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Business Administrator Apprentice - Reed Forwarding



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27th June 2024

Employer Description

Reed Forwarding are a small, family run Freight forwarding and warehousing company based in Bury St Edmunds.

Main description

Reed Forwarding are a small family run freight forwarding and warehousing company based in Bury St Edmunds. They have an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice Administrator to join the team.

You will be assisting colleagues in the office as well as liaising with the Warehouse team as required.

Day to day duties include:

• Answering the phone and taking bookings or assisting with queries and passing onto colleagues.
• Stock control.
• Preparing orders and arranging UK haulage.
• Assisting with shipping administration including customs declarations and proof of shipments.
• Create sales invoices and process supplier invoices.
• Other administration duties including updating spreadsheets and recording data accurately.

Entry requirements

GCSE grade C (4) or above in Maths and English, or equivalent, is desirable.

Skills required

Communication skills
Team working
Training to be Provided
The learner will be studying the Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard qualification.
Functional skills will be studied if equivalent qualifications are not held.

Things to consider

We are a small team and all help where necessary including occasionally assisting in warehouse duties. The ideal candidate would be someone who has great team spirit and willingness to get stuck in to tasks at hand.

Future Prospects

On successful completion of apprenticeship, and based on performance, we would be looking to offer a permanent position with Reed Forwarding.

Closing Date

The closing date for this job offer is on 19/07/2024


£12480 per year


This job is located in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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