Vertu Motors Reviews

Updated 2 Sep 2020

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2.4
30%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
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Vertu Motors Chief Executive Officer  Robert Forrester (no image)
Robert Forrester
44 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good benefits and discounts through Vertu Rewards(in 5 reviews)

  • "Some of the people really do care about each other and there is a 'family' feel in some (not all) of the dealerships(in 4 reviews)

Cons
  • "Poor pay, long hours, holiday time(in 9 reviews)

  • "Poor money, poor management, its as if you've gone back 50 years(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Executive in Derby, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Vertu Motors full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good team to work with Could be hard but it pays off Company Car Learnt a lot of transferable skills

    Cons

    Long hours but it nature of the job which easy adjust to it

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  2. "Very average okay environment"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Sales Executive in Leeds, England

    I have been working at Vertu Motors full-time

    Pros

    Decent training that's about it.

    Cons

    Pay below average. Hours increased from previous role


  3. "Awful management"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Executive in Hereford, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Vertu Motors full-time

    Pros

    Good pay Fast paced Not any more

    Cons

    Over worked Not even given holiday time on contract Corrupt leadership

  4. "Old school and new school"

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Manager in Leeds, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Vertu Motors full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Have very new up to date systems and technology

    Cons

    Doing on paper what has already been captured in the system Trying to be Arnold Clark but clinging onto old methods

  5. "Dont care about your health!"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Salesman in Gateshead, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Vertu Motors full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good for making friends. Thats pretty much it.

    Cons

    If you have any health issues that might effect your job they will find ways to make you want to leave or they will fabricate evidence to go through the disciplinary procedure and sack you!

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  6. "Lack of professionalism"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Developer in Gateshead, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Vertu Motors full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    If you know a way how to communicate, you should be fine.

    Cons

    - Don't put a person as management who takes their personal problem to the workplace. - Don't get your nose in personal employee business. - Respect what others are saying - Don't blackmail people behind their backs

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  7. "Business Manger review"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Manager in Durham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Vertu Motors full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great teams Some great managers Demo Try to do their best most of the time Free parking

    Cons

    Long Hours Management Style Old fashioned process Don't always appreciate staff Customer care could be better

  8. "Hard Work, No Rewards"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - SERVICE ADVISOR in Nottingham, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Vertu Motors full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Decent bonus pay, career progression available

    Cons

    Hard work not rewarded, additional hours worked forgotten about, career progression hard to come by

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  9. "Good company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Accountant 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Vertu Motors full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Very good company to work for, very friendly people

    Cons

    Salaries are a bit low compared to other jobs in the sector

  10. "Don’t care about staff"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Executive 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Vertu Motors full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good salary and commission structure, good ceo and ambitous.

    Cons

    Shocking middle management Obsessed with prospecting 0 work life balance Disregard mental health To many hours

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