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ATA Apprentice Business Administration Assistant - Plymouth PL6 (LS) EDA LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED

A Business Administration Apprentice is required for a leading Electrical Wholesaler. We are looking for a candidate who will has good communication skills as well as organisation skills. This role will be admin but include elements of sales too. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate.

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Closing date: 20 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £214.00 - £380.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    20 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    14 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Electric Centre are a part of Edmundson, we serve the country from over 250 locations, each carrying a comprehensive stock and run by friendly, experienced and highly motivated staff. We value each customer, regardless of size, and are committed to provide a comprehensive, unrivalled service and attention to quality.

If you are wondering “What is the next step towards a career?”

We are looking for a highly motivated apprentice to join our busy branch. After full training your role will include:

  • Liaising with customers and suppliers
  • Placing orders
  • Reviewing stock levels and recording them
  • General administration tasks such as filing/photocopying/ managing post
  • Inputting data - Assisting with Sales and Operational admin tasks (producing purchase orders etc.) 
  • General Administration Tasks
  • Answering phones to suppliers
  • Additional responsibilities as industry knowledge grows

EDA Apprenticeships Plus will employ the successful candidate on behalf of the branch. This apprenticeship is an excellent opportunity and could lead to full time employment by the branch upon successful completion. We are looking for a candidate who wants to progress in the business.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Very Good maths and English skills
  • Confident with people
  • Good telephone manner
  • Organised
  • Has great time management

Personal qualities

  • Hardworking team player who is self-motivated
  • Should be well presented and operate in a clean and tidy manner
  • Smart appearance
  • Friendly
  • Polite
  • Team player
  • Can follow procedures
  • Efficient
  • Flexible
  • Polite
  • Trustworthy
  • Willing to learn

Desired qualifications

English and maths GCSE A*-C/9-4 or equivalent would be ideal.

Future prospects

Excellent opportunity for the right person upon successful completion of the Apprenticeship.

This vacancy is to start in the next few weeks.

Things to consider

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
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About the employer

An Apprentice Training Agency who will employ the Apprentice on behalf of this Electrical Branch. This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading company.




Unit 2B

St. Modwen Road



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Additional location information

Electric Center


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by EDA LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED


Louise Sugars 07721239906

Completing a Business Administrator Apprenticeship Level 3, consisting of:

  • Competence/Knowledge based qualification in Business Admin at Level 3
  • Functional Skills in maths, English and ICT (if required)
  • End point Assessment - final exam and presentation.

The vocational and academic training aspects are separated and delivered by separate teams. The vocational training and assessment is conducted, more often than not, on site according to the employers wishes.

Notice of dates is agreed well in advance of a site visit. Training and assessment is conducted both on and off the job, according to the needs of the course and the learner. Every effort is made to ensure the best result is achieved by the learner.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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