Business Administration Apprentice KEC LIMITED

KEC is offering an excellent opportunity to develop a wide skill in Business Administration, across all departments. The successful apprentice will support all functions, from finance, marketing, sales and customer service with their administration, giving an in-depth understanding of who KEC are, how they work and their customers.

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Closing date: 29 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £18,000.00

    24 Days Holiday plus Bank Holidays

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 8.30am - 5.00pm, Friday 8.30am - 4.15pm. Fifty minutes lunch break.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    31 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    12 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000222430

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

KEC is offering an excellent opportunity to develop a wide skill in Business Administration, across all departments. The successful apprentice will support all functions, from finance, marketing, sales and customer service with their administration, giving an in-depth understanding of who KEC are, how they work and their customers. Working in a small, friendly team where full support will be given to ensure the apprentice reaches their potential.

  • Working within all departments and all aspects of a small organistation 
  • Assisting the Managing Director, acounts entry, working with spreadsheets plus administrative tasks including renewels of equipment and maitenance contracts 
  • Assisting the Sales Coordinator, producing and following up quotations, liasing with both customers and suppliers and updating the quote report
  • Helping to create a standard pricing system
  • Producing end of month reports for the management team
  • Assisting the Manafactuing Manager, working with the company's MRP system. 
  • Helping the Production Dept, labelling & bagging of parts, goods inspection. 
  • Assisting the Quality Department with QA documentation 

The training you will be getting

The Apprentice will work towards the Level 3 Business Administrator Standard, this will be delivered through monthly face-to-face, group training at our centre in Newbury and monthly 1-1 training and reveiws with your Training Consultant. 

Functional skills maths and English would be delivered at our centre if required.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

KEC encourages on-going training and personal development.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade 4 or equal, or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade 4 or equal, or above) Essential

Things to consider

You will need your own transport due to location, there is free parking on site

About the employer

KEC has been at the forefront of EMC interconnect technology for over 40 years. Headquartered in Aldermaston near Reading, Berkshire, KEC designs and manufactures a range of backshells, glands and other EMC products in the UK for customers worldwide

Employer

KEC LIMITED

Address

UNIT 5

ORPHEUS HOUSE

CALLEVA PARK

RG7 8TA

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Training

Training provider

WEST BERKSHIRE TRAINING CONSORTIUM

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

Contact

Rachel Eaves

rachel@wbtc-uk.com

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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