Business Administration Apprenticeship
William King Ltd
This is an excellent opportunity for a Business Administration apprentice to work within a busy operations office, assisting with various tasks which could lead to a permanent position upon completion.
Monday – Thursday, 09:00 – 17:30 and Friday, 09:00 – 17:00.
Total hours per week: 37.00
You will work within a busy office environment and we are looking to offer you experience in a number of roles to help you understand how the company works and to see which department best suits your skillset, long term. Initially you will work in the Operations department where the job role will include:
Analysis of various operations including:
Production versus Despatch
Monthly overall equipment efficacy
Supporting workshop groups – PWG, SWWG
Figures and shift performance
Supporting 6S and Kaizen activities
Plus, any other administration duties
Requirements and prospects
Confident IT skills are essential – Microsoft Office packages Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Good verbal and written communications
Good numeracy skills
Able to work independently and as part of a team
Good attention to detail
Able to produce accurate work
Pleasant telephone manner
Willing to accept challenges
GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English Language and ICT.
Upon successful completion of this apprenticeship there may be an opportunity for a full-time position.
Things to consider
Please ensure you are able to travel to both the company site and the college site (In-Comm Training Services, Aldridge, WS9 8UG) as you will be required to attend college one day per month as part of this apprenticeship.
About the employer
William King is a leading independent metals service centre. Together with Mi-King Ltd and Mi-King s.r.o., we are industry leaders in the supply of steel strip mill and aluminium products. Our range of materials includes Mild Steel, Stainless Steel Tinplate, ECCS, Blackplate, Pre-painted steel and Aluminium.
From our base in West Bromwich in the heart of the UK, we buy and sell steel and other metal products on a global basis and have established long term supply partnerships in all the major metal consuming sectors, including the automotive, consumer durable, packaging and construction industries.
This apprenticeship will be delivered over 15-months, resulting in:
Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration
Functional skills in English, maths and ICT (if applicable)
Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
Various topics covering business administration areas are selected as to the learner requirements, qualification unit matching requirements and the employer needs. You will also be required to attend In-Comm Training Services in Aldridge, WS9 8UG, one day per month as part of your ‘off-the-job’ training – which will include the following:
Word Basic / Intermediate
Excel Basic / Intermediate
Using internet and email – internet security
Greeting / welcoming visitors – good housekeeping and personal professional image
Communication Skills – Speaking and Listening
Grammar, Spelling and Punctuation
Writing for Business
Maths for Business
Organisation skills and prioritising workload – basic time management
Stock taking and ordering
Basic Finances 1 day – types of documents i.e. purchase ordering / delivery notes / invoices
Minute taking and preparing reports from notes
Business and Administration
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