United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority

Procurement Business Administration Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority (Employer)

Abingdon and Witney College (Training Provider)

Annual wage £13,525.00
37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday 08.15 - 16.30
18 months (duration)
12 September 2022(start date)
Business administrator (apprenticeship standard)
31 May 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We have an excellent opportunity for motivated individuals to join our organisation. The work you’ll be doing will provide direct support to the Procurement team who are responsible for obtaining goods and services for the whole of UKAEA. You will learn about the different aspects of Procurement and attend college one day a week for your training


What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Assisting with collation and preparation of internal and external reports 
  • Maintaining data and databases in support of the Procurement function
  • Coordination of email, written and verbal communications, prioritising as appropriate
  • Provide administrative support to members of the department
  • Provide accurate up-to-date information and maintain records using the internet, database spreadsheets and paper-based systems
  • Support in the management and completion of Procurement helpdesk tickets



What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • The qualification at the end of the training will be a Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Business Administration
  • The training will be provided by Abingdon and Witney College based in Abingdon, Oxfordshire 
  • The training will be one day a week at the college

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There is potential for a full time position being made available for the right candidate. The organisation often supports further training and the role can be a gateway to further career opportunities in more senior positions

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent Maths, English and 3 other subjects (Grade C (4-9)) Essential
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