Automotive Career Guide - Parts Advisor


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As a Vehicle Parts Advisor you will be responsible for dealing with trade and retail customers regarding all parts and accessories enquiries. Your main duties will include managing stock and inventory, selling and upselling parts to customers, and maintaining the smooth running of the department.

Based in a busy Parts Department, usually within a Main Dealership you may also be required to support the Dealership’s own workshop as well as external customers. For this reason, it is important that a Parts Advisor has excellent communications skills and is able to deliver a high standard of service at all times.  It is important that a Parts Advisor reflects the brand values at all times and is able to maximise on sales opportunities by delivering knowledgeable and accurate advice.

The role of Vehicle Parts Advisor is target driven and has lots of potential for growth and promotion for the right person. The natural next steps would be the role of Sales Executive, right up to Parts Manager.  Most employers would look to take on someone with experience of working in an Automotive Dealership or motor factors business, a passion for customer service and a strong knowledge of automotive parts.

Typical working hours in this role range between 35 - 40 hours per week and this can involve some weekend working to support the needs of the business. Salaries range between £21K-25K but most Dealerships will offer their Parts Advisor the opportunity to earn a performance based bonus.

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