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Accounts Assistant (AB2201) - Skoda Belfast

Permanent, full-time position
Skoda Belfast
Posted on: 06 January 2022

Accounts Assistant (AB2201)

Due to continued growth, Mervyn Stewart are pleased to be offering an opportunity to an enthusiastic, adaptable individual to join a key department within our growing company. The role of Accounts Assistant will be based at head office in Boucher Crescent and is a permanent, full-time position.

What are the main skills needed for the role?

  • Team player with experience working to deadlines
  • Pro-active with ability to work on own initiative and in a timely manner
  • Strong written, verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Great prioritisation skills, attention to detail and accuracy
  • Experience of working with Microsoft Office
  • Enthusiastic, reliable and flexible

What will I be doing day-to-day?

You will be working within a small accounts team dealing with a group of 4 motor retail sites. The role will focus on cash management and sales ledger functions. In a bit more detail, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Cash handling & processing lodgements
  • Processing invoices, statements & full maintenance of the Sales ledger
  • Allocation of funds to Sales Ledger accounts
  • Ensuring payment queries are followed up and payment is received.
  • Liaise with other departments to reconcile queries
  • Working knowledge & experience of processing Purchase ledger 
  • Carrying out ad hoc projects and any other reasonable duties as required by Management
  • Operation of company policy in all aspects and administration within the Accounts dept.

Qualifications/ requirements

  • Relevant experience in a busy accounts related role (min 2 years desirable)
  • Experience within the motor trade an advantage but not essential
  • Educated with minimum of 5 GCSE's inc English and Maths (Grade A*-C), A level standard desirable but not essential
  • Currently hold the right to work within the UK


  • An attractive renumeration package is dependent on experience and ability
  • The position is a permanent, full-time role based in Boucher
  • 30 days leave a year inc. stats
  • Workplace Company pension


Why work for Mervyn Stewart?

When you join Mervyn Stewart you will not only be joining the largest Skoda dealership in Ireland, you will be joining a growing, independent family run motor group. Mervyn Stewart recognises that fantastic customer service depends on the quality of the staff they employ.  

Why not take this opportunity to join our team?


Demonstrate how you fulfil the criteria when completing the application ensuring you include all relevant information, skills and previous experience. Mervyn Stewart are an equal opportunities employer.

Closing date is 9am Monday 24th January 2022. Mervyn Stewart reserve the right to expand the criteria to aid shortlisting. Previous applicants need not apply. 

Mobile and tablet users may experience difficulty completing this application.  Please refer to the desktop site to apply. As communication will be mainly via email, please check your spam/junk folder.

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Sales Executive (SEND2201) - Skoda North Down

Permanent, full-time position
Skoda North Down
Posted on: 06 January 2022

Sales Executive (Job Ref: SEND2201)

Basic Salary £20K (OTE £35K)

We are delighted to be able to offer a talented Sales Executive an opportunity within our Skoda dealership located near Bangor. This vacancy is for a highly enthusiastic and motivated individual with a desire to develop their career in the motor Industry.

About you:

The right candidate has a:

  • Passion for our brand and the highest level of customer service
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a selling role
  • Experience within a franchised car dealership (desirable but not essential)
  • Full, valid driving licence
  • IT literacy as essential
  • Verbal and written communication skills of a high standard 
  • Ability to present information in an informative and comprehensive way

Job Summary and Responsibilities:

  • The main job purpose will be to deliver a great customer experience and achieve agreed sales target for the new and/or used vehicles within a compliant sales process
  • To ensure that each customer is provided with the information to make an informed decision relative to their purchase therefore maintaining product knowledge and being aware of Sales Promotions and quarterly campaigns in operation is imperative  
  • To follow up and prospect customers in order to maximise every sales opportunity for both repeat and new business, maintain adequate records of all sales activities including customer contacts through showroom log
  • Comply with FCA obligations and F & I Sales Process whilst also completing training programs as required. 
  • Carry out full and accurate appraisals of all vehicles presented in part-exchange, using the showroom enquiry form, including mechanical, electrical and all cosmetic features
  • Maintain all paperwork in a complete and orderly manner.
  • Attend Manufacturer training as required

Renumeration & Benefits

In addition to being part of a great sales team and growing business, we offer the right candidate:

  • Basic Salary £20K (OTE £35K)
  • Company Car
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Training & Development opportunities
  • 30 days holidays (inc stats)
  • Staff Vehicle Purchase Scheme (after qualifying period)
  • Permanent, Full-Time position

Mervyn Stewart are an equal opportunities employer. Closing date for sending your completed application/updated CV is 10pm Saturday 22nd  January 2022. Mervyn Stewart reserve the right to expand the criteria to aid shortlisting. Applications/updated CV's received after this deadline will not be accepted.

Candidates should demonstrate how they fulfil the criteria when sending the appropriate paperwork ensuring they include all relevant information, skills and previous experience.  As communication will be mainly via email, please check your spam/junk folder.

Mobile and tablet users may experience difficulty completing this application.  Please refer to the desktop site to apply.

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