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Apprentice Sales Administrator (Level 2/Intermediate) – KT&A2516

Location:
Sittingbourne (

ME10 3RY

)

Kent Training & Apprenticeships

14/08/2019

Closing date: 29/08/2019
Industry: Administration
Vacancy reference: KT&A2516

EMPLOYER DESCRIPTION

Eurobond Adhesives Limited was established in 1984. For over three decades we have continually grown and developed an enviable reputation for supplying high performance adhesives, adhesive tapes, sealants, coatings and dispensing machinery that have been proven in the most demanding of environments to thousands of businesses throughout Europe.

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DESCRIPTION OF VACANCY

Eurobond Adhesives have been a leading organisation in their industry for over thirty years, and they are now looking for an apprentice to be a part of their success.

Starting in September 2019, the Apprentice Sales Administrator will benefit from joining a friendly and welcoming team who are dedicated to supporting and developing their staff. Your role will cover a wide range of administrative duties and provide you with a lot of useful experience that will support you throughout your career.

If you are a good team-player who is looking for a fast-paced and busy role then this could be just the right opportunity for you!

Tasks will include – but are not limited to – the following:

-Processing sales orders

– Liaising with customers and suppliers

– Processing invoices

– Various online tasks including E-Casting, blogging, and support with social media

– Supplying quotations

– Posting samples and brochures out to customers and representatives

– Supporting the administrative elements of credit control

– Issuing accounts statements

– Purchase ordering

– Stock-taking

– Filing duties

– Updating the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Database

– Light housekeeping tasks including making tea (everybody in the team takes a turn!)

HOURS

37.5 working hours per week:

08:30 – 17:00 Monday to Thursday (includes an hour unpaid for lunch)

08:30 – 16:30 Friday (30 minute lunch break)

WAGE

£146.25 per week

SKILLS REQUIRED

The successful candidate should have good literacy, numeracy and ICT skills.  They should also be a strong verbal communicator.

PERSONAL QUALITIES

We are looking for someone that is lively, ambitious, energetic, enthusiastic and wants to learn and master the many and varied responsibilities of a sales administrator

Due to flammable materials on site this role is NOT suited to smokers or those with respiratory (e.g. asthma) or skin conditions (e.g. eczema, psoriasis).

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED

Maths – GCSE Grade C / 4 minimum
English – GCSE Grade C / 4 minimum

TRAINING PROVIDED

On the job training with the employer whilst working towards the Apprenticeship Framework – consisting of the Intermediate NVQ Level, Technical Certificate and Functional Skills if appropriate.

Regular work based assessments/observations carried out by Kent Training & Apprenticeships Tutor Assessor, to determine competency and meet with Awarding Body standards.

 

Additional Detail

As of 1st April 2019, the NMW for Apprentices is £3.90 per hour. This applies to 16 - 18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the Apprentice National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent in training.

Important Information

The employer has asked that you do not contact them direct. Doing so could jeopardise your application. You will be responsible for your travel expenses to and from your place of work. Therefore, you must have the means to get to your place of work on a daily basis whilst waiting for your first wages to be paid.

KT&A: Kent Training & Apprenticeships are part of Kent County Council and are a leading training organisation with nearly 30 years successful experience. KT&A specialise in high quality work-based training, delivered by qualified staff with personal experience of working in the skill area they teach.


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