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Apprentice Office Administration Assistant (Sil 0002-21) Apprenticeships New Anglia

A perfect opportunity for someone looking to start a career in administration. Working in a well-respected manufacturing company, you'll be involved in all aspects of administration from invoicing to processing orders, dealing with customers to supporting all internal administration whilst working towards a Level 3 Administration qualification.

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

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8.30am - 5pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    17 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

We have an opportunity for an apprentice to work in a busy office environment within a successful and well-established manufacturing company.

You will learn all aspects of administration and play an essential part in the team that ensures operations run smoothly and effectively.

Your role will include:

  • Sending and responding to Customer focused emails
  • Handling customer telephone enquiries
  • Processing orders and deliveries
  • Scheduling deliveries
  • Generating quotes
  • Raising invoices to customers
  • Data entry into company database and recording of all notes and updates
  • General filing
  • General administration
  • Understanding product range
  • Stock auditing
  • General printing, posting and filing of documentation
  • Supporting the marketing of company

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

Additional training will be provided in regular online sessions as you work towards a Level 3 Business Administrator standard.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On successful completion of the Apprenticeship, there is opportunity to move into full time employment.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


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

About the employer

Apprenticeships New Anglia is a shared apprenticeship scheme employing apprentices and placing them with host companies so that they can get the necessary experience to pass their apprenticeship.


Apprenticeships New Anglia


60 James Carter Road


Bury St. Edmunds

IP28 7DE


Sue Appleby


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Nov 2022