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Business Administration Assistant Apprentice

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Job description

Wastecycle are looking to recruit a hard working and ambitious administrator to join their leading resource management and recycling company. If you have the ambition and drive to succeed in a business administration role, this is a fantastic opportunity.

This is an exciting and varied role for a candidate to join a fast paced team, where you will gain skills and qualifications to develop key administration duties.

You will rotate around the different departments and gain and all round knowledge of the business with the potential to develop in specific areas.

The day-to-day duties involved in the administration role will include:

  • Answering the phone and directing calls as appropriate
  • Being the first point of contact for email and phone enquiries once trained
  • Photocopying, filing, scanning
  • Answering and responding to customer queries
  • Preparing outgoing mail and directing incoming mail as appropriate
  • Any other general administration duties as required

How to apply for this vacancy

You can apply for this vacancy through the National Apprenticeship Service. If you require any assistance with applying for this vacancy please contact us on 0115 945 7260 or email the apprenticeship team.

Application deadline: 24/10/2019

Possible start date: 31/10/2019

Skills required

The post holder will be able to demonstrate strong organisational and team working skills.

They will have a good general knowledge of ICT packages and demonstrate a good level of spoken and written literacy.

Qualifications required

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

Candidate requirements

Candidate must be able to travel to the workplace according to working hours. Candidates must be aged 18 and over due to site insurance policies.

Training provided

Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business Administration Level 2 - 12 months:

  • Level 2 Diploma in Business and Administration
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in English, maths, and ICT (if required)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

This apprenticeship is 1 day per week at the college, term time only 9am - 5pm, with the other days based at the workplace.

Future progression

Potential opportunity for a permanent role within the company following successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Employer information

Wastecycle is the leading resource management and recycling company in the East Midlands. They work with waste producers to improve resource efficiency and reduce operating costs by increasing recycling and decreasing carbon emissions.

Address details:

Wastecycle Limited
Envira Building Private Road 4
Nottingham
NG4 2JT

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Reference number VAC001555434
Working week Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm 37.5 hours

(37.5 hours per week)

Expected duration 12 months
Apprenticeship level Intermediate
Related course Business and Administration - Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2)
Salary £146.25 (Weekly)

Wages explained

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).