Sr ICO Implementation Consultant - Mid-Atlantic Region
The Implementation Consultant (IC) is responsible for integrating, implementing and executing our Best In Class KBB Instant Cash Offer (ICO) and KBB Price Advisor Participating Dealer (PAPD) setup in the field. The IC is also jointly responsible assisting in the development of our internal dealer field sales team’s knowledge and use of ICO/PAPD as well as working closely with those Performance Consultant (PC) teams. The IC is individually responsible for the implementation of between 18-20 dealers per month.
- To effectively implement the ICO/PAPD processes, tools and behaviors into an existing dealer location and /or group
- To engage in high profile ICO/PAPD planning with external Executives, Dealership owners, General management and store level personnel
- To ensure all ICO/PAPD product launches are effectively taken to market through the pre-launch and launch process with immediate results for the client
- To build and develop strong working relationships with customers and all users at all levels from Dealer/owner/Decision Maker down
- To work with ‘at risk’ clients, determine action plan to turnaround for success
- Provide tailored solutions to the ICO/PAPD integration into an existing dealers process up to and including the Road to The Sale in order to achieve Best In Class results
- To assist in the generating high client attendance to product launches with a goal of 90% minimum variable team attendance at launch day
- To participate in product development/enhancement review sessions to continue in development as a KBB ICO/PAPD business partner while leveraging real time field experience
- To schedule any travel in a way that allows for maximum time with clients and ‘reach’
- To work with new PC team members as required in mentoring activities
- To construct and communicate summary reports with appropriate documentation
- To engage and participate in the exchange of ‘best practices’ across entire dealer field sales and performance consultant teams
- BS/BA in relateddiscipline OR an equivalent combination of education and work relatedexperience
- Generally 5 years of experience in related field; certification is required insome areas
- 7+ years of experiencein retail automotive (dealership) or a combination of experience in:
Retail automotive (dealership)
Like and relevant consultative Sales/Training experience in theautomotive industry
- Proven advancedrelationship management capabilities
- Demonstrated advancedcommunication skills (verbal, written, phone, interpersonal and presentation)
- Proven ability andexperience working with all levels of employee within a Dealership
- Demonstrated ability toarticulate and communicate in an engaging manner
- Demonstrated advancedlistening skills with an ability to detect problems and risks through allcommunication vehicles (in person, by phone, via email).
- Demonstrated and provenadvanced customer service skills and methodology
- Demonstrated ability towork in both a team oriented and an individual environment
- Proficiency in usingCustomer Relationship Management Systems.
- Computer literacyincluding MS Office suite
- Capable of traveling upto 85%, day and overnight
About Cox Automotive
Cox Automotive Inc. makes buying, selling and owning cars easier for everyone. The global company’s 34,000-plus team members and family of brands, including Autotrader®, Dealer.com®, Dealertrack®, Kelley Blue Book®, Manheim®, NextGear Capital®, VinSolutions®, vAuto® and Xtime®, are passionate about helping millions of car shoppers, tens of thousands of auto dealer clients across five continents and many others throughout the automotive industry thrive for generations to come. Cox Automotive is a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises Inc., a privately-owned, Atlanta-based company with revenues exceeding $20 billion. For more information about Cox Automotive, visit www.coxautoinc.com.
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Employee Status: Regular
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 75 % of the Time
Unposting Date: Ongoing