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Level 3 Toy Development Administrator Apprentice - Ramsgate Custom Toys UK

Are you determined to kickstart your career? We’re looking for a well organised, brilliant and friendly candidate to join our fast-growing supportive young team!

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

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Closing date: 22 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £14,200.00

    £6.83 per hour

  • Working week

    40 hours per week, Monday to Friday 8am-5pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    19 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000063244

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

We are experts in transforming characters, logos or ideas into fully bespoke toys. We specialise in plush and vinyl creations, but we also have experience using a variety of other materials.
We work with a broad range of clients; so whether you’re a small established business, university, Sports team, children’s author, creative agency or online retailer, we can bring your custom toy to life.
From baby and dog toys to retail and promotional, our team will guide you every step of the way, managing the entire process from initial design right through to delivery.

Your daily duties will include but not be limited to:

Assign B2B customer enquiries to sales team in CRM system
Help point customer enquiries to the right team
Help manage prototype orders liaising with the allocated supplier
Source pricing from shipping suppliers to help book deliveries with the most cost effective and timely service provider
Manage courier deliveries and collections
Manage gathering and dispatch of customer sample packages
Process, file, and dispatch retail orders meeting expected delivery dates using the most cost-effective courier
Manage product listings on all retail sites
Answer Customer Queries on all B2C sites in a timely, customer service and courteous manner
Manage B2C product stock
Monitor incoming post

What can we offer you?

Ongoing internal training in our business and processes will be provided
A Friendly Team
The opportunity to progress in the business for the right candidate is available
No working at weekends
Team socials and company events
Bonus scheme for good performance
Casual Dress for work every day
Enjoyable work environment


Working days are Monday to Friday

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

Paragon Skills is a leading national Apprenticeship training provider, supporting over 4,000 learners and 1,500 organisations. Paragon Skills has some of the highest success and achievement rates in the industry. It has an Ofsted Grade 2 Good rating and an overall achievement rate of 71.4%, exceeding the national average of 65.6%. Using a blended approach, learners are always at the forefront of our priorities. All learners are assigned a Personal Tutor who will be their main point of contact. This involves regular catch-ups, check-in emails and calls. Your employer will agree to give you 20% of your working hours solely towards your study. This will give you every chance to achieve the highest grade possible! On completion of this 18 month apprenticeship you will have gained; Level 3 Business Administration.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Good people who perform well will be able to progress in our organisation and full time permanent positions may be available to the right candidates.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications

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

About the employer

We are based in the design and production of Bespoke toys for Children, Adults ,Pets and Corporate Organisations, you simply design the character of your toy and we make it for you.

Employer

Custom Toys UK

Address

Office 2, Maple Leaf, Manston Business Park

Ramsgate

Kent

CT12 5GJ

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Training

Training provider

PARAGON EDUCATION & SKILLS LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 22 Aug 2022