6 months ago
Branch Sales Assistant/Management Apprentice
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Position Type: Permanent, Contract Type: Full Time
Hours of work: 40
Take the LEAP with a Travis Perkins Learn and Earn Apprenticeship Programme.
Do you want to work for a large and rapidly growing business with deep local roots and strong family values? Do you want to gain a nationally-accredited Diploma in Management and work for a company that values diversity and supports colleagues to progress their careers? Our LEAP ‘Managing a Team’ Programme is the gateway to all of this and more.
LEAP is all about learning and developing and factors study time into your working week, so you can achieve your qualification without affecting your work-life balance. We provide you with a fantastic support network through classroom study, 1:1 coaching, mentoring, technical and skills training to enable you to progress to a management position.
Over your 12 month Apprenticeship, you will build your industry knowledge by working as a Branch Sales Assistant within our CPS Branch in Rugby. You'll support the Branch Manager to deliver an outstanding service to all customers, whether serving them on the trade counter or over the phone. The modules of your programme will include; safety culture, product ranges, customers and leadership. Our experienced team will work with you to ensure you progress through your programme and put in place the foundations for a great career with the Travis Perkins Group.
For the best chance of securing yourself a place on a fantastic career journey, you’ll need to be someone who:
Can build relationships with a wide variety of people
Has 2+ years experience within a customer facing role
Is willing to travel, and be flexible in terms of location
Loves to learn, develop and expand their knowledge
Holds a full UK driving licence
CPS is committed to best practices in recruitment and undertakes Basic Criminal Record Disclosures for candidates that are offered employment within our branches that undertake deliveries for British Gas. This check will only be undertaken after the acceptance of an offer of employment and will be undertaken by CareerCheck Ltd. We reserve the right to withdraw any offer of employment if the check is unsatisfactory.
You will be entitled to some great benefits including a competitive salary, eligible to an annual performance related bonus, 22 days annual holiday which increases with length of service, contributory pension, a wide range of other benefits (including flexible benefits through salary exchange, share incentive plan, colleague discount across Travis Perkins Group and discounts for more than 1000 retailers).
The company deals with both trade and retail customers and operates the largest network of dedicated bathroom showrooms across the UK. The state of the art bathroom showrooms are designed to inspire our customers by showcasing our impressive range of bathroom products.
Our friendly specialist staff are our best asset and your knowledge and expertise will ensure our customers get the right products and advice.