Apprentice Foreign Exchange Broker CASCO FX LIMITED

This is a sales role which would involve you targeting different sectors of companies within that sector who send and receive foreign payments, and discussing their foreign exchange requirements with key decision makers.

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £131.25

    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, 9am - 5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    29 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001315540

  • Positions

    3 available

Your job will be to find the company, then find the decision maker and then speak to them offering a better foreign exchange rate.

You will be provided with training and leads at the beginning but will then be expected to find companies for yourself through google, yellow pages, online directories, exhibitions and association directories among many other ways.

Daily Duties:

  • Responding to emails and liasing with prospective clients
  • Researching sectors and companies
  • Cold calling prospective clients and following up any leads
  • Updating your "warm lead sheet"

 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Confident communication skills as you will be required to make numerous outbound calls

Excellent interpersonal skills

 

Personal qualities

Enthusastic

Tenacious

Ambitious

Qualifications required

N/A

Future prospects

After successful period with the company you will be promoted to account manager and there are prospects to even become a trader managing your own book.

Things to consider

£3.50 per hour plus commissions.

About the employer

Casco FX provide a wide range of foreign exchange and international payment services to both Businesses and Individuals throughout Europe. Our aim is to leverage technology, relationship management and operational excellence to help you exchange your currency at the best possible time, potentially saving thousands of Pounds in the process.

Employer

CASCO FX LIMITED

Address

1

Olympic Way

Wembley

HA9 0NP

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Training provider

Sales and Telesales NVQ Level 2

Apprenticeship framework

Sales and Telesales

Training provider

ICON VOCATIONAL TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Icon Training

Contact

Sam Sullivan 01291 423655 sam.sullivan@icon-training.com


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Closing date: 27 Oct 2017