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Business Administration Apprentice Select Solar Ltd

We are a small Solar Panel company based in a rural part of Upminster, Essex. We design, supply and install solar and battery equipment for on and off grid applications. We specialise in designing bespoke solar systems which include kits for motor homes, boats, caravans and any other remote locations where there are no mains electricity supply.

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Closing date: 15 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm (1 hour lunch break)

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    18 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

This is an exciting opportunity to develop your Social Media, administration and Accounting skills as follows: 

  • Update and maintain companies Social Media profile  
  • Manage companies 3 websites
  • Use SAGE accounting application
  • Processing orders from websites, direct and amazon
  • Sales Analytics
  • Marketing Projects
  • Respond to emails 
  • Answer telephone calls and enquiries

You will be required to regularly update our social media including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Linkedin and YouTube.  You will manage our website to include updating products, writing descriptions, implementing images, adding stories, checking stock and dealing with suppliers.  Using our SAGE accounting applications you will produce Purchase Orders, Invoices, Delivery Notes.  Data Management and Analysis. Stock Control. Liaising with Suppliers.  Dealing with import and export duties from overseas.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good understanding of Social Media platforms.
  • Knowledge of SAGE accounting advantage
  • Knowledge of Microsoft office

Personal qualities

  • Punctual and Reliable.
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Good eye for detail

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE's in English and maths (Grades 9-4 or A-C) or Level 2 Functional Skills.

Future prospects

Possible permanent position after successful completion of the apprenticeship (based on employer's needs at that time).

Things to consider

  • This position would ideally suit someone who can drive due to the location of the company.

About the employer

Select Solar Ltd designs, supplies and installs solar and battery equipment for on and off grid applications.


Select Solar Ltd


Sullens Farm

Sunnings Lane


RM14 2DQ

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Training provider

New City College

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by New City College


Sarah Clayton 0330 1359000

  • Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship.
  • Skills, Knowledge and Behaviours.
  • Day release to attend college at either our Havering (RM11 2LL) or Hackney (N1 6HQ) campus.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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