Apprentice Sales Consultant - Thomas Cook - Formby
Your Career Journey starts here as an Apprentice Sales Consultant!
You’re interested in travel and you’re looking to kick start an exciting career. You don’t just want to study travel, you want to live and breathe it, using your passion and enthusiasm to sell for Thomas Cook and ensure our customers have a great experience.
If you’re looking for a fast paced career as part of an ambitious team, want to continue your personal development, earn a salary and be rewarded for your achievements through commission, then look no further!
What we offer:
As an Apprentice Sales Consultant, you’ll earn a salary whilst you learn. You’ll also have the opportunity to earn commission through achieving your sales targets. Not only will you achieve a nationally recognised qualification (level 2 and level 3 apprenticeship in travel services), you’ll also gain real life work experience, which will form the foundation of your career.
You’ll need to be prepared to work hard in a fast paced environment, learn on the job and adapt quickly to change. You’ll receive sales and customer service training but you must have the desire and determination to succeed in a sales environment, promoting additional products and services. You’ll also need to use in-store technology to demonstrate your digital skills, delighting our customers and bringing their holiday enquiry to life.
A 24 month apprenticeship contract with the opportunity of a permanent position (dependent upon qualification achievement)
37.5 hours per week
Training salary - £6,250 per annum (increasing in the second year) + on target earnings, company benefits and holiday discounts.
Additional financial support is also provided for travelling expenses.
The benefits you will receive:
Life at Thomas Cook is fast-paced and full of opportunities. We’re a leading international travel company in the middle of an exciting transformation programme. We believe in empowering our people, so when you join us, you’ll be given the chance to create, learn and innovate. You’ll also be given all the support and training you need to develop your career in the direction you choose.
As you might expect, you’ll receive holiday benefits and discounts. We’ll give you an allowance towards your holiday every year, the discount you will receive will depend on how long you’ve been with us. There are also special last minute employee deals, which give you the opportunity to buy a holiday for an outstanding price.
We also offer a flexible benefits package, ‘Mychoice’, which gives you a range of options such as buying and selling annual leave, a ‘bike to work’ scheme and other benefits.
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What you will need:
You’ll need to be keen to learn and want to start a career in travel sales. You ‘ll enjoy working to targets and deadlines, engaging with customers and building relationships. You’ll have the confidence to build a rapport with our customers, enabling you to establish their requirements so you can offer them the most appropriate products and services.
You must commit to successfully completing both the level 2 and level 3 apprenticeships over a two year period. You will need to actively participate in training workshops and complete work towards your qualification within the agreed timescales. Although support will be provided, you will also be required to take responsibility for your own personal development and keep up to date with the products and services we offer. You’ll have to be flexible – retail opening hours include weekends and bank holidays.
To apply for the position of Apprentice Sales Consultant, you must:
Be aged 16 years or above
Have attained grades (or predicted grades) of A - D in Maths and English (or equivalent)
Have lived in the UK or EEA for the last three years
Not hold a level 4 qualification or a degree
Have not already completed an Apprentice programme
Don't hold any qualifications in Travel and Tourism
Formby - North West
Mar 27, 2015, 1:32:52 PM
May 16, 2015, 12:59:00 AM
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