Colchester, Colchester, Essex, UK SIG plc
Apprentice Administration Assistant — 4246 Colchester — CO6 1EQ SIG Insulation, part of SIG Distribution Hours Monday — Friday 8am — 5pm Right now, we have a very exciting opportunity for an Apprentice Administration Assistant in our SIG Insulation Colchester branch. Part of SIG Distribution, this is the largest division of SIG and is home to many specialist firms with expertise in insulation, interiors, fixings and construction accessories. With a large market presence and constantly developing business you can be sure of a rewarding career within SIG. As an Apprentice Administration Assistant, you’ll play an important role in ensuring that all aspects of our busy branch run smoothly. The key responsibilities of this role will be varied — first and foremost your role will involve general office duties such as maintaining branch paperwork, filing and typing. You’ll also be responsible for dealing with customer enquiries, monitoring stock levels and managing cash sales banking and invoicing. You’ll also act as a key point of contact for any admin queries from all branch members. To be successful in this role you’ll have a positive and professional attitude and be motivated to learn new skills. Whilst some previous experience is a business environment is a bonus, it’s not essential — we’ll work closely with you to develop your business knowledge so you can provide a great service and meet our customers’ needs. What we’re really looking for is someone with a customer orientated and polite attitude, along with good organisational and administration skills and the ability to work well within a team. You’ll need to be comfortable working in a busy office environment and be able to communicate effectively by telephone and email; ensuring regular customer contact is maintained. You’ll also need to have a good level of computer literacy, especially in Microsoft Word and Excel, to support our office systems. The role will be for an initial period of 12 months and is ideal for someone looking to take their first step onto the career ladder — you’ll be trained and developed to help you meet your full potential, completing an NVQ qualification as part of your role. On completion of the apprenticeship we hope that you will be employed in a full-time capacity in our business and will progress into a new role within the business. If this sounds like you, you could have a bright future in SIG! SIG is a leading supplier of specialised construction materials, distributing throughout the UK, Europe and the Middle East. From ground works to the roof and everything in between, we deliver the full range of specialist materials to the construction industry. With a group turnover of circa £2.6bn and over 300 branches here in the UK alone, we’re a fantastic place to build your career. SIG Trading Ltd is an equal opportunities employer. STRICTLY NO AGENCIES



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