Job Title : Sales Apprentice - Pacific Food Group
Employer : Pacific Food Trading Limited - Maidstone
Location : Maidstone, Kent, ME14 5PP
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship Framework and Level : Sales and Telesales - Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Sector : Business & Admin
Vacancy Reference : VAC-47181
Vacancy Short Description : Pacific Food Group are looking to recruit a new apprentice into their growing business. Working hours are 9 to 5 pm Monday to Friday.
Qualifications Required : None required
Vacancy Full Description : Responsibilities will be to learn about the company and its diverse trading destinations, build a data base of contacts and convert them into their own clients with help and direction from the Directors .
y to day duties will be to spend time in each department initially assisting the admin staff , assisting in emailing suppliers and customers with the the Directors supervision , building a data base for the business and with supervision building a customer list for themselves to make contact and email . There may be a requirement to assist with organising some deliveries too , again with supervision until they are confident in all aspects of the roll
We will require any candidate who wants to go into a sales roll to gain some experience throughout the business to give them an overview on how the business works . We will require any candidate to make telephone calls in various forms as it will give them confidence in dealing with the industry and give them an insight in how things work
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday-Friday 9-5
Weekly Wage : £180.00
Application Deadline Date : 14/10/2019
Possible Start Date : 21/10/2019
Personal Qualities : We are looking for a good communicator, someone who is outgoing, honest & hard working. You should want to exceed in this potentially demanding but rewarding role.
Skills Required : Articulate, good conversation skills, confident and self assured, willing to learn.
Future Prospects : The successful candidate if they progress will enjoy travel , and making a client base their own .
The prospectsto this roll have enormous potential for a likeminded person to carve out a very rewarding career over time
Training to be Provided : Apprenticeship in Sales L2
Functional skills English Functional skills Maths Functional skills ICT
Other Information : The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.90 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year. The minimum wage rates are £6.15 an hour for 18-20 year olds, £7.70 for anyone aged 21 to 24 and £8.21 for those over 25. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). These rates apply from 1st April 2019.
Things to consider : The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.
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