Apprentice Administrator with The Financial Conduct Authority - Advanced (Level 3)



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Weekly wage £365.40
35.0 hours per week 35 (Monday to Friday); shifts TBC.
duration: 18 months
start: 7 September 2020
Advanced (Level 3)
Business Administrator (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
13 May 2020 (application closing date)
Gain on the job experience, whilst completing an Apprenticeship in Business Administration. You will gain the skills, knowledge and behaviours required to start your career. Supporting the Supervision in the Retail Banking department and the Specialist Supervision Division.


The Key Responsibilities of the role are:

  • Effective diary and inbox management
  • Arranging meetings, taking minutes and ensuring papers are circulated on time
  • Dealing with enquiries and taking telephone messages
  • Developing good working relationships within Supervision and across the FCA
  • Providing key day-to-day support and assistance to the Manager
  • Playing a key role in organising and co-ordinating the team 
  • Pre-empting and pro-actively following up and resolving ad-hoc issues on behalf of the team
  • Collation of team communications
  • Attending meetings, minute taking and following up agreed actions
  • Providing administrative support for ad-hoc projects and work; including away-days, meeting briefings and other support to the team as necessary.


Career and family leave, flexible working options, a minimum of 25 days’ holiday, a non-contributory pension, private healthcare, interest-free season ticket loans, a performance-based bonus, a subsidised on-site fitness centre (London only), a subsidised restaurant, charity and volunteering initiatives, sports and social clubs, a reflection and multi-faith room and free eye tests.

Future Prospects

Apprentices who successfully complete their professional qualification and apprenticeship programme will be considered for a permanent role within the FCA.

Reality Check

Please ensure that you apply for the position as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. The closing date is a rough guideline as to when an advert will close. The advert may close before the given closing date if the employer has filled the position(s).

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Skills Required

Knowledge of Microsoft Office Packages - particularly Word, Outlook, Access Excel and PowerPoint

Qualities Required

  • Excellent computer skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to deliver outcomes to agreed standards and tight deadlines, while being flexible in response to conflicting priorities
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Excellent oral communication skills
  • Ability to use initiative and exercise sound judgment
  • Effective interpersonal skills, with the ability to establish, develop and maintain effective relationships with stakeholders
  • Enthusiasm and drive to work as part of a team to get things done

Qualifications Required

  • Minimum of 2 A Levels at grades A-C (or equivalent)
  • 5 GCSEs at grade 4 (C) including maths and English or equivalent qualifications.

Training Provided

As a Business Administration Apprentice with BPP, you will undertake the Business Administrator Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship.

The apprenticeship will be delivered through a blend of live online learning, pre-recorded lectures and workplace support.

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