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Business Administration Apprentice SAPPHIRE PROPERTY MANAGEMENT LTD

We are looking for an enthusiastic, professional and confident individual to join our property team in the role of a Business Administration Apprentice.

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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

    Monday - Saturday (with a day off during the week) 0900 - 1730

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    23 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    13 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties include:

  • This is both an administrative and customer-service job.
  • Helping out with general admin duties, which will include filing, proof-reading, and typing up letters.
  • You will also be responsible for dealing with the office’s external and internal post.
  • Occasionally greeting clients and/or contractors if they visit our offices.
  • Making refreshments for staff and when necessary for clients.
  • Dealing with the company’s finances such as invoices.
  • Answering phone-calls, taking and distributing telephone messages efficiently and/or transferring calls to the relevant person in the office.
  • Monitoring the SPM Voicemail and Info Mailbox.
  • Labelling up keys for developments and ensuring the keys are signed in and out if they are collected.
  • Any ad hoc duties.

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

Business administrator Level 3 (A level) apprenticeship standard.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential full-time position available upon successful completion of apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


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

About the employer

Sapphire Property Management was established in 2010 by Directors Jeff Steggles and Gary Cooper, who have over 30 years in the property business between them. Sapphire Property Management specialises in all types of block and estate management and we have built a well-respected reputation with our clients, managing a range of developments throughout Essex, Suffolk, London and Sussex. We are a small company with a strong ethos on client relationship. We provide a personal service and have an excellent response time. We feel that with our regular site visits and our flexible, one-to-one approach with both residents and Resident Company Directors, our service is second to none.








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Training provider




01702 782001

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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