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ATA Apprentice Branch Assistant - Reading RG1 8NQ (MM) EDA LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED

A Branch Assistant required for a leading electrical wholesaler. The candidate will start in the warehouse and then move into all other areas of the business (Sales, Customer Service, Business Admin).

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £200.00 - £285.00

  • Working week

    8am - 5pm Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    23 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001742324

  • Positions

    1 available

CEF prides itself on offering customers superior quality products and services as well as the latest technology to ensure orders are met and delivered quickly and efficiently. Established in 1951, the organisation can be found across the UK and Ireland with each branch committed to training and developing their staff to the highest level.

We are looking for a highly motivated apprentice to join our busy branch. After full training responsibilities will include:

  • Managing stock in and out (to external clients)
  • Picking and Packing
  • Store transfers & stock control
  • Completing the paperwork within the office
  • Raising quotations
  • Trade Counter
  • Sales Calls
  • Processing orders
  • Administration
  • Answering the telephone

Occasional Overtime may be required such as stock take however overtime will be paid at 1 1/2 if over 18 years of age 

As an Apprentice EDA Apprenticeships Plus will employ the successful candidate on behalf of the Branch. If you are looking for a job and qualification that will provide you with a valuable foundation for your future, then this is the role.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good Maths and English skills
  • Confident with people
  • Team player
  • Good communicator

Personal qualities

  • Hardworking team player who is self-motivated
  • Should be well presented and operate in a clean and tidy manner
  • Smart appearance
  • Friendly
  • Can follow procedures
  • Efficient
  • Flexible
  • Polite
  • Trustworthy
  • Willing to learn

Desired qualifications

English and maths GCSE 4/C or above or equivalent is preferred.

Future prospects

Excellent opportunity for the right person upon successful completion of the Apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Please ensure you give as much detail as possible with your application and check your commute time/method.

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

As an Apprentice, EDA Learning and Development Ltd, the Apprentice Training Agency (ATA) will employ the successful candidate on behalf of this branch. If you are looking for an apprenticeship and qualification that will provide you with a valuable foundation for your future and to open the door for further opportunities with an interesting career, then join us. We will work with you and support you to maximise your potential.

Employer

EDA LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED

Address

1 Cremyll Road

Reading

RG1 8NQ

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Additional location information

City Electrical Factors (CEF)

Training

Training provider

EDA LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED

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

Contact

Michelle McCutcheon 07990 002071 michelle@edarecruitment.co.uk

Completing a Trade Supplier Apprenticeship Lv2, comprising of:

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 standard

Trade supplier

Level 2 (GCSE)


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