Business Administration Apprentice CATALYST AGENCY LIMITED

A great opportunity to start a career with a company specialising in tailor made marketing and lead generation strategies. We are looking for an apprentice to support the marketing team and progress within the company.

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Closing date: 26 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £150.00

  • Working week

    40hrs a week Monday to Friday including a paid day release in college.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Aug 2017

  • Date posted

    25 May 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001238118

  • Positions

    1 available

We are currently looking for Admin Apprentice to work within Catalyst Agency a small Shipley based Lead Generation Agency.

Catalyst Agency is a start-up so although the team is currently very small we should be taking on additional staff early in the next financial year.

This is an opportunity for a business-minded individual to get in on the ground floor of an agency that is expected to grow quickly of the next few years, there is great potential for the role to turn into a permanent position with excellent career prospects.

You’ll need:

  • Organisational skills
  • IT skills
  • Number skills
  • Excellent level of English spelling and grammar

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Dealing with queries on the phone, by email and social media
  • Researching potential prospects for our clients
  • Updating and managing a large contact database
  • Updating CRM records
  • Sending Emails
  • Typing up meeting notes
  • You will be working with Microsoft office especially Excel, as well as email marketing software and CRM systems

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and business applications.

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiasm
  • Willingness to learn
  • A professional attitude

Qualifications required

  • Englisha and Maths GCSE (or equivalent) grade C+.
  • Other grades will be considered after a Shipley College skills assessment.

Future prospects

The employer is looking to offer full employment or progression to the next level apprenticeship on a successful completion of this one.

Things to consider

Please ensure you have researched the role and the location of the employer. Early application is advised as the employer has the right to close the vacancy early if they feel they have found the right person for the role. 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).

About the employer

Each company is unique. A one-size-fits-all approaches will never help your business reach its full potential. We deliver custom solutions, tailored to you, your industry and your culture but there are a few things that always remain constant. Effective lead generation is not the result of a single strategy or channel rather a combination of everything, social e-mail content and Telephone base approaches It is imperative to understand our client’s business in terms of what makes them truly stand out in often very competitive markets We take the time to understand what your customer looks like both in terms of types of organisation but also key decision makers involved in your previous sales wins. this helps to avoid wasting time on bad meetings. It is also very important to establish what your qualification criteria are so you always know you’re getting what you expect from each meeting. We work with the best data available both bought in and our own bespoke data base When it comes delivering your sales message we ensure that all of the team are suitably experienced and trained to represent your company in the best possible light.

Employer

CATALYST AGENCY LIMITED

Address

Mercury Quays

Ashley Lane

Shipley

BD17 7DB

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Training provider

  • Level 2 Diploma in Business and Administration
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in English, Maths, and ICT (where applicable)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Training by day release at Shipley College.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

SHIPLEY COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Shipley College

Contact

Petras Puodziunas 01274327390 petrasp@shipley.ac.uk


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Closing date: 26 Aug 2017