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Business Administrator Apprentice Langley Alloys Ltd

Langley Alloys are looking for a Level 3 Business Admin apprentice to support office-based activities. Expect to be supported by our knowledgeable, informal team, but to be challenged as part of your personal and professional development in a dynamic environment.

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Closing date: 11 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Mon - Thurs 8:30am - 5pm, Fri 8:30am - 4pm

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    18 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Key accountabilities:

As part of the Internal Sales team;

  • Responding to customer enquiries via telephone and email
  • Generating quotations for existing customers
  • Creating new accounts and loading orders
  • Reviewing order progress to ensure successful completion

As part of the Quality function;

  • Review accuracy of supplier paperwork
  • Entering product information into our ERP system

As part of the Operations function;

  • Seek shipping quotations
  • Generate despatch notes
  • Release orders to Warehouse
  • Collate delivery packs and transmit to customers

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • IT competent, to use our back-office system, MS Office, spreadsheets
  • High degree of numeracy, confident dealing with numbers
  • Positive communication skills and good telephone manner

Personal qualities

  • Self-confident
  • Resilient, to respond to varied nature of incoming enquiries
  • Team-worker, to work successfully as part of a growing business
  • Flexibility, to adapt to changing business priorities
  • Attention to detail

Desired qualifications

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

Future prospects

As a growing company, completion of the apprenticeship could lead to a permanent position for the right person

About the employer

Established in 1938 Langley Alloys is a leading supplier of high performance metallic materials including Super Duplex Stainless Steels, Austenitic Stainless Steels, Nickel Alloys, High Strength Cupronickels, Cupronickels and Aluminium Bronze. We currently operate from our head office in the UK In Newcastle, we also have facilities in the US & Singapore.


Langley Alloys Ltd


Unit 504-506

Lowfield Drive The Wharf



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Training provider

Newcastle-under-Lyme College & Stafford College

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Newcastle-under-Lyme College & Stafford College


The Apprenticeship Hub 01782 254287

  • Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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