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Location Matford Jaguar, Exeter
Closing Date 23/02/2018



Due to an internal promotion we have generated a vacancy for a part-time Showroom Host/Receptionist to join our busy team at Matford Jaguar.

The role is to assist our currentshowroom host team for half of each week day and as such we are able to offer a choice of working hours. They are for Monday to Friday inclusive and are either 8am – 1:30pm or 12:30pm-6pm to suit the preference of the chosen successful applicant.

As the main point of contact for all visitors, this role demands a polished and confident individual who is genuinely interested in people and delivering high levels of customer service. You will be managing a busy reception area answering telephone calls within three rings and meeting a diverse range of people each and every day. You will be able to multi task effectively and will be comfortable in a customer facing role as well as having an organized approach to administrative activities.

Whilst our customers are our priority you will also be responsible for the wider hospitality and showroom areas. Working with the Sales and Service departments along with your showroom colleagues you will maintain an inviting environment for our customers to relax and explore our products and services.

Daily tasks associated with the role will include;

  • Greeting all guests and redirecting telephone enquiries to relevant departments
  • Maintaining showroom standards
  • Managing the hospitality areas

A polite, confident and courteous telephone manner is essential as are excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Experience of reception work or a similar role is preferred but not essential.

Matford Jaguar is part of the very successful Helston Garages Group. Established in 1960, Helston Garages Group has been committed to continuous but stable growth and today the group is one of the 25 largest in Britain. Our 37 franchise dealerships provide customers throughout Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Somerset with high-quality new and used cars and vans from a variety of different manufacturers (as well as servicing facilities for three more brands). Helston Motor Group is very proud of its history and is determined to retain the principles of honest dealing, customer service and staff welfare that are responsible for its 58 years of success.

The Group actively encourages staff development and offers fantastic opportunities for staff who are keen to progress their careers. As well as the stability and security of working for a well-established company, the Group provides a number of other staff benefits including Childcare Vouchers, Salary Exchange and Life Cover

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a large family owned company, representing an iconic and rapidly evolving British brand during a period of expansive growth plans and new model launches.

If you believe you have the credentials and character required to become a key part of our team then please e-mail with your CV and covering note explaining why you believe you are suitable for this role.

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