Business Administration Apprentice Ultraframe

This vacancy is for a Business Administration Apprentice based in Clitheroe,Lancashire. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to undertake valuable work experience whilst gaining on the job qualifications. General Administration duties including answering of phone calls and emails, filing, photocopying and shredding.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £131.25

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    TBC at the interview

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    11 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    23 Mar 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001192797

  • Positions

    3 available

We are looking for three apprentices to join the UK's market leading conservatory roofing designer and manufacturer based at our Head Office in Clitheroe.

  • The successful applicant will have the opportunity to undertake valuable work experience whilst gaining on the job qualifications.
  • The roles will cover all areas of our business administration including Customer first, part sales, planning and improvement.
  • During your apprenticeship you will have the opportunity to learn about, customer service, quotes, technical roof drawing,  processing or manual and electronic orders, manufacturing processes, operations and production planning.
  • The roles will provide a fantastic insight into the day to day operation of a very busy, office and factory.

Key Skills Required:

  • Good IT skills, preferably knowledge of Microsoft Office System.
  • Great attention to and an eye for detail.
  • Good Communication Skills both verbal and written.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

To be a Business Administration Apprentice, you will need to possess a range of qualities:

  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • A confident and positive attitude
  • Word processing skills
  • Good verbal communication and listening skills
  • Ability to follow instructions and organise yourself to complete tasks fully and on time
  • Ability to use initiative to think through problems to find solutions
  • Literate with good written communication
  • Ability to check for accuracy and give attention to detail
  • Ability to answer, speak confidently and take messages on the phone
  • Knowledge of spread sheets, word processing and databases
  • Ability to use initiative
  • Calm under pressure
  • Motivated
  • Good personal organisation
  • Team worker

Personal qualities

  • The ability to work as an individual as well as part of a team and be respectful to team members at all times.
  • Be an excellent communicator at all levels, via telephone and face to face.
  • Be able to use their own initiative.

Qualifications required

  • Minimum of 3 GCSEs at Grade A-C including English or equivalent
  • Good IT skills, preferably knowledge of Microsoft Office System.
  • Great attention to and attention to detail.
  • Good communication Skills both verbal and written.

Future prospects

Upon successful completion of NVQ Levels 2 & 3 in business administration there is potential for a permanent contract to be offered. The opportunities in the world of business are endless. Many apprentices start in business administration, customer service or accountancy, which are great stepping stones into lots of exciting careers. You can go on to specialise in a particular field and into management. You will find people who started in administration working in all professional areas and at all levels. If you are good at IT, have good attention to detail and enjoy working with others then a Business Apprenticeship could give your career a great start.

Things to consider

Please do not contact company direct. PLEASE NOTE; we reserve the right to close any vacancies from further applications when we have received a suitable number of applications from which to make a shortlist. Please ensure you apply ASAP if you wish to be considered for this role.

About the employer

Ultraframe is acknowledged as the world leader in the design and manufacture of conservatory roofing systems.

Employer

Ultraframe

Address

Enterprise Works

Salthill Road

Clitheroe

BB7 1PE

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Training provider

  • BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration, QCF
  • Functional Skills, Level 1 - Maths , ICT and English
  • Employer Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
  • Dependant on the job role there maybe the opportunity to commence onto the Advanced Apprenticeship
     

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

TRAINING 2000 LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Training 2000 Ltd

Contact

Isha Jamaal


Employer's Application Instructions

Please can you apply online at www.training2000.co.uk quoting the reference number of the vacancy you are interested in. If you have already applied online please call 01254 546 59 and we can add the vacancy to your current application form.


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Aug 2017