Business to Business IT Sales Apprentice

Recruiter
Zixtel Ltd
Location
Unit 197, Wetherby, LS23 7BJ
Salary
£12,000.00 annually
Posted
10 Jun 2021
Closes
28 Jul 2021
Ref
VAC001717534
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
August
Duration
Permanent
Core responsibilities:
  • Approach potential new customers via telephone with the aim of winning new business
  • Provide Quotations and offers to customers
  • Work to maintain good relationships with existing clients, gaining repeat business wherever possible from customers both internal and external, UK or internationally
  • Provide exemplary after-sales care to ensure return business
  • Identify opportunities for cross-selling and up-selling our products
  • Work with the sales team to hit monthly sales targets providing an opportunity to earn uncapped commission for yourself
  • Produce regular reports to identify sales patterns & opportunities
  • Source products for the sales team at the best price and quality on offer
  • Utilise social media outlets such as LinkedIn to build a client base
  • Make the most of your Apprenticeship by attending all meetings and training relating to the scheme and take full advantage of the learning opportunities available to you.
  • Commit to and maximise the use of 20% of working hours provided for "off the job" training
  • Demonstrate an enthusiastic, flexible, and resilient attitude when dealing with both customers & colleagues
  • Make suggestions for improving the way we work using your skills and knowledge which youbring to this role


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Organisational skills
  • Time management skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Basic computer skills with the ability to pick up new skills quickly


Personal qualities

  • Keen to learn, with the desire to continuously develop further
  • Keen interest in IT Technology (Hardware)
  • Wants an interesting role, with varied opportunities for progression
  • Flexible and adaptable as no two days are ever the same
  • Friendlypersonality
  • Understands the importance of working safely and following health and safety instructions


Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above(or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

Could progress to:
  • Uncapped Commission
  • Permanent employment
  • Further development opportunities


Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates