Important Message
Please be aware that both On The Wheel retail stores are now closed to the public. Our sales team are still available on the phone to help you with your queries and we have a skeleton workshop team on hand to keep key workers on the road. 01273 020988 is manned Mon-Fri 9 to 5 or you can email sales@onthewheel.co.uk

Vacancies

Vacancies

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

Requirements:

  • 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)

Please apply with a CV send it to: hr@sinnis.co.uk



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