Apprentice Administration Assistant Lasershape Ltd

Lasershape are looking to recruit a hardworking and ambitious Apprentice Administrator to join their expanding organisation. This is a varied and fast paced role with opportunity to progress within the business.

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

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Closing date: 06 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Mon to Thurs 8am - 5pm, Friday 8am - 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 39.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    06 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Lasershape is offering an exciting role for a candidate passionate to pursue a career in an administration position initially, with the opportunity to progress into other departments and gain a broader knowledge of the business interaction.
This is a varied role working within the sales/estimating, finance and also the planning department. You will gain skills and qualifications to develop key administration duties with the opportunity to excel and progress within the business.

Duties involved within the role will include:

  • Working in the sales/estimating department
  • Inbox/email management
  • Co-ordinating the admin for sales and estimates
  • Sales order processing
  • Working in the finance department, predominantly invoicing and reporting
  • Working within the planning department, once jobs are booked in you will be responsible for co-ordinating and approving for processing
  • Working across all 3 departments gaining broader knowledge of the business interaction
  • Photocopying, filing, scanning
  • Answering the phone and directing calls as appropriate

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

The post holder will be able to demonstrate strong organisational and team working skills. They will have a good general knowledge of ICT packages and demonstrate a good level of spoken and written literacy.

Personal qualities

  • Hardworking
  • Can work to their own initiative
  • Organised Team Player
  • Can prioritise
  • Aptitude
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • A desire to progress within the business

Qualifications required

Grades 9-4 Maths and English at GCSE desirable but not essential

Future prospects

Potential opportunity for a permanent role within the company following successful completion of the apprenticeship

Things to consider

Candidate must be able to travel to the workplace according to working hours.

About the employer

Founded in 1988 as one of the first suppliers of sub-contract laser cut components in the UK, Lasershape have grown consistently and are still one of the leading companies in the Industry. By combining their continued investment in the latest technology with highly skilled staff, they offer a solid partnership for your profiling needs.


Lasershape Ltd


Unit 1

Brailsford Way

Chilwell Meadows Business Park



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Training provider

  • Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business Administration Level 2 - 12 months
  • Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration
  • Functional Skills English, Maths and ICT Level 1 if required
  • This apprenticeship is 1 day per week at the college term time only 9am - 5pm with the other days based at the work place.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Central College Nottingham


Jenni Walker 0115 884 2678

Other information

The current National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged over 18 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training. * Please note that anyone under the age of 18 will only work a maximum of 40 hours per week. Any role which exceeds these hours on advert will be amended accordingly to fall in line with the legislation * * Please note if the successful applicant is found prior to the closing date the vacancy maybe withdrawn early* This apprenticeship is work based learning therefore most of the time you will be working at the employer's address. Depending on your training you will only need to attend college in Nottingham for initial assessments, enrolment and a few other rare occasions

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link provided to apply. If you require assistance with applying for this Apprenticeship please contact us on 0115 9457260 or email on

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

Apply now

Closing date: 06 Oct 2017