Apprentice E Commerce Assistant Homespace Direct

Apprentice E Commerce Assistant at Homespace Direct in Cheadle Heath, Greater Manchester. You will undertake your Level 3 Business Administration qualification. Whilst on the Apprenticeship, Apprentices take on full roles and are encouraged to make commercial and business development decisions, with full support as and when required. The role will educate you in all aspects of business, and will be challenging enough to enable you to develop well rounded business acumen.

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

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Closing date: 07 Aug 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £220 per week

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:30pm, ½ lunch, 40 hours per week.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Aug 2023

  • Date posted

    24 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Main responsibilities:
• Prepare listings for new products, so that they may be uploaded on to various sales channels like our own website, Ebay and Amazon. This involves accurate description writing and editing photos.
• Answering customer queries via email and telephone regarding order queries and product information
• Liaising with suppliers regarding, products, deliveries and delivery schedules
• Identifying new products, involving pricing, margin and competitor analysis
• Processing customer orders using a fully integrated order processing and stock management IT system
• Processing customer returns
• Involvement in business development projects
• Monthly reports including margin and stock analysis
• Liaising with pickers regarding stock discrepancies etc.
• Matching purchase delivery notes and invoices
• Helping in other areas when occasionally needed

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

Level 3 Apprenticeship in Business Administration, functional skills maths and English. Work based learning.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

A great opportunity to develop your career with an employer who supports continuing professional development.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Initiative


Other Basic Maths (Grade n/a) Desired
Other Standard English (Grade n/a) Desired

Things to consider

Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:30pm, ½ lunch, 40 hours per week

About the employer

HomeSpace Direct, brings you bedding in every style, colour and size. Whether you want luxury bedding, with embroidery or appliqué on high thread count cotton or a budget range, simple, printed duvet cover for every day use, you will find it here. Create the perfect tone for your room with our ready made curtains and matching cushion covers. You can create a room that is pretty as a picture, or contemporary and striking, with clean lines and bold colours.


Homespace Direct


14-15 Oakhurst Drive

Cheadle Heath

Greater Manchester


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 07 Aug 2023