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Business Administration Apprentice PHARMACY2U LIMITED

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to become a Business Administration apprentice with the UK's first and largest online pharmacy, Pharmacy2U are you passionate, ambitious, trusted, innovative, excellent, nurturing and team-focused. If you can say you are all of these things, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you! Apply today!

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £226.40

  • Working week

    8:30am & 5:00pm, days TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    19 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001740186

  • Positions

    3 available

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to become an Apprentice Business Administrator with the UK's first and largest online pharmacy, Pharmacy2U.

Pharmacy2U are looking for someone who is passionate, ambitious, trusted, innovative, excellent, nurturing and team-focussed. If you can say you are all of these things, then this could be the perfect role for you.

As an Apprentice Business Administrator your role would be to provide administrative support to key areas of the business.

Your key accountabilities would be to:

  • Ensure all daily tasks are completed
  • Support the clinical/surgery/admin and customer service teams with day to day activities
  • Comply with P2U operations procedure and meet internal targets
  • Adhere to all legal, ethical, professional and company requirements
  • Working within a high-volume environment
  • Meeting set targets for individuals and team to meet business targets
  • Working with key teams across the business (customer service, purchasing, operations & pharmacists
  • Ensuring that the workplace remains fun, relaxed and friendly

Pharmacy2U also offer a range of fantastic benefits to its employees, such as:

  • Contributory pension (discounted insurance Aviva*)
  • Employee discount site
  • 25% Discount on staff health and beauty purchases
  • Social events throughout the year
  • Park Life Membership (exclusive offers and discounts for The Springs, Leeds)
  • Free onsite parking and refreshments
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • 25 days annual leave increasing with service plus bank holidays

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Numerate
  • IT literate (used It systems and is quick to learn)
  • Ability to use Excel at basic level
  • Demonstrate drive, initiative and proactivity in role
  • Proven ability to work both as part of a bigger team and individually
  • Ability to prioritise and organise tasks and workload
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Display high level of accuracy

Personal qualities

  • Be a good team player and proactively help fellow team members (and those in other teams) when they are busier
  • Ambitious to learn and develop their career
  • Tenacity and will to win
  • Demonstrate professional conduct and respect for others at all times, both Pharmacy2U colleagues and our suppliers and partners
  • Demonstrate a patient first approach at all times and strives to exceed patient expectations

Desired qualifications

GCSE or equivalent in maths and English Grade D/3 or above.

Future prospects

This role is temporary for the duration of the apprenticeship but will become permanent if the apprenticeship is completed and all other aspects of performance are satisfactory upon completion.

Things to consider

The vacancy will close early if enough applications are received so apply today to avoid disappointment.


About the employer

Pharmacy2U is the UK's first and largest online pharmacy, we're a market leader in the pharmacy world, helping over 300,000 patients in England manage their NHS repeat prescriptions from request through to delivery.

For 20 years, we have used cutting-edge technology alongside our UK-based pharmacists, dispensing specialists and customer care advisers to help improve the lives of patients.

Our Leeds-based central dispensing facility is distributing medication to patients at a rate of over 500,000 items per month.

Pharmacy2U won the Amazon Growing Business of the Year Award 2018! The award marks a phenomenal year of growth and patient endorsement with a 5 star ‘excellent’ rating on Trustpilot from over 100,000 patients.

Employer

PHARMACY2U LIMITED

Address

Unit 4B

Leeds

LS14 2LA

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Training

Training provider

BABCOCK TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited

Contact

Liam Pennington 01704502235 liam.pennington@babcockinternational.com

  • Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard


Apprenticeship standards are aimed at developing skills within the Apprentices’ chosen career route, each standard has set knowledge, skills and behaviours required to be successful within the job role. This will include the completion of functional skills in maths and English.

Once you have completed a minimum of 12 months training and the employer and Babcock’s Regional trainer confirm you have met all the requirements of the standard you will be put through to the End Point Assessment. The End Point Assessment is independent from the training and includes a variety of assessment methods which test the skills and knowledge of apprentices to ensure you are fully competent in your role.

As an Apprentice you will be supported throughout the apprenticeship by a structured programme of teaching, e-learning, face to face training and workplace mentoring; this will encourage and help you to meet the requirements of the new standards and will prepare you for the End Point Assessment.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Oct 2021