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Business and Administration Office Apprentice DOORCO LIMITED

An exciting opportunity to work in a busy office learning a range of Business and Administration skills, dealing with a variety of customers, suppliers and office duties.

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Closing date: 01 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £209.00 - £266.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday (Times to be confirmed)

    Total hours per week: 38.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    07 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    27 Jan 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Business and Administration Apprentice to work in a growing business with lots of opportunities. 

Duties will include:

  • Email
  • Updating and amending Excel documents or key information in business systems
  • Processing customer orders, checking accuracy and price
  • Placing purchase orders, checking pricing, goods receipt
  • Speaking to customers and / or suppliers
  • Filing documents, preparing mail, organising parcels
  • Data input Sage check and reconciliation (in-house computer system) (in house-training provided)
  • Using Business Micros (in-house training) ordering and manufacturing system
  • Despatching goods, booking in goods
  • General administration duties

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Accuracy - excellent attention to detail
  • Numerate
  • Ability to follow instructions correctly
  • Organised
  • Knowledge of Word, Outlook and Excel

Personal qualities

  • Stay calm under pressure
  • Excellent attendance and time keeping
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Good team player

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE (or equivalent) in English and Maths preferred
  • Good basic all round ICT skills

Future prospects

  • A permanent position within a growing ambitious company
  • There are significant progression opportunities for the right candidate
  • Proven success of supporting, coaching and rewarding / promoting previous apprentices
  • Opportunity to be given a lot of autonomy and decision making quickly
  • The apprentice will have the opportunity to work in administration across multiple departments to acquire a strong understanding of the business and wide range of experience

Things to consider

  • Person needs to have a reliable mode of transport and live within 40 minutes of Macclesfield

About the employer

We are the exclusive European distributor of the DOORCO Composite Doors, which is manufactured in one of the world’s most advanced door factories.




Motorway House

Charter Way


SK10 2NY

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Macclesfield College


Maxim Business Training 01625 410000

Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Qualification

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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