Recruitment at Derek Slack Motors

Do you want to join our family?

If you have a passion for cars, you are self-driven, enthusiastic and strive to provide the highest levels of customer service you could be what we are looking for. 
Working for a long established and one of the few remaining family owned and run motor businesses in Teesside we offer not only competitive salaries and holiday terms, but training and progression in an enjoyable working environment.

Our business is built around our team and if you feel you have what it takes send us your CV with a covering letter stating the position you could be interested in and even if we have not currently got a vacancy we will hold your CV on file and contact you when one arises.


or post to; Recruitment, Derek Slack Motors Ltd, Prospect Place , A66 Cargo Fleet , Middlesbrough, TS3 8AR

Accounts Administrator

Due to retirement, we require an experienced accounts person to work in a small team, reporting to the Accountant, to assist in the preparation of monthly Management Accounts and therefore needs to be organised, work to strict deadlines and prioritize. You will also work closely with the Sales Administrator and provide cover in their absence by creating orders & invoices for car sales.

You will be an enthusiastic, IT literate, talented individual with a passion for accounts and administration who has excellent communication skills with meticulous attention to detail. Your role will involve all aspects of vehicle profit and loss, allocating costs to vehicles, raising accruals or prepayments, warranty control, reconciliation of manufacturer payments, month end close down procedures, etc etc. Motor Trade accounting experience would be advantageous and we anticipate this role to occupy four/five days per week.

Please apply by e mail to the accountant

Sales Executives

We are always interested in meeting vibrant, positive, well presented & ambitious Sales People who are happy to have their success measured by their ability to completely satisfy our customers.

Our Sales Executives sell both New and Used vehicles, Accessories & Finance & related products. To be successful you need to be pro-active in your approach to develop and increase business and be self-motivated with the ability to plan and organize your daily activities in order to achieve deadlines.

Sales Executives report directly to our Sales Manager and must possess excellent communication skills. Previous sales experience essential for this role.


The position is in our Skoda workshop. VW Group experience an advantage but not essential. The position is permanent and full time, carrying an attractive salary based on experience plus team bonus scheme with training and long term career prospects. Must have diagnostic experience and be able to work on own initiative and accurately fault find.

Isuzu Pick-up Sales Professional

We are looking for an experienced sales executive for an exciting and highly specialised role. We require an organised, self-motivated, driven, individual to split their time between showroom and field based sales.

You will be a talented individual adept at building and maintaining relationships with local businesses, primarily in agricultural and manual professions. You should be able to relate to the industries and individuals you are dealing with, be responsible for managing your own diary and appointments, as such we are looking for an individual who can effectively organise themselves and their workload, prioritising work, appointments & deliveries.

You must be able to show a strong background in vehicle sales, preferably with experience working in the field selling B2B. As well as selling new and used Isuzu's you will sell used cars.

Sincere Thanks

Due to the shear volume of applicants it is difficult to reply to everyone, so we would like to say thank you very much indeed for applying & considering Derek Slack Motors as your potential employer. Good luck & thanks again.