Coronavirus (COVID-19): to find out how we can support you with your apprenticeship including if you have been affected by redundancy, read our updated information.

Business Administration Apprentice Mash Media Group Ltd

A fantastic opportunity with Mash Media Group Ltd. An apprentice is required to assist the Finance team in the effective running of the department in order to maximise the sales team’s performance and productivity.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 14 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,000.00 - £15,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 9am to 5:30pm. Due to the nature of the industry, please be aware that you may be required to work outside these hours to support the team at events.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    03 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Position in Organisation

  • Reports to the Business Reporting Officer, Management Accountant & Finance Director
  • Liaises with employees at all levels within the organisation

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assisting in the Sales Administration Process
  • Assisting the Sales Ledger Supervisor in the credit control process
  • Assisting the Business Reporting Officer in the preparation of monthly reports
  • Preparing and communicating daily KPI reports
  • Coordinating travel for sales staff
  • Maintaining and ordering office stationery
  • To undertake ad hoc tasks as required from time to time

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Computer literate – especially Excel
  • Good memory and multi-tasking
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Working under pressure and with the unexpected (ad-hoc work)
  • Time efficiency and initiative


Personal qualities

  • Good at working alone and as a team
  • Good attention to detail
  • Positive attitude/genuine enthusiasm
  • Willing to learn
  • Ability to take instructions
  • Reliable
  • Punctual

Desired qualifications

5 GCSEs (or equivalent) grades A*-C (9-4) including English and maths.

Future prospects

Full time employment opportunity and future career development is on offer as reward for the right candidate.

Things to consider

This is a fasttrack Business Administration Level 3 Standard Apprenticeship, some self study time will be required.

Safeguarding, Prevent & Equal Opportunities:

Let Me Play, LMP Education and Sporting Education are committed to anti-discrimination and equal opportunities for all.  We are equally committed to Safer Recruitment Policies, Safeguarding, the Prevent Duty and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. To achieve our commitment, we will ensure continuous development and improvement of robust safeguarding processes and procedures that promote a culture of safeguarding amongst our staff and volunteers.

For more information on the ANMW, please visit:

About the employer

Mash Media is the largest and most inclusive media company in the global events industry. Our portfolio of products covers every sector of the industry, from exhibitions and trade fairs, through conference and brand events, and into outdoor events and festivals.

We talk to event professionals around the world, every day through our print and online publications. We also meet them face to face, via our live events and exhibitions; Mash Media owns three of the biggest event based exhibitions in the UK.

This means that everyday Mash Media is providing forums for events professionals to benchmark, develop, share, learn and sell through our brands.


Mash Media Group Ltd


Second Floor

Kingston Upon Thames


You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training provider

Let Me Play Ltd

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Let Me Play Ltd


Lauren Johnson 07837870008

  • Business Administrator Standard (Level 3)

The qualification aims to grow your existing skillset in the following key areas:

What you will cover:

  • Business Support Services
  • Project Management
  • Supporting the organisation of events
  • Customer Service
  • Developing IT skills
  • Telephone skills
  • Managing information and data
  • Marketing support

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.