ATA Apprentice Sales and Administration Assistant - Merseyside L30(LS) EDA LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED

A Sales and Office Assistant required for a leading electrical wholesaler in Merseyside. The candidate will carry out Admin tasks in the office and also deal with customers/suppliers on the phone.

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Closing date: 28 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £215.00

  • Working week

    8- 5pm Monday to Friday 40hrs

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    12 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    7 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001321268

  • Positions

    1 available

We are looking for a highly motivated apprentice to join our busy team. After full training your responsibilities will includ

The job holder will work in a team within this Electrical Distributor.

After full training given your responsibilities will include:

  • Process customer purchases/quotations
  • Answering the phone to customers/ suppliers
  • Liaising with other departments i.e External sales team
  • Dealing with sales enquiries/paperwork in the Sales office
  • Liaising with Suppliers
  • Learning Products and keeping up to date with Product Knowledge

As an Apprentice EDA Apprenticeships Plus will employ the successful candidate on behalf of Stearn Electrical and Full Training will be given.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Confident on the telephone
  • Good Maths and English skills
  • Confident with people
  • Team player
  • Organised and work on own iniative
  • Can follow procedures
  • Efficient
  • Flexible
  • Polite
  • Trustworthy
  • Willing to learn

Personal qualities

  • Hardworking team player who is self-motivated
  • Should be well presented and operate in a clean and tidy manner
  • Smart appearance
  • Friendly
  • Polite
  • Very Good communicator

Qualifications required

English and Maths GCSE A*-C or equivalent.
        

Future prospects

Possible full time employment on successful completion of the Apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Please check the location and your commute before applying. Please ensure that you have spell checked your application and your answers are completed to the best of your ability. 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). For more information visit: www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

About the employer

An Apprentice Training Agency who will employ the Apprentice on behalf of this Electrical Branch. This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading company.

Employer

EDA LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED

Address

Unit 1

Olympic Way

Sefton Business Park

Bootle

L30 1RD

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Additional location information

Stearn Electrical

Training provider

Completing a Customer Service Qualification Lv2, comprising of:

  • NVQ
  • Employer Rights and Responsibilities
  • Functional Skills - Maths, English and IT

The vocational and academic training aspects are separated and delivered by separate teams. The vocational training and assessment is conducted, more often than not, on site according to the employers wishes. Notice of dates is agreed well in advance of a site visit. Training and assessment is conducted both on and off the job, according to the needs of the course and the learner. Every effort is made to ensure the best result is achieved by the learner.

Apprenticeship framework

Customer Service

Training provider

EDA LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by EDA LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED

Contact

Louise Sugars 07721239906 louise@edarecruitment.co.uk


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Closing date: 28 Oct 2017