What will the apprentice be doing?
As we look after lots of different clients, every day is quite different, so if you enjoy variety and a challenge, this could be the job for you.
You will be making telephone and email introductions, developing relationships, and securing new business meetings on behalf of a variety of clients, so your week will always be varied and interesting.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
The apprentices training will take place in the work place and will recieve a Sales Certification at Level 4 with the Institute of Sales Professionals (ISP).
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Sales Executives operate in organisations of all sizes across all sectors and markets, including Technology, Media, Pharmaceutical, Recruitment, Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Utilities and the Automotive Sector. Typical job roles and job titles include Sales Consultant, Sales Specialist, Sales Advisor, Sales Representative, Business Development Executive, and Field Sales Executive.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Creative
GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 4 or C) Essential
Things to consider
We are looking for people who have a great telephone manner, are well spoken, with excellent verbal and written communication skills. You will enjoy forging positive relationships over the telephone and will ideally have experience working in a customer service or sales role.