Business Administration Apprentice



Training Provider:

Damar Training

Weekly wage £155.63
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday, Shifts TBC
duration: 18 months
start: 10 March 2020
Advanced(level 3)
Business Administrator (apprenticeship standard)
6 March 2020 (application closing date)
This is a fantastic opportunity to start a level 3 business administrator apprenticeship standard at nexus people. Your role will be to support areas within the business as required. This role can include payment processing, ordering stationary and preparing promotional items.


Main Duties:

  • Answering the phone and directing the call to the correct department
  • Providing job references for previous candidates
  • Communicating with other departments
  • Dealing with visitors as they arrive
  • Supporting with the running of meetings, making drinks, ordering lunches etc
  • Fulfilling objectives and directions from senior management
  • Raising purchase orders for the business, and ordering items
  • Maintaining standards of health and safety, hygiene and security within the work environment
  • Performing accurate processing of data onto various databases
  • Filing paper and email data records into an easy to find system
  • Destroying data and records in line with data protection laws
  • Responding to and dealing with stakeholder communication
  • Dealing with incoming and outgoing post
  • Answer the telephone, email and online enquiries
  • Use office equipment like printers, photocopiers and fax machines
  • Stock take and re-order supplies
  • Make travel arrangements for staff

Future Prospects

  • Once you have completed the 15-month apprenticeship for the right candidates there will be opportunities to progress within the business

Reality Check

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

Skills Required

  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral)
  • IT skills
  • Time management and the ability to work to deadlines
  • Problem solving skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to develop and learn new skills
  • Good attention to detail (vital skill)
  • Good understanding of the importance of confidentiality
  • Open attitude, willing to engage

Qualities Required

  • initiative
  • Planning and organising
  • Performing under pressure
  • Adaptability
  • Team working
  • Self-motivated
  • Flexibility
  • Confidentiality

Qualifications Required

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

Training Provided

Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

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

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