Ernest Doe is the UK’s largest agricultural, construction and ground care machinery dealership, turning over £145m per annum from 19 locations across East Anglia and the South East.
We are looking for a Parts & Retail Salesperson to assist with retail and trade sales at our Ashford branch, based in Kent.
Reporting to the Parts & Retail Manager, you will be responsible for assisting with the day to day retail sales within the showroom which will include Parts, Hardware and Clothing sales. Your role will be to ensure delivery of excellent customer service at all times by dealing with all queries relating to the products and services supplied by the Company either face to face or over the telephone.
Excellent people skills and enjoy working with both our trade and general public customers
Enjoy working in a busy atmosphere and can cope under pressure during busy periods
Good communication skills: face to face, letter, email and fax
Familiarity of working in a retail environment and showroom experience (desirable)
General computer skills and familiarity with email and internet use
Good numeracy and literacy skills
Sales experience and/or knowledge or groundcare and agricultural machinery (desirable)
Full driving licence
Smart & presentable appearance
Motivated by sales and targets
Attention to detail and accuracy with numbers, handling of cash, cheque and card payments
A team player-capable of working alone or with other team staff
Able to use own initiative
Maintain a good general level of health and fitness
Job Categories:Country Store, Parts & Retail
Job Type:Permanent, Full Time
Immediate, but subject to successful candidates notice period
39 hours per week basic – 8am to 5pm Monday to Thursday, 8am to 4pm Friday. Saturdays as per rota (8am to 12.30pm) Overtime paid at time and a half on completion of 39 hours Monday to Friday
£Competitive, depending on experience
32 days annual leave including bank holidays, Company Sick Pay Scheme, Workplace Pension, Employee Referral Bonus Scheme, Winter Flu Jab Service, Car Tyre Discount, Staff Discount in Country Stores and Life Assurance Cover (2 x salary)