Business Administration Apprentice

City: Hexham   Contract Type: Full-time     Job-Code: 1596   Department: Customer Service  


As a Business Administration Apprentice on our award winning scheme you will gain experience in our Commercial teams dealing with internal and external customers. Developing your business administration and communication skills and gaining commercial insight.


Starting Summer 2023.


Your Tasks

  • To develop key skills and competencies whilst undertaking placements in various departments within the Commercial teams.

  • Achieving high standards in all coursework.

  • Working with the team to develop competencies in our systems and processes, gaining a comprehensive understanding of all quality and departmental procedures.

  • To work on a range of projects making improvements for the business & our customers.

  • Communicating with external customers to develop knowledge of the company.

  • Join internal & customer meetings to gain an awareness of business functions and the UK customer base.


Our Requirements

  • For all our apprenticeships, we are looking for self-motivated learners with excellent interpersonal skills as you will be working with a range of departments. You will also need the following:

  • Good standard of education, minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade 4 or above including Maths and English.

  • Must be competent in the use of Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint).

  • Must be well organised, efficient, personable and have a good, confident telephone manner.


We offer

  • The opportunity to study the Level 3 Business Administration Apprentice Standard. The chance to join a team forming the largest manufacturing employer in Northumberland; focussed on quality, customer service, environment and sustainability. Competitive employee benefits and pension scheme.



Your Contact

Philip Maloney, HR

T 01434 602191


We create more from wood. With more than 10,000 employees in 10 countries who work with passion, upholding our family values and innovative spirit. This is how we create products for furniture, interior design, construction as well as laminate flooring. We keep moving and are always developing – manufacturing new products, tapping into emerging markets and generating exciting prospects for everyone that works with us.