Receptionist @ Walker CDJR - Alexandria, LA

Receptionist

Walker Automotive has an immediate need for an automotive receptionist with EXCELLENT customer service skills and a winning attitude to be able to grow into an expanding position to include assisting in our sales areas relatively quickly! This individual will receive calls to the dealership, determine the nature of the callers business, and direct the caller to their destination.

This is a Full-Time position for our Service and Sales department. Schedule is below:

  • Monday: 7:30 am - 2:00 pm 5.5 hrs (1-hour lunch at 11:30 am)
  • Tuesday: 7:30 am - 2:00 pm 5.5 hrs (1-hour lunch at 11:30 am)
  • Wednesday: 7:30 am - 2:00 pm 5.5 hrs (1-hour lunch at 11:30 am)
  • Thursday: OFF
  • Friday: 12:30 pm - 6:00 pm 5.5 hrs
  • Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm 8 hrs (Walker provides lunch)

Benefits

  • Health, vision, dental, and life insurance
  • 401k with employee match
  • Five paid holidays per year
  • Paid time off
  • Training

Responsibilities:

  • Answering dealership group phones
  • Greeting and receiving prospects and customers
  • Directs customers to the correct department, notifies the appropriate person that a customer is waiting, and introduces the customer to a salesperson
  • Working cooperatively with the sales team
  • Updating customer records
  • Communicates with callers and visitors in a professional, friendly, and efficient manner
  • Types memos, correspondence, reports, and other documents
  • Assisting in scheduling and confirming sales appointments
  • Assisting in the dealer exchange of vehicle process
  • Participating in customer satisfaction process
  • Participate in customer retention process

Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Outgoing and positive demeanor
  • Professional presentation
  • Punctual with the ability to handle schedule flexibility
  • Clean driving record and valid driver’s license
  • Pass background check/drug test
  • Maintains a professional appearance