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KICK-START YOUR CAREER IN SALES
ACCREDITED SALES APPRENTICESHIP

STUDY, EARN AND GROW WITH GRENKE

Welcome to GRENKE! We are big believers in apprenticeships. Are you finished school and thinking about your next step? Our two year paid Sales programme will allow you to combine on the job training while you work towards your qualification. If you are looking to kick start your career in Sales - Apply today!

THINK LIKE AN ENTREPRENEUR

Our customers are entrepreneurs. What makes us successful is that we think the same way they do. Which is why we are looking for talented ambitious people who want to gain an understanding of our business from the ground up and further their sales development step by step. 

"GRENKE’S APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMME OFFERS THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS"

// // Camilla Chioato, Apprentice

"The apprenticeship with GRENKE was a great opportunity for me to be able to work and get practical experience within a field that interested me. At every step of the way I have had the support of my manager and the wider team. The journey has been a really worthwhile stepping stone in my career." // Camilla Chioato, Apprentice 

 

The Apprentice Role

As a Sales Apprentice, 20% of your time will be spent studying towards your Level 6 Sales Certificate
and 80% of your time will be spent applying those learnings on-the-job with the support of an
experienced mentor and colleagues within the sales department. Our sales teams are made up of
internal and external sales managers and a central back office. You will support them on a variety of
activities over your apprenticeship – some of which include:

 

- Inbound and outbound sales calls
- Lead generation
- Customer Relationship Management / Account Management
- Collecting, checking, qualifying all the legal documentation to progress a lease application
- Underwriting / Preparing Credit applications
- Drafting Lease Contracts and eventual Contract Settlement
- Attending external Customer and Partner Visits
- Attending networking events

- Supporting and contributing to marketing campaigns
- Sales Administration

 

Apply Now  for the Grenke Sales Apprenticeshop Programme.

WHY GRENKE?

During your training, you need the right working environment that enables you to learn effectively and grow into your role. GRENKE can offer you just that. We understand that our people are our most important asset and we are committed to a diverse and inclusive work place. We value fresh thinking, change, challenge, new ideas, inputs, great and small.

A fun working environment! You will be part of an energetic and supportive sales team who are focused on maintaining and growing our customer and partner base. We love to celebrate our success together and embrace a ‘one team’ mind-set and culture.

You will be provided with all the tools, development and support you need to do your job. Each apprentice will be provided with a laptop, mobile phone and study area to use during training times. We will assign you a dedicated mentor to accompany you on this journey.

We offer a competitive salary and generous benefit package including 25 days leave, pension, health insurance, a health & wellbeing Subsidy alongside an active wellbeing programme. Cycle to Work and tax saver commuter Schemes.

Purpose! Sustainability and the Environment are important to us. We constantly look for opportunities to reduce negative impacts on the environment. We find ways in which the team can ‘pay it forward’ with fun charitable and local community endeavours. Hear from our MD, Justin Twiddy, on the importance of ESG in Leasing and at Grenke Limited here.

A fun working environment! You will be part of an energetic and supportive sales team who are focused on maintaining and growing our customer and partner base. We love to celebrate our success together and embrace a ‘one team’ mind-set and culture.

You will be provided with all the tools, development and support you need to do your job. Each apprentice will be provided with a laptop, mobile phone and study area to use during training times. We will assign you a dedicated mentor to accompany you on this journey.

We offer a competitive salary and generous benefit package including 25 days leave, pension, health insurance, a health & wellbeing Subsidy alongside an active wellbeing programme. Cycle to Work and tax saver commuter Schemes.

Purpose! Sustainability and the Environment are important to us. We constantly look for opportunities to reduce negative impacts on the environment. We find ways in which the team can ‘pay it forward’ with fun charitable and local community endeavours. Hear from our MD, Justin Twiddy, on the importance of ESG in Leasing and at Grenke Limited here.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

- The ability and desire to sell
- Excellent communication skills
- Strong commercial awareness
- A high degree of focus, confidence, and determination
- Resilience
- The ability to work both independently and as part of a team
- Excellent organisational skills
- The capacity to flourish in a competitive environment

 

Apply Now  for the Grenke Sales Apprenticeship Programme.

Interested?

Ready to take that first step?  Have a look at our open sales apprenticeship vacancies and find the position that suits you. 

Our 2 year Level 6 programme is an “earn and learn” model, designed to empower you, the apprentice with underpinning knowledge, skills and competencies required to become an effective sales specialist. It is strongly grounded in the practical experience of providing you with real “On-the-Job” work experience whilst being supported by “Off-the-Job” learning in face-to-face workshops and an online learning environment.

 

As our apprentice, 20% of your time will be spent working towards a QQI Level 6 Sales Certificate, and 80% of your time will be spent applying those learnings with the support of an experienced mentor and colleagues within the sales department.

 

Year one will be primarily focused on learning and understanding our business, the end to end sales processes/cycle. Year 2 will be focused on sales/business development and building customer interactions, gaining the skill set to do the job.

 

Interested in Applying?

Simply Apply here , please include your Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter. 

 

On completion of this two-year apprenticeship, you will be accredited with a QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Sales. This qualification is on the National Framework of Qualifications and is recognised internationally. 

We offer a competitive salary and generous benefit package including 25 days leave, pension, health insurance, a health & wellbeing Subsidy alongside an active wellbeing programme. Cycle to Work and tax saver commuter Schemes.

 

The course is government funded. Study materials are provided by the training center. Grenke will provide resources such as the time, facilities and equipment necessary to support your on and off-the-job learning.

 

For further information on the course and qualification you can watch this video.

We are currently recruiting for our Dublin and Cork offices.

 

Our Dublin office is based at: Suite 306, Q House, Furze Rd, Sandyford Business Park, Dublin 18, Ireland

 

Our Cork Office is based at: Unit 5D, Fifth Floor, Blackpool Retail Park, Cork, Ireland

 

  • You must be registered with Solas as an apprentice
  • Aged 18 or over
  • You Must have Grade O6/H7 or above in 5 Leaving Certificate subjects (including Maths F2/06/H7 along with English or Irish 06/H7) or a full QQI Level 5 or higher qualification

 

We are looking for candidates who have a passion to pursue a career in sales;

 

  • The ability and desire to sell
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong commercial awareness
  • A confident and determined approach
  • Resilience
  • A high degree of self-motivation and drive
  • The ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • The capacity to flourish in a competitive environment

Simply Apply here , please include your Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter. 

Any unanswered questions?

If you have any more questions about working at GRENKE, we would be happy to discuss your next step. 

HR Team

GRENKE Ireland
E-Mail: hr@grenke.ie
Phone: +353 1 292 3400