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Apprentice Surplus Broker OFFICE EXPRESS LIMITED

Communicating with businesses and negotiating purchases and sales of excess stock. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

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Closing date: 23 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £165.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    13 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Mar 2022

  • Date posted

    08 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001735486

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Talking to business’s to offer removal of used and surplus printer cartridges
  • Take part in our recycling scheme
  • Help and assist staff

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • You will develop skills within business negotiation
  • Excellent communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Keen to learn
  • Good work ethic
  • Self-motivated

Desired qualifications

  • Good levels of maths and English (or the equivalent)

Future prospects

  • Permanent position within the company upon completion of the apprenticeship
  • Opportunity to progress to management level

Things to consider

  • The company is rapidly expanding and looking at offices based in Canary Wharf
  • There will be opportunities to work in the new office should you wish to

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About the employer

Office Express is an online retailer of Office Supplies. They have a range of products, primarily within print function such as, ink cartridges, toners, photocopy paper, card, print rolls, and envelopes, as well as packaging products, padded bags, bubble wrap and bubble bags.

In addition to this they have some printer sales and recycling agency. They are actively working towards growing the business and expanding their product base to a much wider range.

Employer

OFFICE EXPRESS LIMITED

Address

32

Nobel Square

Basildon

SS13 1LT

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Training

Training provider

THELIGHTBULB LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The LightBulb Limited

Contact

Andrea Gregory 07764 969337 andrea@thelightbulb.net

Customer Service Practitioner Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • TheLightBulb will deliver the Level 2 Customer Service Practitioner Standard
  • You will need to attend 4 workshops remotely via Zoom
  • You will complete Functional Skills in maths and English if required
  • To include 20% off the job training
  • In-house training will be given to support specifics of the role

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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