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Retail Apprentice LS1015 Andrew's

We are a local independent Greengrocers, based in the heart of Holmfirth, West Yorkshire. Initially based on B2C In-store trade, over the last 40 years, Andrew's Greengrocers has developed into a B2B business. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

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

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Closing date: 05 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £180.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 7am 3pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    09 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC091167490

  • Positions

    1 available

The Role:

We are a local independent Greengrocers, based in the heart of Holmfirth, West Yorkshire. Initially based on B2C In-store trade, over the last 40 years, Andrew's Greengrocers has developed into a B2B business. Since 2019 however and with the growth of E-Commerce, Andrew's Greengrocers has seen substantial growth we are looking for talented, passionate individuals to help further our expansion into the Grocery market. Reckon you're up to the job and willing to learn? You're in the right place...

Duties will include:

  • Working with exciting consumable products from around the world, you'll be hands on with ensuring all customer requests are met
  • Work with Buyers to seek gaps in the market of our product range that we could satisfy
  • Complete retail and wholesale orders and assist with the organization and delivery of orders
  • Be current across all new emerging technologies
  • Defining the standards by which we present products through our retail store, showcasing their features and benefits
  • Explore new opportunities to increase revenues through marketing and merchandising methods

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Naturally curious with a creative mindset
  • A "can-do" attitude
  • A positive attitude to change and flexibility, ability to think critically and problem solve
  • Comfortable in a fast pasted, agile environment managing multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Strong interpersonal skills, good communicator
  • Be proficient at using Microsoft Excel and/or GoogleSheets
  • Can work on own initiative, can run with tasks
  • A passion to sell

Personal qualities

  • We're looking for someone who is eager to learn the ropes of being a Store Leader
  • You'll be commercially focused with a creative and analytical mindset
  • You must have an open mind, strong attention to detail

Desired qualifications

GCSE Grade C/Grade 4 / Functional skills Level 2 or above in in both maths and English or equivalents.

If not please call the office on 0114 2635720 to discuss before continuing with the application.

Future prospects

Potential to progress to higher level apprenticeship and permanent position within the company.

Things to consider

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Andrews Greengrocers are a local family run business based in Holmfirth, Huddersfield who are passionate about providing our customers with fresh locally grown produce.
Our wide selection of fresh fruit and veg boxes, alongside a whole host of available extra’s, provide you and your family with all the ingredients to a healthy, nutritious lifestyle.

Employer

Andrew's

Address

64 Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth

Holmfirth

HD9 3AZ

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Training

Training provider

MEADOWHALL TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The Source Academy

Contact

Kerry Cook

The successful candidate will study:

  • Level 2 Retailer Apprenticeship Standard

This will be aided by an assessor who will carry out all assessments as work-based learning within the workplace.

Apprenticeship standard

Retailer

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply via the following link

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

Apply now

Closing date: 05 Oct 2021