United Carpets

Retail Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)

United Carpets (Employer)

The Nvq Training Centre Limited (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £172.00
40.0 hours per week 9:00 - 18:00 5 days out of 7 which will include weekends
12 months (duration)
24 May 2021(start date)
Retailer (apprenticeship standard)
21 May 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join our team while working towards completing a Level 2 Retailer Apprenticeship. This role will includes assisting customers as they visit the store, taking orders and helping fulfil the order. For more details see the full job description.


Duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Deal directly with customers either by telephone, electronically or face to face
  • Respond promptly to customer enquiries
  • Handle and resolve customer complaints
  • Obtain and evaluate all relevant information to handle product and service enquiries
  • Provide pricing and delivery information
  • Perform customer verifications
  • Set up new customer accounts
  • Process orders, forms, applications and requests
  • Organise workflow to meet customer timeframes
  • Direct requests and unresolved issues to the designated resource
  • Manage customers' accounts
  • Keep records of customer interactions and transactions
  • Record details of enquiries, comments and complaints
  • Record details of actions taken
  • Prepare and distribute customer activity reports
  • Maintain customer databases
  • Help fulfil orders

There will be physical elements to this role when assisting with deliveries, so a strong back is important

Future Prospects

  • Full-time permanent role with the company

Reality Check

  • This role will involve a degree of heavy lifting so please consider this before applying

Skills Required

  • Good maths and English skills
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Good computing skills and a sound knowledge of Microsoft Office packages
  • Exceptional time keeping skills
  • Physically fit

Qualities Required

  • Willing to learn
  • Keen and hard working
  • Confident
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Attention to detail
  • Polite
  • Friendly

Qualifications Required

Ideally GCSEs at grades A-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in English and maths, however all shortlisted applicants will be invited to the training centre to participate in a recruitment event where English and maths will be assessed.

Training Provided

  • Retailer level 2
  • Teaching and learning the skills, knowledge and behaviours to be competent within Retail
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