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Apprentice Business Administrator Attwater & Sons Ltd

We are seeking a new Apprentice to help with administrative duties for the business and support with customer relations. You will work towards a Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship standard.

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Closing date: 15 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £185.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday, 08:15 - 16:45 & Friday, 08:00 - 13:00.

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    24 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001728712

  • Positions

    1 available

Main duties will include:

  • Building good working relationships with both customers and colleagues alike
  • Complete order management, specifically focused on administration of order processing, inputting, managing communication with sales and customers
  • Understanding the needs/expectations of our customers and keeping them updated at each stage of the order process
  • Purchase of back to back supplier orders, using quotations provided by the sales team where possible
  • Management of suppliers in line with purchasing terms keeping customers updated on delivery and if changes are made to their orders
  • Maintaining accurate records in our business system Dynamics AX
  • Attending regular team meetings to share best practice with colleagues across the business
  • Supporting our production team in regard to customer related tasks
  • Supporting our Quality team with administrative duties when required ensuring contract review is followed
  • Completion of any Administrative duties that the business requires across all other departments as and when required

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Effective communication skills
  • Organisational skills

Personal qualities

  • Punctual
  • Proactive
  • Flexible
  • Honest
  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy
  • Forward thinker
  • Customer centric

Desired qualifications

5 GCSEs at grades A*-D/9-3 (or equivalent) which must include English and maths.

Future prospects

Opportunity for the right person to progress into a Sales Executive position upon completion.

Things to consider

We have wheelchair access & disabled facilities.

Please consider your travel route before applying. 


About the employer

Manufacturing company of industrial laminates. 

Employer

Attwater & Sons Ltd

Address

Hopwood Street

Preston

PR1 1UY

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Training

Training provider

1ST2 ACHIEVE TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by 1st2 Achieve Training Limited

Contact

Amy Cartwright 07568694956 amy@1st2achieve.co.uk

15-18-month Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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