News and Updates from CVSL

We are hiring a Sales Executive

Are you looking to work for a company that has been leading the way in car leasing for the last 26 years? We are looking for an experienced sales executive to join our award winning team based in Altrincham, Cheshire.

What are we looking for?
We are looking for sales executive preferably with an automotive industry background but overall someone who is ambitious and keen to grow their portfolio of clients in this highly competitive market.

Jobs specification:

  • Dealing with large volumes of sales enquiries by telephone.
  • Communication with clients, dealership and finance houses to ensure a smooth process from enquiry to delivery.
  • Growing your sales portfolio by contacting potential clients.
  • Advising customers on products and vehicles we offer.
  • Dealing and solving customer queries in the most effective way.
  • Customer retention by excellent customer care

Skills required:

  • Self-driven and quick thinker
  • The ability to work in a fast paced team
  • Good level of numeracy
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • A communicator
  • Motor trade experience would be an advantage

What do we offer?
We offer a competitive salary with bonuses if targets are met. We also provide training in order to enhance your skill set and knowledge.

If you wish to apply for this role please email your CV along with a covering letter to



Meet Neil Barlow – our commercial vehicle specialist.

With the growing demand for contract hire and leasing of commercial vehicles, we are happy to announce our very own commercial vehicle specialist Neil Barlow. Neil has been working in the automotive industry for the last 18 years and was previously employed as commercial vehicle specialist with the Mercedes Benz group.  Neil advises on the latest news in the industry and ‘dos and don’ts ’ when leasing a commercial vehicle.

So Neil – a very personal question what’s your favourite van at the moment?
Mercedes-Benz 119 Crew van, fantastic drive and so versatile

What’s the top 3 things fleet owners should look for?
Whole Life Costs, Warranty and Back up, Service cover.

Why would you recommend SME businesses to have their vehicles leased?
Fixed costs if with maintenance and it can also fit the term around their contracts.

I am a plumber is it possible for me to convert the rear of the vehicle to suit my needs?
Yes most certainly we can accommodate any racking to suit any business.

Is there anything else you would like to share with us?
Just keep checking our website for fantastic offers and if anybody requires any additional information then please do not hesitate to contact me.

If you have a question for Neil or you require a commercial vehicle please get in touch with him today.  For more information go to our Commercial Vehicle Site

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Top 4 benefits of car leasing?

Do you see a brand-new car down your road? Why not try leasing.

This week we are looking at the benefits of leasing.

First things first: what is it? Vehicle leasing is the use of a motor vehicle for a fixed period of time at an agreed amount of money. Pretty simple stuff, so what are the top 4 benefits…

1. Avoiding unforeseen expenditure.

Leasing a car, you will benefit from avoiding any unforeseen expenditure with a set of monthly payments scheduled throughout the duration of the lease agreement.

In addition to this benefit, you can apply an extra fee to the monthly bill in order to have maintenance and servicing covered. Definitely one more thing off your busy mind!

2. Vehicle depreciation? No worries.

Once the lease period has lapsed (usually two, three or four years), you simply return the car, not having to worry about the value of your vehicle decreasing because the job of selling it falls upon the lease company. Ensuring you’re always driving one of the latest models, no hassles.

3. Low monthly payments.

Monthly payments are often significantly lower than they are for buying a car on finance, meaning you could be driving your dream car WITHOUT the nightmare price hanging over your head.

4. Get the most for your money.

The cost of leasing compared with buying can vary depending on the make, model and version of your chosen vehicle. For example, a Ford Focus Estate 2.0 TDCi 140 Titanium 5dr depreciates quickly, retaining less than 40% of its initial value after three years, so this would definitely be cheaper to lease than buy.

Car leasing or purchasing… there’s only one clear option. Why not take a look at our latest offers? More information regarding vehicle leasing can be found here.

CVSL and AlphaElectric unveil new add on packages

When considering incorporating electric vehicles (EVs) into your fleet, you might think they won’t be practical for occasions such as long journey distances, larger number of passengers or bigger load, but with CVSL this won’t be a problem.

In partnership with AlphaElectric, CVSL is proud to present its new mobility package add on, which allows access to a specified number of day’s rental (7, 12, 24 and 35) to suit your requirements. The rentals can be booked and tracked via our online platform and everything – even extra charges like delivery, collection and airport charges – is included.

CVSL and AlphaElectric are also offering a range of innovative electric products, take a look and choose the best one for your business:

AlphaElectric Chargecard

Eliminating the need to have multiple charging cards for different networks, the AlphaElectric Chargecard is a one card solution which provides:

• Access to 85% of the UK’s public charging network
• Access to multiple Plugged In Places (PIP) Schemes
• Pay per use option

And to make it even easier, you can find the nearest charging points on the AlphaGuide App.

Flexible leasing options

The Discovery and Comfort packages offer a reduced risk approach to implementing electric vehicles into your fleet:

  • Discovery package: this package allows you to try before committing, giving you access to an electric vehicle over a 3 or 6 months period. It after that you decide an electric vehicle is a good idea for your business, we will offer a discount off your new lease.
  • Comfort package: our comfort package takes off the pressure of taking on a long-term lease, by offering reduced cost early termination (within 6 months) and the option to replace the electric vehicle with a traditional combustion engine vehicle.

AlphaCity Corporate CarSharing

When the journey is longer, passenger numbers are higher or loads are larger and an electric vehicle isn’t suitable, AlphaCity is an easy solution.

After registering, receiving their login details and card, all the driver has to do is reserve the vehicle for the time and date required using our online platform. Besides the convenience of booking online, there is also no need for a key, as the access cards act as the driver’s key.

Does one of these packages sound like it is just what you need? Contact CVSL on 0800 085 4256 for more information.

Vacancy – Sales

CVSL are recruiting for a Salesperson to join our team in the vehicle finance industry based in Altrincham.

Equipped with the largest funders in the sector with all the finance products required, we are looking for a self motivated enthusiastic individual who can utilise these facilities to build and grow their portfolio of clients.

CVSL has been trading almost 20 years and have built a successful company on strong relationships and excellent service combined with supplying competitive finance packages to suit all requirements.

If this is something that may appeal, please get in touch with your CV.