Business Administrator Apprentice CUNARD CONSTRUCTION LTD

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated person to join the administration department of our busy team. Beginning your role as an administrative assistant, we have a number of career opportunities available for the right candidate, such as: Construction Estimator, Accounts Assistant, Quantity Surveyor and Planning.

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

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £12,000 - £20,000 per annum (role dependent)

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.00am - 4.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    13 Nov 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Jul 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Assist with marketing campaigns (website and social media) and networking events
  • Answering the telephone and emails
  • Placing online order for office supplies
  • Ensure offices are clean and tidy and ready for the day ahead / next day - Reporting H&S to Ops Manager
  • Welcoming any visitors, directing to the correct person, making drinks
  • Further First Aid training to become another onsite first aider and maintain the first aid box
  • Client administration
  • Assistance with staff management for the Ops Manager, such as arranging birthday vouchers, organising regular events, Christmas parties and presents, arranging new starter IT kits with the assistance of the Ops Manager
  • Adhoc duties as required
  • Cunard Construction are a team and any member joining would be expected to act as such
  • Confidentiality and professionalism are key

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

  • Business Administration L3 Standard
  • College attendance is required monthly

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There will be an opportunity for permanent employment and career progression on successful completion of the apprenticeship.

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, Physical fitness


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

Things to consider

Whilst this will initially be a junior role, you will be given an insight into these other roles within our business, with the prospect of progression within your chosen area. Attention to detail and professionalism are key skills needed to ensure the smooth running of our business. Our friendly staff will be on hand to provide any support that may be needed in your new role. We look forward to welcoming you.

About the employer

Cunard Construction Company are a diverse principal construction contractor developing the built environment whilst putting local communities at the heart of activity. Our highly skilled staff deliver best value whilst supporting the environment.




8 Quays Reach

Carolina Way

Salford Quays,

M50 2ZY

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below. Complete the form at the bottom of the vacancy with your details and attach a copy of your CV. A member of the Bury College Apprenticeship Team will then be in touch regarding your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 27 Oct 2023