Job title: Team Leader VIC/SA/TAS
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: VIC/SA/TAS
  • Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
  • Automotive / Automotive Parts
Job published: 30-01-2019
Job ID: 44200
Contact name: Bob Milgate
Phone number: 03 8842 1663

Job Description

Forming part of a global automotive aftermarket group, this iconic Australian and New Zealand market leader delivers specialist under vehicle and under bonnet aftermarket products including drivetrain, engine management, fuel systems, power steering and braking.  As the organisation continues to execute its strategic national expansion and increasing operational footprint through the effective implementation of strategic growth, acquisitions and business improvement initiatives has developed significant market share and now requires a dynamic individual with a go-getting attitude to help drive the ongoing success of the business in the region.

As the successful candidate you will be contributing to the profitability, growth and return on investment of the organisation by providing superior customers service in a sales capacity. You will be reporting to the State Manager and working with them to ensure sales performance is maximized through providing the best quality and up-to-date information on products and services for customers and sales representative calls. You will have the opportunity to attend training and development sessions to assist you with product knowledge, other development and growths sessions the business organises.

As an Internal Sales Team Lead it will be your responsibility to follow through on all orders to ensure they are dispatched on time and the appropriate documentation is raised, you will proactively seek to increase sales through understanding the needs and expectations of customer and advise State Sales Manager of any new potential customers that could generate new business; and collate, analyse and report on all aspects of customer purchasing activities to State Sales Manager and ensure company vehicles adhere to operating procedures and are kept in good condition.

You will be accountable for maintaining superior product knowledge, maintaining the branch catalogues and communicating all relevant information to Product Managers for consideration of national updates, communicate to other team member’s issues relating to improvement opportunities and supporting other team members to achieve business goals and targets, you will work closely with the State Sales Manager in range extension and inventory levels to ensure the correct range and quantities of parts are stocked for ongoing development.

This role requires a punctual and driven individual with the ability to work in a hands-on environment with a strong customer service focused individual with exceptional communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills. Ideally you will have 2-5 years of sales experience in a representative or support function. A background within automotive or aftermarket parts and accessories will be highly desired as will  B2B experience in the wholesale and distribution of automotive, industrial, or building products sectors.

If you are looking for the next step in your sales career then this is an outstanding opportunity to join this employer of choice and to participate in the ongoing success of this growth orientated business. Please apply online at quoting reference number 44200. For initial enquiries or for any assistance you may need in making your application, please call Bob Milgate on (03) 8842 1663.