Asbury Corporate Office Sales Manager at Plaza Motors in Creve Coeur, Missouri

Plaza Motors, a subsidiary of Asbury Automotive Group (NYSE:ABG), a Fortune 500 public automotive retailer with 80 plus retail locations and 25 collision centers is currently seeking a Sales Manager! We are looking for a driven, dedicated individual that is excited at the opportunity to join a successful team, and continue to drive home the culture of success that has been built.

Why Asbury? Asbury offers the advantages only a major dealer group can. 25,000 available vehicles in stock to sell, 500+ cars sold daily, 4,500+ vehicles serviced daily, 8,000 team members to build relationships with and 8 million happy customers to provide customer service to! Asbury is one of the largest franchised auto retailers in the United States with over $6.5 billion in total revenue in 2017, and we are continuing to expand our workforce!

Join our team today!

The primary role of the Sales Manager is to operationally manage and drive the success of the new and used car department's through developing sales consultants, working with third party vendors and achieving monthly sales quotas. This position floats between both new and used cars.

  • Work directly with our employees and customers to develop relationships and help bridge disconnects in the sales process

  • Build rapport with customers to build a base of referrals to establish customer network

  • Provide training and support to the sales staff and assist in closing sales

  • Help manage all aspects of the sales department and inventory lot

  • Order and purchase vehicles for the new car inventory lot and buy used car's from auction or off lease

  • Work with lot attendants to ensure all vehicles are properly tagged and positioned

  • Conduct trade appraisals and transport information into vehicle management system

  • Desk deals, track revenue logs, and manage retail delivery reports

  • Track record of staying within turn policy guidelines for inventory

  • Responsible for partnering with third party vendors and the service department to complete internal service work on used vehicles prior to entering lot inventory

  • Prepare and administrator annual forecast and budget for new vehicle department

  • Administer and monitor factory sponsored programs

  • Prior sales consultant and F&I manager experience required

  • Ability to work in both new and used cars

  • 3-5 years of automotive experience required

  • Must be able to create and maintain customer relationships

  • Ability to handle a high volume of business with professionalism

  • Experience and ability to handle conflict resolution

  • Advanced computer skills with both Microsoft suite products and dealer management systems

  • Build relationships with local and national vendors

  • Bachelors Degree in Business Administration, Marketing or a related field preferred

  • MBA a plus

  • Must be able to pass pre-employment screens (background & drug screen)

Pay & Benefits

  • Weekly pay

  • Paid time off (PTO) and holidays for full-time positions

  • Three affordable healthcare plans to select from that meet your healthcare needs along with two dental plans and optional vision coverage

  • Dedicated health concierge service

  • Virtual office visits through Teladoc if you elect medical coverage

  • Specialty pharmacy and pain management programs included with elected medical coverage

  • Promotional pricing for LASIK and PRK procedures if you elect vision coverage

  • Company contribution to HSA program

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) for Health Care and Dependent Care eligible expenses that allow you to save pre-tax dollars up to $2,600 for healthcare expenses and $5,000 for dependent care, per calendar year

  • Complimentary Basic Life Insurance

Long Term Incentives & Retirement

  • 401 (K) company match plan available for full-time and part-time team members

  • Performance bonuses

Life & Leisure

  • Discounts at participating local businesses

  • Discounts on vehicle purchases and services

  • Wellness programs

  • On-site health fairs and seminars

  • Life management services

Learning & Development

  • On-site training and online digital training programs

  • College Scholarship Program is available for eligible dependents of Asbury employees

  • Continuous new e-Learning opportunities

  • NADA executive development program

  • Asbury ethics, integrity and diversity training

  • Management/leadership development

Recognition

  • Service Anniversary Milestone Program

Perks

  • Company social events

  • Gym membership discounts

  • Company demo select roles

  • Employee referral program to earn additional income

Safety

  • Return-to-Work Program for workers who are injured while on the job

  • Safety training that is tied to your specific position, so you get the training most pertinent to your career

  • Rewards may vary by employment site and are subject to change at any time.

Requisition ID: 2018-18492

Post: external careers: 12/5/2018

External Company URL: asburyauto.com

Street: 11910 Olive Boulevard