Business Administration Apprentice (Procurement)

Drift IT

Apprenticeship summary:

PETA Ltd are looking to source an exceptional Business Administration Apprentice for a leading local IT support business.

If you want to develop a career in business administration and procurement, this position is ideal for you!

PETA are working with Drift IT Services to recruit a positive, friendly, and enthusiastic Business Administration Apprentice to join their procurement team.



Your new apprenticeship

Joining the procurement team as a Business Administration Apprentice, you will learn to support with a wide variety of administrative tasks.

As you develop in your position, you will take on responsibilities including:

  • Accepting and checking in stock on spreadsheets
  • Processing basic quote including renewals
  • Chasing purchase orders with schools
  • Inputting accurate data on to the in-house CRM system
  • Answering the phone, taking messages & dealing with sales calls
Other information

Drift IT provide straightforward, innovative and hassle-free IT support to education providers. They have an extensive client base of schools in the South East and over 15 years experience in the sector, providing a proactive, friendly approach to IT support that has been developed specifically with the needs of educators in mind.


Essential Skills

To be considered for the Business Administration Apprentice role, in the procurement team, you will have a willingness to complete their apprenticeship and grasp the opportunity to progress into a full-time role with a keen interested in IT and technology. You must be competent in IT and have confidence using Microsoft Office. You will need to be:

  • Friendly
  • Positive
  • Presentable
  • Polite
  • Organised

Desired Skills

  • Strong customer service focus
  • Good negotiation and listening skills
Personal qualities

Other qualities to include:

- Strong team player         

- Flexible approach to work

- Able to work on own initiative

- Accurate data entry

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills

- Strong customer service focus

- Attention to detail

- Strong time management skills

- Proactive and confident

- Good negotiation and listening skills

- Enthusiastic and bubbly personality



Future prospects

Permanent post available upon completion

Training to be provided

Throughout the duration of the Apprenticeship you will be required to attend one of our PETA training centres for off the job training. The majority of training will be completed with your employer at your place of work. You will be completing the Business Administration Level 3 Apprenticeship.

Apply for this Vacancy

If you are a great team player and are looking to kick start your career in procurement, this role is ideal for you. Apply now to be considered for this Business Administration Apprentice vacancy.

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