Apprentice Accounts Assistant Digitek Trading Ltd

Apprentice Accounts Assistant to be involved in accounts within a computer accessories company based in Darwen.

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

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Closing date: 07 Dec 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

    Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm, 30 minutes lunch, 40 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    14 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Dec 2017

  • Date posted

    08 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • Supporting sales team.
  • Inbound / outbound sales.
  • Working from Sage list.
  • E-commerce sales.
  • Handling objections and closing sales.
  • Liaise with existing and new customers.
  • Dealing with emails.
  • Progress onto a targetted role.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must have good communication and customer service skills.

Personal qualities

  • An interest in a Sales role.
  • Professional telephone manner.
  • Confident.
  • Mature attitude.
  • Keen and willing to learn.
  • Reliable and punctual.

Qualifications required

  • No formal qualifications required. 

Future prospects

You could continue onto full time employment upon completion of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour from 1st April 2017. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

About the employer

We at Digitek pride ourselves with our service, a lot of effort and hard work has gone into building the reputation of the company, retaining loyal customers and providing a level of service to be proud of. Our core business is the distribution of computer components and peripherals such as Keyboards, Speakers, Mice, Cases and Power Supplies, both in the UK and in the European market.


Digitek Trading Ltd


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Training provider

  • Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship in Contact Centre Operations, including a NVQ,  functional skills in maths and English and work based learning.

Apprenticeship framework

Contact Centre Operations

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by North Lancs Training Group Ltd


Recruitment 01254395355

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

Apply now

Closing date: 07 Dec 2017