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Sales Support Apprentice IT Hardware And Software Limited

The objective of the role is to develop the trading business. This will involve developing new accounts across the whole country by phone, email, and a number of customer business visits. Training will be provided and will take a number of months, dependent on the experience and the aptitude of the individual concerned.

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Closing date: 05 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £170.94 to £329.67

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates
  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday, 09:00 - 17:30, and Friday, 09:00 - 17:00.

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    02 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001746386

  • Positions

    1 available

The objective of the role is to develop the trading business. This will involve developing new accounts across the whole country by phone, email, and a number of customer business visits. Training will be provided and will take a number of months, dependent on the experience and the aptitude of the individual concerned.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Research and development into new potential accounts. This will involve internet research and cold calling
  • Monitor and assess the market, looking for trends and opportunity
  • Development and maintenance of new and existing customers by phone, email, and visits
  • Achieving profitable sales against a monthly target
  • Liaising with other staff on deals and general business

Core qualities we look for in a candidate are commercial awareness and customer focus. We are looking for someone who is dynamic, trustworthy, able to motivate themselves and foresee business opportunities. They need to be able to work as a team and most importantly, to be happy to learn.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills, with a good telephone manner
  • Excellent timekeeping skills

Personal qualities

Self-motivated, friendly nature, and a willing to learn new stills 

Core qualities we look for in a candidate are commercial awareness and customer focus. We are looking for someone who is dynamic, trustworthy, able to motivate themselves and foresee business opportunities. They need to be able to work as a team and most importantly, to be happy to learn

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades D/3 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

Potential to progress into a full-time position with opportunities to grow with the business as a sales lead.


About the employer

Established in 2009 with an €18,000,000 turnover. We are a Wholesaler and broker of IT Equipment with a sister Company in the Netherlands and a sales office in Spain

Employer

IT Hardware And Software Limited

Address

Eton Business Park Unit 29

Eton Hill Road

Manchester

M26 2ZS

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Training

Training provider

The Growth Company

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills Solutions Ltd

Contact

Nikki Perry 07789979329 nikki.perry@gceducationandskills.ac.uk

Level 2 Customer Service Practitioner apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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