IT User Apprenticeship Beaconplus

Beaconplus are looking to take on an IT User Apprentice, this is a fantastic opportunity to work for an established management consultancy business.

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Closing date: 28 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £150.00

  • Working week

    Monday -Friday, shifts to be discussed at interview

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    13 Jan 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001157326

  • Positions

    4 available

Beaconplus is a young and growing company, which offers plenty of scope for progression.

The successful candidate will initially embark on an IT User/Specialist Apprenticeship, initial duties will include:

  • Working bespoke company software
  • Entering financial data onto computer
  • Providing management reporting stats when requested
  • Analysing bespoke and spreadsheet data
  • Liaising with intercompany departments
  • Communicating internally, occasional via tele & email
  • Helping to resolve client account issues
  • Occasional Filing
  • Answering telephone

Dependent on the performance and following the successful completion of the apprenticeship process, the job role may be expanded with a wage rate being significantly increased.

The majority of the staff that the company have employed via the apprenticeship scheme has been offered permanent jobs and has progressed onto the NVQ level 3 qualification.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Organised
  • Hardworking
  • Good communication/writing skills.- Good English
  • Ability to analyse data
  • Good organisation and planning skills
  • Work well as part of a team
  • Interest in computers
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Good attention to detail
  • IT Literate

Personal qualities

  • Pleasant and friendly team player
  • Enthusiastic
  • Keen to improve and learn new skills
  • Friendly
  • Keen and Reliable
  • Good Timekeeper

Qualifications required

GCSE English & Maths Grade A-C preferred or equivalent.

Future prospects

Full time position considered for the right person following successful completion of the apprenticeship process based on company finances at the time.

Things to consider

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.40 per hour from 1st October 2016. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

About the employer

Beaconplus are a management consultancy providing our clients with cost management services. Our services cover a wide range of business expenses, including telecommunications (fixed lines, data and mobile phones), energy, water and business rates. We perform detailed analysis for our clients and prepare recommendations for how they can become more cost effective. Our aim is to provide a high level of service to our clients and minimise their ongoing costs.

Employer

Beaconplus

Address

Haig Road

Parkgate Industrial Estate

Knutsford

WA16 8XZ

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Training provider

  • IT Application Specialist Level 2
  • Functional Skills where required
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Apprenticeship framework

IT Application Specialist

Training provider

TOTAL PEOPLE LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Total People Ltd


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Closing date: 28 Oct 2017