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Apprentice Sales Advisor Tileflair Ltd

An opportunity to join the largest, privately owned wall and floor tile supplier in the south of England. Established 50 years, the Company offers Trustpilot 5 star rated service to both trade and public.

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Closing date: 28 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £419.16

  • Working week

    Shifts TBD.

    Total hours per week: 42.00

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001824950

  • Positions

    1 available

Key Purpose of the Role: To deliver the best possible customer experience by engaging with customers, building rapport with them and exploring all the products required to create something beautiful before making a sale. In addition to this they must discharge the operational tasks required within a well-functioning branch including warehousing & administration.
Main Duties:

Greet & approach trade & retail customers
Build rapport with customers and suggest to them suitable products for their project
Provide advice and educate both retail and trade customers with product knowledge
Input orders onto computer system
Make contact with customers over phone and email
Ensure both current and redundant paperwork is filed and stored safely and logically so that documents can be readily retrieved
Follow company Health and Safety policy
Report any breaches of company policy to line or senior managers
Contribute to tidiness and cleanliness of branch (both inside and local area outside) without prompting
Keep stock tidy and safe in store and warehouse
Process Customer orders & stock from delivery
Merchandising of new product into the branch

This is a physically demanding job - the successful candidate will be lifting heavy boxes of tiles as part of their duties.
Benefits & Incentives: Free life assurance, staff discount on products sold by the Company after qualifying period, target bonuses payable for hitting sales targets
Rota: The branch trades 7 days per week and staff work 5 days out of 7 by rota. This includes weekends and bank holidays. The opening hours are 7.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday (except 7.30am to 6.30pm on Thursdays), 8.30am to 5.00pm on Saturdays, and 10am to 4pm on Sundays.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

None

Personal qualities

Punctual, smart and conventional appearance, friendly, helpful, enthusiastic, outgoing, enjoy meeting new people and building rapport quickly with a wide range of people, hard working

Desired qualifications

None. Candidates will be required to take two online exercises; one is a personality profile and the other is a test of their ability to think quickly.

Future prospects

We would expect the apprentice to join the regular staff. There may be opportunities to progress to Senior Sales Advisor, Assistant Branch Manager and ultimately Branch Manager for the right candidate depending on circumstances.

About the employer

Tileflair has been trading for half a century and is powered by its people. We are a relatively small company where everyone’s contribution matters and everyone knows everyone else with open access to Directors and senior managers. Watch a video of our staff at https://www.tileflair.co.uk/careers

Employer

Tileflair Ltd

Address

9a-9b

Unit, Aldermoor Way

Bristol

BS30 7DA

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Training

Training provider

HIT TRAINING LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by HIT Training Ltd

Contact

Vicky Williams 02393876392 Vicky.williams@hittraining.co.uk

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Apprenticeship standard

Retailer

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the GetMyFirstJob website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to GetMyFirstJob you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Jul 2022