Administration and Communications Apprentice at UKSA

Salary: £140 per week
Contract Term: Apprenticeships
Contract Type: Full time
Location: Cowes
Posted on 25 July 2017
Closing Date: 26th August 2017

Administration / Apprenticeships

If you’re looking for a new opportunity to earn while you learn, HTP could have the Apprenticeship for

This is an exciting new role being offered by the leading charity UKSA. Based within the Business Development team you will be providing general administration support to the team as well as being involved with events.

UKSA is a charity who believe in the power of the sea to make change. They offer the very best professional maritime training courses alongside youth development programmes to help young people transform their lives for the better. From experienced yachtsmen and women, super yacht career students, schools and groups and young children just starting their journey on the water. UKSA has helped launch 5,000 careers and turns lives around each day.

The Duties and Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Provide administrative support for the communications and sales team for each of UKSAs product area in line with the overall communications and sales strategies.
  • Carry out research into potential promotional opportunities
  • Carry out market research and report on findings
  • Assist in the input of all purchase orders onto the finance system
  • Be responsible for ensuring that all UKSA printed collateral is fit for purpose and that there is sufficient stock
  • Collate, coordinate and ensure the quarterly marketing activity schedule is up to date
  • Assist in the development and alterations to any print/ online and social media activity
  • Helping support the team with Social Media
  • Undertake any other duties commensurate with your level of responsibility
  • Provide high levels of customer service

Desired skills                                    

  • Good ICT Skills
  • Strong Administrative Skills
  • Good Organisational Skills
 Personal qualities  
  • Self Starter with Good Interpersonal and Communication Skills
  • Friendly and Pleasant
  • Highly Motivated
  • Attention to detail
  • A love of all things on the water!
 Qualifications required    
  • Good levels of English, Maths and ICT required
Training to be provided     
  • Business Administration Level 2
  • Functional Skills- English, Maths and ICT (if applicable)
  • Employment Rights & Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Weekly Wage : £140

Working Week: 40 hours over 5 days. Mostly Monday-Friday but some weekend work to support with events will be required.

To apply for this position, please attach your CV and cover letter telling us a little bit about yourself and why you feel you would be the ideal candidate for this role.

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Since the company was established in 2000 HTP has fast become one of the leading training providers in the South of England. We deliver training in all areas of Hospitality, Management, Retail, Customer Service, Business Administration, Sales, Childcare (Isle of Wight only), Health and Social Care

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