B-553 Business Apprenticeship with Star Tissue based in Blackburn
- Job Description
An exciting position has become available for an office Apprentice to join a fast expanding business based in Blackburn. To provide a full range of administrative and clerical support to the Star team.
We are a major supplier of hygiene paper products in the UK and Ireland. We have a very strong reputation in the industry for providing exceptional customer service and value for money, whilst adhering to the highest ethical and environmental standards. Recently we were nominated as the Top 1000 companies to Inspire Britain.
We are looking for an office apprentice who will provide support to the sales and accounts team and deliver an excellent service to our clients; this includes customer service, sales order processing, data entry and accounts support. Working flexibly in a small close knit team office environment; the successful applicant will need to have excellent attention to detail, good communication and organisational skills.
Customer service and support for over 500 customers
Answering telephone, dealing with Customer queries and welcoming visitors
General office administration.
Sales order processing and warehouse order management
General data entry keeping the Management information system accurate at all times.
Filing, photocopying, franking of mail as required
- Other duties as requested
- Person Specification
Good customer care skills with strong interpersonal skills with the ability to quickly establish working relationships by email, over the telephone and face to face
Be tenacious, accurate and have high attention to detail
Have strong IT Skills (Data Base, Microsoft Office, Excel, Word)
Be highly organised with ability to multitask and prioritise activities in line with business needs
Flexible in approach and enthusiastic with the ability to adapt as the role may vary depending upon business requirements
Pleasant, professional, polite, flexible, , patient, organised, and trustworthy
A*-C grades in Maths and English desirable
Opportunity to progress onto the Advanced Apprenticeship at L3.
Things to Consider
Please note that the closing date for this vacancy is at the employers’ discretion and is subject to change. If this vacancy has been filled we will endeavour to support you in finding alternative vacancies.
- Other Information
Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship
Training to be Provided
Apprenticeship Level 2 in Business Administration, Functional Skills Level 1/2 in English, Maths and ICT if required
- How To Apply
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