Business Administration Apprentice Westbrook Holdings Limited

This is a fantastic opportunity to start your career in business administration, working for a leading business in Dronfield.

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8.30am till 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    13 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    05 May 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:

  • Entering sales orders onto the computer system
  • Arranging transport both through the main warehouse or external hauliers to UK customers and raising of sales invoices.
  • Entering purchase orders onto the computer system
  • Booking stock onto the computer and passing off purchase invoices
  • Many purchases will be from overseas and arrangements need to be made either to move goods from Europe, or if from non-EU countries, import them into the UK and arrange haulage & receipt to store.
  • Liaising with warehouse(s) on incoming stock and any packing or processing required.  Updating computer to reflect the relevant changes.
  • Coding and passing for authorisation warehousing and haulage charges.
  • Providing administrative assistance on export sales transactions including obtaining freight quotes and arranging small shipments.
  • Issue of relevant export documentation. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Professional and friendly phone manner
  • Basic IT skills
  • Basic Excel knowledge

Personal qualities

  • Good work ethic
  • Friendly
  • Personable
  • confident

Qualifications required

GCSE Maths and English C and above

Future prospects

Providing you are a passionate member of the team throughout your apprenticeship, there would be a full time position for you.

Things to consider

Lunch is provided

About the employer

Westbrook Resources are a leading supplier of metals and alloys to the World's iron and steel industry. Westbrook are both a producer and international trading company sourcing alloys, metals, minerals and ores from around the world.


Westbrook Holdings Limited


Westbrook House

Wreakes Lane


S18 1LY

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Training provider

Business Administration Level 2 NVQ includes technical certificate and functional skills. PLTS, ERR workbook. Candidate will have full rights and responsibilities as standard employee

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Chesterfield College


Poppy Martin 07970849861

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2017