Retail Counter Sales Portland in Portland, OR at LKQ Corporation

Date Posted: 8/7/2018

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    Portland, OR
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Job Description

Job Summary:

Responsible for providing primary contact of walk-in counter sale customers as well as phone contact sales, coordinates in-house order filling activity to achieve LKQ Corporation/Keystone excellent customer service.
Essential Job Duties:
1. Maintain friendly and frequent contact with all customers coming to counter for sales, implementing suggestive selling, as appropriate and assists with problem solving and maintaining open communication.
2. Order any out of stock, special order items, create purchase orders, transfers, and follow up with customers by phone calls to completion of invoice.
3. Maintain orderly files and clean records of all transactions, as well as accurate cash drawer.
4. Observe changes in inventory as to insure minimum stock levels and store showroom appearance is appropriate
5. Works with warehouse personnel to insure tickets are printed and parts are pulled in a timely fashion to insure customers’ parts are ready in a timely fashion to achieve  excellent level of customer service.
6. Solicits new accounts using every means available to seek out new business and rebuilds old accounts by researching former customer listings.
7. Initiate and support the continual improvement of LKQ Corporation's Automotive Industries' quality improvement system
8. Assumes other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Essential Physical Demands/Work Environment: Musthave the ability to work in an environment where frequent interruptions mayoccur. Must be able to work under pressure comfortably. May be required tomove/lift up to 75 pounds.

Basic Qualifications (Minimum Required Experience,Education, Knowledge/Skills/Abilities, Essential Physical Demands):

Education & Experience: To perform this job thisjob successfully, an individual must have a strong customer service background.Must be able to communicate effectively. High School or G.E.D. Equivalentpreferred. College coursework desired. Prior automotive experience andknowledge of automotive parts preferred. Two to three years of prior customerservice relations preferred.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Prior automotiveexperience is preferred. Strong customer service background. Strong peopleskills. The ability to upsell and get customer to try new products. Problemsolving ability.

Machines, Equipment, and Software: Computer, 10-Keycalculator, multi-user telephone system, copier, fax machine microsoft officesoftware.

Essential Physical Demands/Work Environment: Must have the ability to work in an environmentwhere frequent interruptions may occur. Must be able to work under pressurecomfortably. May be required to move/lift up to 75 pounds.

LKQ is a leading distributor and marketer of specialtyaftermarket equipment and accessories in North America LKQ is an EqualOpportunity Employer. Employment with LKQ is contingent upon the successfulcompletion of a criminal background check*

*The existence of criminal conviction(s) does not constitutean automatic bar to employment.

Company Overview:

LKQ Corporation (NYSE: LKQ), an S&P 500 and Fortune 500 company, is a leading global value-added distributor of vehicle repair parts and accessories. The Company is the leading North American provider of recycled automotive and aftermarket collision parts as well as specialty accessories for automobiles, trucks, recreational and performance vehicles.

LKQ Europe, with operations located in 15 countries, collectively is the largest distributor of automotive aftermarket mechanical repair parts and related products in Europe, holding leading market positions in the United Kingdom, Italy, The Netherlands, The Czech Republic and Slovakia. Globally, the Company has more than 1,100 operating locations and 40,000 employees.

LKQ has an entrepreneurial, growth orientated culture and since 2005 consolidated revenue has grown at a compound annual rate of 28%. Come join the family and be LKQ Proud!
We offer:

• Competitive Pay 401k Plan with generous employer match
• Insurance Plans for (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability)?
• Paid Holiday leave days and a Paid Time Off Program
• Tuition Reimbursement
• A top-notch leadership team with the experience needed to grow and develop your career


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