Fixed term contract – initially 12 months (contract length will be subject to extension dependent on the sign off of the Apprentice Standard by government, once the standard has been agreed the contract will run in conjunction with undertaking study towards achievement of an Apprenticeship standard: Business Administration Support Level 3).
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The role and requirements
Are you looking to start your Business Administration career in a progressive, changing organisation? We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who is committed to and wants to make a real contribution to the team and deliver an efficient customer focused service.
The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting in the day to day administration for the IT and Business Management team. You will be providing assistance with a range of corporate responsibilities, including the organisations transparency agenda, procurement guidelines, contract management and IT systems. The on job training will provide all-round experience of every administrative task required in a busy office environment.
You will be focused on the detail, well organised and committed to providing a timely and efficient response as well as continuously looking for ways of improving systems and processes, therefore someone with a can do attitude is essential.
For further information and to apply online please visit: https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-464028
Closing date: Friday 27 September 2019
Interview date: Friday 4 October 2019
As a Disability Confident Leader the LGA values diversity and encourages applications from all sections of the community