Job Title : Trade Counter & Warehousing Apprentice
Employer : Car Spares Distribution - Hall Green
Location : Birmingham, West Midlands, B28 9AJ
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Trade Supplier
Sector : Retail and Commercial Enterprise
Vacancy Reference : VAC-00087
Brief Description : 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 & English (or equivalent);
Vacancy Detail : A key element of this role will be to have technical knowledge of the products and services offered together with the bespoke systems and equipment used in the trade business. They 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 : On average 40.75 hrs per week – 37.5 one week, 44 the next.
Salary : £160.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 31/03/2020
Possible Start Date : 01/04/2020
Personal Qualities : Keen and willing to learn
Punctual and reliable
Work well as part of a team and on own initiative
Attention to detail
A flexible approach to working
Skills Required : Excellent customer service and communication skills;
Future Prospects : Long term employment opportunity with ongoing career / professional development
Training to be Provided : Teaching and learning the skills, knowledge and behaviours to be a competent Trade Supplier
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.
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This role involves moving between the warehouse and trade counter area and will involve working on your feet / standing for long periods of time.
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