Sales Apprentice, Farnsfield CUSTARD TECHNICAL SERVICES LIMITED

The team are very close and have lots of social events, uniforms are provided and it’s a great atmosphere and place of work.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £131.25

  • Working week

    Mon-Fri 9am -5pm (with 30 minute lunch)

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    13 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    08 May 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001223581

  • Positions

    1 available

The Appointment

Based in Nottinghamshire, Custard Technical Services specialise in IT Strategic Consulting, IT support with rapid response times, IT services using cloud services and creating innovative solutions for employers and businesses.

The Post

Reporting directly to the Sales Manager, the successful applicant will be responsible for carrying out a variety of sales and sales administrative tasks within the office in order to support the day-to-day operations of the sales division.

The team are very close and have lots of social events, uniforms are provided and it’s a great atmosphere and place of work.

Duties will include:

On a daily basis the apprentice will learn how to:

  • Use and update the CRM system
  • Take enquiries and direct accordingly
  • Provide quotations
  • Liaise with customers
  • Support telesales with cold calling
  • Book client appointments
  • Support the team with accurate reporting
  • Junior account management
  • Accompany the Sales Manager with client appointments
  • Review emails
  • Provide aftercare service
  • Support security solutions, invoicing & project management
  • Review and send contracts
  • Compile information

As you progress you will learn how to conduct sales appointments to gain new business.

The company are looking for someone with confidence and positive nature.

Applicants will be required to attend an Assessment Centre with Vision Apprentices as part of the screening process.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Confident in meeting new clients and conversing easily
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Willingness to learn new skills and outstanding organisation skills

Personal qualities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience using Microsoft Office (including Outlook)
  • Ability to work in a busy office environment

Qualifications required

  • 5 GCSE Grades A* to C or 9-4 (new grades) equivalent are essential, specifically in Maths and English

Future prospects

• Vision Apprentices has strong employer links within this region and industry sector and following on from successful completion of this apprenticeship there maybe the opportunity for progression onto an advanced/higher apprenticeship.

Things to consider

• This is a Monthly paid post and you are required to work a week in hand. • You may be required to work on a flexible basis. • You will be entitled to receive statutory minimum annual leave. • You are responsible for funding your own travel to and from your place of work and will be expected to travel as reasonably required. • Shortlisted applicants will be subject to a pre-screening assessment. • You must work with your assessor to complete course work on time and to a high standard. • You must conduct yourself in a safe and diligent manner and comply with health and safety policies and procedures. • You must uphold and promote the company policies and procedures, promoting those specifically to your area of work, including Equality and Diversity and Safeguarding. • To undertake any other duties as may be reasonably required commensurate with the post. • In the event that there are excessive numbers of applicants, candidates who can demonstrate a high level of interest or experience will be preferred and will be shortlisted against the criteria, the vacancy may also close earlier than the planned closing date. • PLEASE NOTE ONLY APPLICATIONS WITH A CURRENT CONTACT NUMBER AND/OR EMAIL ADDRESS CAN BE ACCEPTED

About the employer

Based in Nottinghamshire, Custard Technical Services specialise in IT Strategic Consulting, IT support with rapid response times, IT services using cloud services and creating innovative solutions for employers and businesses

Employer

CUSTARD TECHNICAL SERVICES LIMITED

Address

Goldcrest Lodge

Upper Hexgreave

Farnsfield

Newark

NG22 8LS

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Training provider

West Nottinghamshire College is one of the largest and most successful colleges in the country with a well-earned reputation for excellence particularly in the areas of apprenticeships. The college was named a national Beacon College in 2009. With 30,000 students nationwide and links with over 2,000 employers, we are a high-profile centre of education that is well known for producing work-ready, ambitious and highly-skilled individuals.  We offer apprenticeships, advanced apprenticeships and adult apprenticeships in a range of sector specialisms.

  • An apprenticeship allows you to study towards a recognised qualification whilst in an employed position and usually includes; Job-specifics training through working alongside experienced staff
  • A competency based qualification to demonstrate you have the skills required to carry out the job. These are assessed by breaking down the contents of the jobs within your specific occupation into tasks called units of competences and will be measured through observations, assessments and witness testimony.
  • A technical qualification that includes theoretical knowledge required in an occupation and underpins the knowledge required for the competencies.
  • Functional Skills (Literacy, Numeracy and IT) Dependent on your prior attainment you may need to be assessed in a literacy, numeracy and ICT skills which are an integral part of your apprenticeship.  Upon successfully completion you will be awarded additional certificates of recognition.
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Possible Enhancements

Apprenticeship framework

Sales and Telesales

Training provider

VISION WEST NOTTINGHAMSHIRE COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Vision West Nottinghamshire College

Contact

01623 627 191


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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017