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Administration Apprentice LWC DRINKS LIMITED

A great opportunity to join the UK's largest drinks distributor! The Office Administrator is responsible for providing a pro-active, day-to-day general administrative function within the office. Taking customer orders, using the trinity system and help with daily office duties, including post and receiving and processing orders.

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Closing date: 08 Feb 2023

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 - Friday Working hours confirmed at interview

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    09 Dec 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To provide a range of clerical duties including photocopying, filing, message taking and sorting/distributing post.
  • To respond to routine correspondence and enquiries from members of the public, suppliers, and other staff.
  • To deal with all customer contact effectively, and courteously, in line with LWC Drink’s policies and procedures.
  • To maintain manual and computerised systems including inputting data, keeping records, statistics, confidential and general filing systems.
  • To organise meetings and events, ensuring that all necessary arrangements are made.
  • To learn the LWC stock system and act as support for the stock controller.
  • To be hands on and take on duties in the warehouse relevant to their role as needed.
  • To study towards and complete a Business Administration level 3 qualification.

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

  • Level 3 Business Administrator Standard
  • End point assessment 
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
  • 20% off the job training

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible employment with the company.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


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

About the employer

Established in 1979, LWC has grown from a small start up to the “fastest growing privately owned drinks company in the UK." We consider our success the product of our philosophy: not to sell brands on behalf of brand owners, but to buy on behalf of our customers, providing the best service available in the industry throughout every facet of our business, and making a real difference to yours. After over 40 years of experience, we have developed the expertise to provide the best service in the industry.




Porte Marsh Industrial Estate

Unit 4 Clark Ave

Carnegie Rd

SN11 9BS

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Training provider



Laura Malpass

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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