At Charles Hurst we firmly believe and live by our Mission Statement of 'Together we will strive to be an outstanding company achieving Customers for Life'.
This is built around our five core values and the NICER initiative;
Nice - Working with colleagues to create an atmosphere that makes customers feel special and want to smile
Informative - Become an expert, continuously building knowledge and sharing it with others
Caring - Treating everyone as your best friend and creating positive, memorable experiences
Enthusiastic - Be passionate about your role - Smile!
Responsive - Responding to colleagues and customers as individuals and dealing with their requirements positively and quickly
Colin McNab - Operations Director, Charles Hurst.
Charles Hurst Company History
Charles Hurst group was founded in 1911 and has gone from strength to strength to become Northern Ireland's leading Motor Group, a business which now employs over 700 people. By offering customers a wide choice of vehicles, both new and used, and providing them with a total quality service, the Charles Hurst Group has become one of the great success stories of business in Northern Ireland.
The Group's headquarters are located in Belfast on a 20 acre site; the largest automotive park in Europe. Every taste is catered for in motor vehicles with some of the world's most prestigious cars on display, alongside a wide choice of more affordable models.
The Specialist Car Division, located on the Boucher Road, provides the kind of cars everyone dreams of owning. Apart from classic marques like Bentley, Jaguar and Lexus the company has franchises for Ferrari, Maserati and Aston Martin with factory–trained technicians for each marque. The Group also has franchise agreements with some of the most popular volume marques including Vauxhall, Citroen, Peugeot, Toyota, Renault, Kia, Nissan and most recently the Dacia brand.
Why Choose Charles Hurst?
At Charles Hurst we really do believe in 'Customers for Life'.
We want to be there, meeting your changing motoring needs, at every stage of your life. From the purchase of your first car, to an executive saloon upgrade after a promotion to eventually acquiring an MPV when a family comes along.
At Charles Hurst we just don't sell and lease vehicles but we also help you maintain them. Our dealerships offer a full range of aftersales provisions including fully stocked parts departments, vehicle servicing, and accident repair facilities.
One of the top motor vehicle retailers in the UK, we represent 20 vehicle manufacturers and operate from locations across Northern Ireland.
At Charles Hurst our staff are fully dedicated, trained and experienced in their fields. They work hard and are committed to serving our customers and providing a service which we believe is better than anyone else can offer. And we never stop looking at how we can do things better and go that extra mile for our customers.
Why Work For Charles Hurst?
As one of the UK’s leading motor retail businesses Charles Hurst is recognised for our outstanding business performance. Our successful business has been built on the hard work, commitment and contribution of all our employees.
At Charles Hurst we:
- Have a dedicated and specialised training department. The company strongly believes in staff development and we nurture and provide our employees with opportunities for further training and career development.
- Celebrate and encourage success at all levels with our annual Guild of Excellence Awards which rewards achievement
- Share company strategy and welcome suggestions and ideas from within the business via the annual Conference.
- Value our people, their ideas and opinions
- Are a successful company with great record on recent profit and growth