Job Title : Technical Sales Administrator Apprentice
Employer : RJS Electronics Ltd
Location : Bedford, MK40 3EU
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Customer Services
Vacancy Reference : VAC-12242
Brief Description : This is an exciting opportunity to work in a small family run company which is already one of the largest push button switch suppliers in the UK. The main role of the candidate will be to assist sales engineers' with data entry, market research and once they have completed their in-house product training, they will start to have their own clients.
Qualifications Required : To be considered for this role you will need GCSEs at grades 9-4 (A*-C) or equivalent including English and maths.
Vacancy Detail : This is an exciting opportunity to work in a small family run company which is already one of the largest push button switch suppliers in the UK. The main role of the candidate will be to assist sales engineers' with data entry, market research and once they have completed their in-house product training, they will start to have their own clients.
Main roles and responsibilities:
• Sending orders
• Stock check
• Filing and archiving
• Taking calls and directing calls to the correct department
• Process enquiries and queries
• Maintaining digital customer records
• Interact with potential new clients via phone and email
• Sending quotes & samples to support the sales department
• Travel to trade shows and support sales department with customer visits
• Generate new business through researching potential leads and new market industries of interest
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday to Friday 9AM - 5PM, 1 hour lunch, 35 paid hours per week
Salary : £ 150.50 (Weekly)
Application Deadline Date : 09/05/2021
Possible Start Date : 24/05/2021
Personal Qualities : Outgoing personality
Smart in appearance
Comfortable working both individually and as part of a team
Skills Required : Confident and clear verbal and written communication
Interest in Electronics / Design Technology desired but not essential
Future Prospects : *Potential pay rise after the first month probation and after three month probation*
Potential full time employment in Technical sales internal or external after completion of the apprenticeship.
Training to be Provided : You will gain the following qualifications:
- Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship
- Level 2 Fuctional Skills in maths and English (if required).
You will also study a range of topics, including: IT, Record and document production, Decision making, Planning and organisation, Project management, Policies, Relevant regulations, Stakeholders, Processes and external environment factors.
Other Information : *Potential pay rise after the first month probation and after three month probation*
Candidates must carry out an initial interview with a member of the Bedford College Apprenticeship Recruitment Team and complete an online maths and English test which will be sent out prior to your initial interview if you meet the entry criteria. Please note this is part of the recruitment process and must be completed in order for your application to be progressed to the next stage.
Only candidates who have fully completed the application will be considered. Please be aware that the closing date is subject to change without prior notice.
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