About Us and our Team

Servicing Gisborne since 1998, we are the only full indoor showroom in Gisborne, offering the full range of Kia, Suzuki and Mahindra vehicles for purchase. Our showroom and modern workshop is located at 346 Gladstone Road, Gisborne. You can either park out front or on rainy days drive right in from the Gladstone Road entrance.


We are dedicated to prestige service with qualified technicians using the latest diagnostic equipment.

"Members must work to a set of membership standards to maintain their membership. The MTA Customer Promise, Code of Ethics and Warranty ensure that consumers receive the best possible service and have confidence in the work that is being carried out. Members must also meet acceptable environmental standards."

Our Team

Alan Berry

Dealer Principal

Over the years Alan has worked for various garages gaining knowledge of many different car makes. He is an A Grade technician, fully qualified to understand the requirements of his customers. He has grown the business from a small, one-man garage into what it is today.

Greg MacDonald

Parts Manager

Greg offers years of experience in selling automotive parts throughout Australasia. He enjoys dealing with the public and will go that extra mile. He is a keen reader and gardener, enjoying spending time with his wife and adult children.

James Forey

Apprentice Technician

James is a third year apprentice with a keen interest in learning the trade. He is very ambitious and is already excelling in his studies. He moved out from England early in his life and has grown up here in Gisborne.

Matthew McIntosh

Technician (Workshop Foreman)

Matt started working for Alan Berry Motors a number of years ago and through the business completed his automotive technician apprenticeship. Having now completed specialist training with both Kia and Hyundai and spending many years under Alan's experienced mentorship, he has grown to be an exceptionally skilled and fully qualified technician.

Matt heads up the workshop and leads the team from the front with his positive energy and supportive manner. Matt has a fantastic relationship with all of our clients and has become the go to man for many.

Danny Moore

Valet & Workshop Support

A Gisborne local and an incredibly reliable and conscientious member of staff, Danny takes pride in his work and the results are exceptional. Danny is a highly skilled and respected practitioner.

Anna-Marie Larsen


Anna-Marie has years of experience in the automotive sector. Anna's bubbly personality and commitment to customer satisfaction will greet you at the service reception area. Anna loves the outdoors and family. Anna will go that "extra mile" for her customers.

Employment Opportunities

Sales Manager

Full time

Alan Berry Motors is the local new car franchise for Kia, Suzuki and Mahindra vehicles, as well as selling a range of quality second-hand vehicles.

Due to the growth and growth strategy of our business we are seeking applications for an Automotive Salesperson to join our great team.

We are after someone with the X-factor, full of enthusiasm, with personality to burn. The key word being personality. We don't want just anyone, we want someone who has the ability to make things happen, with a genuine desire to help people with what is their second biggest purchase outside of buying a house.

We have an outstanding team of individuals, who all have a "can do, will do attitude”, and who are committed to quality customer service

You will need to be;

·      Well-presented with a professional dress sense 

·      Able to speak with people from all walks of life clearly and respectfully

·      Have a sensational sense of humour

·      Driven to succeed, with a desire to be all you can be

·      Able to work alternate weekends, we are a 6 day a week business

·      From time to time work outside 'normal' hours

·      Have a clean, current drivers licence

·      Honest and manage oneself with integrity

·      Tech savvy, with the ability to learn new and exciting things

·      Computer and tablet literate

·      Able to communicate effectively over the phone

·      Able to manage your time effectively and efficiently

·      Have a good command of the English language, both written and oral

·      Be able to pass a pre-employment health check and drug test

·      Have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa

Ideally you will be from a sales background, not necessarily in the Automotive Industry, but from the retail sector or similar would be advantageous. This position is not suited to someone who is at the end of their career, this is for someone who is looking for that something extra out of life, with the relaxed, stress-free lifestyle that Gisborne offers. Be rewarded for your hard work and excellence based on the good old-fashioned principle, that you get out of your career what you put in. 

We are a performance-based industry and as such we are individually goal driven. Salary is by way of retainer and commission, with a company car and a phone plan supplied as part of your package.

The Alan Berry Motors team will provide you with a great work environment, continuous career growth and personal development. with the opportunity for a relaxed lifestyle in a competitive market.

Sound like you? Apply now via email to alan@abmotors.co.nz.

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