Job Title : Trade Counter Apprentice
Employer : Car Spares Distribution / Walsall
Location : Walsall, West Midlands, WS2 9DY
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Trade Supplier
Sector : Retail and Commercial Enterprise
Vacancy Reference : VAC-00050
Brief Description : An opportunity has arisen with Car Spares Distribution Ltd. Trade Suppliers will be dealing with customer sales at the trade counter and over the telephone, and will understand incoming deliveries, stock control and dispatch.
Qualifications Required : Ideally the successful candidate will have GCSE C Grade or grade 4 or above in maths and English (or equivalent)
Vacancy Detail : A key element of the role will be to have technical knowledge of the products and services offered together with the bespoke systems and equipment used in their trade business. You will communicate with a wide variety of internal and external customers to build relationships and provide a high quality service that encourages repeat business.
Duties to include but not limited:
Taking orders over the trade counter, by telephone and by email
Printing order sheets and selecting orders from the shelving
Dealing with customer enquiries and questions over the counter and on the telephone
Involvement with ordering and negotiating with suppliers for goods
Preparing items for dispatch
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Mon-Fri 9a.m to 5:30p.m 40hrs per week - 2 Saturdays in 4 and 1 Sunday in 4. Shifts to be confirmed.
Salary : £160.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 07/02/2020
Possible Start Date : 11/02/2020
Personal Qualities : Keen and willing to learn
Punctual and reliable
Work well as part of a team and on own initiative
Attention to detail
Skills Required : Excellent customer service and communication skills
Training to be Provided : Teaching and learning the skills, knowledge and behaviours to be a competent Trade Supplier.
Level 2 Trade Supplier Standard
Functional Skills in maths and English if required
Other Information : Over 18's work on average 40.75 hrs per week; 37.5 one week, 44 the next. Includes working every other Saturday, and one Sunday in 4.
Things to consider : This is a minimum 12 month duration to complete the apprenticeship
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