Administrative Apprentice GSF Car Parts

Do you have commitment, passion and drive to succeed? Do you have an eye for detail, a methodical approach to work and the ability to work as part of a team? Then it’s time you considered a career with GSF Car Parts.

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

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Closing date: 07 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £138.25

    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

    39.5 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 39.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    24 Mar 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001194318

  • Positions

    1 available

GSF are recruiting Apprentice Administrator working at their busy Birmingham branch. This is an exciting opportunity to join a company with over 70 stores where the sky is the limit for career progression.

If you are interested in administration, have an eye for detail and are good at solving problems and working as part of a dynamic team, this is the ideal role for you.

Working with individuals across the branch you will be expected to:

  • Ensure all branch administration is completed accurately and timely.
  • Ensure all administration tasks are carried out in line with company procedures including filing and document completion checks.
  • Assist in branch banking procedures on a daily basis to ensure client credit payments are met, debt is minimised, stock is booked and credits are issued.

This is an opportunity not to be missed with progression opportunities around every corner for the right candidate.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent, administrative, IT and organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Polite, calm and approachable persona
  • Must be a team player
  • Must have flexible ‘can do’ approach

Personal qualities

  • Attention to detail
  • Tenacity
  • Organised
  • Confident

Qualifications required

Maths and English GCSE A-C (or equivalent level qualification) preferred.

Must successfully meet the Initial Assessment requirements for the qualification framework by the Training Provider.

Future prospects

Full training will be given in this challenging and varied role to ensure that the apprentice has the skills and expertise to become a permanent member of GSF.

Things to consider

This apprenticeship requires you to get to work every day in a timely manner. If you need to pay to travel to work, you must consider how much this will cost in relation to your apprenticeship wage. This apprenticeship will be delivered in partnership with Learning Skills Partnership. Your applications will be submitted and processed by Learning Skills Partnership in conjunction with the employer. Learning Skills Partnership aims to improve skills, improve knowledge and develop the performance of individuals.

About the employer

GSF Car Parts is one of the UK's largest branded motor factor businesses, and since September 2015, we've been part of The Parts Alliance too. Belonging to the Parts Alliance trading group brings us into a collective network of over 300 branches, further strengthening the competitive position of the business. GSF Car Parts still operates independently within the Parts Alliance directly employing over 1,000 staff in a network of 69 branches across the UK and Ireland, as well as two major distribution centres at Birmingham and Heathrow and three Regional Distribution Centres.’

Employer

GSF Car Parts

Address

Riga Wharf

Bristol Road

Gloucester

GL2 5DH

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Training provider

Level 2 in Business and Administration

This apprenticeship is delivered through work based learning; this means that all training is done at the workplace eliminating the need to attend college. The successful candidate will be allocated an assessor who will visit on site every 4-6 weeks and deliver all of the training to gain the qualification and provide the resources to complete work between visits.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

LEARNING SKILLS PARTNERSHIP LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Learning Skills Partnership

Contact

Maddy Balkham 01482 338844 Maddy.balkham@learningskillspartnership.com


Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply for this vacancy using the Get My First Job website. If you have any issues with applying please email Maddy.Balkham@learningskillspartnership.com or call 01482 338844.


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

Apply now

Closing date: 07 Sep 2017