Apprentice Sales Support Team Member

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Apprenticeship summary

Catalyst Computer Systems Ltd was formed in 1989 and relocated to its current Mountsorrel offices in 1997. 

Catalyst supply its award winning Dealership Management software, hardware and professional services to dealerships all around the UK and Ireland.  As the dominant software supplier to Motorcycle dealerships Catalyst are now experiencing significant growth in the Agricultural / Groundscare dealerships and have growing market presence in many others including Caravan/Motorhome dealerships, and Road haulage. 

Catalyst are now looking to recruit an Apprentice to work in their Sales Support team.

The role will require the successful candidate to assist in the delivery of sales support and marketing objectives including:

  • The creation of advertisements, reports and brochures
  • Client liaison in the form of taking messages, recording contact details and planning follow up activity where necessary
  • Processing of sales quotations and sales orders where directed
  • Working alongside Sales managers and colleagues to plan, develop and implement new marketing activities
  • Assisting the Events Project Manager in the development and delivery of supporting materials required for shows, exhibitions and conferences
  • Using Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Indesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop, HTML skills would be a bonus

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must be proficient in the use of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Outlook and also the internet in general
  • Communicates well

Personal qualities

  • Professional at all times
  • Smart appearance
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Ability to work in a fast paced enviroment
  • Ability to work well under pressure

About the employer

Catalyst Computer Systems Ltd

We cover all main areas of dealership administration and operations across the motorcycle, agricultural and caravan/motorhomes trades. Everything from parts, through workshop and vehicle sales It's all in one fully integrated product. We are a dedicated long term specialist in this market offering an unrivalled product.

Apprenticeship Framework:Business and Professional Administration
Weekly Wage: £195.00
Working Week: Monday to Friday 9am - 5:30pm
Apprenticeship duration: 18 months
Possible start date: 07-01-2019
Level: Intermediate

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