Vehicle Buyer

  • Location:

    North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Car Dealership, Sales Department

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jamie Clarkson

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01134 689384

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Car Buyer Required in the North Yorkshire area

- £36k Basic Salary

- Up to £50k Per Annum

- 3 days working from home 2 days in office

- Opportunity to work with Prestige Vehicles

Our Client, a Prestigious Independent Used Car Operation in the North Yorkshire area is currently looking to hire an experienced Buyer for their busy Automotive Garage. They require someone who is able to source cars off their own back online and through various motor trade connections not just via trade-ins and auctions.

What our Client Expect of the Successful Vehicle Buyer:

- Significant experience of luxury cars is essential
- Experience of valuing/buying vehicles.
- Using various pricing tools; cap, control etc

The main duties of this Vehicle Buyer Role will be:

- To achieve agreed stock purchasing levels
- To develop approved supply links to ensure supply chain meets site requirements in terms of both volume and product mix.
- Ensure that all financial controls in respect of the purchase of used vehicles are strictly adhered to.
- Ensure that all vehicles purchased meet the company stock profile requirements
- Process all relevant documentation in respect of vehicles purchased to ensure vehicles are prepared and placed into company stock with the minimum delay.
- To continually monitor used vehicle values and trends to ensure stock held and future purchases are purchased competitively.
- Provide advice and support to sales management in respect of used car values to assist the part exchange process to ensure that accurate valuations are placed on vehicles.
- Provide recommendations to management in respect of vehicle trends and stock mix based on trade and supplier contacts.
- Identifying good quality used vehicles that will sell and are profitable
- Negotiating prices with dealers for best deals and best margins
- Building up a network of trusted dealers to trade with
- Advertise in various social media for "wanted" vehicles that are in high demand.

Hours of work for this Vehicle Buyer role are: Monday to Friday - 8.00am-6.00pm, Saturdays on a rota.

If this Vehicle Buyer Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in North Yorkshire please contact Jamie at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.

At Perfect Placement, we specialise in Motor Trade Jobs, so if you are looking to improve your Automotive Career please get in touch with us today. We are the leading UK Motor Trade Recruiters with over 1,400 Automotive Vacancies across the whole of the UK!!