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Trust Ford - Apprentice Sales Administrator FORD RETAIL LIMITED

Whilst learning and developing your skills in an administrative capacity, you'll be working towards a recognised industry qualification. You will learn how to process customer files and invoices, how our stock information is kept up to date as well as maintain records and an accurate filing system.

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.40

    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 (additional days can be offered I.E Saturday) Times TBC

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    15 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001848436

  • Positions

    1 available

At TrustFord, respect and integrity are at the heart of everything we do. We trust each other to lend a helping hand, to keep standards sky high, and to make sure that there's always time for some friendly banter along the way. Our customers trust us too, thanks to our honest advice, brilliant technicians, can-do attitude and great brands. Whether your skills lie in sales, customer service, operations or the technical arena, we'll invest in your future.

Join our team as a 1st Year Apprentice Sales Administrator and you will help us to drive the standard in customer care. Whilst learning and developing your skills in an administrative capacity, you will be working towards a recognised industry qualification. You will learn how to process customer files and invoices, how our stock information is kept up to date as well as maintain records and an accurate filing system.  As a successful business with over 3,000 colleagues in the UK alone, you can be assured of a great career with us.

  • Are you a team player?
  • Are you looking to start your career in the Sales department?
  • Can you demonstrate drive, commitment and enthusiasm?
  • Do you have the ability to listen and learn from your colleagues and energy to really make the most of this opportunity? 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

No skills required as full training will be provided.  

Personal qualities

A keen interest in the vehicle industry with good communication skills both written and verbal. The Apprentice must be hard working and motivated.

Desired qualifications

Minimum of 3 GCSE’s or equivalent (A*-C 9-4 in English and maths required).

Future prospects

A full time career within the automotive industry with many opportunities to progress to positions of authority. The opportunities are endless. By having a highly regarded set of skills, apprentices can go on to develop their career within specific interests they may have such as progressing through the dealership.

Things to consider

Apprentice Pay structure:

Aged 16-17: £4.81

Aged 18-20: £6.83

Aged 21-22: £9.18

Aged 23+: 9.50


About the employer

TrustFord is the world’s largest Ford dealer group, operating over 60 sites in the UK, including Northern Ireland and the Channel Islands.

TrustFord forms part of Ford Retail Group. As well as managing its Ford franchise operation for new car and commercial vehicles, the business runs as a multi franchise for used cars, used commercial vehicles, aftersales and parts.  Ford Retail Group also owns and operates 14 Parts Plus sites nationally and is expanding its Quick Lane operation.

Employer

FORD RETAIL LIMITED

Address

319

The Hyde, Edgware Road

London

NW9 6TH

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Training

Training provider

SKILLNET LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skillnet

Contact

Max Bancroft 01923 216165 max.bancroft@skillnet.org.uk

Apprentices will be working and will be trained within the office environment and a Skills Coach will visit at least every 4 weeks as part of a close support network to ensure that Apprentices are both enjoying and succeeding in their course. An Apprentice’s training includes:

  • Industry recognised apprenticeship standard qualification - Level 3 Business Administrator 

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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