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Business Administration Apprentice NEON FREIGHT LTD

A vacancy has arisen for an Assistant Admin Apprentice to learn all aspects of freight forwarding: FCL/LCL Sea, Air, Road and courier imports and exports. This is an office-based position dealing with the operational side of logistics (mainly e-mail/some phone).

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Closing date: 10 Jan 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,754.20

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    09 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000085956

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties:

  • General customer liaison
  • Quotations
  • Booking in jobs
  • Obtaining rates from shipping lines/agents/haulage agents
  • Tracking flights/vessels
  • Sending clearance instructions
  • VAT/Duty calculations and customs
  • Booking deliveries and collections
  • Invoicing
  • Freight insurance database - quoting and processing

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

Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship qualification.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

After completion of your apprenticeship you will potentially have the opportunity to progress onto full time positions within the business.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C+) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C+) Desired

About the employer

Established in 2012 we are an “award-winning” Freight Forwarding company, offering bespoke freight forwarding services across the world. We are part of two global freight networks with agent-offices in every major city, port and airport. We will not ask you to fill in questionnaires, you won’t have to apply online with another password and you won’t have an automated telephone system. We take enormous pride in moving your precious cargo around the world and are fascinated by global trade.

Employer

NEON FREIGHT LTD

Address

MANOR LODGE 1-3

MANOR LANE

HOLMES CHAPEL

CW4 8AB

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Training

Training provider

MACCLESFIELD COLLEGE

Contact

Maxim Business Training

apprenticeshiprecruitment@macclesfield.ac.uk

01625 410 000

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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