Job Summary
  • Salary
    £7280 Yearly
  • Location
    Sheffield, Sheffield
  • Sector
    Business Admin Level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    15th December 2017
  • Employer Name
    Nicholas Associates Group
  • Distance from academy
    • 3.4 Miles
    • 10 Minutes
  • Address
    Europa View, Sheffield S9 1XH, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

Are you enthusiastic, eager to learn and wanting to make a real difference to people’s lives? We have an exciting opportunity to work for a leading professional recruitment agency to support the executive search and selection team with sourcing candidates, research and administration duties.

During your time as a recruitment apprentice no two days will ever be the same. Duties will include but are not limited to:

•           Researching the availability of candidates in the employment   market including conduction telephone interviews

•           Researching candidates on social websites such as LinkedIn and Twitter

•           Support the existing sales team by generating new lead opportunities through internet research, telesales and marketing activities

•           Recording activity by data entry into a CRM system

•           Participate in regional and/or branch sales activities where appropriate

•           Support the sales team with administration duties including emailing of clients and candidates

•           Attend any relevant training courses and network meetings.

•           Work in accordance with the documented procedures and instructions as contained in the Company’s Quality Operating Procedures

•           Arranging suitable times for interviews, and preparing candidates for interview

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm


Requirements & Prospects


A minimum of 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

  1. Good communication skills written & oral
  2. Good telephone manner
  3. Attentive to detail and organised
  4. Calm under pressure
  5. IT literate with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  6. Quick learner and adaptable to changing situation

Personal Qualities

  1. Candidate must be confident in dealing with people at all levels, a helpful and friendly approach is essential.
  2. Candidate must be punctual and reliable, professional and smart appearance is also essential.
  3. Good written communication as well as verbal.
  4. The vacancy is based in a small team and the candidate will be expected to work using their own initiative.
  5. We are looking for an individual with a flexible approach to work.
  6. A hard working individual who has a proactive approach to their work, with good attention to detail.
  7. Must have a methodical approach to new tasks and problems.
  8. The candidate must be dedicated to completing the apprenticeship qualifications.

Future Prospects

Permanent opportunity for the right candidate, progression to a higher level.

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


The Apprentice will work towards a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship for Business and Administration Professionals. The qualifications consist of:
• Advanced Apprenticeship in Business and Administration
• Level 3 Diploma in Business and Administration
• Level 2 Functional Skills English, Maths & ICT (if applicable)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)