ATA Warehouse and Trade Counter Sales Apprentice - Walthamstow E17 5DU (MM) Edmundson Electrical Ltd
We are looking for a Warehouse and Trade Counter Sales apprentice for our business, we are a leading Electrical Wholesaler. The candidate will start in the Warehouse and then progress into all other areas of the business including working with customers on the Trade Counter and supporting the sales office team.
Closing date: 07 Oct 2022
£222.00 - £438.00
Total hours per week: 40.00
Possible start date
10 Oct 2022
11 May 2022
Level 2 (GCSE)
If you are wondering “What is the next step towards a career?” Working for Edmundson Electrical Limited could be the answer. We serve the country in over 250 locations, each carrying a comprehensive stock and run by friendly, experienced, and highly motivated staff. All branches are managed by entrepreneurial-minded people who enjoy working with full operational freedom and sharing the rewards of their success.
Our busy Electric Center branch is looking for a highly motivated apprentice to join their Branch team. An efficient, well organised trade counter, warehouse and customer support service are pivotal for ensuring we provide the exceptional customer service our clients know us for.
After full training your responsibilities will include:
- Managing stock in and out (to external clients)
- Picking and Packing
- Store transfers & stock control
- Goods in / Goods out
- Trade Counter Sales and Order - dealing with customers and suppliers
- Taking payments and dealing with enquiries
- Answering the phone to customers, suppliers and other branches
- Sales office - basic admin, processing orders and sales calls
This is an exciting progression role where you will start in the Warehouse and then move into all the other areas of the business. 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 and excellent career prospects, then this is the role for you.
Requirements and prospects
- Excellent Mathematic and English skills (GCSE Grade C/4 or above)
- Confident with people
- Team player
- Good communicator
- Hardworking individual who is self-motivated
- Ability to follow business procedures
- Should be well presented and operate in a clean/tidy manner
- Smart appearance
- Willing to learn
- English and maths GCSE A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) is essential
Possible full-time employment on successful completion of the apprenticeship.
The Trade Supplier Apprenticeship is an excellent opportunity and could one day lead to the following roles within the organisation: Team Leader, Section Supervisor, Branch Manager.
Things to consider
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually the equivalent of one day per week).
The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £4.30 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
The minimum wage rates are £6.45 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.70 for anyone aged 21 and over.
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
About the employer
Edmundson Electrical Ltd is a privately run electrical distribution company headquartered in Knutsford, Cheshire, incorporated in 1991. It is the largest electrical distributor in the United Kingdom and serves both to the trade and to the public from over 300 locations. The company also serves Ireland through a subsidiary, EWL Electric Ltd, as well as through mainland Europe via its sister company, Vink Holdings.
We serve the country in over 250 locations, each carrying a comprehensive stock and run by friendly, experienced and highly motivated staff. We value each customer, regardless of size, and are committed to providing a comprehensive, unrivalled service and attention to quality.
Our customer base includes the following sectors: electrical contractors & engineers, industrial companies, facilities management, government agencies, local authorities, power generation, utilities, construction, panel builders, oil, gas, petrochemical, export markets, food industries, hotels/leisure, retail, air conditioning, heating & ventilation, refrigeration, security and fire prevention.
Edmundson Electrical Ltd
Additional location information
EDA LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by EDA LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED
Michelle McCutcheon +447990002071 email@example.com
Completing a Level 2 Trade Supplier Apprenticeship Standard, consisting of the following elements
- Competence/ Knowledge based qualification in Trade Supplier at Level 2
- Functional Skills in maths / English
- End point Assessment - Final Exam, Discussion & Observation
Level 2 (GCSE)
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