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Recruitment Sales Executive Apprenticeship

  • Posted on: 29th June 2021
  • Location: Wakefield WF1
  • Salary: £5 p/h and 10% commission
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Job Description

Job Description

GBS Apprenticeships are recruiting for a recently established recruitment business based in Wakefield. They specialise in FMCG/Consumer Goods recruitment across roles in Marketing, Innovation, and Sales. They want to connect great people to great jobs, provide a quality service and satisfy a real need to save you time and money.

About The Role

The client wants to grow the team with someone special that they can mould to their high company standards, getting them qualified and experienced at the same time. Therefore, they are looking for a target-driven, sales-focused individual to join their team as a recruitment executive apprentice. This is an outstanding opportunity to join an employee focused Company, where results are rewarded. The role itself is very sales focused and involves a lot of outbound calling so confidence is vital.


Main responsibilities:

  • Email marketing campaigns
  • Conducting sales calls to new clients with the aim of raising interest
  • Developing and supporting new marketing campaigns
  • Candidate recruitment
  • Closing the deal/candidate placement
  • Networking to gain new contacts

The apprentice will work on a client’s behalf to fill vacancies and will be fully supported and incentivised to be successful. Full training will be given.

Salary, Contract Term and Employee Benefits

  • £5p/h and 10% commission
  • 9am till 5pm, Monday to Friday
  • 40 hours per week
  • The Apprenticeship Standard is Level 4 Sales Executive

Reference ID: GBSAF020

Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship




  • 5 GCSE (9*-4/A*-C) (or equivalent) including English and Maths
  • A-Levels, NVQ Level 3 or equivalent to A-C/Pass, Merit, Distinction in relevant subject
  • Good standard of practical application of literacy and numeracy
  • At least 1 year of sales office experience


Desired Skills/Candidate

  • Sales-focused
  • Target-driven
  • Experience of Microsoft Office
  • Confidence communicating
  • Smart
  • Personable
  • Able to remain positive
  • Recruitment sector experience