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Employment Opportunities

Company:           Kelowna Mercedes-Benz, Sentes Automotive
Position:              Sales Professional
Timing:                 April 1, 2015
Apply to:              Colin Gingell, Kelowna Mercedes-Benz General Manager, at colingingell@sentes.com
Include:                Cover letter and resume
Description:

Sentes Automotive is the Okanagan's largest auto retailer with six dealership locations in the valley including Kelowna Mercedes-Benz, Lexus of Kelowna, Kelowna Infiniti Nissan, Vernon Nissan, Penticton Honda, and Penticton Hyundai. With over 260 employees and retail auto sales of over 4500 vehicles in 2014, Sentes Automotive is quickly expanding as one of the valley's largest employers.  Currently the group's largest volume luxury dealership, Kelowna Mercedes-Benz is experiencing unprecedented sales growth as the Canadian auto industry continues to expand its luxury segment.  As a result, a full-time position is being added immediately to take advantage of a healthy spring selling season.  This position is ideal for an individual who is looking for a challenge with a rewarding career within the auto industry.  Along with the ability to live in the beautiful Kelowna area, the sales professional position within Kelowna Mercedes-Benz earns an average annual wage of over $65,000 including bonuses.  The ideal candidate should exhibit a high degree of confidence, enthusiasm, organization, and a general auto industry interest.  All candidates must excel in communication and thrive off engaging in conversation with prospective buyers.  Sales professionals are involved in vehicle selection and demonstration and in assisting with trade evaluation and finance and lease presentations.  These positions are heavily supported by product managers involved in the closing of sales.  The sales professional position also comes with a comprehensive training program and the most advanced software tools available in the industry.  With an innovative and youthful management team, Sentes Automotive is proud of its premium position in the local retail auto industry.  As a company we strive to rise above the competition and provide a level of service in our sales approach that truly exceeds our client's expectations.  In 2014, Kelowna Mercedes-Benz sold 815 new and pre-owned vehicles.  If you have the skills required and the motivation to apply your degree towards a very rewarding career, contact us today!

Accounting Assistant at Sentes Automotive Kelowna

Sentes Automotive is looking for a detailed and deadline oriented individual for a part time Accounting position in Kelowna. This permanent Monday to Friday position will work about 6 hours per day but may lead to full time in the near future. The specific duties of the position are as follows:

Scanning and filing of vehicle sales files;
Day to day banking
Account reconciliations and posting of journal entries;
Petty cash disbursements
Obtaining cheque signatures and mailing of cheques;

Some skills required
Ability to multitask and work independently with little supervision;
Must be fluent in Microsoft Excel;
Ability to prioritize

Experience with a document management system
Interested candidates are encouraged to apply with cover letter, resume, and references. In your cover letter please ensure you answer the following questions: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form?EQBCT=a98540741be94ff5a3537a531440cd07

1. Why do you want to work part time?
2. What are your wage expectations?
3. Tell me about a time you did not have enough training or knowledge to complete a task or assignment you were given.
1. Why do you want to work part time?
2. What are your wage expectations?
3. Tell me about a time you did not have enough training or knowledge to complete a task or assignment you were given.

We are always looking for dedicated, hard working, career oriented individuals. To apply for a career with Sentes Automotive, please fill out an application form.