Business and Administration

Apprentice Business Administrator

With Packaging Automation Ltd
Paying £180.29 Weekly
Knutsford
18 months duration
Advanced

About the apprenticeship

Purpose of the Job:

To ensure orders are placed with authorised suppliers in time to meet machine build and spares requirements and to liaise with appropriate personnel regarding anticipated delivery dates.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Expedite purchase orders for direct and in-direct materials in a timely manner, where necessary inform the Supply Chain Manager regarding any delays / problems to ensure agreed delivery dates are met
  • Check SQCDP boards on a daily basis and report any issues to the Supply Chain Manager
  • Undertake regular general maintenance of SYSPRO stock cards, stock references and prices information
  • Creation of new stock codes in SYSPRO
  • Ensure that all filing of internal and external documents is complete in a timely fashion
  • Carry out where necessary all other administrative duties when required
  • Deal professionally, competently and courteously with suppliers and colleagues in verbal and written communications
  • Provide reception cover when required
  • Throughout the length of the course to train in all purchasing functions to provide cover for the Assistant Buyer as and when required

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to health and safety policies and procedures and carry out all activities in a manner which is responsible and safe to yourself and others
  • Develop positive relationships with all you come into contact with
  • Contribute positively to your team and company morale and spirit
  • Accept responsibility for the quality of your work and get it right first time
  • Provide reception cover as required
  • To carry out any other duties as and when required

Future Prospects

Full time position within a thriving Engineering Company.