Apprentice Business Administrator ANDREWS SYKES GROUP PLC

Sykes Pumps has more than 160 years of experience in delivering advanced pumping and groundwater solutions. No other company has more expertise and heritage in pumping, de-watering and specialist fluid moving than Sykes Pumps. Starting on the banks of the Thames way back in 1857, our long history has seen us supporting key projects across the UK. You will be supporting the Operations Support Team with numerous tasks and procedures.

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm. Breaks to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    13 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Supporting the Operations Support Team
  • Work with the Transport function and Health and Safety.
  • Use of transport and planning systems, purchase orders, administration of cars and vans, liaison with suppliers, customers and internal depot staff

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

  • Level 3 NVQ 
  • Level 3 Knowledge Qualification (day release)
  • Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon successfully completing your apprenticeship the options are endless. You could continue to develop your career by choosing to obtain further qualifications, develop and improve your management and leadership skills or even move across the different areas of the business to pursue a career in your chosen field.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Initiative, Able to work as part of a team


GCSE or equivalent Math, English and Science (Grade 4-9) Essential

About the employer

As the UK’s leading specialist hire company, we at Andrews Sykes Hire Ltd, provide the best pumping, heating and cooling solutions for every conceivable need, location and application. Our aim is to help our customers address the real-life challenges they face – whether planned or emergency – in the quickest, most professional and cost-effective ways. We pride ourselves on offering the safest, most reliable equipment sourced from the world’s top manufacturers. We are seeking one Apprentice Business Administrator




Unit 601

Axcess 10 Business Park Bentley Road South


WS10 8LQ

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please use the link provided to apply

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

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Sep 2023