Apprentice Transport Administration Clerk (35846) BCD LOGISTICS LTD

An interesting opportunity is available at BCD Logistics LTD. The role is to learn all aspects of administration, assist with daily admin tasks such as filing and data input. This will include working closely with the transport and fleet departments.

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

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Closing date: 26 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,609.60

    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

    8am-4pm or 9am-5pm Monday - Friday

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 May 2024

  • Date posted

    01 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000227166

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Daily tasks will include but are not limited to:

• Data entry input customers bookings into Tops (inhouse system)
• Filling/photocopying of driver’s timesheets/checking proof of deliveries (PODS)
• Uploading/Scanning drivers PODS into various customers systems
• Emailing daily to customers confirming work/callovers
• Dealing with drivers
• To assist with customer and subcontractor rating
• Daily customer callovers
• To assist with all other departments and offices

How you will be supported
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on www.tfgm.com to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

The training you will be getting

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Advanced Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 3 business admin qualification.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Initiative, Punctual, Self-motivated, Keen to learn

Qualifications

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

About the employer

BCD are a leading container freight transport company, providing nationwide logistic solutions. Experts in road based container transport, they serve all the major UK ports and shipping lines. Their expansive fleet can cater for specialist haulage requirements from their bases in Liverpool, Manchester and Birmingham.

Employer

BCD LOGISTICS LTD

Address

c/o Green Group

Barton Dock Rd

Stretford

M32 0ZG

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Training

Training provider

THE GROWTH COMPANY LIMITED

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

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


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 26 Apr 2024