Business Administrator Apprenticeship VICKERS CONSTRUCTION LTD

If you are looking for local building contractors specialising in domestic and commercial building works, talk to us. From building extensions to kitchen and bathroom installations, we provide a wide range of building work. In the role you will be collating information for Thirteen, organising events, finance work, client calls and so much more!

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Closing date: 07 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9.00am - 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 38

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    13 May 2024

  • Date posted

    07 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Filing
  • Pricing
  • Collating information from Thirteen
  • Talking to customers / clients
  • Booking in work
  • Organising events including apprenticeship event
  • Organising minutes and taking meetings for internal meetings / sub contractor meetings etc.
  • Project Management - implementing new systems
  • Using Linkedin / whatsapp
  • Coaching other team members in social media / systems etc.
  • Finance work - costings, invoices and dealing with Quickbooks
  • Delegation of work such as job sheets to trades
  • Making and taking phone calls
  • Writing and responding to emails from customers / clients
  • Dealing with customer and clients concerns / complaints
  • Using Microsoft packages
  • Diary management which is essential to the running of the business
  • Other duties

The training you will be getting

  • Day release at Middlesbrough College
  • On and off-the-job training
  • Business Administration Level 3

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Depending on the circumstances of the business, upon completion of the apprenticeship programme there could be a potential position of employment available. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4) Essential

Things to consider

This vacancy is to start immediately therefore you must be available to start before applying. All closing, interview and start dates are subject to change and may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. Northern Skills will check candidates' eligibility prior to any interviews.

About the employer

From kitchen and bathroom installations to commercial building services, we at Vickers Construction Ltd are professional contractors with a great reputation who offer a wide range of building services. Based in Stockton-on-Tees, we serve across Middlesbrough, Darlington, Yarm and surrounding areas. You will be working within supportive team that will ensure you gain the most out of the role.






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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


Bethany Carter


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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