Apprentice Online sales Co-ordinator Mary Stevens Hospice Trading Co Limited

We now sell a huge variety of goods on eBay and amazon.. This area of selling is growing on a daily basis and we are in need of enthusiastic and motivated people with the IT skills necessary to help us develop further. Tasks will involve selection and uploading quality goods, email communication with buyers, packaging and dispatching item.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 28 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Mon – Fri (occasional Saturdays) 9am - 3.30pm

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    12 Apr 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Day to day dutiess will include:

  • Assisting the Ebay Manager & team to achieve target sales
  • List, research & photograph items for sale on ebay
  • Ensure sufficient stock is available to achieve workload
  • Maintain an excellent level of feedback
  • Ensure that despatched items is accurate
  • Ensure the room and resources area are kept tidy
  • General Administration duties
  • Working as part of a team

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Computer & Technical Literacy
  • I.T Literate with Email and Internet
  • Ability to communicate with customers at a professional; level
  • Basic presentation skills
  • Knowledge of cameras and Photography
  • Market awareness of supply and demand models
  • Online experience of Ebay /Amazon

Personal qualities

  • Be able to work within a team
  • Consistently reliable
  • Pleasant demeanour/team worker
  • Flexible and dedicated

Qualifications required

Maths and English GCSE A-C grade or equivalent.

Future prospects

Potential openings for the right candidate.

Things to consider

As part of this apprenticeship, you will be required to travel to both the employer location (Halesowen) and also attend college (Hagley Road Stourbridge/Sutton Coldfield Campus). Please ensure that you have researched your travel arrangements and are happy with the time it will take and distance required to travel, before you apply for this vacancy.

About the employer

Charity retail.


Mary Stevens Hospice Trading Co Limited


23 Park Lane


B63 2RA

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Training provider

  • A competence based qualification i.e. NVQ/QCF.
  • A knowledge based qualification i.e. Technical Certificate.
  • Key or Functional Skills (if required).
  • Employer Rights & Responsibilities.
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills.

Apprenticeship framework

Customer Service

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Birmingham Metropolitan College


Linda Hall 0121 362 1122

Employer's Application Instructions

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. In order to provide a better service to our future apprentices and the employers that we work with, we have changed our application process. On the next screen you will find more information about the apprenticeship course and what jobs in the sector might entail. You will be given the opportunity to register your interest and then be invited into the college to meet with the relevant team to discuss our current vacancies and opportunities available to you. If you have already applied and attended an interview session at one of our colleges, please contact your Recruitment Advisor to discuss your interest in this specific vacancy. You do not need to apply again to the college. The Apprenticeship Recruitment Team – BMet 0121 362 1121 (Birmingham) The Apprenticeship Recruitment Team – BMet 01384 399 848 (Stourbridge)

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Aug 2017