Business Development Apprentice - Higher (Level 4)

Apex Couriers Ltd (Employer)

Paragon Training Academy Ltd (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £280.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday
18 months (duration)
10 January 2022(start date)
Sales executive (apprenticeship standard)
31 December 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Wonderful opportunity for an ambitious individual interested in logistics around the Sutton and South-West London area to continue their development within a small but growing, independently-owned, award-winning organisation.


The Business Development Apprentice will be supporting Apex Global Solutions with identifying and approaching SME businesses. The successful candidate will learn to develop and follow an
engagement plan for different customer types and work directly with the
business director to progress and develop relations with existing, prospective
and new clients.
As the BDA’s confidence and capabilities increase,
they will be required to speak at events to communicate our brand, values and

Your daily duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Reach out to prospective clients to introduce our range of services by email and telephone
  • Keep a log of all communication to build long-term relationships with the individual as well as businesses
  • Attend and present at meeting and events
  • Booking and managing shipments through transit

Future Prospects

  • We hope you will stay with us and manage our future apprentices or taking your education even further through advanced Business Development courses.

Skills Required


  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to work on your own as well as within a team


Qualities Required

  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Positive attitude

Qualifications Required

There are no entry requirements for this role.

Training Provided

Paragon Skills is a leading
national Apprenticeship training provider supporting over 4,000 learners
through their training, and 1,500 organisations to consistently deliver
high quality Apprenticeships across their businesses. Paragon Skills
achieves some of the highest success and achievement rates in the
industry. Its extensive experience across multiple specialisms has
contributed to an overall achievement rate of 71.4% (2018/19) exceeding
the national average of 65.6%, and an Ofsted Grade 2 Good rating.

On completion of this
18 month apprenticeship you will have achieved: Level 4 Sales

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