Boston Matthews Machinery Ltd

Apprentice Business Administrator


Boston Matthews Machinery Ltd

Training Provider:


Weekly wage £190.00
40.0 hours per week 8:00am - 4:30pm Monday - Friday with 1/2 hour lunch
duration: 15 months
start: 14 October 2019
Intermediate(level 2)
Business and Administration (apprenticeship standard)
12 October 2019 (application closing date)
This is an excellent opportunity to develop a varied and interesting business career with an established employer based in Worcester. Boston Matthews Ltd, manufacture, supply and maintain extrusion systems to a worldwide customer base.


Duties to include:

  • Reception and telephone duties
  • General administration duties
  • Assisting with purchasing
  • Job costing and MRP work
  • HR support
  • Health & Safety support
  • Assisting the design team - BOMs etc.
  • Following Health & Safety guidelines at all times
  • Keeping the workplace clean, tidy and safe

Future Prospects

The right candidate has excellent opportunities to develop a successful career with a developing and growing employer on completion of the apprenticeship.

Reality Check

This job role involves working in a busy engineering and manufacturing organisation sometimes working to demanding customer deadlines.

Skills Required

  • Good communicator
  • Can work independently
  • Asks for help when unsure
  • Literate
  • Numerate
  • Good IT skills
  • Good telephone skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to follow instruction

Qualities Required

  • Positive attitude
  • Trustworthy
  • Self-motivated
  • Honest
  • Enthusiastic
  • Has integrity

Qualifications Required

  • Maths and English A*-C 9-4 grade GCSE or equivalent qualifications

Training Provided

  • Certificate in Business Administration Level 2
  • Certificate in Principles of Business Administration Level 2
  • Functional Skills mathematics Level 1 if required
  • Functional Skills English Level 1 if required
  • Functional Skills ICT Level 1 if required