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Sales apprenticeship SVA Car Lamps & Body Panels

SVA Car Lamps & Body Panels are the largest independent importer and distributor of crash repair parts in London. Established since 1972 we have an extensive understanding of the automotive industry and unrivalled knowledge in this competitive and forever changing industry. We have two branches with further expansion plans also in the pipeline.

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80 to £19,760.00

    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, 9.00am - 5.00pm, alternate Saturdays

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    03 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000119072

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Outline of responsibilities:

  • Responsible for servicing existing customers and help to generate new business
  • Accurately identify customer requirements
  • Process parts orders efficiently
  • Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of new or updated parts (Training will be provided)

Outline of requirements:

  • You should be able to work on your own, show initiative and communicate with customers and colleagues in a respectful manner. Customer service and inter-personal skills are vital
  • You must be ambitious, ready to take on new challenges and be a quick learner

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

  • Business to Business Level 6 Integrated Degree Level Apprenticeship
  • Weekly training for a few hours one day a week, via online learning which can be done in the office, based in Wembley

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • You would be hired full time after the apprenticeship with a view to become a full time Sales Advisor, and later a Sales Manager

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Logical, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 5) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5) Desired

About the employer

SVA CAR LAMPS & BODY PANELS, established since 1992, specialises in selling crash repair parts, panels, bumpers, lamps, mirrors, batteries, radiators etc to the trade. The company is currently undergoing major expansion plans and will shortly have two new branches lending employees further scope for promotion and career advancement.

Employer

SVA Car Lamps & Body Panels

Address

Unit 2

94 96 Queensbury Road

HA0 1QG

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Training

Training provider

MIDDLESEX UNIVERSITY

Apprenticeship standard

Business to business sales professional (integrated degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)


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