Administration Apprentice - North West

Division
Redrow Homes North West
Department
Apprentices
Number of positions for this role
1
Location
Warrington, WA4 4GE
Summary

Redrow Homes are looking for an individual who is passionate about supporting others in an office environment. Working as an apprentice you will support with the day to day running of a busy office undertaking varies administration duties on a day to day basis. The successful candidate would need excellent communication and IT skills. As part of the apprenticeship you will be studying a L3 Business Administration with one of Redrows chosen training partners.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • To provide administration support within an office setting by:

  • Answer the telephone/take messages

  • Typing, photocopying, scanning and laminating

  • Greeting visitors in a professional and courteous manner

  • Raise purchase orders using in-house system

  • cover reception switchboard where necessary

  • Assist Construction with mail-shots, reports and presentations etc

  • Support with administrative assistance to the construction department within the divisional office

  • At all times comply with company policies, procedures and instructions

  • Update construction training spreadsheets

  • Update HS&E documentation

  • General construction administration for example ensuring construction documentation is up to date.

  • Secretarial assistance to Construction Director / Construction Manager / 4 Area Construction Managers

What we are looking for

    

  •  Have 5 GCSEs including grade 4 (GCSE grade C) in English and Maths or equivalent.
  • Willing to undertake training/ a qualification in business administration.
  • Able to work in a team as well as on your own initiative.
  • Willing to learn.
  • Able to follow instructions.
  • Good level of interpersonal skills.
  • Able to communicate clearly and effectively.
  • Organised
  • IT literate – basic knowledge of Microsoft based packages.
Application tips

It’s not just about the placements we offer; Redrow want the right people working for us. As we expect a lot of applications, we need our successful candidates to stand out from the rest. We like our people to be different – so what sets you apart? What can you offer us? Why do you want to work at Redrow?

Be clear and concise, and make sure that everything that goes into your application represents your qualities.

What next? Our recruitment and selection process is designed specifically to get the best from you and demonstrate your personal qualities. So be yourself, take initiative, get involved and enjoy it!

Good luck!

Redrow is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, or age.

Job Description
Job_Description_Administration_Apprentice_updated_April_2021.pdf
Closing Date
29/08/2022