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Business Administration Apprentice The Wholesale Stationery Company Ltd

To contribute to help to run our sales office accurately and effectively. This is an excellent opportunity for a smart, ambitious and self-motivated individual to join a friendly environment.

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Closing date: 14 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 16:00

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    12 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Responsibilities will include:

  • To maintain all customer records and documentation accurately
  • To be able to work on your own initiative and in time be able to offer your own ideas to the company
  • To answer telephone & email enquiries
  • You will part of a small and friendly team

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Applicant should have good IT skills to include basic understanding of Word & Excel
  • Any knowledge of desktop publishing would be an advantage
  • You will have involvement in helping run our website /online sales, promoting & marketing our business, creating catalogues & promotional leaflets, through Desk Top Publishing
  • We use sage software, where any previous knowledge would be useful but not essential as training would be given

Personal qualities

  • Communication - Communicates clearly and concisely, impressing others and ensuring understanding of all relevant information in all circumstances
  • Adaptability - Responsive and open to changing circumstances whilst continually aiming to deliver a high standard of work

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English are essential

Future prospects

  • There will be opportunities for progression and a permanent position subject to performance

Things to consider

  • We are based on an industrial estate immediately off the main road where there is a Bus Stop if the applicant does not drive. A driving licence is not required
  • Our hours are consistent, but at peak trading periods applicant may be requested to offer addition hours. We do not work weekends and no early starts

About the employer

We are a stationery wholesaler, and we supply a range of stationery art & craft, educational & gift products to retail shops & online.

We have an office & warehouse based in Bishops Stortford.


The Wholesale Stationery Company Ltd


Unit 3

The Links Industrial Estate, Raynham Road

Bishop's Stortford

CM23 5NZ

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Hertford Regional College


The Apprenticeship Team 01992 411572

  • Working towards completing Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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