Apprentice Account Manager SMITH COOPER IT SERVICES LIMITED

Do you have a passion for sales and excellent customer service? Smith Cooper IT Services are looking to appoint an apprentice Account Manager to join their team. Your duties will include generating quotes, placing orders and contacting suppliers.

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Closing date: 12 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £168.75

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 9am till 5.30 with 1 hour lunch

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    30 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001303196

  • Positions

    1 available

Through success and growth, we are looking for an Account/Sales Apprentice to join the team.

Dealing with new sales opportunities and sales support you will liaise with clients to support the sales and accounts function of the business and to become an integral part of the team.

Daily duties:

  • Using internal computer system to generate customer quotes effectively and efficiently
  • Quoting to include the whole sales process. Sourcing items, building client facing quotes and winning the client sale 
  • Ordering sales from multiple vendors
  •  Contact suppliers through telephone and email channels
  • Provide day-to-day administrative support to the sales and accounts department
  • Complete all tasks accurately and efficiently within the required timescales
  • Email administration and communication
  • Liaising with Engineering and Help desk to establish when tickets are completed
  • Register Extended Warranty Carepacks
  • Post Purchase Ledger Invoices

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Strong IT skills, particularly in MS Office Programmes
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Fantastic organisational skills
  • Experience with Sage advantageous – however, internal training will be given

Personal qualities

  • Confident & personable
  • Enthusiastic & bright
  • Team player - committed to contributing to team objectives and passionate about helping customers

Qualifications required

  • A minimum of 5 GCSE’s C and above including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Future prospects

There will be a full-time position available to hard working apprentices with the opportunity to progress on to a Level 4 programme.

Things to consider

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour. 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. It is highly important that you do not contact the Employers directly – any attempt of this may invalidate candidate’s application. Should you have any queries regarding your Application or the job itself, please contact your 3aaa Training Academy.

About the employer

Smith Cooper IT (T/A Infuse Technology) is a Midlands based IT Managed Service Provider with over 15 years of experience in providing expert IT support and consultancy to businesses across various sectors.

Employer

SMITH COOPER IT SERVICES LIMITED

Address

St. Helens House

King Street

Derby

DE1 3EE

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Training provider

The Apprentice will work towards a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship for Business and Administration Professionals

The qualifications consist of:

  • Advanced Apprenticeship in Business and Administration
  • Level 3 Diploma in Business and Administration
  • Level 2 Functional Skills English, Maths & ICT (if applicable)

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

ASPIRE ACHIEVE ADVANCE LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by ASPIRE ACHIEVE ADVANCE LIMITED

Contact

applylevy@3aaa.co.uk


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Closing date: 12 Oct 2017