Apprentice Sales Administrator/Showroom Host (Telford)

Job Title: Apprentice Sales Administrator/Showroom Host

Based at: J T Hughes, Stafford Park 1, Stafford Park, Telford, TF3 3BD

Reports to: Honda/Mitsubishi Sales Manager

Job Purpose: To provide assistance to the Sales Team

Hours: Monday – Friday 8.30-5.00pm 

Saturdays to be worked on a rota.  If Saturdays worked 9-5pm you will receive a day off in the week.

Key Responsibilities:

J T Hughes Group has an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice to join our Sales Team at our Telford Branch. 

Reporting to the Sales Manager your role will be to assist the Sales Team. 

Your main role will be to fully understand the administrational tasks of a Car Sales Executive.  This will include mirroring a member of the Sales Team and learning the entire Sales Process,  your role will include welcoming customers into the business, proving refreshments and helping to create a warm and professional environment. Your duties will include updating all of the websites our vehicles are displayed on including manufactures, J T Hughes company website and Auto trader.  This in time will include taking photographs and recording videos of our full vehicle stock, uploading and updating to each of the websites.  You will also be required to move vehicles on the premises, in the showroom, between Branches and our off site compounds and also to our Dealerships and complete customer Test Drives.

In time you will be trained to learn all of the entire Sales Processes.  We are looking for someone who would like to progress from the administration role into a fully trained Sales Executive who is looking for a long term career.

You will also be required to complete an NVQ Level 2 in Customer Service.  Of site training is required to begin with 1 day per week in Shrewsbury.

Skills required:

The successful candidate will possess the following skills:

Full Driving Licence

Excellent Communication & Customers Service Skills

Be of very Smart Appearance

Excellent Telephone Manner

Administration skills, being competent with computing/media technology and the ability to organise and prioritise work.

Highly motivated and have the ability to work on your own initiative providing our customers with excellent service in the Showroom.

Be a Team Player with Bags of Personality and can take dealing with customers in their stride.


Apprentice Salary or £3.90 per hour.  Full Training will be provided to ensure you reach the standards we expect.  DUE TO THE HIGH NUMBER OF APPLICANTS WE WILL ONLY REPLY IF YOU ARE SELECTED TO ATTEND AN INTERVIEW



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Stafford Park 1, Telford
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