Trainee / Assistant Car Sales Executive

Renault Retail Group UK Ltd
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Trainee Car Sales Executive
Vehicle Sales Assistant ~
Automotive Retail Dealership
Wolverhampton (WV2)
4 weekdays + Saturday & alternate Sundays

Renault Wolverhampton has an opportunity for a talented retail professional aspiring towards a career in automotive retail. This is your opportunity to join our successful Sales Team as one of our Trainee Car Sales Executives.

The successful candidate will be offered a career with Renault Retail Group, starting with a permanent full-time job as an Assistant Car Sales Executive at our busy dealership in Wolverhampton, on Bilston Road WV2. An immediate start is available.

Simply, we are looking for confident retail professionals with excellent verbal communication skills that are looking to extend their skills into a rewarding and lucrative career in motor retail.

You must be:

  • a driver with a full UK driving licence

  • able to work our shifts, as listed below.

    Leave the rest to us. We will provide comprehensive practical training for the selected candidate.

    This Assistant Sales role will involve the following duties:

  • Pricing new and used cars

  • Fuelling vehicles

  • Loading and unloading vehicle transporter lorries

  • Assisting with vehicle display in the showroom and on the outside forecourt

  • Assisting with photography and video walk-rounds of cars for upload to our website and other web-based vehicle sales portals

  • Occasionally assisting with vehicle admin packs and handovers of company cars to colleagues

  • Other duties to assist the sales team

    As the role will involve movement of vehicles within the dealership and on & off transporters drives, all candidates must hold a full driving licence and be comfortable with driving manouvres.

    For the purposes of our company insurance, full UK driving licences must have been held for at least one year. Unfortunately we cannot consider candidates that hold a provisional licence or an automatic-only driving licence.


You must be willing and able to work the following shifts and hours as a Trainee Sales Executive:

  • Monday to Friday plus Saturday mornings
  • Weekdays: 8:30am to 6:00pm, with 1 hour for lunch

  • Saturday 1/2 days: 9am to 1pm

    For the selected candidate you can expect the following when you join us as a Trainee Sales Executive:

  • £10,000 pa basic salary

  • Bonus scheme: up to £600 per month based on

    • volume of orders taken by the sales department

    • Branch customer satisfaction score

  • OTE £16,000 per annum

At any point during your first year, a Trainee / Assistant Sales Executive that is doing well will graduate to become a full Sales Executive, for which there will be additional responsibilities and an upgrade in package to a basic salary of £14,000 per annum, uncapped commission (OTE £40,000 pa), a company car, and a tax-efficient car following after one month operating as a Full Sales Executive. Our most recent Trainee graduated after 7 months!

Fringe benefits include 24 days annual leave, pension (4%, 4%), employee benefits and discount scheme, secondary car option (loan plan) after 3 months service, access to career development training and worldwide career opportunities.

Apply online now! A member of the Recruitment Team will contact selected candidates for an initial telephone interview.

** Strictly No Agencies please **


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