String Computer Systems Ltd

Business Administration Level 3 Apprenticeship - Advanced (Level 3)


String Computer Systems Ltd

Training Provider:

Preston College

Weekly wage £155.63
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:30, with a 45-minute unpaid lunch.
duration: 2 years
start: 7 September 2020
Advanced (Level 3)
Business Administrator (apprenticeship standard)
31 August 2020 (application closing date)
The successful candidate will join the Sales and Business Support Team. Reporting to the Sales Support Team Leader; the candidate will play a crucial role in delivering a first-class experience to our clients. We are looking for a candidate that will contribute to the team they are joining, bringing their own personality, skills and world view.


Duties will include:

  • First point of contact when answering of telephones
  • Booking consultants site visits with clients
  • Procurement and dispatch
  • Time scheduling for installations
  • Customer service
  • Supplier and customer liaison
  • Adopting and applying a practical problem-solving approach
  • Take ownership of issues assigned to you and manage them through to resolution
  • Sales support
  • Accounts support

Future Prospects

Possibility of progressing to sales/accounts support related roles dependant on candidate’s aptitude.

Skills Required

  • Strong communications skills
  • An aptitude for attention to detail
  • An aptitude for research
  • An aptitude for using their own initiative
  • Capacity to learn and retain information
  • Must be a team player
  • A can-do attitude

Qualities Required

  • Ambitious
  • Approachable
  • Committed
  • Tenacious
  • Reliable
  • Adaptable
  • Methodical
  • Manual and mental dexterity
  • Capacity to learn and retain information
  • Must be a team player

Qualifications Required

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

Applicants who do not have these qualifications will be offered the chance to sit our online assessment. However, may be required to take Functional Skills classes alongside the Apprenticeship.

IT/Microsoft related skills/accreditations (or equivalent).

Training Provided

Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

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

Full training will be provided on an ongoing basis through your employer and Preston’s College.  A sector-based assessor will be allocated to you to progress/support you through you course and you will be expected to attend college one day per week (unless stated). Time spent training will be part of the agreed contracted hours of the working week.

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