Business Administrator Apprenticeship – Harrogate – HG1 5EP


Learning Provider:
FW Solutions

Vacancy Description

Duties will include:

  • General office duties
  • Developing and winning new business through proactive business development including cold and warm calling
  • Negotiating fees with clients. This could be over the phone, face to face or email
  • Offering advice and help to prepare for interviews and CV editing
  • Managing the recruitment process, from arranging the initial interviews to the first day of employment for the candidate
  • Smooth out negotiations between clients and candidates
  • Provide feedback before and after interviews by phone or email
  • Maintaining databases and promoting jobs to candidates
  • Building relationships with clients by understanding what they want and understanding the way they work
  • Attending meetings with candidates and clients, minute taking
  • Attending a variety of networking events with the opportunity to be a key player within the business
  • Carrying out a project to improve an area of the business to be presented at the end of your apprenticeship
Vacancy Title:
Business Administrator Apprenticeship
Employer Description:

Recruiting for administration, customer service, reception, sales, secretarial, accounts, HR and IT staff covering the North Yorkshire region.

People are our business. We value diversity and individuality, building lasting relationships with everyone we work with. We support people to be the best they can be with our specialist divisions to offer an expert recruitment service. We contribute uniquely to our positive working environment, making us stronger and more efficient whilst adding value to our business. Collaborating as a team is a huge part of our culture and underpins our goal of delivering a first class service to job seekers and companies looking to hire new staff.

Vacancy Location:


Grove Road



Working Week:
Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm with a 3.30pm finish on a Friday. Half an hour lunch break.
Weekly Wage:
Number of Vacancies:
Training to be provided:

Level 3 Business Administrator Standard:

  • Apprenticeships are delivered in the workplace. You will be allocated a Teaching and Learning Co-ordinator (TLC) and will have access to our online study area where you will find all your study materials. Your TLC will provide you with personal tutorial support and on-programme assessment at pre-arranged times
  • End point assessment by an independent assessment organisation comprises of three activities – knowledge test, portfolio-based interview and a project presentation
  • You will be working towards the Level 3 Business Administrator Standard (Knowledge and Understanding, Skills and Behaviours)
  • Functional Skills are at level 2 in maths and English if not already achieved
Learning Provider:
FW Solutions
Learning Provider Description:

FW Solutions Ltd is an independent provider of high quality education and training solutions, providing development for both learners and employers. We commit to offer superior training by ensuring we take into account each learner’s needs and learning style. All training will be delivered by highly qualified, specialist tutors and we provide our learners with straightforward, web-based resources to make learning flexible and enjoyable.

Contact details:

Call Us
01423 536 672

Email Us

Find Us
Windsor House, Cornwall Road, Harrogate, HG1 2PW

Skills required:
  • The successful candidate will have a good knowledge of ICT
  • You will need good communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • You must have the ability to prioritise your workload and work to agreed timescales and targets
Qualifications required:

English and maths GCSE at grade C/4 or above (or the equivalent) would be an advantage

Personal qualities:
  • In order to be successful, you must be motivated
  • You will be keen to hit targets and be driven to making the business a success
Future Prospects:
  • The Business Administration apprenticeship is an insight into all areas of the business – finance, IT systems, documents and records
  • The role is a fantastic opportunity for internal progress following this apprenticeship into different areas of the business including Recruitment Resourcer / Recruitment Consultant and therefore further qualifications
Employer Name:
Contact Name:
Application Method:
Please appy via the FW Solutions website.
Apprenticeship Sector:
Business Administration
Short Vacancy Description:

EM Recruiting are looking for a motivated and ambitious Office Administrator to learn all areas of the business and progress to Recruitment Resourcer/Consultant. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn about the recruitment industry.