Job Summary
  • Salary
    £187.50 (per week)
  • Location
    Watford, Hertfordshire
  • Sector
    Business Admin Level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    10th November 2016
  • Employer Name
  • Distance from acadmey
    • 15.0 Miles
    • 29 Minutes
  • Address
    Hatfield AL10 9TW, United Kingdom

Job Description

Our company is Europe's leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services, enabling users and their business. They value their staff and will often promote within, so it’s an exciting opportunity to build your career.

Your job role will include:


The department is called Group Field Services (GFS) Purchasing and it is responsible for the IT spare part supply & repair to support customer maintenance contracts. It will be predominantly working to support the UK business but as it is a Group department (teams also in France & Germany), there will be cross over work from other countries. Duties will include:


  • Creating Purchasing Orders to suppliers and manufacturers
  • Creating warranty claims on manufacturer websites
  • Chasing purchase orders to ensure timely delivery
  • Resolving invoice & warehouse queries
  • Managing repair quotations
  • Other general reporting & administrative tasks as required


training and support will be provided as part of the 18 month apprenticeship

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:30pm


Requirements & Prospects


Ideally a minimum 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths and English (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

• Ability to work calmly under pressure, and handle conflicting priorities.
• Ability to work as part of a team and participate in peer to peer knowledge transfer.
• Strong customer service ethos.
• Computer literate and be competent in Microsoft Office toolset

Personal Qualities

• Very good organisational skills
• Someone who takes a pride in delivering a qualitative service

Future Prospects

Permanent opportunities for successful candidates

  • Apprenticeship Length
    12 Months
  • Training Provider
    Aspire Achieve Advance Ltd
  • Academy Location


Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Technology Academy in Watford for a period of up to 24 days in a combination of block release and day release structured training. The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace with your Employer. You will work towards a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship for IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals. The qualifications consist of:
• Edexcel Advanced Apprenticeship in IT, Software, Web and Telecoms
• L3 Diploma in ICT Professional Competence
• L3 Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
• Level 2 Functional Skills English, Maths & ICT (if applicable)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)