Business Administration Apprentice Riva South

Riva South required an eager to learn office assistant to become part of a friendly team. You'll be involved in the day-to-day running of the office. Apply now!

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    30 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The purpose of the position is to assist with the smooth running of the office and develop through the business.

Your duties are to include:

  • Answering the telephone
  • Dealing with online customer queries
  • Emailing clients paperwork confirmation of orders
  • Scan, photocopy and fax relevant paperwork
  • Assist with management when required
  • Data entry and spreadsheet handling
  • General office administration

Riva South and Boom Training Ltd provide ongoing training and guidance helping you complete all the above duties to the best of your ability. As a business, Riva South are thoroughly supportive of the apprenticeship scheme and offer long term development.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Organisational skills
  • Communication skills
  • IT literate
  • Attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Outgoing
  • Hard working
  • Enthusiastic
  • Eager to learn
  • Team player

Qualifications required

GCSE in English and Maths (A-C) or equivalent qualifications.

Future prospects

If the apprentice proves to be successful with his/her duties, the role may be expanded.

Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): From April 2017 the ANMW was set at £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over 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.

About the employer

Established in 1989 by MD Gary Richards. His mission statement is to become the preferred supplier of logistical solutions to all sectors of industry whilst maintaining the highest standards of quality, communication and customer service. Since incorporation Riva has continued to grow through total commitment to providing a professional quality service unmatched by our competitors.


Riva South


Chalcroft Distribution Park Unit 6

Burnetts Lane


SO30 2PA

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Training provider

  • A skills-based NVQ Level 3 qualification in Business & Administration
  • A knowledge-based qualification in Business and Administration
  • Functional Skills English (unless exempt)
  • Functional Skills Maths (unless exempt)
  • Functional Skills ICT(unless exempt)

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Boom Training Ltd


Grace Warren 02380 682 060

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2017