Business Apprenticeships

Current Apprenticeship Vacancies for Business Administration, Marketing, Sales, Team Leading, Management and Customer Service are listed below.

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Position:  Marketing Assistant

Location:  Windsor

Code: HCT0087

This is a fantastically unique opportunity!  You will play a key administrative role for this aircraft marketing specialist in their head office in Windsor.  An effortless communicator, you will be liaising with an exclusive and International clientele providing a top notch service and excellent administrative support.

Your daily responsibilities will include:

Desired skills:

Personal qualities:

This successful candidate will have an interest in aviation, a desire to learn and a general interest in technical matters.

Future prospects:  In the future the apprentice could move into a full time position with the company.  

Qualifications required:  A'level maths or equivalent

Hours:  Monday to Friday 9am - 5.30pm - 42½ hours per week

Qualification: Intermediate Apprenticeship in Marketing

Salary: £250 - £300 per week

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Position:  Office Administrator

Location: Sonning Common

Code: HCT0086

This company who manages conferences and publishes books and journals is looking for someone to work closely with and give support to members of the conference team in preparing for conferences, updating information after a conference and maintaining mailing lists.  There will be some contact with both clients and suppliers, mostly by email.

As Office Administrator you will work under supervision ona range of issues and tasks which include:

Pre Conference

Post conference

Bookshop

General administration

Desired Skills:  Some Microsoft Office skills are required to begin with but training will be given in the use of email, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and perhaps Access.

Personal Qualities:  This is an interesting job in which there are many different functions and tasks and much to learn for a well motivated person.  A good level of communication skills is required.

Future prospects:  A permanent position within a growing company

Qualifications required:  None

Hours:  Monday to Friday 9am - 5.30pm - 37.5 hours per week

Qualification: Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business Administration 

Salary: £14,000 per year

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Position:  Apprentice Recruiter 

Location:  Wokingham

Code: HCT0085

Have you ever thought about being a successful recruiter?  If yes, then this is the perfect opportunity for you.  This company are looking for a confident person to join their successful team.  You will receive full exposure to 360 recruitment, with responsibility for assisting consultants in all aspects of resourcing and administration.

As well as assisting the consultants and administration duties you will be encouraged to take part in the screening of potential candidates and arranging interviews.  Dependent upon the areas which you feel you wish to excel, further responsibilities could include:

Desired Skills:  You should be able to demonstrate strong communication skills, high levels of literacy and an aptitude for accuracy and detail.

Personal Qualities:  You will be expected to have a keen interest in a potential future career within IT, recruitment or sales and marketing and have an energetic and practical approach to working.

Future prospects:  Following a three month probationary period this is a permanent role in which the first two years will encompass the apprenticeship.  This will be working towards either Level 2 in Business Administration or Sales and Marketing in the first year and Level 3 in the second year. .

Qualifications required:  It would be preferable to have at least Maths, English and ICT GCSE A*-C or equivalent

Hours:  Monday to Friday - 40 hours per week

Qualification: Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business Administration or Sales

Salary: £268 per week

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Position:  Digital Marketing & Direct Sales Apprentice

Location:  Pangbourne, Reading

Code: HCT0046

This newly created role would be ideal for an apprentice digital marketer with an interest in sales looking to take their first career step.  You will work closely day to day with the business development director and his team.  This role will give you exposure to all areas of digital marketing to multiple audiences and direct sales techniques.

Your daily responsibilities will include:

Desired Skills:  

Personal Qualities:  You must be hardworking, have a real interest in this career and be someone who is willing to put in extra effort to make sure your work is completed perfectly without mistakes.

Future prospects:  There is potential for the right candidate to grow with the company and become a permanent member of the team.

Qualifications required:  You will need to have achieved GCSE grades A* to C in Maths and English or equivalent.

Hours:  30 hours per week

Qualification: Intermediate Apprenticeship in Marketing.

Salary: £105 per week

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Position:  Facilities Management Apprentice

Location:  Henley on Thames

Code: HCT0079

Working in facilities management you will gain experience in all disciplines in practical facilities management and follow the associated academic learning path.  You will support the department in administration tasks and ensure that an exemplary customer service is provided to the client and internal customers.

Your daily responsibilities will include:

Desired skills:  

Personal qualities:

Future prospects:  There is potential for the right candidate to grow with the company and become a permanent member of the team.

Qualifications required:  A* to C GCSEs or equivalent as a minimum

Hours:  Monday to Friday, 37.5 hours per week

Qualification: Intermediate Apprenticeship in Facilities Management

Salary: £12,000 per year

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Position:  Business Administrator

Location:  Reading

Code: HCT0076

In this position you will be working in a classy lash fitting studio in Reading.  You will be manning the reception during the day and getting clients into the studio and ready for their appointments.

