Job Title: Apprentice Transport Manager 

The role of the applicant will be expected to work as part of a Traffic Team to receive phone call enquiries from new and existing customers relating to haulage (HGV) collections and deliveries throughout the UK. You will work towards a Level 3 Business Administration apprenticeship.

Closing date: July 9th, 2021

 

Apprenticeship summary

  • Monthly wage 

£6.00 per hour working a 37.5-hour week – £975 pcm paid on the last working day of each month 

  • Working week

Monday – Friday 08:00 – 16:00 (With 30 mins meal breaks each day)

Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Possible start date

As soon as possible 

  • Location 

Euxton , Nr Chorley PR7 6DH

  • Positions

1 available

 

The candidate will work along side the Transport Manager on a daily basis , assisting with admin duties , contacting drivers , updating spreadsheets , emailing customers and updating delivery and collection times and any other duties that are required to run a successful Transport Department.

 

Requirements and prospects:

Desired skills:

  • Good communication and team working skills
  • Basic computer skills, with knowledge of how use Excel (minimal)
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Good timekeeping skills

Personal qualities:

  • Motivated to learn and progress.
  • Confident phone manner 
  • Genuine interest in multiple aspects of business
  • Calm under pressure, well presented.
  • Good knowledge of locations in the UK a benefit but not a necessity
  • Ability to keep themself organised in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong work ethic
  • Independent thinker

Desired qualifications:

4 GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) including maths and English, but not essential.

What does the Apprenticeship Cover?

During this course, you will complete training and activities to cover the 12 modules below. These are completed through workbooks, practical sessions and observations and have been designed to meet the Business Administrators standard as well as the Highfield Level 3 Diploma for Business Administrators.

Module 1: The organisation and your role

Module 2: Business fundamentals

Module 3: Project management

Module 4: Producing records and documents

Module 5: Building positive relationships

Module 6: Business communication

Module 7: Use IT systems and software

Module 8: Decision-making

Module 9: Planning and organisation

Module 10: Stakeholders

Module 11: Policies and regulations

Module 12: Processes

The Apprenticeship will last 15 months. After 12 Months, learners will be entered into their End Point Assessment. At this stage you will submit your portfolio, complete a multiple-choice online exam, participate in a portfolio-based interview and deliver a project presentation.

What Qualifications will you Get?

  • Business Administrators Level 3 Standard
  • Level 3 Diploma for Business Administrators (RQF)
  • Level 2 Functional Skills Maths*
  • Level 2 Functional Skills English*

*If Required

Any person that comes onto our apprenticeship programmes will in addition to the apprenticeship qualification have access to over 500 e-learning courses which you will gain certification for any undertaken. These are optional and not a requirement of the apprenticeship programme and totally free of charge.

 

If you’d like to apply for this role, please send a cover letter and CV to [email protected].