Business Administration Apprentice KINOVO PLC

To support the Contract Manager, and the Commercial Gas Team with general administrative duties. To deliver a professional, timely, efficient and friendly service to our customers both internal and external.

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Closing date: 11 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,982.40 to £21,673.60

    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 8am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    25 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    13 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To maintain all Customer records and documentation using the Company’s internal CRM System (AccuServe).
  • To maintain online customer records accurately.
  • To help with production and collation of reports for the Contract Manager.
  • To provide support and assist where possible in answering and resolving day to day customer queries, answering the telephone and responding to emails.
  • Throughout the apprenticeship, to acquire exceptional customer service skills, seeking advice from the wider team where in doubt and gain confidence in resolving queries to a satisfactory conclusion referring them up the line.
  • To comply at all times with the letter and spirit of the Company’s Health, Safety & Environmental Policy, Equality & Diversity Policy and Code on Business Conduct and Behaviour.
  • Carry out such other duties as are reasonably requested by the jobholder’s line manager from time to time.

The training you will be getting

Working towards completing Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship Standard. Work based learning with monthly workshops at Hertford Regional College.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

There will be opportunities for progression and a permanent position subject to performance.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C (9-4)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C (9-4)) Essential

Things to consider

Ideally applicants will have a full driving licence and their own transport as the public transport links to our office are not great; we are not easily accessible by bus without a significant walk on roadsides without proper paths in places.

About the employer

Purdy Contracts Limited are a prime Contractor for a number of Local Authority & Social Housing authorities providing planned, reactive repair, service, emergency and installation works for domestic and commercial gas, electric and build services primarily around London and the South East areas. We have a Customer Service Centre in Romford, and remote site offices based in Hackney and Erith, Kent. This position will be based at our Head Office in Mott Street, E4 7RW (near Waltham Abbey).




Purdy Contracts

Mott Street

E4 7RW

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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience


The Apprenticeship Team


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

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