Car Buyer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Car Dealership

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  • Salary:

    Salary Negotiable Depending on Experience

  • Contact:

    Becca Hams

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  • Contact phone:

    0161 241 4708

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Experienced Car Buyer Required for a brand new business located in the Greater Manchester area

- Competitive basic salary 
- Opportunity to work remotely and from anywhere within the country!
- Monday to Friday

Our Client, in the Greater Manchester area is currently looking to hire an experienced Buyer to work remotely and therefore you can be based anywhere within the UK

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.

What our Client Expect of the Successful Vehicle Buyer:

- Significant experience in a similar role 
- Experience of valuing/buying vehicles. Using various pricing tools; cap, control etc
- Hours of work are 37.5 Monday to Friday. Due to the nature of this role you will be able to manage your own work load and have flexibility of what hours you work each day

This is an exciting opportunity for a successful car buyer to be part of something new and exciting and help build the business. At Perfect Placement we specialise in Automotive Careers, so if this Buyer Vacancy has interested you or you would like to know about other Dealership and Automotive Jobs in Manchester, please get in touch with Becca today!

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