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Business Administration Apprentice ORBIS INVESTMENT ADVISORY LIMITED

An opportunity for you to develop and help create and evolve administrative processes while building strong relationships across the business. You will play a key role in day-to-day business administration. If you are eager to make a meaningful contribution as part of your training curriculum, this opportunity is worth exploring.

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

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Closing date: 30 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Discretionary performance-based bonus; Company-funded private medical insurance

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 9am to 6pm

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Team administration. Administrative support, including complex meeting scheduling, international travel co-ordination and ad-hoc admin duties. 
  • Procurement. Vendor liaison, purchase order processing, inventory tracking, input and analysis of data.
  • Finance and expenses. Reconciliation of corporate credit cards and expense claims, making payments.
  • Recruitment administration.
  • Front of House support.
  • Events planning and co-ordination.
  • Ad-hoc project work as identified. 

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

The successful candidate will be studying towards a Business Administrator Level 3 qualification. The training will be led remotely via MS Teams and online learning materials, alongside regular contact with an assigned tutor.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Successful candidates may be considered for full-time employment.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Logical, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential
A Level or equivalent English (Grade C) Desired
A Level or equivalent Maths (Grade C) Desired

About the employer

Orbis is a global, privately owned investment firm, managing in excess of US$30 billion of assets, with offices across four continents and over 400 professionals. We have been creating long-term value for our clients since 1990. Our investment philosophy is fundamental, long-term and contrarian, and we are uniquely structured to encourage bold but considered decisions, even in times of stress. As a firm, our business model requires us to deliver meaningful outperformance to our clients.




28 Dorset Square



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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

To complete your application, please submit your CV, cover letter and academic transcripts.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Aug 2022