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Business Admin Apprentice THE GEORGIAN BAR COMPANY LTD

This vacancy is for a Business Administrator Apprentice based in Preston. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to undertake valuable work experience whilst gaining on the job qualifications.

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Closing date: 28 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,620.00

    Wage £5 - £8 per hour (dependant on experience)

  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday - 9am - 5pm Friday - 9am - 4pm Break: 45mins lunch

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    07 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    23 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000047589

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our team.
Duties will include:

  • Sales order processing (inputting orders onto Sage and ensuring smooth despatch and monitoring for all orders)
  • Communicate with customers via email and telephone in regards to stock shortages and order updates
  • Assisting warehouse in preparing orders for despatch (printing picking lists, delivery notes and product labels)
  • Monitoring back orders and stock
  • Preparing & despatching orders leaving via the post
  • Liaising with our courier
  • Answering the telephone and dealing with customer queries
  • Excellent customer service & communication
  • Assisting with general office administration

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration, QCF
  • (Functional Skills, Level 2 - Maths, English - if not already achieved)
  • Employer Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

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 an eye for detail and enjoy working with others then a Business Apprenticeship could give your career a great start.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working, Initiative, Good Time-Keeping

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Technology (Grade 4/C or above) Desired

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

Designer and manufacturer of a range of Georgian bars to offer the most authentic look to PVCu Window.

Employer

THE GEORGIAN BAR COMPANY LTD

Address

UNIT 1

CLIFTON BUSINESS PARK

PRESTON NEW ROAD

PR4 0XQ

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Training

Training provider

TRAINING 2000 LIMITED

Contact

Serina Ali

serina.ali@t2000.co.uk

01254 54659

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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