Apprentice Admin Assistant - Advanced (Level 3)

Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council (Employer)

National Apprenticeship Service (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £351.50
37.0 hours per week Monday - Friday. Hours TBC.
18 months (duration)
1 September 2022(start date)
Business administrator (apprenticeship standard)
29 June 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

To provide administrative support across the Asset Management Team within Highway Services.


Duties will include: 

  • To provide a professional, friendly and efficient point of contact for customers
  • To assist with the ordering and receipting of goods and services in accordance with the Council’s procurement rules
  • To assist with the financial administration of the team in accordance with the Council’s financial regulations
  • To arrange contractual meetings and to attend and take minutes/notes
  • To assist with the recording and updating of asset information and appropriate highway records and Land Charges Information 
  • To assist with highway and traffic related responses to the Local Land Charge and Personal Search enquiries are provided in accordance with agreed timescales
  • To assist with the Highway Adoption and Improvement asset register (including TRO, third party developer and statutory bodies’ proposals) is updated and monitored
  • To process service data and arrange appropriate visual management displays
  • To provide any other appropriate duties as and when required

Future Prospects

This is a fixed term contract for 18 months. 

Skills Required

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office such as Word, Excel and Outlook 
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to update and maintain information management systems
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Ability to demonstrate accuracy and attention to detail
  • The ability to collect, organise and present information

Qualities Required

  • Understanding of good customer service

Qualifications Required

  • English and maths grades 9-4 or grades A*-C or equivalent 

** Certificates would need to be produced before a job offer is made. 

Training Provided

Training Provider to be confirmed. 

Business Admin Level 3. 

Training will be provided by assessor visits, workshops and online assessments. 

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