Vi Spring Limited is a luxury bed manufacture with their head office based in Plymouth. They have been supplying the best bespoke beds since 1901. They have stores all around the world, from North America to China.
The company’s main aim is to demonstrate the high standard of craftsmanship and a Guarantee of Quality valid for the lifetime of their beds.
This apprenticeship vacancy is within Vi Springs Product Development Department. It’s a Product Development Department’s responsibility to create products with new or different characteristics that offer new or additional benefits to its customers resulting in increase sales and customer satisfaction.
Vi Spring has a great track record with apprentices and is now actively seeking a talented individual to join their Product Development Department as a Level 3 Business Admin Apprentice.
As an Apprentice Administrator in the Product Development Department, the candidate will be responsible for providing general administration support to the Product Development Team. This includes acting as the first point of contact for the company; answering department related incoming calls/emails and enquires. The right candidate will be ambitious and organised.
Other key responsibilities may include:
Supporting the team in preparing costs of new products
Undertaking administration support for financial tasks
Providing computerised reports on new product costs
General administration tasks within Product Development
This vacancy is one for the long term and offers excellent opportunities for an individual with the right motivation and commitment to progress to a more senior role. Vi Spring is renowned for retaining their staff, including previous apprentices, by treating them well and offering opportunities to progress.
Rate dependent on age and ability (minimum £3.70 per hour as the Minimum National Apprenticeship Wage)
39 Hours per week (Monday – Friday)
Business Administrator Apprenticeship
Level 3 Diploma for the Business Administrator
Functional skills in English and Maths (if required)
On the job training and development will be provided to deliver a rounded experience within the Product Development Department
Opportunities for progression within the company to a more senior role, this is a permanent position for the right candidate.
Ability to use Microsoft Office
Excellent inter personal skills
Experience with working in an office based factory environment would be beneficial, however not essential.
Having an aptitude for Mathematics is an advantaged in this role.
The ideal candidate will have a grade 4/C or above in English, Maths & ICT (or equivalent).
Excellent communication skills
Can work independently and as part of a team
Good work ethic
Attention to detail
Interested? Apply today via the 'Apply Now' tab at the top of this page! Or alternatively contact our friendly Recruitment Team on 01752 218086 to register your interest in the role.
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