Plan Corporate Services
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Apprentice Sales Executive

Job description

We are looking for four confident and hard-working individuals to join our team as an Apprentice Sales Executive in Harlow.

Please note this role is predominately telesales.

Main responsibilities:

  • Talking to clients – as with all telesales roles, you will make a large amount of phone calls to build your client base and encourage new leads. Cold calling is a major component.
  • Building relationships – customer focus is very important to us and key to being successful, so you need to be able to build ongoing working relationships with businesses and clients.
  • Closing incoming enquiries – although it is up to you to develop your client base, you will also be offered incoming leads/enquiries.
  • General tasks – this includes handling incoming calls, diary management is required, arranging/attending sales meetings, composing emails and proposals for clients, updating your pipe line.


  • Unlimited earning potential – commission on your sales are uncapped so the harder you work, the more you will achieve and be rewarded.
  • Regular team events – work is a large part of your life, so you need to enjoy it! We are a very close-knit team and do plenty of activities outside of work such as our go karting, Christmas parties, birthday dinners, pub events and more.
  • Parking expenses – free parking available in our new Harlow office.

Things to consider:

  • Please ensure that you can travel to Harlow for 9am-5pm
  • Apprenticeship standard for Business Administrator
  • Functional skills qualifications (if required)
  • Full training provided by the sales manager
  • Regular visits to clients and out in the field if on target
  • Observations and assessments in the workplace
  • Use of the CRM software
  • Quarterly assessments
  • Ongoing training and support from us
  • Ambitious and energetic – This is a target-orientated role, so you will need to be driven and resilient to achieve and exceed your targets.
  • ‘Can do’ attitude – high level of commitment and ability to work unsupervised using your own initiative to achieve targets.


  • Excellent communication skills – verbal, written and telephone.
  • Strong organisational skills – co-ordinate and manage sales, as well as the ability to prioritise tasks when working under pressure.


Qualifications and experience requirements

A* - C (9-4) GCSE in English and maths or equivalent qualifications are preferred but not essential.

Additional job details

Competitive salary

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 3 July 2019

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Closing date:  3 July 2019

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