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Business Administration Apprentice S&J European Haulage Ltd

This is an exciting Apprenticeship for someone who is confident and would like to grow within a busy haulage company, have varied responsibilities and work towards the L3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard. If you are organised, willing and committed; then this is the apprenticeship for you.

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Closing date: 10 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday: 9am to 4pm (1 hour break)

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    24 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    23 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available


  • Booking in and out of Warehouse stock
  • Liaise with customers on Stock levels and delivery information
  • Assist in compiling payroll information
  • Assist in the entry of purchase information
  • Sending out of account information to customers
  • Liaise with the warehouse and operations department
  • Provide support for the Finance Director and Senior Directors

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good attention to detail
  • Professional

Personal qualities

  • A willingness to learn and develop new skills
  • Hard working with a good work ethic and self-motivated
  • Polite, honest and reliable
  • Desire to learn how a business operates
  • Flexible towards both your work and working hours
  • Candidate must be punctual

Desired qualifications

GCSE Grade C/4 including English and Maths or equivalent is desirable

Future prospects

Potential opportunity for a permanent role within the company following successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Additional training to take place at Loughborough College to develop knowledge, skills, and behaviours to accordance to this Apprenticeship. Please ensure you are able to travel before applying.

Loughborough College has the right to close this vacancy before the end date.

About the employer

Started in 1980 by husband-and-wife team Steve and Jane Haines with just a single van, S&J European Haulage has grown to a fleet of 40 vehicles, from tail lift vans up to articulated trailers. Over three decades later, with Jane now joined by their children Matt and Sarah, we continue to be a forward thinking, family company. We offer dedicated vehicles and groupage all around the UK and as an owner member of Palletline, the UK’s most dependable pallet distribution network, we deliver time sensitive, next day or economy deliveries throughout the UK.

Our specialist service to Ireland allows us to offer faster than airfreight deliveries to Ireland. Utilising partnerships built up over many decades, we deliver freight to destinations all over Europe. Our instant access online portal allows customers to book consignments and view proof of deliveries online.

Our customers value our reliable, cost effective and easy to use service. They also value the close working relationship that we build with them, far beyond the standard supplier/buyer relationship. We work with our customers to find tailor made solutions for their distribution requirements, underpinned by our commitment to a friendly, quality performance.


S&J European Haulage Ltd


Asfordby Business Park

Welby Road

Melton Mowbray

LE14 3JL

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Loughborough College


Richenda Gordon-Pullar


  • L3 Apprenticeship Standard in Business Administrator
  • Functional Skills Level 2 in English and maths (if required)


End-Point Assessment (EPA)

  • Knowledge test
  • Portfolio based interview
  • Project presentation


Delivery Method

  • 14 sessions delivered at Loughborough (Thurs AM)
  • Online portfolio to update with learning and development completed onsite
  • Diarised visits from dedicated Trainer/Assessor
  • Attendance to Loughborough College for Functional Skills (if required)

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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