Business Administration Assistant Apprentice OFFICEPRO DIRECT LTD

OfficePro Direct is looking to recruit a hardworking and ambitious administrator to join their organisation.

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

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Closing date: 22 Nov 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    30 hrs p/w 9.30 - 4.00pm Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    24 Mar 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

To provide Office admin support for the team, including:

  • Taking calls from clients, suppliers, partners and customers
  • Directing calls and answering queries as appropriate.
  • Sending and answering emails from company contacts and partners
  • Using the organisation specific database.
  • Composing and sending letters
  • Organising meetings and greeting visitors for the directors
  • Occasionally helping in the picking/packing area at busy times

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

The post holder will be able to demonstrate strong organisational and team working skills. They will have a good general knowledge of ICT packages and demonstrate a good level of spoken and written literacy.

Personal qualities

1)Punctual, organised, able to meet deadlines at a busy time, accurate. 2)Professional with a good telephone manner. Organised and able to work on own initiative and organise their own workload. A team player.

Qualifications required

A*-D Maths and English at GCSE desirable but not essential (or equivalent).

Future prospects

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

Things to consider

Candidate must be able to travel to the workplace according to working hours.

About the employer

Officepro Direct are based in the Basford area of Nottingham and supply a huge selection of Packaging Supplies & Mobile Accessories.




Church View Business Park Unit 5

Church Street

Old Basford



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Training provider

Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business Administration Level 2 - 12 months • Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration • Functional Skills English, Maths and ICT Level 1 if required This apprenticeship is 1 day per week at the college term time only 9am - 5pm with the other days based at the work place.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Central College Nottingham


Jenni Walker

Other information

The current National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. * Please note that anyone under the age of 18 will only work a maximum of 40 hours per week. Any role which exceeds these hours on advert will be amended accordingly to fall in line with the legislation * * Please note if the successful applicant is found prior to the closing date the vacancy maybe withdrawn early* This apprenticeship is work based learning therefore most of the time you will be working at the employer's address. Depending on your training you will only need to attend college in Nottingham for initial assessments, enrolment and a few other rare occasions.

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link provided to apply. If you require assistance with applying for this Apprenticeship please contact us on 0115 9457260 or email on

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

Apply now

Closing date: 22 Nov 2017