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Level 3 Apprentice Business Administrator in Wednesbury Righton & Blackburns Limited

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join our Head Office team in both Wednesbury and Kingswinford. We are looking for an individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment where no two days are the same.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 18 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday. Times TBC.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    26 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

This important role requires accuracy and an attention to detail. In exchange, we can offer a structured development programme with a range of benefits. Full training and support will be provided through the Business Administration Apprenticeship Programme.

Righton Blackburns is a market leading specialist metals and plastics stockholder and distributor. We have been a trusted supply partner for premium quality products for over 100 years. We supply products to a wide variety of customers and markets; including aerospace & defence, precision engineering and architecture.

We are currently looking to recruit a Business Administrator within our busy Head Office function. Reporting into the L&D/Marketing Manager, this exciting role is crucial to the smooth running of the site. The successful applicant will support both the MD & L&D/Marketing Manager.

Although every day is different, typical duties will include:

  • Providing high quality administrative support to the Managing Director
  • Creating and updating information on the Company learning management system
  • Preparing internal marketing communications
  • Undertaking various administrative duties

The role is Monday – Friday, hours to be agreed (full time but applications considered for a minimum of 30 hours). In exchange, we offer a salary of £6.45 per hour and a number of benefits including 20 days annual leave and access to our LifeWorks benefits platform.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • The role requires an effective team player who can play a proactive role in associated tasks, have the ability to manage multiple activities and successfully deliver within set deadlines whilst managing their own time and prioritising work effectively
  • Attention to detail
  • Eagerness to learn
  • Approachable
  • Reliable
  • Computer literate
  • Good communicator both in person and on the phone
  • Enthusiastic

Personal qualities

  • Bright
  • Confident personality
  • Well presented
  • Highly personable
  • Flexible
  • Mature approach with ability to work unsupervised

Desired qualifications

GCSE maths and English preferred but not essential.

Future prospects

Development is at the heart of Righton Blackburns and we are proud of the learning and development opportunities we provide. We are keen to develop our talented team and provide opportunities to progress. This is an entry level role with the opportunity to develop and build a long-term career.

Things to consider

Due to the location of the role, which is based between Wednesbury and Kingswinford, own transport would be beneficial.

About the employer

Righton Blackburns offers a busy but fun environment to work within. The current team has many years experience and would welcome a new member to the team by offering exceptional support. The company offers first class training and there is a genuine desire to progress and promote internally.


Righton & Blackburns Limited


Unit 6

Parkway House


WS10 7WP

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by HIT Training Ltd


Clare Watson 02392 981724

  • Level 3 Business Administrator
  • Functional skills maths and English (if required)

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the GetMyFirstJob website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to GetMyFirstJob you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 18 Feb 2022