Apprentice Internal Sales Operative North West Timber Treatments

North West Timber Treatments in Wigan are looking to recruit an Apprentice Internal Sales Operative working towards their Level 2 qualification in Customer Service.

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

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Closing date: 06 Dec 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,982.40 to £21,673.60

    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: 8:00am - 4:30pm, 30 minutes lunch.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    14 Months

  • Possible start date

    14 Dec 2023

  • Date posted

    14 Jul 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Are you looking for a career in sales? We have an exciting opportunity for a Sales Operative to join our team here at North West Timber Treatments.

As a Sales Operative you will be working as part of an established team and reporting to the Sales Manager, supporting with a wide range of activities from serving customers to coordinating and handling products. This role is perfect for someone who is looking to work in a fast paced environment and wants to gain some hands-on experience.

Responsibilities will include:
• Exceeding customers expectations by dealing with them in a professional & efficient manner either by telephone or face-to-face on the sales counter.
• Develop & maintain sales leads with both existing & new customers.
• Following up sales quotations & enquiries
• Gaining customer service skills to communicate effectively with customers.
• Serving customers
• Taking orders
• Dealing with trade members and general customers
• Booking goods in
• Coordinating stock location placement
• Answering the telephone
• Cash handling
• End of day report
• Ordering stock

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

Level 2 Apprenticeship in Customer Service alongside Functional Skills Maths and English - work based learning.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

A great opportunity to develop your career with an employer who supports continuing professional development.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Initiative


Other Basic Maths (Grade n/a) Desired
Other Standard English (Grade n/a) Desired

Things to consider

• 20 days holiday, plus bank holidays • Christmas shutdown • Free office lunch every Friday • Training and development opportunities • Colleague discount • Free parking

About the employer

North West Timber Treatments are builders merchants and timber merchants that supply fence panels, timber supplies and more.


North West Timber Treatments


NWTT House, Lockett Road


Greater Manchester


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 06 Dec 2023