Apprentice Sales Executive

Expiring today

Recruiter
Willbox Ltd
Location
Station Road, Nursling, Southampton, SO16 0YD
Salary
£240.00 per week
Posted
13 Nov 2020
Closes
27 Jan 2021
Ref
VAC001665644
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
February
Duration
Permanent
Duties will include:
  • Booking containers on to the Insphire system once they arrive at one of the UK sales depot locations
  • Importing all of the correct equipment details into the system
  • Taking calls from existing and prospective clients
  • Quoting customers
  • Order processing (assigning stock on the system for the customer, raising release references from the depot, arranging haulage to the customer's address, assigning release to the haulier)
  • Marketing the Willbox stock list
  • Assisting the sales team with negotiations with the Chinese factories for orders
  • Handling shipping of the product from the far east to the UK
  • Joining Sales team on client/supplier visits or exhibitions (subject to covid restrictions)
  • Helping with conversion projects (quoting, designing, ordering equipment, liaising with workshop)

Full training will be given in order to complete the above duties to the best of your ability.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good IT skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to touch type
  • Excellent timekeeping skills
  • Organisational skills


Personal qualities

  • Polite
  • Well-spoken
  • Enthusiastic
  • Reliable
  • Friendly personality
  • Attention to detail


Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

If the candidate meets the required level following the completion of their apprenticeship, they will be offered the position of Junior Sales Executive.

£9.50 per hour future salary.

Things to consider

Candidate must be able to travel to work on time due to the vacancy being based in a rural location with limited public transport.