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Administration Assistant Apprentice

Etchells Signs
Etchells Signs based in Leicester, are looking for an Administration Assistant Apprentice, to join their team. The ideal candidate will be flexible, have great communication skills and have a good basic knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite.

Etchells Signs - Employer

Etchells Signs have been providing professional sign and display solutions for over 50 years. The Company was established in 1956 by Peter Etchells as a signwriting business that has successfully traded to the present day. Located just north of Leicester in the heart of the country, the business today uses an array of modern technology and production processes to produce innovative solutions to achieve our client’s requirements. Our work extends from large-scale installations through a full range of signage options to customised retail display work. We deliver innovative solutions and meet the requirements of both national brands and smaller organisations alike.



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Job Summary

New Vacancy
Business & Administration
Etchells Signs

Detailed Job Description

We are looking for an energetic and ambitious person to work within the offices of a busy, family run sign and display making business working predominantly within the fashion retail and leisure sectors. You will provide support to the Managing Directors and administration team in our plans to grow the business.

The job role will be varied but duties will include answering telephone enquiries, meet and greet visitors, ordering, sourcing accommodation and permissions to work, organising deliveries, and general office duties.

Main Duties include:

  • Answering telephone and dealing with queries
  • Dealing with customers / suppliers
  • Supporting sales function
  • Filing and clerical work
  • Liasing with internal teams and external site personnel
  • Competent with computerised systems, e.mail and spreadsheets

Ideal candidate would possess excellent communication and organisational skills, be competent using computerised systems such as MS Word, Excel and generating and responding by e.mail.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and confident individual who is looking to be a part of our team, with new opportunities in a diverse growing business.

Requirements and Prospects

Qualifications required

GCSE (or equivalent) at Grade C or above in Maths & English

Skills required

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbally and written
  • Be competent using Microsoft Word, Excel & Outlook
  • Great organisational skills

Personal Qualities

  • Reliable
  • Able to use own initiative
  • Motivated
  • Driven

Future prospects

Possibility for the right candidate to become a permanent member of staff

Additional Information

Training provided

  • Level 2 Hybrid Diploma in Business Administration
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in Maths, English & ICT (if applicable)
  • Employee Rights & Responsibilities

Application Process Stage One If you meet the entry criteria you will be invited to attend an academic assessment at Loughborough College Stage Two If you are successful in your assessment you will be invited for an interview with the client within 1 week of your assessment and notified as to whether you have been successful within 10 working days.

Loughborough College - Learning Provider

Loughborough College offer a wide range of apprenticeships, delivered in top class facilities with dedicated and enthusiastic staff. The college works closely with over 350 employers across all industries, ensuring that you have an invaluable opportunity to kick-start their careers in a practical environment alongside top industry professionals.
For more information about this vacancy please contact the provider Loughborough College on 01509 515 472 or email: (Ref ID:70869)
Loughborough College


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