Trainee Sales Executive Modern Apprentice

Website Sixth Sense Training

Job description

Our client, who is a Telecommunications service provider, is looking for professional, enthusiastic candidates to join their friendly sales team based in Irvine as a Trainee Sales Executive Modern Apprentice. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is keen to develop and learn.

The first year of the apprenticeship will be learning how to approach business customers with the intent of selling them a Telecoms Solution. The Trainee will assist the sales manager on client appointments, building quotes and assisting with sales paperwork. There are regularly targeted incentives throughout the 1st year as well as commission and performance bonuses.


  • Calling potential customers
  • Arranging appointments on behalf of Sales Executive
  • Collecting Data
  • Organising sales visits/canvasing
  • Demonstrating and presenting products
  • Maintaining accurate records
  • Attending trade exhibitions, conferences and meetings
  • Reviewing sales performance
  • Aiming to achieve monthly or annual targets.
  • Reporting directly to Sales Manager


  • Confident and eager to learn.
  • Enthusiastic and professional.
  • Willing to work well within a fast-paced team.
  • Great time management skills.
  • Great communication skills.
  • Great IT skills.
  • Great customer service skills.

Your training will start with a 6-12 months Digital Application Support Modern Apprenticeship, which consists of learning on the job, as well as our custom-built E-Learning platform. You will develop all the skills you need to pass your work-based assessments. Our assessors are available to provide one-to-one support and will work with your line manager to ensure you settle into your new role.

You will gain a Diploma in Digital Application Support, which is a Nationally recognised qualification and may be used to gain employment and further your career in administration.

***Please note all candidates must be 16-24 due to government apprenticeship funding and must be able to easily commute to Irvine every weekday. We welcome applicants from aged 16-29 if you are care experienced or a person with a physical disability, learning difficulty, mental health difficulty, social / communication impairment, or long-standing health issue***

Hours: Monday to Friday 9 am – 5:30 pm

Salary: £15,000 per annum, plus bonus, commission and car allowance (if applicable)

Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship

To apply for this job please visit www.sixthsense.scot.

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