Business Administration Apprentice LODI UK LTD

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an apprentice to become part of Lodi UK based in Kingswinford. The apprentice will be based within the office environment and will support in the day to day running of the company.

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,639.20

    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 to Friday 8:30am to 5:15pm. 1 hour lunch.

    Total hours per week: 38.75

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    31 Aug 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000194984

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties to include;

  • Processing transport labels and documentation, completing DGN’s, packing lists etc
  • Inputting sales orders
  • Printing product labels, ensuring details are correct
  • Taking card payments from customers
  • Sending copy invoices to customers as required
  • Emailing statements, reminder letters
  • Taking and handling incoming calls
  • Supporting customers and sales team with administration... i.e. sourcing labels and MSDS sheets/invoices etc
  • Potentially be involved in developing the social media side of the business
  • Ad hoc duties as required
  • General office tasks – faxing, filing etc

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

Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship Standard.

In house training will be provided on an ongoing daily basis with the current finance team. You will not be required to attend Dudley College premises as the course is delivered in the workplace only. An assessor will be allocated to you to progress/help you through you course. Continual assessments, coupled with assignments/or exams depending on course of study. Time spent training will be part of the agreed contracted hours of the working week.

At the end of your training, you will sit an exam and submit course work as part of your assessment, and you will receive a Level 3 qualification.

You will receive thorough on the job training combined with the apprenticeship scheme.

 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Opportunity for candidate to be taken on permanently within the Admin Department.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Number skills, Team working, Good timekeeping

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Ability to drive would be useful but not essential. Living in a close by area would be beneficial.

About the employer

LODI UK is a subsidiary of LODI Group who are one of Europe's largest family owned manufacturers of pest control chemicals. LODI UK was established in the West Midlands in 2004, growing from strength to strength to be one of the UK's leading suppliers into the professional, agricultural and retail sector. We have a very family and fun orientated office and our main objectives are getting the job done but having fun while doing it.

Employer

LODI UK LTD

Address

BUILDING 69 THIRD AVENUE

PENSNETT TRADING ESTATE

KINGSWINFORD

DY6 7FD

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Training

Training provider

DUDLEY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY

Contact

Julie Perks

julie.perks@dudleycol.ac.uk

01384 363314

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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