Business Development Apprentice Woocoo Limited

A brilliant opportunity to join the team at WooContent, a fast growing and innovative copy writing agency providing international multi-lingual web content.

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Closing date: 29 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £168.75

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday – 9:00am to 5:30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    7 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001320588

  • Positions

    1 available

Are you an outgoing person who is a confident communicator and looking to start a career in sales?

Would you like to work with an exciting start up agency in Central Norwich?

Do you want to work alongside talented people within the digital marketing industry, where you can lay the foundations for a successful career?

If so, then let us tell you more...

  • As a Business Development Apprentice, you will be responsible for identifying prospects and making outbound calls to brands and agencies trying to secure new business meetings and sales.
  • As part of your role you will also be required to send out cold emails to help generate leads and engage prospects.
  • You’ll manage your own pipeline, using Excel, and work directly with senior management.
  • You will be fully trained in how to sell content marketing services, and given all the support you need to be successful.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Essential -

  • Excellent communication skills – verbal and written
  • Ability to liaise effectively with personnel at all levels
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as a closely knit team
  • A passion for talking technical language and making it understandable
  • A passion for solving tough problems and proposing solutions
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office – Word, Google Mail, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Ability to plan and prioritise own workload utilising good time management and organisational skills to meet sometimes tight deadlines

Personal qualities

Essential -

  • Willingness to learn and develop own skills.
  • Patience grace and a sense of humour.
  • Drive and desire to succeed and excel throughout the Apprenticeship.
  • Team player with good interpersonal skills.
  • Professional, flexible and adaptable approach to work.
  • Motivated to continually improve work practices and procedures.

Qualifications required

Essential -

  • Good general standard of education. 4 GCSE’s A-C grades (or equivalent).
  • Must be willing to undertake and successfully complete a Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship within the 12 month contract of employment.

Future prospects

We take continuous professional development seriously and we are committed to ensure each individual performs at their best and develops their potential for future roles. A successful candidate can expect potential future employment upon completion of this Apprenticeship.

Things to consider

This is a demanding job role. It will take commitment and you must be motivated to achieve the highest standards in the work place. In return for this you will receive extensive training, continued support and a great opportunity of a long term career within the organisation.

About the employer

WooContent is a digital content agency based in Norwich, aiming to serve agencies and brands in the UK and globally. We produce high quality web content at speed and scale that helps our clients improve their online marketing. Our team of dedicated content strategists and writers produce copy across all industry sectors. We deliver an exceptional standard of web content in a variety of formats and languages that is tailored for both people and search engines. While we work hard we like to have some fun with monthly nights out, an annual trip abroad (January) and a summer day out (July). This as well as a fun-fueled Christmas party.

Employer

Woocoo Limited

Address

83 87

Pottergate

Norwich

NR2 1DZ

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Training provider

The twelve month work based Apprenticeship will include the following training:

  • City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration.
  • City & Guilds Level 2 Functional Skills Maths.
  • City & Guilds Level 2 Functional Skills English.
  • City & Guilds Level 2 Functional Skills ICT.
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills (PLTS) Workbook.
  • Employee Rights & Responsibilities (ERR) Workbook.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

POULTEC TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Poultec Training Ltd

Contact

Ben Gaskins ben.gaskins@poultec.co.uk


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Closing date: 29 Oct 2017