.
  • 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.
  • Utilizes dealership sales control and follow-up system.
  • 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.
  • Attends product and sales training courses as requested by sales manager.
  • 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.).
  • Writes complete sales orders and processes paperwork in accordance with established dealership policies.
  • Prepares sold vehicles for customer delivery prior to customer arrival.
  • Delivers vehicles to customers, ensuring that the customer understands the vehicle's operating feures, 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.
  • Maintains an owner follow-up system that encourages repeat and referral business and contributes to customer satisfaction.
  • Maintains a prospect development system.
  • 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.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Sales experience preferred.

Ability to communicate effectively.

Independently motivated with the ability to work within a team environment.

Excellent customer service/satisfaction skills.

Organized and computer proficient – must be skilled in MS Word, Excel, and Outlook.

Clean DMV.

Location: Sales in Sacramento, CA 


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