Customer Service Apprenticeship A5 Spas Ltd

A brilliant opportunity to join a well established family ran business on a Customer Service Apprenticeship

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Wage

    To be agreed upon appointment

  • Working week

    Mon-Fri 09:00-17:00

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    06 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001244590

  • Positions

    1 available

Working for A5 Spas you duties will include:

  • Being first point of contact for all customers over the telphone and face to face
  • Toprovde exceptional customer service at all times
  • To take customer enquiries and pass on for resolution
  • Passing on product knowldge and inforation to customers
  • Liaising with the installatio team to ensure spas installations are carried out

Other duties may include:

  • deal directly with customers either by telephone, electronically or face to face
  • respond promptly to customer inquiries
  • handle and resolve customer complaints
  • obtain and evaluate all relevant information to handle product and service inquiries
  • provide pricing and delivery information
  • perform customer verifications
  • set up new customer accounts
  • process orders, forms, applications and requests
  • organize workflow to meet customer timeframes
  • direct requests and unresolved issues to the designated resource
  • manage customers' accounts
  • keep records of customer interactions and transactions
  • record details of inquiries, comments and complaints
  • record details of actions taken
  • prepare and distribute customer activity reports
  • maintain customer databases
  • manage administration
  • communicate and coordinate with internal departments
  • follow up on customer interactions
  • provide feedback on the efficiency of the customer service process

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Friendly, helpful and polite nature
  • Good telephone manner is really important in this role
  • Good organisational skills
  • Creative thinking
  • Independent Enquiry
  • Reflective Learning
  • Team working
  • Self management
  • Effective participation
  • Good time keeping
  • Enthusiastic
  • Attention to detail
  • Flexible attitude
  • Willingness to develop product knowledge
  • Willingness to learn and progress
  • Team Player
  • Ethical and honest
  • A “can do and will do” attitude

Personal qualities

  • Willing to learn
  • Keen and hard working
  • Exceptional time keeping
  • Confident
  • Polite
  • Friendly
  • Courteous

Qualifications required

Ideally English and Mathematics GCSE at grade A-C or Level 2 equivalent however all shortlisted applicants will be invited to the training centre to participate in a recruitment event where Literacy and Numeracy will be assessed.

Future prospects

A permanent full time job is on offer to whoever completes the full apprenticeship.

Things to consider

This role will require a candidate who is passionate about delivering exceptional customer service. You will be working in a vibrant office/showroom and will be required to support customers over the telephone and face to face. Please only apply if you feel you meet this criteria.

About the employer

A5 Spas is a family-run business that has become the number one retailer for premium hot tubs, swim spas & outdoor leisure products, in the UK. With three award-winning outlets providing an extensive choice and an impressive display, for customers seeking quality products and exemplary service. The three flagship show rooms covering the Midlands & East Anglia, which have gained Which Trusted Trader accreditation and WhatSpa Approved status, attract customers from far and wide throughout the North and South of England with a display of over 80 hot tubs & swim spas; including a host of unique models from one of the world’s leading manufacturer’s Coast Spas, as well as a range of outdoor enclosures, cedar saunas, pizza ovens and outdoor leisure products.

Employer

A5 Spas Ltd

Address

Watling Street

Atherstone

CV9 2PZ

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Training provider

At the end of your training you will have completed a level 2 Apprenticeship in Customer Service. You will achieve this by attending a combination of classroom taught modules and on the job training.

You will complete a BTEC in Customer Service to gain the knowledge to perform effectively in your job role. Within the workplace you will demonstrate your competence through the performance of tasks achieving an NVQ also.

Apprenticeship framework

Customer Service

Training provider

THE NVQ TRAINING CENTRE LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by N V Q Training Centre

Contact

Taj Reid taj@apprenticeship-centre.co.uk


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Closing date: 29 Sep 2017