Apprentice Trading Co-ordinator Bako North Western Limited

Apprentice Trading Co-ordinator for a Bakery equipment company based in Preston. You will undertake your Level 3 Business Administration qualification. You will set up new suppliers & direct suppliers, fill out supplier documentation as required, as well as other duties.

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

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Closing date: 13 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £288.46 per week

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm, 1 hour lunch, breaks am/pm, 35 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    21 Jun 2023

  • Date posted

    29 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The ideal applicant will be trained to be competent in:

  • Knowledge and management of AS400 and Lakeview (training will be given)
  • Set up new suppliers & direct suppliers
  • Filling out supplier documentation as required
  • Set up new/existing products for all sites
  • Maintenance of supplier cost price changes
  • Administration and support of invoice discrepancies/anomalies with the finance team
  • Set up Promotions on AS400
  • General housekeeping of the group product portfolio.
  • Barcode generation for products where necessary
  • Delist/amend products for all sites
  • Manage any product data amendments as advised by the supplier/buyer
  • Manage National Account selling prices
  • Investigate low margin sales and challenge / highlight as appropriate
  • Manage customer special pricing highlighting any issues to the field sales rep and relevant buyer

You may also be required to undertake other duties which are deemed to be within the business needs.

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

Advanced Level 3 Apprenticeship in Business Administration, including NVQ and 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 - 5:00pm, 1 hour unpaid lunch, breaks am/pm, 37 hours per week

About the employer

Bako NW supply wholesale bakery ingredients, catering suppliers and food services and are one of largest UK distributors the food industry. Bako are committed to provide competitive prices and exceptional Customer Service.


Bako North Western Limited


74 Roman Way Industrial Estate, Longridge Road




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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: 13 Jun 2023