Receptionist/Telephonist - Lexus Edinburgh

 42.5 hours   Edinburgh   Full Time


Lexus Edinburgh

Salary £21,000

Thank you for your interest in working with Eastern Western Motor Group. We work with some of the world’s best loved brands. If you haven’t already, please browse around our company website and immerse yourself in our company’s history and read up on our brands. As we start to drive your aspirations to accessing a career here with us at Eastern Western Motor Group, you will really get to understand just why our staff and customers are indeed so passionate about all things Eastern Western!

This is an amazing opportunity to work for a family run company who value their employees and in return provide state of the art working facilities, competitive salary packages, benefits and industry leading training. We work with 14 brands across 37 sites with just over 1500 employees.

What does the job entail?

  • To attend to customer requirements
  • In input contract reports, new business forms etc. onto the computer system
  • To type letters (general and customer) correspondence, memos etc.
  • To monitor customers in the showroom and attend to their general needs if no Sales Executive is available.
  • To operate the switchboard in an efficient and professional manner
  • To make sure messages and faxes reach the relevant person/Department in a timely manner
  • To make sure that a customer with a complaint is passed quickly and efficiently to the correct person to deal with the problem.
  • To supply assistance to the Sales Executive/Managers as and when required.
  • Assistance with any other tasks as directed 

What are we looking for? 

  • A candidate with experience in this role or a similar face to face customer service working with luxury goods/services (motor industry preferred).
  • An excellent communicator with strong time management skills. 
  • An ability to work under pressure and deliver the highest levels of customer service at all times. 
  • Demonstrable Customer First behaviours and principals. 
  • Ability to be creative and find new solutions to old problems and be prepared to work across the business to help initiate and deliver service improvements. 
  • Excellent computer with experience in Microsoft products.  

In addition we offer first class employee benefits scheme such as:

  • Employee discount scheme with 1600 high street/online retailers
  • Option to staff savings scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Excellent discounts on new and used car purchases
  • Company pension
  • 30 days annual leave which increases with length of service
  • Training/Career development
  • Family days out
  • Life assurance
  • Staff Intro referral scheme

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As an Eastern Western Motor Group employee you will get a range of benefits, including:

Discounts on new and used vehicles

Discounts on parts and servicing

Contributory pension scheme

Fantastic discounts at a host of retailers