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Vacancy Description: A superb opportunity to join a successful Company based in Tamworth. PI-KEM celebrates its 25th Anniversary this year and is a well-respected Company within the scientific research sector. You will work either within our Sales Office or Warehouse, providing administration support and learning about our products.
We are currently recruiting for two Business Administrators for our busy Tamworth Office. One post will be based in our Sales Office and the second in our Warehouse. These posts would suit a young person looking to develop a career in Business Administration or someone wishing to retrain in this area. As with our previous apprentices – full training and support will be given.
Job Role to include but not exclusively:
Title: Business Administration Apprentice
PI-KEM is distribution company, based in Tamworth, trading in the Scientific Research sector. Selling Advanced Materials and Equipment into businesses and research establishments across the World representing a number of companies from the US, Europe and the UK. We currently employ 14 staff, a number who began their careers as apprentices with us. We have worked closely with South Staffordshire College for the past 6 years to deliver and support the Business Administration Apprenticeship.
Tame Valley Industrial Estate
Monday to Friday (35 hours p/w)
Diploma Level 2 Business Administration
Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT up to Level 2
Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
Vacancy Type: Intermediate Apprenticeship
Duration: 12 Months – 18 Months
Personality: The ideal candidate will be a bright and enthusiastic individual who is dedicated to achieving high standards throughout their work. They will be well presented as they will be the first person that visitors to the Company will meet.
The characteristics and skills required are:
Qualifications: Ideally GCSE Grades A-C in Maths English and ICT or the Equivalent
Future Prospects: Opportunity to progress to next level of Apprenticeship and possibility of a Full Time post with the Company.
Things to consider: The Company does have high standards as expected by our clients. We do not allow use of personal mobiles or personal use of our IT systems (unless for work or apprenticeship) during the working day. As the company is small everyone, regardless of status in the company, pitches in when necessary. Even though this is an administration role there will be times when you will assist in the warehouse with packing. No heavy lifting is involved.