AF25134 - Senior Sales Consultant | AF Motors - HINO

Department: AF Motors | Hino
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 11-Jan-2017
Al-Futtaim

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.

Automotive

Al-Futtaim is regarded as a pioneer in the region’s automotive industry. The company imported the first consignment of Toyota vehicles to the UAE and established Al-Futtaim Motors in 1955.

Al-Futtaim represents 44 automotive brands across 16 countries and encompasses every aspect of the business:

  • Passenger and commercial vehicles sales
  • Manufacturing agricultural vehicles
  • Construction equipment sales and service
  • Used car sales
  • Rental and leasing

Al-Futtaim Motors, Hino

Al-Futtaim Motors occupies the pre-eminent position of the largest distributor of automotive products in the Emirates, and leads the rapid development of automobile business in the UAE, while continuing to contribute to Toyota's worldwide growth.

Today, Al-Futtaim Motors is synonymous with Toyota and Lexus, which enjoys undisputed leadership in the UAE in terms of the largest number of vehicles on the road. Besides Toyota, AF Motors also holds exclusive franchises for some of the world's top automotive products like Hino - Japan's leading heavy-duty vehicle manufacturer, Toyota forklifts and BT warehouse equipment.

About the Position:

We are currently looking to recruit a Senior Sales Consultant to join the Commercial Vehicles business (HINO) within Al Futtaim Motors. The role will be based from our busy Dubai site and will report into the Branch Manager.  The main purpose of this role is to achieve / exceed the targeted sales of AFM Commercial Vehicles (Hino & TMH) whilst maintaining and improving the customer service experience.

It is the responsibility of the Senior Sales Consultant to maintain an active customer profile database to ensure all relevant details are up to date when required for analysis or campaigns; to conduct regular customer / field visits to assess business requirements and maintain healthy relationships to ensure top customer satisfaction levels; to attend all sales meetings and modular training sessions, refresher courses that introduce new products and make sure the Sales Manager / Branch Manager is informed if additional training is required; to maintain awareness on competitor activities and products and discuss the data with the branch Sales Manager to facilitate the necessary strategic planning by the management. Client retention is a priority for this role and therefore building and maintaining relationships is essential.  A requirement of this position is to report on performance therefore the role holder will consistently evaluate sales performance to optimise efforts and to identify areas for improvement. 

 

About You:

To be considered for this role you will ideally be a graduate and will have a minimum of 3 years experience in a Sales role within the Commercial Vehicle industry in the UAE.  It is essential that you have a strong knowledge of Sales processes, F&I, structures, systems and methodology. This role involves an element of local travel and therefore a driving licence is essential.

As prior sales experience is a requirement for this position it is expected that you will have strong negotiation skills along with the ability to communicate with clients and colleagues of varying levels.  You will act as the face of the company and therefore will have a proactive, professional and presentable nature.

 

Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
 
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.