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Automotive retailer Harwoods Group, represents prestigious car brands Aston Martin, Audi, Bentley, Mclaren, Volvo, Jaguar and Land Rover, as well as the truck brand MAN. We have eighteen businesses across Sussex, Surrey, Kent and Hampshire.
Our vision is to ‘create memorable experiences’, as we believe our primary role is to add maximum value to the customer journey. We also aim to make working at Harwoods as memorable and enjoyable as possible and benefit from above average employee engagement.
With 98% of staff scoring positively when asked ‘I care about the future of Harwoods’, we’re a safe bet for a job and career.
Volvo has decades of innovations and a commitment that drives the industry forward. Harwoods Volvo Crawley was born in 2020 and is a truly exciting acquisition for the Harwoods Group. Our newly developed site is on trend and stylish with good access, ample parking and fully equipped for Electric vehicles and charging. Safety has always been at the core of Volvo so with the introduction of the Recharge car line, Volvo’s ambition is to create the safest chargeable vehicles on the road.
The role of the Driver:
Support the business by carrying out driving duties.
All Harwoods employees are expected to comply with/adhere to all Harwoods policies and procedures and any additional manufacturer requirements relevant to their role.
Proof of Right to Work in the UK.
Previously employed in a position of trust.
Skills & Knowledge
current and clean driving Licence
Competency in numeracy and literacy.
Advanced motoring qualification.
Harwoods has 5 key competencies which describe the behaviours expected of all employees. For this role we are looking for applicants who can demonstrate all of the competencies below at the level described, as per the attached competency framework.
Delivering Memorable Customer Service
Provides customer service which creates ‘memorable experiences’ through meeting and exceeding customer expectations.
High Performing Teams
Supports others to continuously improve performance. Seeks feedback on own performance, takes responsibility for own development & demonstrates Harwoods values.
Commercial and Operational Excellence
Understands the drivers of business performance and uses them to optimise commercial opportunities. Plans and manages processes, resources workflows efficiently.
Innovation & Improvement
Demonstrates openness to change and improvement. Proactively looks for more effective ways of doing things.
Knowledgeable of, aligned to and ambassador for the brand and adheres to brand standards.
At the request of the sales, service or parts departments/Bodyshop, carry out driving jobs as and when required.
Carry out a pre-delivery quality check and ensure the vehicle meets customer expectations.
Carry out a final handover with the customer upon delivery of (sold) vehicles.
Ensure all documentation is accurately completed in line with business standards and return to the sales, service or parts departments.
Maintain safe working practices and standards, including driving all vehicles with due care and attention for all customers, road users and pedestrians.
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