Trading Assistant Apprentice (35893) RIGWELL LIMITED

This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to work in an office environment. The job role will be very varied with no 2 days being the same. The job will vary from setting up shows, administrative jobs, emailing suppliers and customers.

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

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Closing date: 07 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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 - Friday; 9am - 5pm (Breaks to be confirmed)

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    17 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    18 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

A normal day would include:

  • Dealing with emails and customer service
  • Helping with transport quotations and arranging goods in and out
  • Creating offer sheets and maintaining the information on them
  • Preparing customer quotes
  • Working on databases of customers and suppliers

What you could go on to do

  • The role is what you make of it – we hope this to be a full-time occupancy and someone who will be happy to stay with us and make our team stronger and for us to grow the business together

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 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, Team working, Initiative, Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Good telephone manner, Able to work independently


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

About the employer

We are a fast paced company based in Heywood, Manchester and we deal in clearance products from a range of categories. We source from across the world and supply mainly into high street retailers for example TK Maxx, Tesco, Dunelm etc. We are a small knit team who all pitch in and help each other. As long as the work ethic is shown and the job is done we have a very friendly chilled atmosphere in the office. Dress code is comfortable.




Mutual Mill

Aspinall Street


OL10 4HP

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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

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: 07 Jun 2024