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Business Administration apprentice - Credit Control SUNRISE MEDICAL LIMITED

To provide general admin support for Credit Controllers Team.

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Closing date: 25 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,254.44

    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

    Mon – Thurs 9.00am – 5.00pm (half hour lunch break) Finish at 1.15pm on 3 x Friday’s the fourth Friday month end is a full working day

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    27 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    07 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000061936

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  •  Provide admin support in areas such as filing, collecting data for new account applications, updating system with any customer account changes, gathering data for credit requests.
  • Collecting cash from customers via telephone, letter, fax and email.
  • Obtaining details of customer queries to avoid delays in payment and raising the relevant paperwork to ensure that queries are resolved.
  • Raising of Credit Requests for price queries etc.
  • Sending out letters for overdue accounts at various stages of the month.
  • Obtaining remittance advices to ensure that unallocated. cash is minimal, and covering the allocating when required
  • Processing of Credit/Debit card payments.
  • Support the Credit Controllers with any additional duties as and when required.
  • Liaison with Customers, Credit Control colleagues, Customer Services, Area Sales Managers and Accounts Payable.

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and responsibilities and you may be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by changing roles and the overall business objectives.

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

Full on-the-job training and support will be provided to enable the successful applicant to undertake the full range of duties required of the role. All apprentices are required to complete and evidence 20% of the job learning whilst on their apprenticeship. In addition, the apprenticeship will be delivered primarily on our online platform, Babington Online and you will receive full support from our dedicated team of Training Advisors via workshops, webinars and regularly scheduled reviews, conducted by Skype and/or Phone.

Our Business Administration Level 3 Programme consists of the following:

  • Business Administration Level 3 Standard
  • Functional Skills in Literacy and Numeracy Level 2
  • End-point Assessment conducted by an external provider (Presentation or project, interview and knowledge test)

The end-point assessment is designed to enable apprentices to demonstrate that they are fully conversant in the skills knowledge and behaviours expected of individuals at this level. It is designed to provide assessors with a holistic view of the apprentice, and to allow them to assess to what extent the apprentice meets or exceeds the apprenticeship standard.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Opportunity for a full time position on completion of apprenticeship


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Initiative, Adaptability, Determination, verbal and written skills

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths & English + 3 further subjects (Grade Grades A*-C (4-9)) Essential

About the employer

Improving people's lives is part of our DNA. Since 1983, we've pioneered the era of the high-performance wheelchair, challenged conventions and led innovation. Today, Sunrise Medical is one of the most globally well-known and recognisable industry leaders in the design, manufacture and distribution of mobility products.

Employer

SUNRISE MEDICAL LIMITED

Address

Sunrise Medical

Thorns Road

Brierley Hill

DY5 2LD

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Training

Training provider

BABINGTON BUSINESS COLLEGE LIMITED

Contact

Aksa Munir

aksa.munir@babington.co.uk

07552276536

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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