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Business Administration Apprentice NEVIS RESOURCES LIMITED

To work in a trading office environment to develop accurate administration skills, with attention to detail, which will assist the apprentice to complete their qualification and progress in their career in the future.

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Closing date: 30 Jan 2022

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

    Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    30 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • General clerical duties include
  • Contacting hauliers by email to obtain competitive haulage prices 
  • Organising collection and delivery of goods
  • Inputting data into the companies cloud based databases
  • Writing job task manuals
  • Auditing stock levels electronically
  • Generating monthly legislative reports
  • Maintaining filing systems
  • Scanning documents
  • Handle requests for information and data
  • Resolve administrative problems and enquiries
  • Manage and prepare emails
  • Update company website and advertising

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Attention to detail and good concentration skills needed
  • Good communication skills
  • Good understanding of Microsoft packages

Personal qualities

  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately
  • Polite and friendly telephone manner
  • Can do attitude

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE in maths and English at grades 9-4 / A*-C (or equivalent)

Future prospects

  • Possibility of a permanent position upon the completion of the apprenticeship

Things to consider

  • If your application is successful you will be expected to attend a 1-1 interview with ITEC's Apprentice Team via telephone

About the employer

Nevis Resources is a scrap plastics and paper trading company specialising in the purchase and sale of recyclable plastics and paper grades. Recycling is our passion and our primary aim is to divert plastic and packaging waste from landfill and incineration by being a vital link in the recycling process. We buy and sell materials such as LDPE, HDPE, PET, PP, PVC, Mixed Plastics, Cardboard and Paper.

This material is then supplied to our partners in the UK, Europe and further afield. With over 40 years combined experience in the waste industry, we aim to serve as your professional, competent, and reliable partner in business. Should you require any further information on our services, to discuss pricing, or to arrange a site visit, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our professional and welcoming staff are always on hand to offer you support and advice on all of your recycling needs.




Innovation House Number 30

Longfield Road

Bishop Auckland

DL14 6XB

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Itec North East Limited


Kirsty Haden-Collier 07881377824

Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Via your ITEC tutor and on-the-job training, you'll get the opportunity to learn:

  • IT
  • Record and document production
  • Decision making 
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Communication
  • Quality
  • Planning and organisation
  • Project management
  • Relevant regulation
  • Policies
  • External environment factors

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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