Business Admin Apprentice Euromark Coding & Marking Ltd

This vacancy is for a Business Admin Apprentice based in Wigan, Greater Manchester. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to undertake valuable work experience whilst gaining on the job qualifications. General Administration duties including answering of phone calls and emails, filing, photocopying and shredding.

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    TBC at the interview

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    11 Apr 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    3 available

The suitable candidate will be responsible for:

Main Duties:

  • Use various computer packages - Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel
  • To file, photocopy, scan and shred documents as required.
  • Screen and take calls - including taking messages.
  • Provide clerical/typing duties as and when required.
  • To undertake data input
  • Processing orders

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

To be a Business Administration Apprentice, you will need to possess a range of qualities:

  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • A confident and positive attitude
  • Word processing skills
  • Good verbal communication and listening skills
  • Ability to follow instructions and organise yourself to complete tasks fully and on time
  • Ability to use initiative to think through problems to find solutions
  • Literate with good written communication
  • Ability to check for accuracy and give attention to detail
  • Ability to answer, speak confidently and take messages on the phone
  • Knowledge of spread sheets, word processing and databases
  • Ability to use initiative
  • Calm under pressure
  • Motivated
  • Good personal organisation
  • Team worker

Personal qualities

  • The ability to work as an individual as well as part of a team and be respectful to team members at all times.
  • Be an excellent communicator at all levels, via telephone and face to face.
  • Be able to use their own initiative.

Qualifications required

  • Minimum of 3 GCSEs at Grade D or above including English or equivalent

Future prospects

For the successful candidate there will be the opportunity for progression within the company to a possible full-time role. The opportunities in the world of business are endless. Many apprentices start in business administration, customer service or accountancy, which are great stepping stones into lots of exciting careers. You can go on to specialise in a particular field and into management. You will find people who started in administration working in all professional areas and at all levels. If you are good at IT, have an eye for detail and enjoy working with others then a Business Apprenticeship could give your career a great start.

Things to consider

Please do not contact Company direct. PLEASE NOTE: we reserve the right to close any vacancies from further applications when we have received a suitable number of applications from which to make a shortlist. Please ensure you apply ASAP if you wish to be considered for this role.

About the employer

Newcode marking and coding are a specialist solutions company run by a team of specialist engineers and attentive customer relationship managers. They believe in the ability and reliability of their products and after sales services. With over 20 years experience and a trusted supplier of marking and coding such as product identification and traceability solutions to a number of large organisations including Procter and Gamble, Unilever, Arla, Coca Cola, Typhoo, Thatchers, Diageo, HJ Heinz and more.


Euromark Coding & Marking Ltd


5 Croftwood Square

Martland Park



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Training provider

  • BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration, QCF.
  • Functional Skills, Level 1 - Maths , ICT and English.
  • Employer Rights and Responsibilities.
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills.
  • Dependant on the job role there maybe the opportunity to commence onto the Advanced Apprenticeship.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Training 2000 Ltd


John Sims

Employer's Application Instructions

Please can you apply online at quoting the reference number of the vacancy you are interested in. If you have already applied online please call 01254 546 59 and we can add the vacancy to your current application form.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Sep 2017