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Bike Buyer

Bike Buyer

On The Wheel Superstore in Southwick are looking for a new Bike Buyer to join their fast growing team. Not only is this a lively and fun place to work but we also pride ourselves on employing people with a strong work ethic who want to excel in their role and become part of the family/furniture.

Progression within the company is encouraged, and as a fast growing business anyone who proves themselves will be given the opportunity to progress or head into other areas of the business.

About you and the role:

As the showrooms bike buyer you will be responsible for locating, assessing and negotiating all motorbike buy in's for the store, ensuring profitability on every bike. You should have a talent for spotting opportunities and the ability to research motorbikes. You will also have the ability to complete any relevant paperwork to a high standard, making sure the information is accurate and complete.

This is a fast paced, target driven role and one that requires self-motivation as you will be expected to consistently hit your targets and KPI's set by the General Manager of the store, and the Managing Director of the company.

Motorcycle and/or mechanical knowledge of brands is a necessity as this will play a vital part in successfully achieving your goals.

Main Duties:

  • Sourcing and buying used bikes to sell in our stores.
  • Using your motorbike/mechanical knowledge to fully assess possible profit margins on each bike.
  • Negotiating selling prices with any sellers, ensuring maximum profitability on every bike
  • Researching motorcycles and new business opportunities.
  • Receiving and processing card and cash payments
  • Completing all paperwork to an accurate and high standard
  • Collecting bikes when needed
  • Cleaning bikes on site


  • Excellent motorbike/mechanical knowledge
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Drivers license
  • Good IT skills (MS Office predominantly)
  • Excellent social media experience
  • Ability to communicate clearly
  • Ability to follow procedures

Benefits of the role:

  • Generous bonus structure after probation is completed
  • Standard Holiday Entitlement: 28 days holiday including bank holidays. Then, after 2 years service, you will receive 1 extra holiday day for every additional year (to a maximum of 28 days + bank holiday in total
  • Staff discount
  • Onsite parking
  • On site gym- free for employees to use. Subsidised boxing classes
  • Birthday Lie-In
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Work Place Pension
  • Free Fruit
  • Eye Care Vouchers

Salary - £18,000.00 /year

Job Types - Full-time, Permanent

Experience -

  • negotiation: 1 year (Preferred)
  • mechanics: 2 years (Preferred)
  • buying: 1 year (Preferred)

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