Sales Estimator Apprentice

Ahmarra Door Solutions Ltd

Apprenticeship summary:

Are you looking for an excellent office-based career opportunity within the construction industry? Do you want to learn administrator and sales estimator skills? If so, apply for the apprenticeship position at Ahmarra today!

Our fire door Sales Estimator Apprentice will learn how to transfer customer enquiries into a compliant and commercially attractive quotation using our in-house estimating system. Sales negotiation skills and technical knowledge will be provided to help convert opportunity onto order for manufacture. You will be part of a young, fast-paced sales & production team who take great pride in the high quality of their work and excellent reputation of our fire doors.

Duties

The the Sales Estimator Apprentice will assist our sales and estimating team and learn all aspects of the sales, estimating and manufacturing processes:

  • Create door sets quotations and drawings using our in-house production system
  • Learn technical knowledge of fire door, ironmongery and construction components
  • Learn sales techniques; how to negotiate and create best opportunity to obtain order commitment
  • Support sales & estimating with general administration duties

The Apprentice will learn all about the construction industry and all aspects of door manufacture from enquiry through to invoice .

Other information

Ahmarra are one of the UK’s leading fire door manufacturers, supplying and installing fire doors for major construction projects such as airports, schools, hotels and luxury homes.

Skills

  • Attention to detail
  • The company uses AutoCAD and MS Excel templates, which require accurate data input and an acute attention to detail, so possession of good MS Office knowledge is essential
  • Good communication skills and confident telephone manner
  • Excellent timekeeping
Personal qualities
  • Keen to progress
  • Eager to learn
  • Organised and articulate
  • Well presented
Qualifications required
  • GCSEs in Maths and English with at least a grade 4/C are required.

Benefits

  • Friendly working environment
  • Working in a new purpose-built Production Facility in Havant
  • 22 days paid holiday and bank holidays
  • Free uniform
Future prospects
  • 100% of our apprentices have been offered a full-time position on successful completion of their apprenticeship and have continued with further training/qualifications, promotion, wage increases and more responsibility
  • Progression can include project management roles within the company and management positions are attainable for the right person in the future
  • Gain transferable skills within the construction industry; the apprentice will learn all about the construction industry and all aspects of project management from enquiry receipt through to order.
Training to be provided

Training to be provided: Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard. You will complete a 15 month apprenticeship which includes 10 days at the PETA training centre in Cosham. You will be supported every 6 weeks with visits from your PETA Learning & Development Coach.

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