What will the apprentice be doing?
Use creative marketing materials to promote Howdens products, depot events and sales periods to new and existing customers
Keep in touch with both depots lead banks regularly via the telephone and using our customer engagement messaging tool
Develop long term collaborative relationships with customers
Proactively gain new accounts, repeat business, and generate qualified leads for the team through outgoing sales calls
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
- Customer Service Practitioner - Level 2
- Training at your workplace and at the Howdens training centre
- Regular face to face and remote visits from external training provider
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
There are vast opportunities for progression within a Howdens depot or wider business, including Sales and Management positions
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Team working, Initiative
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or D) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or D) Desired