AF25391 - Preowned Sales Consultant | Al Futtaim Motors | Dubai

Department: AF Motors | Lexus
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, Lexus

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:

Intro Line: As part Pre-Owned sales team, you will be responsible for achieving/exceeding the targeted sales of AFM Pre Owned vehicles (Toyota / Lexus) while maintaining / improving the customer service experience. 

 

Description of the Accountability

  • Achieve/Exceed monthly/annual sales target while maximizing the profitability of the branch by focusing on both the net sales and gross margin earnings.
  • Ensure that the customer’s expectations always meet or exceeded by strict adherence to the sales process and standards set by Toyota / Lexus showrooms
  • Attend training sessions as per the learning paths. Be proactive in self-development and inform the National Sales Manager if additional training is required. Attend all product launch trainings for new vehicles.
  • Awareness on competitor activities/their products and discuss the data with the National Sales Manager to facilitate the necessary strategic planning by the management.
  • Maintain Showroom and display to Toyota Certified standards, ensuring full vehicle display, correct display of branding and PoS, cleanliness of vehicles and general cleanliness of showroom and workstations. 
  • Document and maintain all sales activity and data for Fast Track for future reference and for use by the National Sales Manager

 

About You:

This role reports to National Sales Manager – Pre-Owned

The job holder will be an experienced pre-owned sales executive with good customer handling and negotiation skills. They will understand fully the sales process and adhere to this and all other Toyota Pre-Owned standards to deliver the highest possible service and customer experience. They will be a target driven achiever with the ability to make the most of every opportunity. The job holder will always present himself, his showroom and the brand to the highest standards.

People working within the automotive pre-owned industry often have to work extended hours, evenings and weekends to achieve their goals.

Minimum Qualifications and Knowledge:

  • Strong knowledge of Sales process, F&I, structure, systems and methodology  
  • High School Diploma is a must; bachelor’s degree desired

     

    Minimum Experience:

  • Previous Sales experience an advantage; Auto Pre Owned Sales experience desired

     

    Job-Specific Skills:            

  • Quantitative and analytical skills and PC proficiency
  • Languages:  Fluent English, Arabic an Advantage

     

    Behavioral Competencies :

  • Negotiation Skills
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Effective communicator

Influencing skills

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.