Automotive Buyer



Accounting & Finance
hunter vic 3558, australia · Newcastle, NSW, Australia · Maitland, NSW, Australia
Posted on Friday, May 24, 2024
At Carma, we’re more than just a car company, we’re on a mission to shake up the Australian automotive industry! As a digital pre-owned car dealership, we’re turning the car buying experience into a hassle-free, seamless journey that customers can truly enjoy. With our diverse and collaborative team managing everything from engineering to marketing and buying to reconditioning in-house, we’re powered by the best people and we’d love for you to come along for the ride.
We're on the hunt for an experienced Automotive Buyer to cover the Central Coast, Newcastle, Maitland, and Hunter regions. You'll be spending your days out and about on the road, inspecting, negotiating, and buying great cars!

What you'll be doing

  • Take ownership of the buying for your region using multiple sources including private sellers, auctions and wholesalers
  • Develop ongoing relationships with all providers to maximise your buying opportunities
  • Keep our buying systems up to date, making sure everything stays on point and running smoothly
  • Deliver an amazing service to every seller you interact with- so amazing, that they’d recommend us to a friend!
  • Stay on top of industry trends to guide you in all of your buying decisions

Okay, let's talk about you

  • You’ll have a minimum of 3 years in the Automotive industry in either sales or buying
  • You’re an expert negotiator and you understand that communication is key
  • You’ll have worked with all sorts of makes & models- you know your Hyundai from your Honda
  • You’re flexible and comfortable working outside of business hours when needed
  • You love to work autonomously and you’re happy to spend most of your time on the road
  • In this role, you’ll be remote, based in Newcastle, Maitland, Hunter Valley, or surrounding areas, with occasional travel to Sydney.

What's in it for you

  • Join a scaling company with fantastic training and progression opportunities- grow with us!
  • Enjoy our fantastic employee wellbeing partner, Sonder, available for you and your family.
  • Cash in on our competitive bonus structure and watch your hard work pay of
At Carma, we’re all about fostering an amazing culture, where you can bring your best self to work! We value collaboration, innovation and having a laugh at work. Plus, we’re committed to diversity, inclusion and safe work practices, so no matter your background or experience (or car brand of choice!) we’d love to hear from you. And don’t forget to let us know if you need any reasonable adjustments during the interview process