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Business Administration Apprentice Arnold Laver

To gain a comprehensive knowledge of all administrative and stock control procedures, performing all allocated duties in a timely and professional manner.

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Closing date: 01 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, flexible hours up to 40 hours a week (shifts TBC)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    21 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    13 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Job Role - 

To gain a comprehensive level of knowledge of all Administrative and Stock Control procedures and perform allocated duties in a timely and professional manner.

To have the ability to self-motivate and work as part of a team to achieve the agreed Admin and Stock Control goals

Daily Tasks to include - 

  • Assign all Scan Track paperwork
  • Invoice all deliveries for that day
  • Complete Journey Manifest lorry info for that day
  • Look at overdue purchase orders
  • Check Big Daddy for missing Bin Locations & Picking Zones
  • Check for specials with no allocation
  • Open and distribute post
  • Print Labels for purchase orders due in and hang on date board

Weekly Tasks to include - 

  • Check stationary requirements
  • Print labels for transfers
  • Take and file photos of IBT trailer in and out
  • Scan transfers to Scan Track
  • Check all timber packs have split correctly

Monthly Tasks to include - 

  • Petty Cash completed, sent to Kat and claimed back from the bank
  • Order water for the depot

As and When Required - 

  • Printer Reading
  • Order new printer ink and waste box
  • Set up Loyalty Cards
  • Check filing cabinet for all H&S and office maintenance is up to date

Responsibilities to grow with the job role

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Working knowledge of Word, Excel and Microsoft Office

Personal qualities

  • Self motivated
  • Good team player

Desired qualifications

GCSE maths and English grade 4/C or  equivalent

Future prospects

The prospect of full time employment on successful completion of the apprenticeship programme

Things to consider

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW):

About the employer

Arnold Laver is an innovative UK company with a range of interests and specialisms including a large timber business. we have been established for over 100 yers and we employ over 760 personnel across the country. 


Arnold Laver


Hertsmere Industrial Park

Chester Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by South Essex College


Diane Ridgley 07855701273

Full level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard

Functional Skills to be provided if required

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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