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Business Apprentice

Location: Dewsbury

Salary: £13-15k

Contract: Apprenticeship

Company: Rixonway Kitchens

Hours Per Week: 37.5

We have an exciting opportunity for an apprentice to join our team in Dewsbury.  In this role you'll gain a good understanding our critical business functions, which will equip you to move into a technical, project or leadership role upon completion of your Apprenticeship.

In this role you'll help us to succeed by gaining a good understanding of many areas of the business under a rotation schedule in several departments:

  • Estimating – Preparing CAD drawings and quotes ready for customer orders
  • Customer Services – processing orders and liaising with customers on the process of their kitchen deliveries
  • Production Planning – understanding the production timelines and building relationships with our suppliers
  • Finance – learning about the budgeting process and helping to secure payments from customers
  • Transport – contribute to the team that arrange and deliver our kitchens to site
  • Design – Prepare and issue letters to tenants in advance of our Kitchen Design appointments

Desired skills

  • The ability to communicate at all levels and quickly build relationships with key stakeholders across different functions
  • An interest in a manufacturing organisation / process, with a long-term aspiration to work in a leadership or technical role.
  • The ability to learn quickly and understand the purpose and scope of differing operational functions.
  • Experience of using Excel spreadsheets to analyse or record data
  • Experience of using Microsoft Word to produce letters and other types of documentation.

Desired qualifications

  • A-Level qualifications grade A - C
  • Good GCSE’s (A-C) in Maths and English.

Future prospects

Great future prospects for the right candidate

Training to be provided

You will be working towards a Level 3 Standard in Business Administration.


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.