Internal Sales Apprentice A S Joysticks Ltd

Are you looking for a career in Business Administration? A S Joysticks Ltd are looking for an enthusiastic individual to start with them as an Apprentice Administrator.

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

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Closing date: 04 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    37.5 working hours per week + 30 minutes per day for lunch

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    11 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

An opportunity has arisen for an apprentice to become a part of a growing and ambitious company.

A S Joysticks Ltd are a leading supplier of industrial joystick controls, cable chain systems & more. The successful candidate will be required to carry out a wide variety of tasks on a daily basis which will include but are not limited to;

  • Performing & chasing quotations
  • Generating new business via research & outbound calls
  • After sales calls to upsell & cross sell
  • Manging large existing customer accounts 
  • Generating sales leads for the external sales engineer
  • Handling inbound customer service calls
  • Quote chasing
  • Outbound new business calls
  • After sale care
  • Managing existing accounts
  • Inbound customer service

The candidate will be required to be very enthusiastic and self – motivated in order to generate their own workload. As he/she will be working within a small team, hard work, honesty and reliability is essential. Previous experience in a customer service or sales role is desirable but not essential. A full training program will be provided to the successful candidate & ongoing support offered.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Customer service & sales experience desirable

Personal qualities

  • Confident, excellent communicator, enthusiastic, target driven, motivated

Qualifications required

  • 5 GCSE’s grade A-C including Maths & English (or equivalent)

Future prospects

Great opportunity to secure full time position following apprenticeship, external sales and internal sales opportunities. Growing team with future possibility of supervisory roles.

Things to consider

On occasion overtime may be required, training program will include travel. Wage will increase to £4.50 after 6 months depending on performance. The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): From April 2017 the ANMW was set at £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

Ashley Seaton founded A S Joysticks Ltd in 2013 in a small office in Market Deeping. For the first 3 years the company worked as the sole representative for Spohn & Burkhardt in the UK and Ireland. In 2016 following a period of rapid growth the decision was made to extend the company’s product offering to enable the company to start to fulfil it’s vision of being a “one stop shop” for automation supplies.


A S Joysticks Ltd


Unit 4

Squirrels Lodge

Hards Lane Frognall



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Training provider

  • Apprenticeship L2 in Sales
  • Functional Skills in Maths
  • Functional Skills in English
  • Functional Skills in ICT

Apprenticeship framework

Sales and Telesales

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

Employer's Application Instructions

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

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Closing date: 04 Oct 2017