Looking for a Sales Cadet to join our team

Sales Cadet

Looking for a Sales Cadet to join our team

  • Start your career in the motor industry
  • Great opportunity to learn and develop professional sales skills
  • Join the team at Simon Lucas North Shore in Glenfield

Simon Lucas North Shore is an award winning dealership with Mitsubishi and Great Wall vehicle sales and service franchises. We are a nine time winner of Mitsubishi's Diamond Dealer Award, and a top performing dealer with the Great Wall franchise. Our Service Department has just won Mitsubishi’s Overall Service Excellence award. We also sell an assortment of premium used vehicles and customer trade-ins.

We are an organisation that values honesty and integrity in all of our dealings between our staff, and with our customers. It’s not just about being able to do the job but also bringing a positive attitude that enhances everybody’s ability to enjoyably do their jobs.

We believe in the achievement of excellence through on-going professional development of our team which drives the evolution of the organisation. A commitment to continuous, gradual improvement means we spend more money on training courses per staff member than any other dealership in Mitsubishi’s national dealer network.

We're looking for someone with strong communication and listening skills, who gains genuine enjoyment from interacting with a wide variety of people. A positive attitude, sense of humour and the ability to fit in with and complement our existing staff and team environment are important, as we like our workplace to be both high performing and enjoyable. We also recognise that work is only part of your life, so our friendly working environment is supportive of employees leading balanced lives.

We need a Sales Cadet who wants to learn the secrets of highly successful salespeople and who will both work with and support our existing team of sales superstars to achieve this. We want someone who shares our values, has a genuine desire to build a sales career in the motor industry, and the energy and motivation to make it happen.

Full training and support will be available for the successful candidate. We believe in developing our staff to their full capability and promoting from within. We have numerous examples of this within our current team - our Service Manager started with us as a Technician, our Apprentice Technician started as a Groomer, and our Fleet Sales Manager started as a Sales Cadet. We expect that the successful applicant for this role will in time develop the skills and the experience required to progress through to a full sales role.

The successful applicant will have the following skills and attributes:

  • Genuine desire to build a career in Sales,
  • Energetic, highly motivated, self-starter,
  • Ability to relate to a wide variety of people,
  • A thirst for success and love a challenge,
  • Well presented with a positive and approachable personality,
  • Excellent communication skills,
  • A minimum of two years work experience
  • Computer literate with fluent written and spoken English.

As well as working with a great team in our modern showroom, we can offer you:

  • Full training in automotive sales
  • Proven vehicles sales system that gets results
  • Professional marketing support
  • Opportunity for career advancement

This is a role in one of New Zealand’s most successful, innovative and progressive dealerships. Take the opportunity to creatively develop this exciting initiative and gain valuable experience to advance your career. If you think you have the right attitude to excel in this environment, APPLY NOW and fill in our online application form.

Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.