Business Administration Apprentice, Ilkeston AGGRECOM LIMITED

Aggrecom Ltd are a leading East Midlands based earthmoving and aggregates supplier who have an opportunity for an Apprentice Administrator to join our friendly team. This is a great opportunity to create a career for yourself with great future prospects.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Mon – Fri 8.30 – 5.00

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    13 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The tasks for your role may include:

  • Maintaining spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel.
  • Producing sales orders and purchase orders using various software packages.
  • Liaising with customers and taking bookings over the phone.
  • Updating the company daybook.
  • Checking purchase invoice for payment.
  • Assisting the transport manager with routine daily, weekly and monthly tasks.
  • Liaising with other team members.
  • Liaising with external agencies/suppliers in relation to staff requirements.
  • Other duties as your levels of competency grow within the business.

Applicants will be required to attend an Assessment Centre with Vision Apprentices as part of the screening process.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Confidence with meeting/speaking to new people and conversing with ease.
  • Genuine interest in the sector.
  • Ambitious and keen to succeed.
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision when trained.

Personal qualities

  • Time management skills.
  • Organisational skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Smart professional appearance.
  • Self-motivated & reliable.

Qualifications required

  • GCSE Grades A to C or equivalent are essential, specifically Maths and English. 2017 grading system, grade 9 – grade 4.

Future prospects

Vision Business has strong employer links within the sector and we encourage all our employers to consider further opportunities, this may include progression onto an advanced/higher apprenticeship or full time employment.

Things to consider

Please note: • Only applications with a current contact number and/or email address can be accepted. • All applications are acknowledged by telephone in the first instance. • Every applicant must attend a Vision Business Assessment Centre prior to being presented to the employer. On successful appointment: • You will be entitled to receive statutory annual leave. • This is a weekly/monthly paid post. • You are responsible for funding your own travel to and from your place of work. • You must work with your Specialist to complete apprenticeship work on time and to the best of your ability. • You must conduct yourself in a safe and diligent manner and comply with health and safety policies and procedures. • You must uphold and promote the company policies and procedures, promoting those specifically to your area of work, including Equality and Diversity and Safeguarding. • Please note this vacancy may close earlier than the planned closing date in the event of the position being filled.

About the employer

With over 30 years collective experience Aggrecom has grown to be one of the East Midlands most respected construction material suppliers. With a fleet of 8 Tipper Lorries, Road Sweepers and Earthmoving equipment they pride themselves on attention to detail and being 100% customer focused. From start to finish you can count on Aggrecom.




Unit 9A

Lady Lea Works, Lady Lea Road



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Training provider

  • Business Administration Level 2

Vision Business is part of the West Nottinghamshire College Group.  West Nottinghamshire College is one of the largest and most successful colleges in the country with a well-earned reputation for excellence particularly in the areas of apprenticeships. The college was named a national Beacon College in 2009. With 30,000 students nationwide and links with over 2,000 employers, we are a high-profile centre of education that is well known for producing work-ready, ambitious and highly-skilled individuals.  We offer apprenticeships, advanced apprenticeships and adult apprenticeships in a range of sector specialisms.

An apprenticeship is an on the job learning programme that allows you, the apprentice, to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence. You will be expected to work towards theory elements in addition to putting the theory into practice, some of this will be in your own time.

As part of your apprenticeship and dependent on your prior attainment you may be required to complete Maths, English and ICT Functional Skills which are an integral part of your apprenticeship. Upon successful completion you will be awarded additional certificates of recognition.

Vision Business will also work with you to ensure your knowledge of Employment Rights and Responsibilities are at the required level for an apprentice.

Should you have any questions or wish to discuss this or any other vacancy please call the Vision Apprentices team on 01623 627191 extension 8799.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Vision West Nottinghamshire College


leoni Hirst 01623627191

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017