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Apprentice Administrator PONTRILAS SAWMILLS LIMITED

We are looking for someone who wishes to join our busy sales department and help us achieve our goals.

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Closing date: 06 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.40

    Wages explained

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

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:30pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    17 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001846145

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include but not limited to:

  • Acting as a point of contact for customers via email and phone in relation to orders, products and deliveries
  • Maintain and update sales and customer records
  • Process customer orders
  • General office duties including filing and archiving

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Computer literate
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programmes desired but not essential

Personal qualities

  • Team player
  • Enthusiastic
  • Positive attitude

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

Upon completion of the business administration apprenticeship, a full-time position may be offered.

Things to consider

Rural location - The candidate must ensure they travel to work in a safe and timely manner.


About the employer

An established family-owned group of Company’s based in Pontrilas, Hereford with over 50 years’ experience in the timber industry.

Employer

PONTRILAS SAWMILLS LIMITED

Address

The Saw Mills

Hereford

HR2 0BE

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Training

Training provider

HEREFORDSHIRE GROUP TRAINING ASSOCIATION LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Herefordshire Group Training Association

Contact

Hayley Grismond 01432 377010 hayley.grismond@hwgta.org

Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship standard.

Training through HWGTA normally comprises of five days per week in company with one day release as and when required at our Training Centre at Holmer Road, doing an appropriate course of study. Functional Skills in maths and English (if required).

A monthly monitoring visit in company will also take place, during which we make ourselves available for discussion about any special training that may be useful to you, and to identify and resolve problems if they arise.

At the end of your training period, you will be put through to an end point assessment with an external verifier where you will showcase and evidence your knowledge, skills, and behaviours.

In addition, the training programme includes an optional 5-day team building residential course, usually held in April/May each year.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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