Apprentice Sales Blue Scorpion Ltd

Blue Scorpion are looking for a motivated Sales Apprentice to join their team who is commercially minded and enjoys developing new business opportunities.

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

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday-Friday 9:00-5:30pm, 37.5 hrs per week

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    30 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

About the Job Role

  • Assemble reports by compiling, consolidating, formatting, and summarising information, graphs, and presentations and assisting Head of Finance in respect of all financial matters pertaining to the smooth running of the business.
  • Updates competitor database by inputting data from field sales;
  • Compiling, consolidating, formatting, and summarising information, graphs, and presentations in respect of Field Sales pipeline and distributing reports on an agreed regular basis for review by the senior management team.
  • Supports sales presentations by assembling quotations, proposals, videos, slide shows, demonstration and product capability booklets; compiling account and competitor analyses.
  • Prepares mailers and brochures by formatting content and graphics; arranging printing and internet packages.
  • Maintain company social media presence and update with regular posts;
  • Maintains marketing library by checking and replenishing inventory.
  • Provides marketing tracking and research information by collecting, analysing, and summarising data and trends.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.
  • Accomplishes marketing and organisation mission by completing related results as needed.
  • Interact with customers by answering the Blue Scorpion office phone to take messages or providing immediate assistance to resolve questions / queries

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Reporting Skills
  • Analysing Information
  • Informing Others through Verbal and Written Communication
  • Organisation
  • Statistical Analysis
  • General Maths
  • Skills Data Entry
  • Skills Microsoft
  • Office Skills
  • Self-Development
  • Basic Financial Skills (desired but not essential)

Personal qualities

  • Clean Driving License.
  • Embraces change
  • Team player
  • Self-motivated
  • Acceptance of the need to travel to customer premises for meetings
  • Acceptance that from time to time overnight stays may be required

Qualifications required

5 GCSEs grade A*-C including Maths & English, or equivalent.

Future prospects

Upon successful completion of this apprenticeship, there will be an opportunity to apply for a permanent role within the company.

Things to consider

This role is working within a target driven and performance managed environment.

About the employer

Blue Scorpion's roots come from over 45 years combined in-house expertise working with major retailers, acquirers and payment service providers. At Blue Scorpion, they use their extensive industry knowledge to help retailers maintain, or gain, their PCI DSS compliance quickly and cost effectively through managed services. Their WiFi managed service is multi-faceted and has the added benefit, through ODM analytics, of assisting retailers in driving and increasing footfall


Blue Scorpion Ltd



Kings Hill Avenue

West Malling

ME19 4AE

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Training provider

  • Level 2 in Sales and Telesales
  • Functional Skills(If required)
  • Personal Learning Thinking Skills
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities

Apprenticeship framework

Sales and Telesales

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Mid Kent College of H & FE


Hannah Gibbs 01622 625998

Employer's Application Instructions

MidKent College JobShop invites you to apply for the vacancy detailed above by using the below "Apply" link. At the JobShop, we use CVMinder to manage all of our jobs securely. Select "Apply" to continue. Once completed, your application status may be reviewed in your secure, personal CVMinder account at

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Sep 2017