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Business Administrator Apprenticeship DIA SYSTEMS LIMITED

DIA SYSTEMS LIMITED, based in Peacehaven are recruiting for a Business Administration Apprentice. The role will be varied and involves working under the supervision of the Sales Director in conjunction with other staff to maintain existing customers, source new customers and to deal with orders. The ideal candidate will be motivated and ambitious.

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Closing date: 26 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 09.00 till 17.30

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Working alongside the Sales Director and his team.

You will be responsible for sourcing leads

Generating new business with existing clients

Account management

Actively seeking out all business opportunities and closing business over the telephone.

You will raise orders as appropriate.

Opportunities to travel and meet customers may also be available along with representation of the company and national or international trade fairs.

You will acquire an intricate knowledge of our products and market and deal frequently with companies internationally and nationally, including household name chains, directly or indirectly.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

You will be computer literate, ideally with MS Office and CRM systems. Knowledge of Sage 50 will be advantageous. Most importantly you will have the focus and desire to move the business forward at all times.

Personal qualities

The ideal candidate will be of strong character & personality self-motivated, hungry, ambitious and have the ability to work under pressure, able to use own initiative with a pro-active approach for day to day tasks.

Desired qualifications

GCSE Maths and English advantageous

Future prospects

Steady increase in salary and commission earned for successful candidate working alongside the Sales Director.


Things to consider

Free Parking available outside the office.

Pension Scheme

4 weeks’ holiday plus Public Holidays.

About the employer

We supply aluminium profile and steel fixings to the shopfitting industry.

Supply is either direct to well known chains or to shopfitters, nationally and internationally, in Europe and across the world.


The business has been trading for 25 years and many of our products are specifically our own intellectual property.




Dayton House

Bolney Avenue


BN10 8HF

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Sussex Coast College Hastings


Debbie Baldock-Apps 07971711253

East Sussex College will provide the apprenticeship standard which will include the Diploma and Functional Skills if required.


East Sussex College will ensure Health & Safety, and Equality & Diversity.


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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