Customer Service Apprentice DWC SERVICES LTD

Generating new business & sales with the hospitality sector throughout the southwest region and beyond. Will also help with the technical side of installs when required.

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Closing date: 04 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,500.00

    Monthly performance target bonuses and sales commissions

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 May 2024

  • Date posted

    14 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000218490

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Seek out potential leads and market potential customers
  • Keeping good records and notes
  • Updating colleagues appropriately as and when required
  • Respond to leads given by relationships built with third parties
  • Build up rapport and relationships with customers, both old and new
  • On occasion, assist with installs and troubleshooting calls
  • Provide service and customer support during field visits or dispatches when needed
  • Arrange maintenance sessions to discover and resolve inefficiencies
  • Keep records of repairs and fixes for future reference
  • Offer timely training to teach users how to utilize their IT/ePOS system correctly
  • Help the business grow through face-to-face and social media networking

The training you will be getting

  • Customer service practitioner Level 2
  • In addition to the training provided within the workplace, weekly taught sessions will take place at South Devon College, Paignton Campus to support with the knowledge element of the apprenticeship
  • Level 1 Functional Skills English and maths will also be a requirement for those who do not have the required grades

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Full-time employment within company
  • Ladder for promotion within company status

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Driving Licence, Access to a vehicle, Sales Skills

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Will be meeting new and existing customers face to face. Will be ‘on the road’ as well as remote working - combination of office and home at directors discretion.

About the employer

DWC is a Devon based IT/ePOS Sales & Maintenance business, serving the Devon, Cornwall, Dorset and Somerset and beyond. The company has an extremely strong customer based business ethos and we pride ourselves on our after Sales & Customer and Support, with many of our IT & ePOS customers staying with us for 10 years plus. Here at DWC, we see our customers as family and anyone coming on board will need to see the love we have for what we do.

Employer

DWC SERVICES LTD

Address

UNIT 12 ORCHARD INDUSTRIAL ESTATE

POPLAR DRIVE

KINGSBRIDGE

TQ7 1SF

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Training

Training provider

SOUTH DEVON COLLEGE

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Scott Heyworth

scottheyworth@southdevon.ac.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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