Job Title : IT Technical Sales Apprentice
Employer : Evolving Networks
Location : Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 6LR
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Sector : IT
Vacancy Reference : VAC-03843
Brief Description : Remit Group are recruiting on the behalf of Evolving Networks, the UK market leader in Software Defined Networking solutions. Due to continued expansion, they're actively seeking two outgoing and confident individuals to join their Sales Team!
Qualifications Required : To be considered, you must have at least 5 GCSEs graded A/C or 8/4 or above, including English and maths or the Functional Skills/Key Skills equivalents.
Vacancy Detail : Evolving Networks are a fast growing, innovative ISP and software house specializing in the provision of fully managed SDWAN solutions to the UK Business Market. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business whose customer base includes that of the largest companies within the UK and they have developed a deserved reputation as a true innovator in the marketplace.
This Technical Sales Apprenticeship role will give you experience with Evolving Networks' successful Sales Team to become a Software defined connectivity specialist yourself. This post is a varied, fast paced role within a lively and vibrant office.
You'll have to assist in everyday tasks therefore contributing towards the overall smooth running of the office
You'll manage and control a number of systems, vital to the smooth running of Evolving Networks operations.
Using the businesses Microsoft CRM system and multiple in-house systems, so you'll be responsible for keeping all records/data correct and up to date.
You'll create documentation like proposals, signed order forms, contracts, termination forms, suppliers forms etc.
Positions Available : 2
Working Week : Monday to Friday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
Salary : £216.66 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 30/09/2019
Possible Start Date : 01/10/2019
Personal Qualities : Computer literate, so if you have knowledge and are experienced in using Excel, Word, Microsoft Office
Have a knowledge or the awareness of the essential role of IT within business
You'll need to have a good standard of written and verbal English
Demonstrate the ability to listen and follow instructions
Have the ability to handle and prioritize a varied workload
Show a willingness to assist in other areas if needed
Skills Required : Strong communication and presentation skills
Reliable & honest
Demonstrate a "can-do-attitude"
A strong passion for sales
A mature approach and attitude
Future Prospects : As well as the chance to receive full on the job training throughout, by the end of the apprenticeship you’ll have gained nationally accredited qualifications as well as English & maths Functional Skills Level 2.
The company are also offering a full, long term position of employment with them upon successful completion of the Level 3.
Training to be Provided : This apprenticeship will help you to gain the relevant knowledge, skills and behaviours to sell technical products and services. You will maintain good relationships with a variety of customers, including new and existing clients, both internal and external, either within the UK or internationally. You will approach potential customers with the aim of winning new business or working with existing clients to gain repeat business wherever possible. You will receive regular training to maintain a good knowledge and understanding of the technologies and services that are available within your portfolio and those that are emerging and with specialised training become a confident, effective sales person within your organisation. By combining technical knowledge with industry-leading sales training, you will be selling as quickly as possible putting you in charge of your earning potential. Working as an individual or as part of a team you will gain the knowledge, skills and behaviours to enable you to successfully carry out tasks as directed and meet organisational objectives and sales targets. As a result, you will receive the following qualification: IT Technical Salesperson Pathway Level 3, Functional Skills in English and maths (if required)
Things to consider : At Evolving Networks, they have high standards and take our jobs seriously, but they also enjoy each other’s company and want to work in a stimulating and fun environment.
To that end, they have:
• An open and friendly office environment
• Regular company funded social events
• Free tea and coffee (and often donuts & biscuits)
• Free onsite parking
• Company pension scheme
• Dog days
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