Business Administration Apprentice
Reference No: 30019
City Centre
M3 2NU

About this opportunity

Business Administration is the art of day-to-day office management! Over the course of this apprenticeship you will receive expert training and gain valuable experience, developing a range of skills that will help set you up for a successful career.

A normal day would include:
Working as part of our volume recovery team you will provide effective administrative support in our Manchester office.

• Keeping our comprehensive filling system accurate and up to date;
• Sorting and distributing post
• Preparing files for archiving
• Assist other team members as necessary
• Responding to queries
• General office duties including replenishing office stationary, emptying trays, keeping printers functional
•Performing such other tasks as may be delegated from time to time by your line manager

BLM is an insurance risk and commercial law firm with both a domestic and international focus. They now work with an increasing number of customers, across more lines of business, in more locations throughout the UK and Ireland as well as across the world.

What you could go on to do:
Business administration is relevant to hundreds of job roles - so this opportunity is a great foundation for getting into any industry – from finance or retail, to media and education. You’ll get the business skills and experience employers are looking for and help kick-start your career.

How you will be supported:
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next:
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there:
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

What you should have to apply

GCSE English and maths at grade C plus or equivalent is preferred but not essential

Personal Qualities

Highly organised
Have confidence with IT
Excellent communication skills
Attention to detail


Minimal typing/excel skills
The ability to work under pressure and to use your own initiative and to work unsupervised