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IT Technical Sales Apprenticeship VENTURE 1 CONSULTING

To support our continued growth, we’re looking for someone to join our close-knit team as a Sales apprentice. Your will be crucial to the successful delivery of our sales targets and will gain experience of and exposure to the end-to-end sales lifecycle, from lead prospecting right through to onboarding of new customers.

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Closing date: 30 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am - 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    31 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    12 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As part of a small Sales and Marketing team, your role will be broad and underpin all aspects of what we do. Reporting to the Sales and Marketing Director, you’ll spend the majority of your time office-based, focusing on the following:

• Engaging with new prospects to form rapport (Phone, Email, Social-Media & Events).

• Contributing to our sales pipeline by identifying new sales opportunities.

• Supporting sales plans and targets.

• Client & Partner Account Management.

• Maintaining a HubSpot CRM System.

• Arranging, attending and following up on sales calls and meetings.

• Writing Proposals.

• Providing sales material for marketing campaigns.

• Assisting with the promotion of external brand awareness campaigns.

• Contributing to employee engagement activity via social media.

• Working closely with both Sales and Marketing on the design and production of brand assets for UK marketing initiatives.

• Investigating and writing reports on new technologies and services.

• Creating Video-based sales content via specialist SaaS based software.

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

You will be enrolled onto the Microsoft Technical Sales apprenticeship and work towards gaining MTA qualifications in Cloud Fundamentals as well as a City & Guilds Level 3 ICT Diploma, gaining an understanding of the sales process, interpersonal communications, planning, making and closing calls, objection handling and meeting objectives. This apprenticeship is delivered remotely using the very latest Microsoft technologies via a live virtual classroom. This apprenticeship teaches the fundamental core sales skills and techniques for anybody looking to kick-start a career in Technical Sales. 

Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

This is not a ‘stop-gap’ role. We are only looking for individuals who are seeking a long-term position with Venture 1 Consulting, and who are genuinely excited about being a key part of our growth journey. If that’s not you, and you’re just looking for somewhere to obtain a qualification from, please be honest and don’t apply. Every member of staff is a key contributor to the success of our company, and we invest heavily in our apprentices

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Communication skills, Customer care skills, Self Starter


GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

• Your opportunity to join a company at an exciting point in its growth journey, helping to shape its growth. • The chance to work with a friendly team of highly motivated individuals. • Work in an environment where you are valued and can have an impact. • A collaborative and inclusive company culture • 25 days holiday (pro rata) • Company Pension Scheme • Private Healthcare • Monthly Team Nights out • Annual Company Away Days (France, Amsterdam etc.) • Monthly Stocked Company Fridge • Exciting Rewards Programme for discounted shopping at 500+ companies online and in-store.

About the employer

Managed Service Provider and Consutancy




100 Black Prince Road


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

IT technical salesperson

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 30 Oct 2022