Your daily responsibilities will include:

Desired skills:

Ability to work with: 

Personal qualities:

This successful candidate should be kind, tidy and polite.  Whilst also delivering a positive atmosphere and creating a happy calm environment.

Future prospects:  In the future the apprentice could move onto a full time job or next step in qualification. 

Qualifications required:  A* to C GCSEs or equivalent as a minimum

Hours:  30 hours per week

Qualification: Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business Administration

Salary: £110 per week

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Position:  Business Administration Apprentice

Location:  Wallingford

Code: HCT0099

Working as a key part of this companies administrative service you will be responsible for providing general data processing and administrative support to the engineering department.

Your main duties will include using in-house database systems along with a variety of software packages, including Microsoft Office Suite to produce documents and maintain records and spreadsheets.

You will also carry out a range of administrative tasks and projects, including:

Desired skills:

It would be beneficial to have some previous administration experience in a similar role along with a good working knowledge and interest of Microsoft Office.

Personal qualities:

Good communication skills (written, spoken and listening) are essential along with the ability to work well individually and as part of a team.

Being able to prioritise and plan ahead is important and the post holder will also need to have good attention to detail along  with a willingness to learn and be able to shift priorities easily.

Future prospects:  There may be the possibility of career progression and further training on successful completion of your apprenticeship.

Qualifications required:  Grades A*-C in Maths and English GCSE's or equivalent

Hours:  Monday to Friday - 40 hours per week

Qualification: Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business Administration

Salary: £212 per week

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Position:  Apprentice Marketing Administrator

Location:  Henley on Thames

Code: HCT0098

A fantastic opportunity to gain marketing skills in a truly energetic environment.  As the Marketing Administrator you will work closely with the Commercial Manager to promote the Henley Rugby Football Club.  You will play an active role in sponsorship, collaborating with all stakeholders, coordinating events and promoting club membership.

You will also carry out a range of administrative tasks and projects, including:

  • Assisting in maximising sponsorship revenue through managing all club sponsors
  • Identifying new potential sponsors
  • Coordinating production of the match day programmes
  • Assisting in ensuring all club events are well promoted and attended
  • Ensuring that all board and ground advertising is in good condition
  • Identifying new potential advertisers and supporters
  • Producing content for all social media output
  • Assisting the membership secretary to ensure up to date communication with all club members
  • Playing an active role in designing, collating and producing all marketing and branded material, including the newsletter, restaurant menus and promotional material.

Desired skills:

  • IT Skills (confident in Microsoft Office)
  • Knowledgeable and confident user of different social media platforms
  • Excellent written English

Personal qualities:

This role will suit someone who is:

  • Creative with bags of fresh ideas
  • Positive in attitude
  • Happy to both follow instruction plus use their own initiative
  • Passionate about rugby

Future prospects:  There may be the possibility of career progression and further training on successful completion of your apprenticeship.

Qualifications required:  Grades A*-C in Maths and English GCSE's or equivalent

Hours:  37.5 hours per week (To be confirmed with employer)

Qualification: Intermediate Apprenticeship in Marketing

Salary: £131.25 per week

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Position:  Apprentice Account Payable Administrator

Location:  Marlow

Code: HCT0089

Are you keen to pursue a rewarding career in finance? If so, this could be the perfect entry role for you.  Predominately you will be a key support to the account payable and accounts retrievable functions.  You will need to be highly motivated with a genuine eagerness to progress, have good IT/Excel skills and a keen attention to detail.

Working in a busy and dynamic finance team, you will predominately be responsible for providing administrative support for the account payable and accounts receivable function. 

You will have full exposure to all aspects of the finance team with responsibility for:

  • Raising customer invoices and credit notes
  • Posting supplier invoices, contractor invoices, credit memos and employee expenses
  • Ad hoc analysis as required
  • Data inputting and maintenance of excel spreadsheets

This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic business that are looking to invest in your professional future.

Desired skills:

  • Good IT Skills (confident in Microsoft Office)

Personal qualities:

  • A proactive and positive mindset
  • Thorough attention to detail
  • A can do attitude and approach to tasks
  • Good initiative
  • Desire to succeed

Future prospects:  The company would like to offer long term investment in the successful candidate.  There may be the possibility of career progression and further training on successful completion of your apprenticeship.

Qualifications required:  Grades A*-C in Maths and English GCSE's or equivalent

Hours:  Monday to Friday - 37.5 hours per week

Qualification: Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business Administration

Salary: £14,000 - 18,000 per year

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Position:  Apprentice Technology Coordinator

Location:  Wokingham

Code: HCT0094

Are you passionate about technology and looking to join a progressive, innovative and global business in a role doing what you love?  If yes, this is the opportunity for you...

