Business Administration Apprentice – Human Resources

Job reference: 001409

Location: Dover

Closing date: 31/08/2022

Salary: £11,262 per annum

Employment type: Apprenticeship

Department: People

Division: People

Hours per week: 37.5 hours per week

We are P & O, with an enviable heritage, brand recognition and future investment there has never been a better time to join us.

The role

Do you want to work with our innovative, dynamic People Team in our office in Dover? The HR team are currently recruiting for an individual who wants to do a Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship Scheme due to the promotion of our last business apprentice.This is a fantastic entry into an organisation that has HR policy at the heart of its transformation programme. You will be involved with the team from day one learning tasks within the key "Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours" that form part of the apprenticeship standard.

You will be trained in all aspects of HR dealing with customer focus, IT, communications (both written and verbal), time management, team building and analytical/ problem solving skills. You will be timetabled throughout the week to make sure that you attend tutorials and learning sessions with the training provider both on and off site.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to get access to a scheme that doesn't come up too often and will allow you to progress your career in a professional business environment.

The organisation​​​​​​​

P&O Ferries is one of the best loved brands within the UK and we are considered a Superbrand. We have been providing a maritime service for the UK and beyond since 1837 and have been an integral part of British maritime history for almost two centuries.

We are now part of DP World whose vision of enabling global trade fits with our global vision for the 21st century. We are going through our biggest transformation in our history which includes building the most technologically advanced ships for the Dover Straits, welcoming customers who have never travelled by ferry before and huge technology leaps that will see us at the forefront of a technology revolution.

Our people are our most important asset and we are building a world class team from all over Europe and the world to help us thrive in the new normal. We have the backing of DP World with all of their tools and support alongside the freedom for you to be the best you can be.

The person

So what are the skills we are looking for?

- Level 2 English and Maths or the equivalent GCSE qualifications

- Good IT skills alongside a good understanding of Microsoft Office

- Excellent organisational skills including the ability to prioritise workloads

- Some previous experience of customer service would be useful

- A desire to learn the fundamentals of business administration and a real interest in human resources.

This amazing opportunity will not be around for ever so if you are interested please apply today!