Coronavirus (COVID-19): to find out how we can support you with your apprenticeship including if you have been affected by redundancy, read our updated information.

Business Administration Apprentice Pinnacle Business Finance Ltd

The role covers 3 different areas of the business, assisting with business and commercial finance applications. Bookkeeping, pensions and payroll. And following up with sales enquiries. This is a great role for anyone looking to get in to the vast finance world.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 25 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

    Mon-Fri 8.30am to 4:30pm (Attending social, corporate and charity events outside of working hours will be required)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    08 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Key responsibilities of the role:

  • Answering and responding to emails
  • Making appointments
  • Answering inbound calls
  • Attending meetings with a finance broker, accountant or head of sales
  • Taking notes for meetings
  • Monitoring and maintaining business social media and advertising platforms
  • Learning and developing whilst working alongside finance brokers, accountants and card machines technicians.
  • Writing and designing informative content for marketing
  • Building and maintaining client relations
  • Developing new businesses and partnerships
  • Inputting and maintaining CRM sales database
  • Attending corporate hospitality

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Have a good English and maths
  • Have a good knowledge and understanding of IT
  • Be able to priories tasks accordingly
  • Have good time keeping skills
  • Having a UK driving licence would be advantageous

Personal qualities

We are looking for an enthusiastic, driven, and outgoing individual. We want someone who is looking for a career in commercial finance and sales.

For them to have ‘can do’ attitude which is always willing to push themselves

Desired qualifications

Minimum of C/4 grade in English and maths is desireable.

Future prospects

We have huge ambition to become the largest independent finance broker in the South West and UK in time.

We will offer the guidance and support to the apprentice to achieve the highest commercial finance qualifications. As their skills and knowledge develop, they have can progress to a finance broker.

Things to consider

A vibrant and fun working atmosphere, where a wide range of knowledge and skills can be learnt. These skills are multi-faceted and can be used across a range of industries.

We regularly host and attend hospitality events which the apprentice will be able to attend.

The ability to earn commission as the apprentice develops to having an unlimited earning potential


About the employer

Pinnacle Business Finance (PBF)

We are a commercial finance broker based in Bristol. We source finance products for businesses predominantly in the South West and the wider UK. We currently operate from one office based in Stoke Gifford, Bristol. We source investment for start-up and SME businesses looking to grow. This can be across a range of business finance products. As a broker we have the whole of the commercial finance market available to us to fulfil a client’s requirements.

Bristol Accountancy (BA)

We are an accountancy practice offering regular accountancy services to our clients.  We aim to differentiate ourselves from other accountants by being proactive and delivering well in advance of deadlines.  We deal with predominantly Limited Companies but also with Sole Traders and Partnerships with Turnovers from £1 up to £13m per annum

Bristol Card Machines (BCM)

Bristol Card Machines offer payment solutions to businesses in and around the Bristol area.  These are physical terminals for card payment, virtual terminals for online payments, handheld portable machines or Epos systems for businesses in many different sectors.

The three businesses work closely together, and with other businesses, in order to provide a holistic approach to a clients needs. 


Pinnacle Business Finance Ltd


5th Floor


Temple Way



You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training provider

Reflections Training Academy

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Reflections Training Academy


Ellie Stone 01179221440

You will also enjoy a thorough on-the-job training programme that will help you to achieve your full potential.

  • Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship
  • Functional Skills as required
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

You shall also be supported by Next Level Training across a 16-month period working towards your Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship - this includes workshops and training days at the academy in central Bristol, as well as tutor, led workplace assessment and support

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.