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Business Administrator Advanced Apprentice Smith Scientific Limited

Advanced Business Administrator Apprentice that will develop into a full time and highly regarded Business Administration position.

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Closing date: 28 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Days to be confirmed; 08:30 - 17:00

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    31 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    07 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available


An exciting position has become available for a full-time administration apprentice based in Kent. The ideal candidate will be a competent all-rounder who truly excels in speed, productivity and accuracy.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established company in an extremely important role.

Role Requirements:

  • Must be highly accurate
  • Must be highly efficient
  • Attention to detail essential
  • High productivity required
  • A pleasant, and positive demeanour would be super

Role Responsibilities:

  • Answering telephones and emails
  • Speaking to customers
  • General administration

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Computer literacy
  • Fast typing speed
  • Clean, accurate and efficient worker
  • Reading, writing and counting are really important
  • Attention to detail is essential

Personal qualities

  • Reading, writing and counting are really important
  • Someone who cares about their work and takes pride in not only doing things well but also in helping others
  • A positive person with a can-do attitude

Desired qualifications

The ability to read, write, and communicate effectively.

Future prospects

Please be advised that your personal details will be passed onto the employer if you are successful.

We are looking for someone to grow into a pivotal role as a highly proficient business administrator. The role could develop down the sales or the purchasing side, depending upon the personality and skill set of the person involved.

Things to consider

There are two train stations in Edenbridge, as well as a bus. 

About the employer

Established almost 100 years ago, we are a leading supplier in our chosen market.

We are the leading supplier of glassware, tubing, plastics and ancillary products to the wholesale laboratory, industrial and educational markets.


Smith Scientific Limited


Juniper Place Fircroft Way



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Weir Training Ltd


Kerry Hodgson 01932 567626

The candidate will complete an apprenticeship within the agreed subject for the vacancy. This may include a BTEC Diploma/Standard and End Point Assessment. It may also include Functional Skills in maths, English and ICT.

This will be delivered by Weir Training Limited.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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