Sales Apprenticeship

Recruiter
P D Ports
Location
17-27 Queens Square, Middlesbrough, TS2 1AH
Salary
£346.15 per week
Posted
21 Jun 2021
Closes
22 Jul 2021
Ref
VAC001724309
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
September
Duration
Permanent
The Apprentice will learn to develop an understanding of:
  • PD Ports strategy and core values
  • Key customer accounts
  • Account management
  • Business development and supporting the Commercial Team
  • Analysing sales and marketing objectives and identify how they can be translated into plans and actions for the organisation


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Microsoft word skills
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Customer Oriented
  • Persuasion/Negotiation skills to be developed
  • Situational Awareness
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Financial awareness skills to be develop
  • Accuracy
  • Have problem solving and decision making skills
  • Driving License - preferable or working towards driving test


Personal qualities

  • Accountability
  • Strategic Thinking and ability to use own initiative
  • Effective Communication - written and verbal
  • Diplomacy
  • Discretion
  • Organisational Skills
  • Self-Motivated
  • Interpersonal Skills


Desired qualifications

  • Minimum of Level 2 English and maths qualifications
  • A Level Qualification preferable


Future prospects

  • Initial training develops individuals to be able to apply for Account Manager, or Business Development Manager vacancies. There are also operational roles supporting customer contracts along with the usual diverse opportunities that present themselves in a business of our size
  • The rate of progression in the business depends on each employee's capability, attitude and ambition
  • PD Ports will always give the skills and training required to progress in their roles


Things to consider

  • Completion of the Sales Executive Level 4 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Working on a computer conducting research