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Business Administration Apprentice Boxer

We are looking for an apprentice to join our Product & Operations team on a full time position in Leeds. We take risks and can be wild, and that makes us interesting. We want all gifts to create an impact. Gifts should be fun, wild, quirky, and interesting. Above all be better than what has come before!

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Closing date: 06 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £161.25

    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

    Monday to Thursday 9 – 5 Friday 9 to 4.30

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    13 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    27 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001743688

  • Positions

    1 available

What will you be doing at Boxer Gifts:

  • Supporting the product development and operations team; investigating, selecting, developing, and delivering specific product ranges for the gift & toy market.
  • Ongoing analysis of trends in the market place and identifying changes in demand in order to maximize profits. Collating reports & presenting them back to rest of the business.
  • Completion of product specification internally with accurate information. Managing for new and existing product listings and inventory.
  • Insight into pricing models across the business and implementing new price changes to existing product listings. 
  • Manage critical path for new ranges, inputting and amending key dates.
  • Liaising with UK and overseas suppliers to check progress and ensuring product arrives on time.
  • Placing and following up orders within the UK and overseas factories.
  • Creation and communication of specific shipping requirements including carton marking information for all client.
  • Sample requests / chasing, manage sample system & sample room organization. Including the management of the showroom stock and displays.
  • Product QC management and support to supply partners to ensure quality is to a high standard; includes gold seal images/ QC report chasing & approvals with support from line manager.

 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Enthusiastic and fun
  • Eye for attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Be willing to go the extra mile to make great gifts stand out instore and online
  • Be innovative and creative but also able to ‘crack on’ and get the job done

Desired qualifications

5 GCSE's at C or above, including maths and English. 

Future prospects

Progression with the employer


About the employer

  • At Boxer Gifts, we design and develop great gift products and publish a fun range of books which are supplied to retailers around the world.

Employer

Boxer

Address

Swinnow Lane

Leeds

LS13 4BS

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Training

Training provider

BABINGTON BUSINESS COLLEGE LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babington Business College

Contact

Rosie Lyon rosie.lyon@babington.co.uk

Business administration level 3 apprenticeship

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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