Description

We are looking for a dynamic Apprentice to work for a progressive company based in Gateshead. This is a varied position, you will gain general office experience in administration and gain valuable energy sector knowledge. The role will suit someone who wants to work in a fast paced and busy environment.

Training to be provided:

  • Full company induction with our in-house training team
  • Shadowing experienced colleagues prior to being set individual tasks
  • Ongoing support throughout employment from senior staff and trainers.
  • Candidates will gain a level 2 qualification in Business and Administration upon successful completion of the apprenticeship

Expected duration: 12 - 18 months

Hours per week: 37.5 hours, Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Salary: £131.25 - £168.75

Job description:

• Typing various documents/letters/reports as required
• Manage and maintain data, ensuring it is up to date
• Liaising with energy suppliers via telephone to confirm accurate details
• Producing reports using MS Packages
• Diary and email management
• First port of call for all telephone enquires
• General administrative duties such as filing and photocopying
• Basic finance tasks such as payments and invoicing

 

 

 

Requirements

       Desired skills

  • Good computer skills, including experience of working with Excel

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including a good telephone manner

  • Well organised with the ability to prioritise tasks based on urgency

  • Punctual with great time management

  • Flexibility as the role may involve covering administration duties within other departments

    Personal qualities

  • Outgoing with the ability to fit into various teams within the business

  • Ambitious and possess a genuine interest in progression

  • Eager to learn and confident to take on new responsibilities

    Qualifications required

    Minimum of grade A-C in IT, Mathematics and English or equivalent

How To Apply

To apply, please email your CV to apprenticeships@gateshead.ac.uk.

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Contact:

Emily Keeling

0191 490 4694