Business Administrator Apprenticeship Level 2 Framework (Ref: VAC001494018)

Salary: £3.70 per hourClosing Date: 14 Mar 2019Hours: Mon – Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm 37.5 hrs (half hour for lunch)

Houghton Country

Houghton Country Ltd is a specialist equestrian and country store. We offer a wide range of equestrian clothing and equipment for the horse and dog along with a range of country wear.

Working within an office environment, you will be carrying out all aspects of Office Administration but also have an active part in dealing with web orders, returns, etc.

Training to be provided: Full training with employer to Level 2 in Business Administration, supported by Northumberland College.

Vacancy full description:

All aspects of general office administration

Deal with incoming calls

Deal with customer face to face or over phone

Respond to emails

Take over the phone orders

Process Exchanges & Refunds

Check & correct stock levels

Upload products to Multichannel websites

Book in new stock

Price checking within websites

Covering instore (lunch / understaff)

Taking cash / card payments

Alarm testing

Order Stationery

Assist packing team to dispatch internet orders

Picking internet orders

General House Keeping




Skills required:

Good level of English and maths preferred

Good IT Skills

Good verbal and communication skills.

Ability to work as part of a team.

Good time management

Personal qualities: Approachable and friendly, dedicated, attention to detail, excellent personal hygiene

Qualifications required: GCSE Grade A-C in Maths and English (or equivalent). Functional skills will be undertaken at College by applicants without this qualification.

Future prospects: Full time employment

Reality check: You will be working in an office based environment, using IT on a daily basis.

Additional Important Information:

Equestrian knowledge would be an advantage. The role at times could be physical and may involve lifting.

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