Online Sales Representative Apprentice

FURNICO LIVING LIMITED

WEST YORKSHIRE, HX1 2SH

Closes in 9 days (Wednesday 31 July)

Posted on 24 May 2024


Summary

We are online furniture business looking to recruit sales/customer service advisors to follow up sales leads and operate through media management.

Annual wage
£13,312 a year

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The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Customer service practitioner (level 2)
Hours
Mon – Fri, 9am – 5pm , Sat 10am – 3pm

40 hours a week

Possible start date

Thursday 1 August

Duration

1 Year 3 Months

Positions available

1

Work

As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

  • The apprentice will gain a Customer Service Practitioner Level 2 qualification
  • Delivery of training to be confirmed
  • Functional Skills in English and maths if required

Where you’ll work

8 KING CROSS STREET

HALIFAX

WEST YORKSHIRE

HX1 2SH

Training

An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation

CALDERDALE COLLEGE

Your training course

Customer service practitioner (level 2)

Equal to GCSE

Course contents
  • Use a range of questioning skills, including listening and responding in a way that builds rapport, determines customer needs and expectations and achieves positive engagement and delivery.
  • Depending on your job role and work environment: Use appropriate verbal and non-verbal communication skills, along with summarising language during face-to-face communications; and/or
  • Depending on your job role and work environment: Use appropriate communication skills, along with reinforcement techniques (to confirm understanding) during non-facing customer interactions.
  • Depending on your job role and work environment: Use an appropriate ‘tone of voice’ in all communications, including written and digital, that reflect the organisation’s brand.
  • Provide clear explanations and offer options in order to help customers make choices that are mutually beneficial to both the customer and your organisation.
  • Be able to organise yourself, prioritise your own workload/activity and work to meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrate patience and calmness.
  • Show you understand the customer’s point of view.
  • Use appropriate sign-posting or resolution to meet your customers needs and manage expectations.
  • Maintain informative communication during service recovery.
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.

    Requirements

    Desirable qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • Maths and English (grade Grade 4/C or above)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.

    Skills

    • Communication skills
    • Problem solving skills
    • Patience
    • Confidence

    About this company

    Online Furniture Business

    After this apprenticeship

    The apprentice will gain a Customer Service Practitioner Level 2 qualification.

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    CALDERDALE COLLEGE

    Phoebe Brearley

    phoebe.brearley@calderdale.ac.uk

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000253413.

    Apply now

    Closes in 9 days (Wednesday 31 July)

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