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Sales Administration Apprentice JACQUET (UK) LTD

To assist the sales team with dealing with customer enquiries, quoting jobs both verbally and via email, identifying new business potentials and promoting the company products. Ideally the candidate will be a good and confident communicator with an outgoing personality, be computer literate with good literacy and numeracy skills.

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Closing date: 28 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,567.09 to £18,895.50

    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

    Mon-Thurs 8.45am – 5.00pm Fri 8.45am – 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 38.25

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    30 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000050029

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Working as part of a small team for a busy stainless steel processing company the candidate will take on the following duties:

  • Taking enquiries and pricing customer over the telephone and by email
  • Use of computer packages including Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Order entry on to the company unique stock management system
  • Liaising with transport companies.
  • Identifying new customers using internet search engines and other sources
  • Follow up customer leads.
  • Promote the business to potential customers by means of cold calling.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Business Administration Apprenticeship Level 3

Delivered in your workplace, a college tutor will visit every month; review meetings with the tutor, apprentice and their manager will be scheduled every 8-12 weeks

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Sustained employment with further accredited training to benefit both the job role and individual career development.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Essential

Things to consider

Candidates will ensure they can reach our location of: Rockingham House Wentworth Park Industrial Estate Wentworth Way Tankersley Barnsley, S75 3DH

About the employer

JACQUET UK is a service oriented stainless and nickel alloy processing company that provide fast turnaround and delivery. JACQUET stocks 19 different grades in plate and bar as well as offer a wide range of processing capabilities to provide customers with unique and low cost solutions to their metal needs. Our team of sales, engineering and production specialists bring many years of metals industry experience, allowing us to offer our customers unique, innovative and cost effective solutions to most of all their metal requirements.

Employer

JACQUET (UK) LTD

Address

ROCKINGHAM HOUSE

WENTWORTH PARK INDUSTRIAL ESTA

WENTWORTH WAY

S75 3DH

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Training

Training provider

SHEFFIELD COLLEGE, THE

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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