Lookers Volkswagen Blackburn
Contract Type: Permanent, Job ref. req5550
Market leading employee benefits
As a growing business we are now looking for a talented person to join us as an Receptionist at Blackburn Volkswagen. This is a fast paced, busy role where you'll be the main point of contact for our customers whilst providing some administration support to the centre. Professionally representing the brand in a warm, friendly and welcoming manner you'll ensure our customers are directed to the right person and offer support and guidance where you can.
Hours of work:
Monday to Friday 10am - 7pm or part time weekend hours available
You will be someone who has pride in high standards to keep our showroom tidy and welcoming at all times. Excellent communication skills will be your strength and you will be able to demonstrate a successful blend of confidence and assertiveness when dealing with people. You will be warm, empathetic, and friendly and have an approachable and professional manner. Experience working in a similar role with the ability to deal with a variety of responsibilities along with strong organisation skills and an eye for detail is also important. This is the perfect opportunity for someone who loves working as part of a friendly team, is truly focused on delivering an exceptional customer experience and has the ability to turn sometimes challenging situations into positive experiences.
Lookers are proud to be one of the top three motor vehicle retailers in the UK, representing 32 vehicle manufacturers, selling and servicing a huge range of cars at over 150 franchised dealerships across hundreds of locations throughout the UK & Ireland. We recognise the hard work, flexibility and commitment of our people so we offer an industry leading benefits package. This includes competitive basic salaries, enhanced holidays that increase with service, eligibility to join one of our car schemes, critical illness cover after 2 years, one year fully paid maternity leave for women and for some roles a company car and additional earning potential through commission or bonus.
As one of the UK's Top Employers we strongly believe in nurturing and providing our people with specific manufacturer brand and management training to enhance career development opportunities. We have a great bunch of people and we like to celebrate and encourage success at all levels with our annual Lookers Excellence Awards. So? What are you waiting for?
Lookers are an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to a working environment that is free from all types of discrimination, is inclusive, and empowers our people to bring their whole self to work and reach their full potential.
If your application is successful we will conduct relevant employment checks prior to you starting with us. Depending on the role and responsibilities, these could include us verifying your recent employment, address and credit history. We may also conduct a criminal record check and a driving licence check.
Please note: We will close vacancies once the required quality or number of applications has been received.