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Business Administrator Apprenticeship SEA KARGO LTD

This is an ideal opportunity for those who are interested in business admin. You’ll be expected to turn your hand to various jobs whilst maintaining a professional attitude at all times. Earning £200 per week, apply now!

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Closing date: 03 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £250.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.00am - 4.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    14 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    26 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001813694

  • Positions

    1 available

The warehouse and office based on Felixstowe docks are a major part of the company’s operation. A large amount of the business runs through these locations and numerous admin and operators are required to keep up with the constant demand and flow of work. From unloading containers and trucks, lifting off and on containers for storage, palletising and wrapping stock, regular stock checks, and all the administrative tasks required to complete and invoice all the work accordingly. The administrative jobs is what this job role is focused on and includes a variety of tasks such as:

  • Meeting and greeting drivers at the reception desk, completing and providing them with the relevant documents and providing instructions accordingly
  • Speaking to clients via email and telephone
  • Creating and updating jobs in our system accordingly
  • Creating invoices and sending them to the relevant contacts
  • Updating spreadsheets
  • General customs service

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to make efficient use of resources
  • High level of motivation
  • Self driven
  • Good social skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Good Numeracy and Literacy skills

Personal qualities

  • Great customer service skills.
  • Sound knowledge of Microsoft and Excel packages
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a small and busy team
  • Responsible
  • Punctual
  • Efficient
  • Be able to use your own initiative
  • Excellent telephone manner

Desired qualifications

A* - C at GCSE level for Maths, English and Science.

Future prospects

Progression opportunities are available upon completion of the apprenticeship. 

Things to consider

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

SeaKargo Ltd is a UK International Freight Forwarder. We provide international sea and road freight forwarding services to and from the UK. We offers a wide range of services, such as international shipping of cars, motorcycles, RVs, trailers, caravans, boats and general freight, specialising in general Cargo shipping from the far East and worldwide vehicle shipping.

Employer

SEA KARGO LTD

Address

Weighbridge, Stonegrove House

Stonegrove Road

FELIXSTOWE

IP11 3SU

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Training

Training provider

KEY TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Key Training Ltd

Contact

Olivia Park 07507 76781 olivia.park@keytraining.co.uk

  • On the job training
  • Functional skills in English and Maths if needed
  • Level 2 customer service qualification

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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