Sales Apprentice





Are you a school leaver looking for an apprentice opportunity? Grenke, in partnership with SOLAS, are launching a fantastic 2 year Sales Apprenticeship Program in January 2023. We are looking for bright students who have their Leaving Certificate and are passionate about pursing a career in sales and business development within the financial services sector.


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 energetic sales teams are made up of internal and external sales managers and a central back office team. Together they are focused on maintaining and growing our customer and partner base.


These are some of the activities you will undertake over your two year apprenticeship:


  • Sales administration
  • 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


What we are looking for:


  • 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


About Grenke Limited


Grenke is a small ticket leasing or asset finance provider to the SME Market. You can read more about our business here


We are a certified great place to work and offer a very competitive salary and benefits package.