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Trade Supplier Apprentice M K M Building Supplies

The role will be predominantly working on the trade counter carrying out various duties including customer service, sales and admin. The successful applicants will also gain experience in other parts of the business, including yard, to ensure they have a good understanding of all aspects of a busy builder’s merchant.

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Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.40 to £380.00

    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 - Friday, 8.00am - 5.00pm with 1 hour lunch

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001837726

  • Positions

    1 available

The role will be predominantly working on the trade counter carrying out various duties including:

  • Customer service
  • Sales and admin
  • The successful applicants will also gain experience in other parts of the business, including yard, to ensure they have a good understanding of all aspects of a busy builder’s merchant
  • Any other duties and responsibilities commensurate with the accountabilities of the role

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Some knowledge of Builders Merchants
  • Good communication skills 

Personal qualities

  • Great attitude
  • Time keeping

Desired qualifications

N/A

Future prospects

  • MKM is a highly successful, established business. We have great plans for growth, currently opening circa 15 new branches each year. Our apprenticeship programme is primarily intended to develop high calibre talent to support these plans

About the employer

We are MKM, a builders’ merchant with a different approach to business, founded in Hull where our first branch was opened in 1995 and where our Central Support office and support functions such as Finance, IT, Marketing, Operations & HR is based. We have naturally expanded to bring our excellent service to more and more customers with over 90 branches nationwide covering more than 20 counties in England and multiple branches in Scotland.

Each of our branches utilise the local knowledge and expertise of their outstanding staff to provide great service to every customer and build those relationships which give them a true understanding of individual customer needs.

Thanks to our customers, we've grown at an incredible rate to become the UK's largest independent builders' merchant, with plans for many more branches across the country.

Employer

M K M Building Supplies

Address

Hawthorn Close

Lionheart Enterprise Park

Alnwick

NE66 2HT

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Training

Training provider

Encompass Consultancy

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Encompass Consultancy

  • Trade Supplier Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Trade supplier

Level 2 (GCSE)


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