Howden Joinery Limited

Academy Apprentice - Trade Supplier - Intermediate (Level 2)

Howden Joinery Limited (Employer)

Didac Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £15,000.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm
15 months (duration)
20 December 2021(start date)
Trade supplier (apprenticeship standard)
13 December 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Academy Apprentice's get to experience multiple depot roles to develop skills relating to sales, account management, warehousing, and administration. You will deal with a variety of customers at the Trade Counter and over the telephone, be involved in incoming & outgoing deliveries, stock control and basic administration related to these functions

Responsibilities

What will the apprentice be doing?

Serving customers at the Trade Counter and over the telephone

Dealing with incoming & outgoing deliveries, stock control and the basic administration related to these functions.

Create customer quotes and orders, and obtain leads for future sales

Build relationships to provide a high-quality service that encourages repeat business.

A key element of your role will be to gain and maintain technical knowledge of the products and services offered together with the systems used within the business

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Trade Supplier - Level 2 Apprenticeship

Training in the work place with regular visits from third party provider

Howdens training at regional training centre

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There are opportunities to progress into other customer facing roles as well as sales and management.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Team working, Patience

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or D) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or D) Desired
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