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Apprentice Fleet Sales Account Coordinator Pentagon

Launch your career with Pentagon Group as an Apprentice Fleet Sales Account Coordinator. This rapidly expanding company is looking for high calibre, motivated young people to become their future leaders. Fantastic initial salary with the possibility to increment.

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

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Closing date: 11 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £182.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday (Times to be confirmed)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    16 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001725153

  • Positions

    2 available

We are currently looking for enthusiastic and motivated individuals who are looking to begin a career within an extremely busy Fleet Sales Administration department. At Pentagon Group, we believe in growing and developing our own talent and as a Pentagon Apprentice you will be given full in-house and the relevant manufacturer training to enable you to become the best that you can be.

This is a fantastic opportunity if you are looking to pursue a career in the Motor Trade with a view to becoming a competent and fully trained Account Manager with an NVQ Qualification in Level 3 Business Administration.

What will you be doing?

We are currently looking for an Apprentice Fleet Sales Account Coordinator to join our busy motivated Fleet Team at our West Hallam Corporate Fleet Site.

Responsibilities include:

  • Liaising directly with corporate customers and major lease companies
  • Maintaining multiple manufacturers systems
  • Quoting on car and commercial vehicles over multiple brands accurately and within pre-determined time frames
  • Raising internal and external work orders where necessary to instruct fitting of accessories prior to arranging delivery
  • Agreeing delivery dates with all relevant parties
  • Proving weekly updates of customer orders in a timely and accurate manner using spreadsheets and online systems

When you join Pentagon, from Day 1 you'll have access to a comprehensive benefits
package including:

  • 30 days holiday per year (including Bank Holidays) that will increase with length of service - pro rata for part time
  • Friends and Family Customer Referral Payments Discounts on products and services that we provide
  • Retail discounts saving £££'s at high street stores, Theme Parks and days out, on-line and in supermarkets
  • Team Member Pension Scheme
  • Discounted Car Leasing

We also pride ourselves on offering internal and external training and development opportunities along with realistic career paths for each member of our Team.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Be driven by your own initiative and an excellent communicator with the ability to maintain positive relationships
  • Have a keen interest in the Industry and be able to follow instructions
  • Be enthusiastic, committed, and confident with an analytical and methodical way of thinking
  • Be highly motivated with attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Polite, calm and approachable persona
  • Must be a team player
  • Must have flexible ‘can do’ approach

Desired qualifications

A minimum grade C / 4 in English and Maths and preferably in a Science based subject but this is not
essential.

Future prospects

This is a fantastic opening to gain permanent employment in a varied and ever expanding industry. Pentagon has an enviable reputation for well trained, high quality staff and this is a career opportunity not to be missed.

Things to consider

If you are successful in this, you will need to be available on 15th July 2021 to attend a Recruitment Day.

Once you commence at the Retailer, further induction training will be supplied by the Retailer. You will also receive visits and other training from the Learning Skills Partnership representative. Please be aware that the wage will vary dependent on age, please see below further details. Under 18’s - £4.55 per hour 18 to 20 year olds - £6.45 per hour 21 to 24 year olds - £8.20 per hour 25 and above - £8.72 per hour.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Pentagon began selling and servicing cars in 1991 and our mission when we started out is still unchanged today; to make car-buying and servicing easy and affordable and to treat people like we would want to be treated. We are now one of the UK’s top 30 dealer groups (but we are still a family owned business) and unlike most large dealer groups we haven’t forgotten how important our customer are.

We employ over 900 people in branches that cover Vauxhall, Peugeot, Chrysler, Jeep, Seat, Fiat, Nissan and Citroen franchises. We have gained an excellent reputation for the high levels of care and service we extend to our customers. We also pride ourselves on being a good organisation to work for, providing training and development to anyone with the right qualities who is keen to have a career with Pentagon.

Employer

Pentagon

Address

Cat and Fiddle Lane

Ilkeston

Ilkeston

DE7 6HE

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Training

Training provider

LEARNING SKILLS PARTNERSHIP LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Learning Skills Partnership

Contact

Holly Parkinson 07432 840539 holly.parkinson@lsprecruit.com

Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship.

This apprenticeship programme is delivered with a blended learning approach and includes a mixture of onsite tutor visits and online tutor led sessions. All delivery is completed in the workplace and you will not need to attend any off-site training.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the GetMyFirstJob website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to GetMyFirstJob you will be required to register on the website. Please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 11 Oct 2021