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Business Administration Apprentice Kingfisher Fire & Security (UK) Ltd

Kingfisher Fire & Security have been designing and installing fire alarms, CCTV systems and intruder alarm systems for UK businesses for almost 25 years. We are looking for a new apprentice to join our team. This is a varied position, therefore you will gain general office experience in administration and gain valuable industry knowledge.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £16,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm with 1 hour lunch.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    19 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001691729

  • Positions

    1 available

The successful apprentice's duties will include, but not be limited to:

  • Organising and scheduling engineer appointments, using administrative software
  • Responding to customer questions via email and telephone
  • Keeping diaries up to date and arranging appointments
  • Track stock and place orders
  • Submit reports
  • General administrative requests and tasks

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good computer skills, further training on MS office will be offered by a 3rd party we use
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including a good telephone manner
  • Well organised with the ability to prioritise tasks based on urgency
  • Punctual with great time management
  • Flexibility as the role may involve covering other administration duties

Personal qualities

  • Outgoing with the ability to fit in within the business
  • Ambitious and possess a genuine interest in progressing within the business
  • Eager to learn and confident to take on new responsibilities
  • Positive attitude to problem solving

Desired qualifications

Ideally have achieved a B-D/6-3 grade at GCSE maths and English or equivalent.

Future prospects

The prospect of applying for a full time job at the end of the apprenticeship.


About the employer

Kingfisher Fire & Security have been designing and installing fire alarms, CCTV systems and intruder alarm systems for UK businesses for almost 25 years. Our client list speaks for itself: from large corporates through to smaller, local industries, we have built our reputation on: 

  • Innovative and cost-effective designs
  • Prompt and efficient installation
  • Expert servicing and maintenance

CENTRALLY BASED IN FARNHAM, SURREY

Kingfisher Fire & Security is based in Farnham, covering the counties of Berkshire, Hampshire, Surrey, London & nationwide.  We are a Gent Approved Systems Integrator.

Employer

Kingfisher Fire & Security (UK) Ltd

Address

2 Riverside Park Industrial Estate

Dogflud Way

Farnham

GU9 7UG

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Training

Training provider

WAVERLEY BOROUGH COUNCIL

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Waverley Training Services

Contact

Richard Pepper 01252 725872 qualifications@waverley.gov.uk

Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard 

With on the job training from the Employer the apprentice will work towards a Diploma in Business and Administration Level 3, Functional Skills in English and maths at Level 2 if required.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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