Business Administration Apprentice Sheffield United Football Club Plc

An excellent opportunity has been created at Sheffield United Football Club for a Business Administration Apprentice to join their Ticket Office team. As part of the Ticket Office team you will work to provide valuable support to the business.

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

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Closing date: 24 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Mon-Fri ,8:45am-5:00pm, Saturdays may be required

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    26 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    19 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

RESPONSIBLE TO: Head of Ticketing MAIN PURPOSE OF POST: The administration and sales of tickets and other Club products on behalf of Sheffield United Football Club and reception cover during the absence of the Bramall Lane Receptionist. MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: To sell match tickets, season tickets and other club products / services from the Ticket Office. Sales will be conducted in person, over the telephone or online and will involve cash, cheque and credit / debit card transactions. To be responsible for balancing own daily takings and reconciling any tickets issued. To provide the highest possible standard of customer service at all times. To deal with all enquiries and correspondence in a polite, effective and timely manner. To conduct general administration and other office duties. To answer switchboard enquiries in a polite, timely and professional manner, redirecting callers as necessary. To book meeting rooms as required and liaise with Compass on any refreshments needed. To undertake other general reception administration including hotel bookings, customer liaison and package and postal receipt and redirection. To ensure that all data is managed in accordance with statutory legislation and other guidance. The post holder must also undertake such other duties which are appropriate to the post, as required.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Information Technology
  • Administration Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Numeracy Skills
  • Listerning
  • Team Building Skills
  • Literacy Skills
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Organisational Skills

Personal qualities

  • Meticulous and able to work independently with minimum supervision.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with ability to interact well with others in a cross functional environment.
  • Resourceful, result-oriented and strong sense of responsibility with initiative.

Qualifications required

Minimum of 4 GCSE or equivalent A-C grades including English and Maths

Future prospects

Possibility of full time employment subject to successful completion of Apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Sheffield United FC are located at: Bramall Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 4SU The Sheffield College is located at: Granville Road, Sheffield, S2 2RL

About the employer

Sheffield United Football club Limited (The)


Sheffield United Football Club Plc


Bramall Lane


S2 4SU

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Training provider

Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration Level 2 Certificate in Principles of a Business Administration Functional Skills - ICT at Level 1

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Sheffield College


Sue Beeley

Other information

The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is �3.50 per hour. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

Employer's Application Instructions

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

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Closing date: 24 Oct 2017