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Sales Apprentice (Administration) BORDER OFFICE SUPPLIES & SYSTEMS LTD

BOSS is looking to add to its dynamic sales team to support local businesses with all their IT, printing, furniture and stationery requirements. The successful candidate will be given full sales and product training to allow them to build a successful IT industry. In addition to their training for their Business Administration Apprenticeship.

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Closing date: 09 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,680.00

    A % of commission on sales profit.

  • Working week

    Monday -- Friday, 08:30 – 17:30, including a one-hour unpaid lunch.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    16 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000100444

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Producing quotes and presenting solutions to current clients and following through on the administration
  • Account managing current clients
  • General administrative tasks within the sales team
  • You would progress to actively visiting and contacting new businesses to discuss their IT requirements
  • Enjoying your work and getting the buzz when you close a deal

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

Formal training is delivered at HWGTA, located in Holmer Road (HR4 9SX).

You will receive training a training plan that is specific to your qualification, with sessions that are delivered through a combination of face-to-face and remote.

Additional training for Functional Skills in English and maths will be undertaken if needed.

You will receive monthly visits from your assigned Learning and Development Specialist, who will set you work, monitor your development and wellbeing, and discuss training sessions. They will also prepare you for your End Point Assessment to gain your Business Administration Level 3 qualification.

There is also a five-day teambuilding residential trip that is held in the spring of each year.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Developing a fantastic career in the ever-changing IT industry at a local company.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Good Listener, Positive, Motivated, Up for a challenge

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4/A*-C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4/A*-C) Essential

Things to consider

This vacancy could close sooner than stated if a suitable candidate is found.

About the employer

Founded in 1989, BOSS is locally owned and employees 29 staff. Based out of our head office on Rotherwas, supporting customers within 80 miles of Herefordshire.

Employer

BORDER OFFICE SUPPLIES & SYSTEMS LTD

Address

B O S S HOUSE

THORN BUSINESS PARK

ROTHERWAS

HR2 6SS

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Training

Training provider

HEREFORDSHIRE AND WORCESTERSHIRE GROUP TRAINING ASSOCIATION LIMITED

Contact

Hayley Grismond

Hayley.grismond@hwgta.org

01432 377010

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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