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Business Administration Apprentice John G Peck Ltd

An excellent opportunity to work for a company who offers a wide range of quality products from leading global brands. This Business Administration role is ideal for someone who is keen on (or to learn) Electronic Engineering and who be happy to study this on a part time basis.

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £155.88 - £271.88

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday: 8.30 - 9.00 - 16:30 - 17.00 Lunch: 45 Minutes Annual Leave: 24 Days and Bank Holidays

    Total hours per week: 36.25

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    03 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001719508

  • Positions

    1 available

The types of activities the Apprentice will be trained in:

  • Telephone/Visitor Management
  • Covering Sales, Marketing, Shipping, Accounts and Customer service
  • Ordering stationery
  • Giving timely and accurate responses to enquiries
  • Completing work activity logs
  • Any other general office duties required by the team

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Organised, efficient and methodical in approach
  • To be computer literate and have experience of using Microsoft Office, Excel, emails and internet.
  • A team player
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as good interpersonal skills
  • The ability to communicate and work with business colleagues
  • Would suit a person with an enquiring technical mind who can benefit from growing their technical and product knowledge over time.

Personal qualities

  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Prioritisation and time management skills

Desired qualifications

5 GCSE’s grade C/4 including English and Maths or equivalent.

 

Future prospects

Potential opportunity for a permanent role within the company following successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Career progression could be either towards an office management type position but ideally an internal sales role with longer term progression hopefully to external sales.

Things to consider

Additional training to take place at Loughborough College to develop knowledge, skills, and behaviours to accordance to this Apprenticeship. Please ensure you are able to travel before applying.

Loughborough College has the right to close this vacancy before the end date.


About the employer

Background

John G Peck Ltd (JGPL) is a privately owned Specialist Distributor of Power Electronic Components. The company was formed in 1983 and has been the exclusive supplier of MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC Power Semiconductors in the UK region since that time. JGPL has continued to grow steadily and now represents numerous additional key suppliers, offering products which compliment Power Semiconductor devices.  JGPL are focused on supporting customers in the UK.

Company Philosophy

To provide our customers a competitive, first class service in Power Electronics based products on behalf of the global manufacturers we represent. JGPL focus on a small number of quality suppliers without conflict of product lines. This strategy ensures full commitment of suppliers and enables us to forge strong relationships with both customers and manufacturers.

Our Service

Major companies such as MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC, MERSEN and POWEREX have entrusted the supply and support of their key OEM accounts to JGPL for many years. Full technical support is provided by our experienced engineering team and direct manufacturer support. UK stock holding, bespoke packing or labelling, call off and just-in-time orders are services offered.

Quality

JGPL are ISO9001:2015 accredited. Many of our Suppliers are able to offer further Industrial, Automotive, Railway, Military and Aerospace certification levels.

JGPL at a Glance

  • Specialist Distributor of Power Electronic Components for a wide range of leading manufacturers
  • High level of UK support (application - technical -  sales - stock - logistics)
  • Low operating costs, experienced staff and flexible approach
  • Privately owned company formed in 1983
  • 1000m2 office, warehouse and test facility in Loughborough, UK

 

Employer

John G Peck Ltd

Address

Unit B1

Wymeswold Industrial Park, Wymeswold Road

Loughborough

LE12 5TY

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Training

Training provider

LOUGHBOROUGH COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Loughborough College

Contact

Hayley Cousins 01509 618019 apprenticeships@loucoll.ac.uk

Qualification

  • L3 Apprenticeship Standard in Business Administrator
  • Functional Skills Level 2 in English and maths (if required)

End-Point Assessment (EPA)

  • Knowledge test
  • Portfolio based interview
  • Project presentation

Delivery Method

  • 14 sessions delivered at Loughborough (Thurs AM)
  • Online portfolio to update with learning and development completed onsite
  • Diarised visits from dedicated Trainer/Assessor
  • Attendance to Loughborough College for Functional Skills (if required)

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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