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ATA Apprentice Sales and Trade Counter Assistant - Stockport SK5 (LS) EDA LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED

A fantastic opportunity to join the team at this Electrical Wholesalers in Stockport. The ideal candidate will already have some customer service or retail experience. The candidate will work with customers face to face & over the phone dealing with orders, stock, payment etc. We are looking for a candidate who wants a career & is keen to learn.

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Closing date: 18 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £200.00 - £367.00

  • Working week

    8am - 5pm Monday to Friday.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    06 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

ABM Electrical is an independent and family run, local wholesaler in Stockport. We wish to offer a bespoke wholesale service to all of our clients.
The Sales Apprentice will work in a small team within this electrical wholesale branch.  After full training given your responsibilities will include: 
  • Process customer purchases/orders via the computer system
  • Liaising with other departments
  • Customer payments/dealing with enquiries over the trade counter
  • Sales calls to customers and suppliers
  • Answering the telephone to customers and suppliers

As an Apprentice EDA Apprenticeships Plus will employ the successful candidate on behalf of this branch. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Very good maths skills - GCSE or equivalent A-C/9-4 grades required
  • Good communication and organisation skills
  • Good telephone skills
  • Previous customer service skills or Retail experience
  • Punctual
  • Can adapt behaviour to suit customer needs
  • Excellent team player

Personal qualities

  • Confident
  • Good time keeping
  • Enthusiastic
  • Can follow procedures
  • Working within deadlines
  • An ability to prioritise your workload
  • Smart appearance
  • Must desire to "get on" in the business
  • Flexible and willing to take on new roles and challenges

Desired qualifications

Ideally the candidate will have A*-C/9-4 grades in maths & English at GCSE or equivalent.

Future prospects

Excellent opportunity for the right person upon successful completion of the Apprenticeship.      

Things to consider

Please ensure you give as much detail as possible with your application and check your commute time/method.

About the employer

An Apprentice Training Agency who will employ the Apprentice on behalf of this Electrical Branch. This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading company.




Unit 10

Gregory Way



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Additional location information

ABM Electrical


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by EDA LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED


Louise Sugars 07721239906

Completing a Trade Supplier Apprenticeship Level 2, consisting of:

  • Competence/Knowledge based qualification in Trade Supplier at Level 2
  • Functional Skills in maths and English
  • End Point Assessment - Final exams

The vocational and academic training aspects are separated and delivered by separate teams. The vocational training and assessment is conducted, more often than not, on site according to the employer's wishes. Notice of dates is agreed well in advance of a site visit. Training and assessment is conducted both on and off the job, according to the needs of the course and the learner. Every effort is made to ensure the best result is achieved by the learner.

Apprenticeship standard

Trade supplier

Level 2 (GCSE)

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