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Sales Executive Apprentice Knights Training Academy Limited

Generating customer leads for new and existing staff; generating cold leads from specific industries; calling and educating employers around the various apprenticeship incentives and benefits of the programme. Updating and maintaining an accurate CRM system while working within a Sales team. Very generous sales bonus scheme!

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Closing date: 19 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Wage

    Competitive salary

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    21 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    20 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

In this role you will work with the sales team to generate cold customer leads and convert existing staff and new recruitment opportunities. The incentive will allow for a realistic OTE of £40k+ pa. This is an exciting opportunity with plenty of room to grow with an expanding department. 

  • Generating cold leads
  • Calling and educating employers around the benefit of apprenticeships and various government incentives
  • Updating and maintaining an accurate CRM
  • Working within a sales team and reporting to a sales manager
  • Generous bonus scheme, with is uncapped

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good customer service skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Professional
  • Smart appearance 
  • Fearless to phone manner
  • Ambition
  • Quick learner
  • Hardworking
  • Attentive

Desired qualifications

GCSE in maths & English at Grade C/4 or equivalent is desirable, but not essential as training will be given.

Future prospects

  • Full time role and growth within the company or Apprenticeship
  • Professional certification and training

Things to consider

  • Cold calling is the biggest part of this role

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About the employer

Welcome to Knights Training Academy

Work with us. Learn with us. Improve with us.

Knight’s Training Academy is a multi-award-winning training provider. Offering bespoke, integrated entry Level 1 to executive Level 7 training solutions. KTA’s success is achieved by our multitude of strategic partnerships, quality throughout and excellence in all that we do.

We operate as a Business & Commerce specialist. We utilise the Levy, to provide a range entry Level 2 frontline Apprenticeships, to long-term executive Level 3 to 7 leadership and management programmes.

Our internal recruitment team provide a free service to help create adverts, manage communications and coordinate new candidates that have been both vetted and qualified specifically for your organisation.

We work across the UK, with our Head Office base in Camberley, Surrey. As it stands, over 170 employers, ranging from small SME’s to large corporate organisations such as the Shiseido Group, Westex & Water Babies, who have all seen returns on investment through our Management & Leadership programmes.


Knights Training Academy Limited


Unit 21

Trafalgar Way


GU15 3BN

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by KNIGHTS GROUP

  • Level 2 Customer Service Apprenticeship Standard
  • Customer service skills
  • Sales skills
  • English and maths if required

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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