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Shipment Admin Apprentice Cargo Movers Ltd

This vacancy is for a Shipment Admin Apprentice based in Samlesbury. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to undertake valuable work experience whilst gaining on the job qualifications.

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Closing date: 29 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

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

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    09:00 - 17:30, with 1-hour for lunch. Days TBC.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    22 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

The general administration duties within this role may include:

To learn all aspect of the shipping industry, including booking shipments, billing customers, customs clearances, start to end customer journey, updating the customer at every step.

Key elements:

  • Communication with customers
  • Confident on telephone
  • Helping where needed; one team

The two individuals will be our shipping apprentices and if successfully a role will be made permeant after their apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills both verbal and written
  • Good time-keeping skills and attendance

Personal qualities

  • The ability to work as an individual as well as part of a team and be respectful to team members at all times
  • Be able to use their own initiative

Desired qualifications

A minimum of 3 GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) including English or prior experience in business or administration role (or equivalent).

Future prospects

The opportunities in the world of business are endless. Many apprentices start in business administration, customer service or accountancy, which are great steppingstones into lots of exciting careers.

You can go on to specialise in a particular field and into management. You will find people who started in administration working in all professional areas and at all levels. If you are good at IT, have good attention to detail and enjoy working with others then a Business Apprenticeship could give your career a great start.

Things to consider

Please do not contact the company directly.

Please note:

We reserve the right to close any vacancies from further applications when we have received a suitable number of applications from which to make a shortlist.

Please ensure you apply ASAP if you wish to be considered for this role.

About the employer

It was a humble start in the month of July 2007, with just two members and the backup of its network of partners globally to support its growth. CML’s services were very well received by the market and its customer base was growing day by day. CML strives to provide excellent service to its customer base across the board and continues to grow with them.

A major strength of CML is its loyal customer base, which are the key to its success. Also CML has a dedicated team who are one of the best in the industry. The growing demand from customers and the challenging task of meeting these demands keeps CML’s team focused and committed to its obligations.

CML has an edge over its competitors in the growing markets of the world, due to its know-how approaches, knowledge, and network of partnerships.


Cargo Movers Ltd


Ribble Bank

Preston New Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Training 2000 Ltd


Amy Brierley 01254 54659

Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration, QCF
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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