West London ŠKODA

Trainee Sales Executive

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About the role

Trainee Sales Executive 

Location: West London

Salary: £47,000 uncapped OTE in your first year

Company car and fuel card


Are you looking for your first role in Sales?

Are you driven, self-motivated, enthusiastic and have excellent customer service?

If yes, then come and join the fantastic team hear at our impressive West London retailer!

Here you will a part of a fast growing and exciting business that puts its employees first. With it’s own dedicated training center, we will give you the training and skills you need to succeed as a Citygate Sales Executive.


You will have a realistic uncapped OTE of £47,000 in your first year as well as offering brand training, sales training at our Citygate Learning and Development center as well as other fantastic benefits.


About Us 

Citygate is a fantastic, privately owned business that has grown significantly over the past twenty years to 650 employees across 16 locations. We work with fantastic brands (Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, SEAT, CUPRA, ŠKODA and Kia), provide incredible training and internal progression opportunities.  


Why Citygate

Being a Trainee Sales Executive for our Citygate Volkswagen and SKODA Retailer in West London, you will be in a fast paced and exciting role. Here you will be working as part of a team to ensure customer satisfaction and repeat business for the retailer.

Working with the best salespeople in the business and you will be constantly learning and expanding your knowledge and skill set.

We like to invest in our Trainee Sales Executives to ensure they learn all there is to know about sales and make sure they are ready to embrace the future of the automotive industry. We want to develop you and your career to enable you to be in charge of your future.


Role overview 

We are looking for a passionate Trainee Sales Executive to join our Volkswagen and SKODA Retailer in West London.

As a Trainee Sales Executive you will play a vital role within the retailer selling new and used vehicles, representing the company in a professional manner and to achieve high levels of customer satisfaction.

You will be provided with on-the-job training by your colleagues and managers and will be joining a supportive and friendly team in West London.


Key responsibilities 

As a Trainee Sales Executive your key responsibilities will be:


  • To receive and process all incoming sales enquiries
  • Meeting and greeting all customers
  • Logging and qualifying all sales enquiries
  • Making follow up sales calls and arrange appointments
  • Arranging for correspondence to be sent
  • Maintenance of the sales diary
  • Presenting and demonstrating our products and services
  • Appraise and test drive the customer’s part exchange vehicle
  • Carrying out negotiations

What we’re looking for

About You 

If you are looking to start your career in sales and would like to be considered to join our fantastic West London Sales team, you will need to possess the below skills and attributes:

  • Excellent communication and listening skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Energetic and enthusiastic
  • Target/goals driven
  • Driven by success
  • A full driving licence with 1 years’ driving experience



What’s in it for you?

As well as joining a fast paced, exciting and growing company, you will also be entitled to the following:

  • State-of-the art working environment
  • Competitive salary and Benefits
  • Brand training
  • Career Progression
  • Citygate Learning and development Academy
First Step

Contact details

Second Step

CV & Cover letter

To apply, please attach your CV and a supporting cover letter