Cavanaghs of Charleville Ltd. is one of Munster’s leading dealerships, and is based on the Limerick Road, Charleville, Co. Cork. It’s a Main Ford Dealer & Transit Centre and also has a significant Aftersales and Parts business including the Hyundai aftersales agency. It has won the Ford Chairman’s Award of Excellence multiple times within the Ford Network, a current Deloitte Best Managed Company and also is a past winner of the prestigious Franchised Dealer of the Year Award from the SIMI. The company currently employs 50 full time staff.

We are currently taking applications for the following positions:

Business Development Executive

This is a specialist new role where we are looking to develop the Business to Business aspect of our company’s operations. It will mainly involve Field Sales to companies, businesses and fleet operators in our territory, presenting our entire product range from supply of cars and commercial vehicles to maintenance and repair, on behalf of corporate clients who own/operate small, medium and large vehicle fleets.  In time, our main goal would be to raise awareness of the services our company offers in the local business communities and industrial centres and build a pipeline of prospective business over time. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a progressive and highly respected dealership and join an experienced team in a growing market. This role may suit a desk based Vehicle Sales person who would like get more involved in Field sales and B2B sales.

The successful applicants will ideally have many of the following skills on their CV: 

  • Motor Industry experience would be an advantage though not essential. A demonstrable background in Sales – especially B2B/field sales – would be a definite advantage.
  • Highly self-motivated and driven individual who is able to plan out their week and work a territory systematically in order to deliver on the sales goals of the company.
  • Comfortable working to monthly targets and other measurable goals
  • Enthusiastic and an excellent team player
  • Strong numerically (QFA qualification would be a distinct advantage)
  • Possess strong skills in closing deals, promoting finance and converting initial enquiries into sales
  • Possess strong presentation, written and verbal communication skills
  • Be organised in their approach to work and capable of learning new products
  • Ensure the completion of all sales and financial paperwork accurately
  • Able to learn and adapt to new software systems
  • Hold a current full clean driving licence

In return we can offer you a competitive basic salary, a highly motivational commission package, use of a company vehicle and a great work environment with top class software and systems in use.

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter in strictest confidence to: References will not be contacted without applicants’ prior consent.

Qualified Technician(s)

The company now has an openings for some qualified Technicians. The ideal candidates will have the following:

  • Familiarity with modern diagnostic systems and manufacturer work practices
  • Required to operate to efficiencies and productivity standards
  • Able to demonstrate a process-oriented approach to large repairs and an understanding of manufacturer guidelines
  • Ability to work as part of a busy service team
  • Flexible approach to work and training as required
  • Trained to current minimum standards on a major manufacturer desirable but not essential as full training will be given

An excellent remuneration and benefits package is provided for this role. Applications to

Motor Technician Apprenticeships at Cavanaghs of Charleville

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Very professional throughout. Initial consultation at outset very comprehensive. Service completed efficiently. Post service collection/payment also handled professionally. Staff at all stages very friendly & helpful

Mr T Sheehan, Limerick

Cavanaghs as always deliver an excellent service when you are purchasing and servicing your vehicles – they are a pleasure to deal with

Mr J Sullivan, Limerick

The team is always very friendly and professional

Mrs K Tobin, Limerick

Everything from my first visit was first class and professional. I have no hesitation in recommending Cavanaghs to anyone.

Mr P Foley, Tralee


Total cost of credit: €17220*

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