Sales Administrator - Apprenticeship VALVES INSTRUMENT PLUS LTD

Valves Instruments Plus Ltd (VIP) in Astley are recruiting for a Sales Admin Apprentice. The successful candidate will work towards completing a Level 2 Customer Service Apprenticeship over the duration of 17 months. The successful candidate will also be speaking with customers regards outstanding quotations, prospects about working with VIP and general communication with customers or potential customers, plus more.

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

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Closing date: 14 Aug 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,480.00

    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: 8:30am - 5pm (1 hour un-paid lunch)

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    17 Months

  • Possible start date

    21 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    14 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000250923

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Speaking with customers regards outstanding quotations, prospects about working with VIP and general communication with customers or potential customers
  • Look at reactivating low/no spend accounts through email and telecommunications
  • CRM/Admin tasks inputting information into the CRM such as phone numbers, details of calls, jobs roles, etc.
  • Sending introductory emails to customers

The training you will be getting

  • Level 1 & 2 Functional Skills in maths and English 
  • Level 2 Customer Service Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Progress onto full-time employment

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team working, Motivated, Reliable, Punctual, Honest

Qualifications

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

About the employer

For over 35 years Valves Instruments Plus (VIP) have been supplying quality engineering and plumbing products to the construction, process and HVAC industries. We stock over 6000 items including ball valves, butterfly valves, solenoid valves, safety relief valves and a wide range of actuation products. Our range doesn't end there though - we also offer a wide selection of instruments including pressure gauges, thermometers and transmitters. Our plumbing range includes boilers, radiators, bathroom suites and stainless steel. In 2009 VIP also launched its pumps division; the comprehensive range is suitable for both engineering and process industries. Our technical expertise is based around years of experience along with keeping up to date with the latest product developments. We are always happy to help you and source any specialist products that you require.

Employer

VALVES INSTRUMENT PLUS LTD

Address

VIP HOUSE

CHADDOCK LANE

ASTLEY

M29 7JT

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Training

Training provider

NORTH LANCS. TRAINING GROUP LIMITED(THE)

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

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


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 14 Aug 2024