Active Thames Valley Apprenticeships

Quote Centre Assistant/Apprentice

Employer: Avnet EMG Ltd
Contact Ref: (Avnet EMG Ltd)

Vacancy Description

This vacancy is now closed for applications.

An Apprenticeship with Avnet is a great way to learn while you earn. You will receive appropriate training, an experienced mentor and a recognised qualification at the end of your program.As part of this apprenticeship you will be expected to assist with:


Avnet are seeking a Quote Centre Apprentice to work in the Avnet Abacus Quote Centre Team. The team plays a critical role in the managing of pricing and Sales Gross Profit, thus ensuring that the Account Managers can sell at the right price and at the right profit in line with business expectations.

This placement would suit an individual with aspirations to undertake an Apprenticeship programme in the area of Business Administration and will be based at our office in Maidenhead.

The successful candidate will assist in the daily tasks related to all aspects of daily quoting activities and design registrations, whilst developing skills around:

 Communicating within a professional environment

 Managing & maintain detailed reports

 Running & analysing reports

Daily Tasks will include:

 Uploading design data into SAP system

 Uploading design data into supplier systems

 Helping to maintain pricing agreements

 Producing reports to help analyse Quote Team performance

 Processing of sample requests

 Creating and preparing customer quotes

Training to be Provided

Level 2

Diploma in Business Administration,

Functional Skills; Maths, English & ICT and Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Key Information

Job role: Business Administrator

Places available: 1

Duration: 12 Months


Avnet EMG, Building 5,
Waltham Park,
White Waltham,

Working weekly hours


Weekly Wage





Skills Required
    • Good knowledge of business and IT systems.

    • Good communication and reporting skills, both verbal and written.

Qualifications Required

5 x GCSEs at grade A- C (or equivalent) including Maths, English and Science.

Unfortunately, no one from our support team is available right now. If you pop in your name and telephone number, we will get back to you between 08:30 and 16:30 (Mon to Fri excluding Bank Holidays).