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Business Development Executive Apprentice Direct Voice and Data Ltd

Direct Voice and Data Ltd are looking to take on a Business Development Executive Apprentice to work within their team and take on day to day duties as required. This is an excellent opportunity for a smart, ambitious and self-motivated individual to join a friendly environment.

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Closing date: today

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

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

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    14 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Duties will include:

  • Contacting new customers with a strong focus on customer service as well as up-selling & cross-selling
  • Proactively identifying business and sales opportunities when talking to customers and seeking additional revenue for the company
  • Working towards a personal target as well as contributing to the team target

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Oral & written skills
  • Basic Microsoft Office skills – Word, Excel & Outlook
  • Time Management
  • Money motivated

Personal qualities

  • Meticulous in your organisation, diary management and have the ability to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Ambitious, inquisitive and keen to learn
  • Hunger to earn well and succeed against set targets

Desired qualifications

  • English & maths – GCSE C/4 or above
  • Good level of written and spoken English 

Future prospects

  • Future progression within the comapmny should you be successful

Things to consider

  • Free parking
  • £500 per quarter once KPI’s achieved following probation pass
  • £3k additional commissions for sales target achievement
  • Free tea & Coffee
  • Friday cheers every Friday
  • 28 days holiday (including Bank/Public holidays)
  • Additional holiday for birthday

About the employer

For over 30 years, we have been a leading provider of expert business telephone systems and IT solutions. During this time, Direct Voice and Data has become one of the most respected and trusted communications specialists in the UK, taking pride in every customer project we take on and deliver.

We cater for companies and organisations of all sizes from both the private and public sectors, offering end-to-end business telephone systems and IT solutions including all design, installation, maintenance and support. With the ongoing convergence of voice and data systems, we can bring you a complete solution covering all your ICT needs, irrespective of budget or scope.

Why Choose Us?

  • Trusted telecoms and IT specialist
  • Over 30 years of experience
  • Tailored phone and IT systems
  • Unrivalled maintenance and support
  • Approved partner agreements

What Do We Provide?

  • Office telephone systems
  • Video conferencing
  • Telephone lines and calls
  • Tailored full support packages
  • IT hardware and software


Direct Voice and Data Ltd



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Mercuri International UK Ltd


Bernadette Stone 07552529792

The succesful candidate will be supported with a Sales Executive (Level 4) apprenticeship, delivered by Mercuri International, recognised global leaders in sales training and coaching. 

The programme will be 18 months long and delivered one to one, with the apprentice being assigned their own dedicated Mercuri coach. The apprentice will also become an associate member of the Association of Professional Sales, providing access to a further suite of training materials, advice and support for career progression. 

Apprenticeship standard

Sales executive

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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