Sales Support Business Administrator Apprentice THINK FURNITURE DESIGN LTD

Think Furniture, a small but progressive Furniture dealership, have an exciting opportunity working as a Sales Support Consultant alongside their Contract and Retail team, you will assist with researching, identifying, contacting and converting new leads into potential customers, based in the sunny seaside town of Margate, Kent.

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Closing date: 14 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,600.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    22 May 2024

  • Date posted

    12 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000232917

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Input new products onto website including images and text
  • Work alongside team to assist with leads and enquiries to further develop client list and database.
  • Growing the pipeline of new customer leads and ensuring follow-up meetings are booked
  • Maintaining and increasing our database, acting as the primary point of contact for all new enquiries and maintaining all customer contact details. 
  • Dealing with the public and /or customers by phone, email, or face to face.

The training you will be getting

  • Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Online workshops, one day a month at EKC Group 
  • Maths and English Functional Skills Level 2 (if required)

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Could lead to a permanent position for the right candidate.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications

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

About the employer

Think Furniture was established in 2006 and has grown in size and reputation with an enviable list of clients and projects. The owners and staff share a passion to provide the best possible customer service as we believe that our own commercial success can only be achieved with a happy client. Think Furniture is an independent company specialising in the creation of new work environments. Our independent status ensures our clients are able to access a vast range of office furniture from established brand names through to the latest design led ways of working.

Employer

THINK FURNITURE DESIGN LTD

Address

40 FORT HILL

MARGATE

CT9 1HD

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Training

Training provider

EKC GROUP

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

Taylor Counsell

taylor.counsell@ekcgroup.ac.uk

01227 811315

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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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