You will be involved in:

  • Providing 1st line technical support for all the group companies across the globe.
  • Being the first point of contact for all technology related issues across the group structure
  • Monitoring support mailbox, answering phone calls and responding to onsite 'walk-ups'
  • Multiple kit builds for colleagues and clients, including PC's, laptops, tablets and mobile phones (across various operating systems)
  • Pro-actively managing all support calls, escalating tickets to 2nd/3rd line support or 3rd parties when unable to initially resolve
  • Kit procurement, volume licencing, liaising with 3rd party suppliers
  • Administrative duties, both technical and non-technical

Desired skills:

Previous experience working in a support role would be preferable, but not essential. This is a role which exposes the candidate to an array of technologies, where no one day is the same. Previous skills which are preferable but not limited to are:

  • Experience working with O365 Admin and Exchange
  • Basic knowledge of AD, creating users, security groups etc.
  • Basic networking knowledge, LAN/WAN, TCP/IP, VPN etc.
  • Experience working with multiple operating systems (Windows, Android, IOS)
  • High standard of IT literacy
  • Strong customer service ethic - excellent customer service skills, patience, diplomacy, empathy and respect.

Personal qualities:

Working in this 1st line role, it is imperative you are a confident individual.  Unlike other 1st line roles, you will be very much 'hands-on', and will be supporting users face to face on site, as well as remotely.

  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Ability to communicate with customer representatives at all levels of the organisation
  • Exceptionally reliable attendance and highly punctual
  • Ability to handle high pressure and high stress workloads during busy periods
  • Proactive and willing to take the initiative during quiet periods

Future prospects:  Great opportunity to progress within the business

Qualifications required:  IT related qualifications are preferable but not essential.  Grades A*-C in Maths and English GCSE's or equivalent

Hours:  Monday to Friday - 37.5 hours per week

Qualification: Intermediate Apprenticeship in IT

Salary: £14,000 - £15,000 per year

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Position:  Apprentice Office Admin Assistant

Location:  White Waltham, Maidenhead

Code: HCT0090

This is a great opportunity to hone your admin and office skills whilst working in a local community school.

Some of your daily responsibilities will include:

  • Taking and forwarding on telephone calls
  • Reception duties such as greeting and looking after visitors
  • Providing administrative support to teaching staff; laminating and photocopying
  • Dealing with the post
  • Dealing with stationery requests
  • Typing and setting up documents such as letters and reports
  • Keeping computer records up to date
  • Filing and using general office equipment
  • Managing staff appointments
  • Dealing with children

Desired skills:

  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • Computer literary and good typing skills
  • IT literate
  • Good grammar, spelling and punctuation 
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Adaptability

Personal qualities:  You will need to have an organised approach and excellent time management skills as well as accuracy and attention to detail. You must also be a good communicator, friendly and flexible, like working with children and also as part of a team. 

Future prospects: There may be the possibility of career progression and further training on successful completion of your apprenticeship.

 

Qualifications required: No specific qualifications required, however you will need to have a good level of English, spelling and grammar.

Hours:  Monday to Friday (term time only) 37 hours per week

Qualification: Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business Administration

Salary: £129.50 - £150 per week

 

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Position:  Apprentice IT Administration Assistant

Location:  Henley on Thames

Code: HCT0092

This role involved working in the IT Services department of The Henley College.

Your daily responsibilities will include:

  • Being the primary point of contact for helpdesk telephone calls and emails
  • Escalating helpdesk issues to the appropriate member of the IT Services team
  • Recording all reported issues on the IT Services Helpdesk database
  • Providing minutes of meetings and to document basic support procedures
  • Maintaining IT services asset records including software/hardware inventories, order/delivery records and loan items
  • Carrying out 1st level support including passwords changes, keyboard/mouse replacements

Desired Skills:

  • GCSE/A Levels/ND to a reasonable standard
  • Experience of popular PC application desktop packaged
  • Ability to prioritise workload and attention to detail
  • Good communication skills and enthusiasm for IT
  • Team working and organisational skills

Personal Qualities:

  • Honest
  • Trustworthy
  • Reliable
  • Energetic
  • Kind

Future prospects:  There may be the possibility of career progression and further training on successful completion of your apprenticeship.

Qualifications required:  GCSE/A Levels/ND to a reasonable standard

Hours:  Monday to Thursday 8.30 - 5.00, Friday 8.30 - 4.30, 37 hours per week

Qualification: Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business Administration

Salary: £148 per week

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