Job Description

Technical Sales Apprentice - Thatcham

Technical Sales Apprentice - Thatcham

  • Location : Berkshire
  • Wage £165 (per week)
  • Apprenticeship level : Advanced
  • Start date :
  • Closing date :
  • Working Week: 40 hours per week
  • Hours Per Week: 40 hours per week

Role Details

Description

Job Specification
Intequal, in partnership with the Microsoft Apprenticeship Programme, are offering this exciting opportunity to embark on a career as a Technical Sales Apprentice and join a vibrant, team focused technology company.

Job Role
We are currently recruiting for a talented apprentice who can help grow and develop the company’s client base, whilst learning new sales techniques and earning commission in the process.

As a Technical Sales Apprentice your main role and responsibilities will include:
1) Working with third party suppliers on customer queries / special pricing / technical support for the customer and any escalations, as well as working with the team on a daily basis for requests.
2) Internal processing of orders from clients using both online and telephone techniques.
3) Daily review of internal procedures to improve streamlining systems.
4) Daily reviewing and updating of all client information.
5) Assisting the team to keep their Salesforce opportunities up to date with their forecast / upside and pipeline activity for the year, including creating/updating opportunities where necessary.
6) Acting as a point of contact for account teams.
7) Following up queries for the team and working with Finance to ensure all information on deals is accurate and up to date.
8) Ensuring all aspects of apprenticeship programme are being met.
Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship, you will receive Microsoft training and accreditation through blended learning. This combines online technical training within a virtual classroom, as well as real-world and practical experience with your employer. The certifications you gain are highly respected and globally recognised. The skills, knowledge and experience you will gain whilst on the programme are invaluable, giving you the best possible start in your professional career within the IT sector.

About the Company
Our client provides day to day IT support and project-based IT consultancy to organisations which do not have their own support staff or who require assistance for their existing team. They are also a supplier of the latest hardware and software, ensuring that all clients’ IT needs are met.
Formed nearly 20 years ago, they have grown to help hundreds of small and medium sized businesses across a wide range of sectors both in the UK and internationally, get the most from their IT.
Their ‘right first time, quality over profit’ ethos ensures that they build long-lasting relationships with customers and business partners.

Future Prospects


Address :


Thatcham, Berkshire, RG19 4LW

Skills Required :


• You will be highly organised, have excellent communication skills and a brilliant telephone manner.
• You will be customer-focused.
• You will be willing to work hard, driven and eager to learn.
• An interest in sales and technology is mandatory.

Qualification(s) Required :


To be considered for this role, you must have at least a C grade in both GCSE Maths & English and in three or four other subjects at least. You should have a GCSE/BTEC/A Level in ICT or at least hands-on experience with the workings of computers and IT.

Training

Learning Provider : Intequal

Occupation Type : Apprenticeship

Job Role :

Expected Duration: 12-15 Months

Training Provided
You will be enrolled onto the Microsoft Technical Sales Apprenticeship and work towards gaining MTA qualifications in Cloud Fundamentals as well as a City & Guilds Level 3 ICT Diploma, gaining an understanding of the sales process, interpersonal communications, planning, making and closing calls, objection handling and meeting objectives. This apprenticeship is delivered remotely using the very latest Microsoft technologies via a live virtual classroom. This apprenticeship teaches the fundamental core sales skills and techniques for anybody looking to kick-start a career in Technical Sales.

Company Description

Company : Intequal
Company Website :

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