Media Sales Apprentice R.F. PUBLISHING LIMITED

RF Media & Publishing Ltd are the North's leading print and digital media outlet, printing the Asian Standard Newspaper and producing online video and news content for Asian Sunday Online. We are now looking for Media Sales Apprentices, an ideal role if you want to develop your sales career, as there are several progression opportunities.

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Closing date: 31 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    We are offering a competitive basic salary based on experience with an uncapped commission of 10% on turnover after the first £1000 in sales plus other benefits.

    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 (Breaks to be confirmed).

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    03 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000248824

  • Positions

    3 available

What you will do in your working day

  • The role is exciting, with many opportunities to earn a good commission, which is uncapped
  • You would work in a fast-paced environment where no day is the same
  • Your role will be to sell our advertising and marketing services to print and online business clients
  • Analyse the business environment, industry, sector and competitors to identify potential new customers
  • Contribute to commercial strategies with a deep understanding of financial principles and the external environment such as relevant markets, competitors and associated products and services

The training you will be getting

  • Successful apprentices will gain a BSc (Hons)
  • Business to business sales professional (integrated degree)
    Level 6 (Degree with honours) whilst also having the opportunity to become accredited by the Institute of Sales Professionals

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Awesome career opportunities - you'll have support from your line manager and a range of learning and development programmes
  • Achievement of the standard meets the eligibility requirements for Sales Certification with the Institute of Sales Professionals (ISP)

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Creative, Sales

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent GCSE English language and Maths (Grade 4/C or equivalent level 2) Essential

About the employer

RF Media & Publishing Ltd, are the North's leading print and digital media outlet, printing the Asian Standard Newspaper and producing online video and news content for Asian Sunday Online.

Employer

R.F. PUBLISHING LIMITED

Address

18 Bolton Road

Bradford

BD1 4DA

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Training

Training provider

LEEDS TRINITY UNIVERSITY

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

Apprenticeship standard

Business to business sales professional (integrated degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

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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