Business Admin Apprenticeship Worcester Carsales

We are currently seeking a Business Admin Apprentice to join our busy dealership in Kidderminster. We are an approved sales centre for Suzuki and Kia. This is an exciting role with first-class training and outstanding long-term career prospects as well as building up confidence and gaining valuable work experience whilst undertaking the role.

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Closing date: today

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    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, 9.00am to 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    26 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000233786

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Ordering car parts using on-line systems
  • Chasing up missing or incorrect parts with suppliers
  • Packaging and returning any unused/unwanted parts
  • Regular communication with mechanics
  • Liaising with customers to let them know when parts have arrived
  • Inbound and outbound telephone calls
  • Advice and guidance of products
  • Working to a high level of customer service at all times and remain courteous and polite to customers
  • Basic accounts, cashiering and banking along with some vehicle admin work – invoicing trade cars

The training you will be getting

Business Admin Apprenticeship standard, consisting of:

  • Knowledge and competence qualification in Business Admin Level 3
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA) - final test and observation
  • Functional Skills Maths (if required)
  • Functional Skills English (if required)
  • Delivery method and location to be confirmed

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • There is high potential of a permanent role with the organisation upon successful completion of your apprenticeship with room for progression

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4) Desired

About the employer

Clarks of Kidderminster is a family-owned main Kia and SuzukI dealer based in Kidderminster serving Worcestershire and surrounding areas including the West Midlands, Staffordshire, Shropshire, Birmingham and the Black Country. We are proud to have served motorists in the West Midlands for just over 70 years. The business was first founded by Mr Derrick Grieveson in Worcester in 1953 and operated under the name of Worcester Carsales. The dealership moved in 1963 to a new site in Hylton Road, Worcester, and 1973 saw Mr Grieveson’s son and current Managing Director, Mr Stuart Grieveson, join the family company. In the last 25 years the company has acquired many new car franchised dealerships in the West Midlands.

Employer

Worcester Carsales

Address

Worcester Road

Kidderminster

DY10 1JR

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Training

Training provider

STAFF SELECT LTD

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

Richard Lewis

Richard.lewis@novatraining.co.uk

07891330194

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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