Sales Executive Apprenticeship ALDRIDGE SECURITY LIMITED

This apprenticeship offers practical experience in the security industry. Responsibilities may include sales support, customer service, order processing, and inventory management. You'll learn about access control, key cutting, and inventory management. You will work within a friendly office environment providing high-quality service.

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

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Closing date: 27 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    It is a salary range from 18K to 20K as a starting salary.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.00am - 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    28 Jun 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As an apprentice, you will be responsible for:

  • Generate new leads to help business with development
  • Process orders for key blanks, machines, parts, lock picks, and accessories
  • Keep up-to-date with changes and ranges from Aldridge partner suppliers
  • Develop product knowledge and offer advice and support to customers
  • Place special orders with manufacturers and handle returns
  • Process orders for Aldridge Keyboard packages
  • Keep records and liaise with other departments for optimal customer service Attend training and marketing initiatives Assist with training and product range enhancement Answer the phone in a helpful and positive manner Comply with health and safety policies, including fire procedures, risk assessments, manual handling, display screen equipment, and first aid Conduct all duties positively and responsibly, demonstrating a courteous attitude to colleagues and customers Work as part of a team and carry out other reasonable duties as required by the manager Abide by the company's Equal Opportunities Policy. Requirements: Apprentice should drive Has a little bit of customer service background

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

Teaching and learning the skills, knowledge and behaviours to be a competent Sales Executive.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On successful completion, you will be offered a full-time permanent position within the company, which will lead to promotion and salary rise.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Administrative skills, Communication skills, Customer care skills, IT skills, Logical, Number skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Sales Skills, Team working


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

Things to consider

Do you drive? Are you interested in the technical industry?

About the employer

Aldridge is a private family owned and run security wholesaler and the largest in the UK & Ireland with over 75 years experience in the industry. We have achieved this through our loyalty to the independent customer and refusal to supply DIY Superstores. The extensive range of products available through Aldridge is ideally suited to Retail and Mobile Locksmiths, Architectural Ironmongers, Builders Merchants, DIY Shops, Access Control Installers, Safe Engineers & the UPVC Repair Market to name but a few. In addition to being the largest distributor of Allegion, Union and Kaba products in the UK and Ireland, we are also amongst Evva and Silca's largest distributors in the World & the exclusive Distributor of Asec Security Products worldwide.




Aldridge Security Ltd,

Unit H, Redfern Park Way,

B11 2BF

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Sales executive

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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: 27 Jun 2023