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Industry Lead

  • Job added:   13 February 2014
  • Salary :   The role offers a competitive salary and company car plus a great flexible benefits package.
  • Location :   The role is remote based, which will require regular travel and overnight stays.
  • Job Type :   Permanent

 

 

Auto Trader has an exciting opportunity for an exceptional Automotive Professional to join the UK’s No.1 Digital Automotive brand as an Industry Expert working in a Senior Sales Leadership team.

Knowing about the industry just isn’t enough, you will be living and breathing it and have your finger on the pulse of any trends in the UK Automotive market.

As Auto Trader’s industry expert, you will ensure we understand retailer’s present and future needs and trends in order that strategies can be formulated for Auto Trader to work as a partner to support these needs.  Leveraging the knowledge and understanding to impart this expertise, to educate both our trade customers and internal resources.  

As well as a big focus on Market Intelligence and Industry Insight, this is a strategic role with a key focus on informing our strategies on Account Management and Customer Engagement.

The Requirements

As well as being an “Automotive Industry Guru” you will have experience in a digital environment, have strong commercial understanding of automotive dealership operations.

You will have experience of working in a senior sales role and operating at a strategic level, your stakeholder management skills both internally and externally will be considered a strength, your proven experience of delivering results against business objectives is a given

Of course your outstanding communications skills are vital for this role whether that be internally, with clients, and you will be comfortable and confident to present at large conferences or host events with industry professionals.

Location Description

The role is remote based, which will require regular travel and overnight stays.  

Salary & Benefits

The role offers a competitive salary and company car plus a great flexible benefits package.

About Trader Media

Auto Trader is the UK's number one motoring digital marketplace with over 11 million monthly unique users, carrying out over 140 million searches on more than 400,000 new and used vehicles. Over 3.5 million people access Auto Trader via their mobile devices every month through the mobile optimised site and apps. 

Our market leading products and solutions means that we have relationships with over 11,000 dealers in the UK.

For more information, visit www.autotrader.co.uk