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Department : Operations
Reports to : Consignment Team Lead
Basis : Freelance
We just love classic cars; it’s this passion which fuels all of us here at Trade Classics.
Since 2011 we’ve connected hundreds of buyers and sellers of premium classics cars via our innovative and secure service. Quite simply we’re here to disrupt and rewrite the classic car auction and sales service for the good of sellers, buyers and the market.
A key benefit of our service is we take geography out of the equation for our buyers, as our consigners visit our premium vehicles and take hundreds of photographs of each and every car, as well as multiple videos including an owner interview, a cold start, and a road run.
Our Buyers – we enable them to see the true condition of cars; without leaving home.
Our Sellers – we expose their cars to a wider audience than any other service; at no cost.
As a business, everything we do is underpinned by two key traits:
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The bottom line: if you’ve already researched us and understand what makes us unique, you get goosebumps about the technology and service we’ve built and importantly share our vision and passion, then you’re just the person we’re looking for.
Some of the traits we look for in recruiting new members of the team are people who are: enthusiastic, energetic, friendly, passionate, responsible and professional. Ideal candidates will possess a passion for classic cars, strong attention to detail, uncompromising principles of customer service and honesty, and an interest or experience in photography.
So, if you love classic cars, you’re addicted to taking photographs and videos, you love meeting new people and be out and about, then this is the dream job for you.
Does that sound like you and are you ready to join a young growing company and have fun whilst earning a great wage?
Yes! Well don’t hang around – read this job description and fill out the application form.
As a Classic Car Photographer and Consigner you are the lifeblood of our company – our success is dependant on the work you do.
A typical day will involve you visiting classic car enthusiasts that have trusted us to sell their vehicle and spending quality time with them consigning the most desirable vehicles in the world.
Specifically you’ll be assigned clients to visit and your responsibilities will be to meet them at the agreed time (very important), take high quality beauty and technical photographs and videos of the vehicle. Once back at your home office then you’ll organise the images and videos and write up a condition report on the vehicle.
The success of our service depends on positive client visits that honestly and thoroughly represent the accurate state of the vehicle that our clients have trusted us to sell. The pictures you take, the videos you shoot and the interviews you host will give our buyers the confidence to buy premium vehicles from us without feeling the need to visit them.
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You will be dealing directly with our sellers, and providing the information which will inform our buyers, and so your responsibilities span across a large part of our business.
You will be responsible for the following activities around a circa 2.5 hour vehicle visit:
We will arrange a two day training course that will teach you all the basics you’ll need to be ready and confident to manage consignments. This will include industry knowledge, device and software training around the process of consignment.
All we ask is you have the generic and must-have skills below, and most importantly are hungry to learn and be part of our team.
Our ideal teammate would:
The following are more specialist requirements that are needed to for the position.
The following are beneficial skills to have but not required for the role as full training will be given.
We offer competitive hourly rate dependant on experience, plus travel expenses.
Please complete the application form below and upload your CV.
Please complete the form below and upload your CV – we’ll call you within 48 hours to talk about the role and next steps.
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