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Recruitment Apprentice Eddie Stobart

We are looking to recruit a Recruitment Apprentice within our internal recruitment team. As one of the biggest transport and logistics providers in the UK, we offer a wide range of career opportunities at various levels, from Class 1 HGV Drivers through to central functions including finance, IT, Customer Service HR and operational support.

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Closing date: 07 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 08:00 - 17:00

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    13 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    29 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

As our Recruitment Apprentice you will have excellent verbal, written and numeracy skills. You will be able to work independently towards deadlines, identifying priorities, whilst working in an organised and efficient manner.

You will have good IT skills, skilled in using Microsoft Word and Excel packages.

It is essential that you are able to work appropriately with confidential and sensitive information.

  • Understand internal recruitment processes including approval, advertising and selection process
  • Understand the legal, regulatory and ethical requirements and appropriate codes of practice when resourcing
  • Understand and report market conditions, especially within our sector
  • Understand how to initiate, build and maintain relationships with candidates and internal stakeholders
  • Understand job briefs and write adverts in line with company procedures
  • Monitor responses to adverts reviewing applications to ensure they meet minimum criteria
  • Process applications following company procedures in a timely manner liaising with applicants and hiring managers throughout
  • Contribute ideas towards the overall recruitment strategy identifying new ways of working to bring efficiencies to the team and processes

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • IT skills, skilled in using Microsoft Word and Excel packages.

Personal qualities

  • Work independently towards deadlines
  • Identify priorities,
  • Have an organised and efficient manner.

Desired qualifications

A good standard of maths and English is desirable

Future prospects

Full time position for the right candidate after successful completion of apprenticeship

About the employer

Initially formed in 1970 by our eponymous founder Edward Stobart, we have come a long way to become one of the UK’s most well-known companies in the supply chain sector.

Now operating some 2,700 vehicles, c5,000 trailers and 43 operating centres throughout the UK and Europe, employing c6,600 people, we provide our services to a range of national and international customers. We’re recognised for our high levels of service and significant base of long-term relationships with blue chip customers.


Eddie Stobart


Eddie Stobart

Langford Way



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Macclesfield College


Maxim Business Training 01625 410000

Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship Qualification

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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