Apprentice Hire and Sales Coordinators GAP HOLDINGS LIMITED

If you are an enthusiastic people person, this Apprentice Hire and Sales Coordinators role at GAP Hire Solutions could be perfect for you. Based in Croydon, you will learn to deliver excellent customer service.

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Closing date: 09 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    52 weeks

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    12 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

GAP Hire Solutions, the UKs leading independent equipment hirer are recruiting Apprentice Hire and Sales Coordinators on a 12 months fixed term contract. GAP Hire Solutions are Winners of the construction industrys Employer of the Year 2014 and finalist in the Employer of the Year and Growth Business of the Year categories at the National Business Awards 2015. 

Your role will be based in Croydon, where you will learn to deliver excellent customer service. You will receive ongoing support and development that will equip you with the skills and knowledge required for a successful career with GAP Hire Solutions If you are a successful candidate for this position, you will be trained to provide a positive and efficient service to the customer. Apprentice Hire and Sales Coordinators are the first point of contact for customers and the role will be to ensure customer requirements are met and all relevant paperwork in relation to hiring out equipment is completed. 

Some of your duties might be to: 

  • talk to a huge array of customers 
  • find the best service for the needs of the customer 
  • update the internal computer systems 
  • carry out general administrations duties 
  • store relevant paperwork securely

 This is just an overview of the potential duties the role may include.

 Your training will be provided by learndirect Apprenticeships, one of the largest training organisations in the UK. They help train over 20,000 apprentices each year.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

You will need good communication skills, and good computer abilities with the ability to work in a team environment. It is useful for you to have knowledge of MS Office including Excel and Word.

Personal qualities

If you are polite, presentable and an articulate individual then you are exactly who we are looking for as you will be talking with clients. You should also be able to work to a schedule.

Qualifications required

GCSE English and Maths at grade C plus (or equivalent) is preferred but not essential.

Future prospects

When you have successfully completed your Apprenticeship you may be given the opportunity to continue in your role or progress onto an alternative support role within the company where you will receive full training and support.

Things to consider

Before you make your application, please ensure that you are able to reliably travel to and from work on a daily basis. Please check bus times/travel arrangements. Please do not contact the employer directly - for any queries regarding this vacancy, please contact

About the employer

We are GAP Hire Solutions – your national hire partner. Our eight divisions offer market-leading hire equipment, so whether you’re looking for a 3 inch drill, a portable toilet or a digger – we’ve got it. With a can-do attitude, we listen and work with you to get the job done and our nationwide network of depots mean we’re always there when you need us. We employ over 1,300 people and are focused on ensuring they feel valued, heard and happy at work.




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Training provider

  • Customer Service Level 2 – 12 MONTHS
  • BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Customer Service (QCF)
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in Mathematics and English
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities Workbook
  • (Work based learning)

Apprenticeship framework

Customer Service

Training provider

Learndirect Apprenticeships Limited

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Learndirect Apprenticeships Limited


Ellie Walkden

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Closing date: 09 Oct 2017