Apprentice Administration Assistant - Advanced (Level 3)

Barnyarns (Ripon) Ltd (Employer)

The North Lancs. Training Group (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £243.75
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00, with a 30-minute lunch break and 2 breaks, one in the morning and one in the afternoon.
18 months (duration)
1 December 2020(start date)
Business Administrator (apprenticeship standard)
30 November 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Apprentice Admin Assistant required for haberdashery mail order company based in Ripon


Duties will include

  • Processing customer orders received via post, email, website and over the phone
  • Coordinate office activities and operations to secure efficiency and compliance to company policies
  • Manage inquiries phone calls and correspondence from customers and suppliers (e-mail, letters, packages etc.)
  • Create and update records and databases using Excel and in-house software
  • Track stocks of goods and supplies and place orders when necessary from suppliers
  • Assist colleagues whenever necessary
  • Assisting the Directors where required in daily operations

Future Prospects

Upon completion of the apprenticeship you could progress into full-time employment.

Reality Check

The company may wish to interview applicants before the closing date, resulting in the vacancy being filled before the given date. 

Skills Required

  • Good communication skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office packages e.g. experience with Excel
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Be able to manage a changing workload

Qualities Required

Work well in a team and using own initiative

Keen and willing to learn

Qualifications Required

No formal qualifications required.

Training Provided

Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Work-based learning
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