Trainee Customer Consultant – Toyota Academy Career Opportunity Ref: 15373

£20,000 plus benefits

Are you looking to build your career in the automotive industry? Do you want access to fantastic career opportunities and training?

Excellent career development opportunity to join Toyota’s Trainee Customer Consultant Academy programme.. If you're ready to build your career or change direction we’d love to hear from you.

Motor trade experience is NOT essential.

Role Info:

Toyota Trainee Customer Consultant (New Career Opportunity) – Global Car Brand
Gillingham, ME8
£20,000 + Performance Bonus
Plus impressive benefits package including Company Car Scheme, Birthday Day Off, Share Save Scheme and more!

About Us:

Part of the Group 1 Automotive, a well-established and growing automotive group in the UK, with offices also in America and Brazil. Group 1 Automotive is the 9th largest dealer group in the UK, representing Barons Group, Beadles, and Think Ford. All dealerships in the Group 1 Automotive network offer fantastic career opportunities, state of the art resources, training and competitive earnings packages.

If you see yourself as a Trainee Customer Consultant and would like to find out more about what it is like to be part of the Group 1 family, we’d like you to apply now!

The Trainee Customer Consultant Role:

The Trainee Customer Consultant Programme offers you the opportunity to develop your career with one of the world's most prestigious companies and work alongside some of Britain's brightest talent, as well as the chance to "earn while you learn". Toyota are the highest ranked Automotive Brand in the world and spend more on R&D than any other company, leading the way in Hybrid engine technology and innovation.

Whilst working for us at Maidstone the programme is delivered through the Toyota Academy, our outstanding learning & development organisation – the Programme targets and develops high calibre people like you, who may have recently completed their education, or are looking for a new challenge, and are seeking the first rung of the ladder in a professional automotive career.

As an Trainee Customer Consultant you will be part of a new Toyota initiative which fast tracks you through the 12-week programme and onto the Academy’s development path, leading to a full industry-recognised accreditation and potentially into management.

You will earn as you learn, because from Day 1 you will receive £20,000 annual salary. Additionally, as soon as you graduate from the programme you are rewarded immediately with a competitive benefits package and performance related bonuses.

About You:

Does this sound like you? We are looking for ambitious individuals with:

+ Excellent communication skills – listening is as important as talking in our industry.
+ Curiosity – a desire to learn about our customers, our products and our new technologies.
+ Confidence – a personality that will welcome and engage our customers.
+ An eye for detail – to capture information accurately, follow processes and deliver an excellent customer experience.
+ Energy – to motivate yourself, enthuse others and achieve performance targets.

Essential Criteria:

+ A full UK driving licence.
+ Eligibility to work in the UK.
+ At least 2 A Levels or equivalent qualification
+ IT skills, (MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel).
+ GCSE Maths and English.
+ Flexible to work hours required to carry out the role effectively and travel (to the training sessions)

Remuneration package includes:

+ £20,000 per annum
+ Contributory Pension/life assurance scheme
+ Training and on-going development
+ Company vehicle
+ Performance related bonus
+ Opportunity for career progression
+ Plus other excellent benefits/incentives as expected of a large organisation

Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager

Your Background / Previous Roles May Include:
College Leaver, Graduate, Customer Service, Customer Care, Front of House, Host, Automotive, Dealership

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If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.