Graduate Sales & Business Trainee

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1282875277-2
  • Date Posted: 1 April 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Bridgewater Resources UK
  • Location: Middlesbrough, Yorkshire
  • Apprentice Pay: £27,500 to £29,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: bonus
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Sales & Marketing
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

A specialist renewables division within a national group of electrical distribution companies is looking for a Graduate Sales & Business Trainee to join them in Middlesbrough. The group have a proven track record of developing graduate talent and offers excellent training and progression opportunities.

The renewables sector of the business is growing rapidly with high demand and fast stock turnover of their products. As a result, they are looking for business-minded and target-driven graduates who can make an impact and build strong business relationships with B2B customers.

Role Responsibilities

As a Graduate Sales & Business Trainee, you will:

  • Learn about key areas of the business, market and the company's renewable electrical product range which includes solar panels, PV-powered hot water tanks, air-source heat pumps, boiler & heating controls and much more!
  • Complete in-house training that will equip you with all of the tools and skills needed to thrive in a successful career.
  • Build strong relationships with and deliver excellent customer service to new and existing B2B clients.
  • Manage customer accounts, spot opportunities for growth and maximise profitability.
  • Have the opportunity to progress in various business areas to suit your strengths and abilities.


The package for this graduate role includes:

  • A starting salary of 27,500 - 29,000
  • Your share of the company's profits in the form of a lucrative uncapped bonus
  • Continuous 'on the job' training and professional development
  • Pension scheme
  • 25 days paid holiday per year plus bank holidays
  • Continued opportunities to progress and build a successful career


To be successful in this Graduate Sales & Business Trainee role, you should be:

  • A well-presented, business-minded graduate
  • An excellent communicator and networker
  • Able to build strong relationships with a wide variety of people
  • Interested in new technology and environmentally beneficial products

Think you've got what it takes? Don't miss out - apply today to find out more!