Business Administration Apprentice - Thurnscoe
apprenticeship

Business Administration Apprentice - Thurnscoe

Job description

Do you want to work for a worldwide, market leading company? A company that has delivered some of the most iconic projects, globally over the last 100 years, with market leading capabilities across the construction, services and rail sectors? Then we have an amazing opportunity for you – based right here in Thurnscoe near Barnsley.

We have a new exciting opportunity to work as a Business Administration Apprentice in our Site Mobilisation Team. This role with give you the opportunity to work for a market leading company, whilst gaining valuable skills and experience to ensure you develop to your full potential throughout the apprenticeship.

What the apprenticeship will offer
Balfour Beatty offers a comprehensive training programme in business administration with the opportunity of completing industry recognised vocational qualifications. You will provide effective, efficient, confidential and comprehensive administrative support to our business. As part of the Apprenticeship scheme you will be supported with gaining an NVQ level 3 or 4 in Business Administration. You will also have various other training opportunities. Following successful completion of the apprenticeship, we will look to explore further opportunities within Balfour Beatty and further development of you and your career.

What you'll be doing
Your responsibilities as a Business Administration Apprentice will include:

  • Deal with communications (mostly over the telephone and face to face) with other stakeholders in the business
  • Organise and service meetings which involve taking and preparing minutes, and undertaking any follow up actions.
  • Minute taking may be complex, of a confidential nature and at a senior level for internal and external partners
  • Filing, scanning, typing, faxing and emailing
  • Use a variety of Microsoft Packages (including Word, Excel and PowerPoint) to compose and update documents

Who we're looking for

  • You will have a minimum of 5 GCSE’s 9-4 or A*-C including maths and English or equivalent coupled with an interest in business administration.
  • You will have a basic knowledge of MS packages including Outlook, Word and Excel
  • You will have a have a friendly, flexible approach to your working day and a willingness to work with and support colleagues
  • You will have an enthusiastic, engaged attitude and eagerness to learn and develop personally and professionally

Why work for us
We offer a competitive salary and a flexible benefits package. Your professional institution fees and training will be covered.

For more information about what you can expect as a Balfour Beatty Apprentice and what’s involved in the scheme visit the website here and view the profiles of our current apprentices across the group.

Balfour Beatty is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People (“Two Ticks”) symbol and we are a member of Stonewall’s Diversity Champions programme.


How to apply

We reserve the right to remove adverts should the roles be filled before the closing date. Applicants are therefore encouraged to apply as early as possible as CVs will be reviewed and candidates selected on a rolling recruitment basis.

Should you require any additional support with your application, please email.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 29/04/2019

Don't forget to mention Prospects to employers when you contact them.

Closing date: 29/04/2019

Apply

Additional job details

LocationBarnsley
Additional location informationThurnscoe
Salary

Competitive salary

Working hoursFull-time

To stay safe in your job search we recommend that you visit SAFERjobs, a non-profit, joint industry and law enforcement organisation working to combat job scams. Visit the SAFERjobs website for information on common scams and to get free, expert advice for a safer job search.