Lifting Gear- Sales Administrator Apprentice

Salary: National Apprenticeship Minimum Wage- £3.50ph
Hours: Full Time
Closing Date: 08-Feb-2018

Employer: Lifring Gear

Vacancy Location: Vandries St, Liverpool L3 7BJ

Vacancy Title: Apprentice Sales Administrator

Number of Vacancies: 1

Working Week: 37.5 hours

Wage: National Apprenticeship Minimum Wage


Vacancy Description   



  • Administer sales and hires through the set procedures of the company

  • Taking sale and hire orders from clients over the phone

  • Organising deliveries and collections of equipment

  • Liaise and negotiate with suppliers



General duties include:

  • Carry out Health and Safety duties as required

  • Carry out any other duties which fall within the general areas of responsibility of this post

  • To be responsible for delivering the highest standards of customer care.


Employer Description

LiftingGearUKLimited isarapidlyexpandingandsuccessful businessspecialisinginthesupplyof equipment forvarious different applications relatingto Lifting&Handling. Ourservicethatweoffer includesthe Hire,Sale,Repair, Inspection, TestingandDesign&Fabricationofmosttypesof lifting relatedequipmentona regional, national &international level.

Thecompanyoperatesfrom 10strategicallyplaced branch locationsthosebeingPreston, Manchester,Liverpool,Leeds, WestLondon,EastLondon, Glasgow,Birmingham, Middlesbroughand Bridgwaterthatemploysaround90full timestaff between itssites.Wealsohavea LiftingProjects divisionbased inPreston, whichspecialisesin HeavyLiftingEquipment,ContractLiftingandBespoke Fabrication. LiftingGearUKstarted in 2007andshowssustainable growthyearonyear

Skills Required

  • IT literate – confident in using various systems

  • Organisation

  • Personality

  • Ability to work as part of a team

  • Drive and intelligence

  • Communication skills

  • Quick to learn

Personal Qualities   

  • Effective listening skills
  • Commitment to the role
  • Willing to learn
  • Able to keep calm and positive
  • Able to multi-task
  • Pleasant and professional manner.
  • Ability to provide support to others during telephone calls and face-to-face.


Qualifications Required


GCSEs in English and Maths grades A-C, are essential. ICT GCSE, grades A-C, is desirable.


Training to be Provided


Business Administration Level 2/3 apprenticeship.


Expected Duration

12-15 Months

Future Prospects   


There may be the possibility of a full-time, permanent position on successful completion of the apprenticeship programme.


If you wish you apply for this vacancy please send you CV via email, stating the role you would like to be considered for, to

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