Truck Sales Cadet

Job Description

Passionate about trucks?
We are looking for a PACCAR Truck Sales Cadet to learn the ropes.

Southpac Trucks is the importer and distributor for Kenworth and DAF trucks in New Zealand and currently sells nearly 1 in 4 of all heavy trucks above 23Tonnes in New Zealand.

Due to continually increasing volume and market share we are looking for a Sales Cadet to join the Truck Sales team reporting to the General Sales Manager.

Starting off with the basics below before graduating into Area management, specification analysis and selling skills.

• Truck ordering, truck pricing, invoicing and registration.
• Cost analysis, option sheet management, and data compilation.
• Truck movement and stock control.
• Customer, sales staff and supplier liaison.
Applicants must have:

Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point.
Current Full Driving License.
(A Heavy Truck license would be an advantage).
Strong customer service focus and be a good team player.
Detailed truck knowledge a distinct advantage, as is an understanding of transport operations, environments, permits, weights and measures plus current legislation.
Truck Dealership experience a very distinct advantage.

To be eligible the applicant must have a New Zealand passport or work visa and have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

Rewards: excellent remuneration package.
Opportunities for domestic and international travel, company supported superannuation scheme after a qualifying period.
Previous applicants need not apply.

Apply in writing by 22nd February with CV to:
Truck Sales Cadet Position
Southpac Trucks Ltd
PO Box 76463
Manukau City 2241
Or by email to

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Job type:

Full Time


Auckland City