Bradfords Building Supplies Ltd is a leading independent builders’ merchant based across the South West of England. We know our strength lies in our people and the service we offer; these strengths have led us to being awarded Independent Builders Merchant of the Year for 2019 and 2020. As we celebrate 250 years of trading in 2020, we are continuing to build on our success.
Our branch in Sherborne is now looking for an Apprentice Sales Assistant.
Working as part of our branch team within a busy merchants, this role is a great opportunity to start your career with us. Bradfords Building Supplies is a well-known and respected builders’ merchant and we offer a friendly, helpful and professional service to both trade and retail customers.
What you will be doing
Through involvement in all aspects of our sales activities, you will learn how to provide excellent service to our customers as well as growing your product knowledge. Throughout your apprenticeship, we will provide training, support and development to ensure you get the best possible start to your career.
What we’re looking for
You will have good communication skills, both written and verbal, and be able to demonstrate an aptitude for selling. Self-motivated and confident with a positive attitude towards providing excellent customer service, you must also be able to multi-task and meet deadlines. Good PC skills, including Microsoft Office, are desirable.
What we can offer
In return for your commitment and contribution, we can offer you a great development opportunity with a company that has a strong reputation in the industry. You will receive a good basic salary starting well above the national apprenticeship rate with regular progress reviews. In addition, we offer 30 days holiday a year (inclusive of Bank Holidays) increasing to 33 days in your second year, a contributory stakeholder pension scheme and life cover.
How to apply
Please email us at email@example.com with your CV along with a short summary about why an apprenticeship with us is right for you.