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Business Administration and Sales Apprentice

Professional Apprenticeships
Emersons Green, Bristol
£14,000 per annum
Closing date
29 Dec 2023

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Role Type
Apprenticeship, Advanced
Start Date
12-18 months

Job Details

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing team and learn all about sales and business support from a team of experts. Symec Technologies are a friendly, growing team in a leading mobile technology organisation in North Bristol. They are leaders in their field and well-respected experts in the industry. As long-time employers of apprentices, you’ll receive exceptional support to begin a rewarding new career.


If you are self-starter with a keen eye for detail, and excellent communication and teamwork skills, this opportunity could be the role for you.

You will be responsible for supporting the team with both internal and external customers. The role is highly varied and part of a team which sits centrally within the business ensuring all elements of the customer journey is met to a high standard.

They are a small team with a hands-on approach and looking for someone who would enjoy this working environment contributing to the overall success of the business.

You will learn:

  • Provide administration support to the sales team
  • Processing quotes and orders through the software system
  • Maintaining accurate notes on software systems
  • Sourcing products to ensure a competitive price and short lead time
  • Raising of sales orders & purchase orders into the accounts software 
  • Liaising with suppliers, managing lead times & order updates
  • Collaborate with internal departments to ensure complete end to end management of orders and queries
  • Updating order statuses, order progression, into the software system
  • Assist with the set-up & maintenance of Symec customer tools such as Symec Hub 
  • Dealing with incoming Customer Care calls, emails and helpdesk tickets in a professional and timely manner

Business Administrator Training

During this advanced apprenticeship, you will learn a vast range of knowledge, skills and behaviours, covering topics such as project management, systems & processes, business structures and so much more.

You will undertake the ground-breaking Professional Apprenticeships Business Administrator Level 3 qualification. Professional Apprenticeships hold the title of Bristol and Bath Apprenticeship Training Provider of the Year for 2021. They also boast the highest Ofsted rating, which only a select few training providers in the region have.

The programme is designed to mould you into a high-level, all-rounded business professional. You will learn in detail about business communication, organisation, managing change, problem-solving & much more.

These modules are designed to jump-start your career and make you stand out in an increasingly competitive field, boosting your future earning potential.


There are opportunities to progress into a permanent role in the department for the right candidate. Symec are looking for driven, passionate individuals who want to succeed and they will support you growing as they grow. Previous apprentices have gone on to secure fantastic permanent roles within the company and you can look forward to some exciting career opportunities upon successful completion of your apprenticeship.

Culture & Benefits

Symec Technologies are an award-winning leader in the supply and management of mobile technology, working within various markets including Retail, Transport & Logistics, Warehousing, Distribution and Field Services.

They are a young, driven, and passionate organisation which is focused on growing rapidly, with a friendly, welcoming culture. With benefits such as free on site parking, access to a company pension scheme and generous holiday allowance, this sought-after role won’t be around for long so apply now!


We're Professional Apprenticeships, a South West based apprenticeship provider, with a mission to help applicants find and secure their dream apprenticeship! 

Although we have over 50 years’ experience between us now, we were once former apprentices ourselves. So we know first-hand the possibilities unlocked by a well-planned apprenticeship.

There are many misconceptions about apprenticeships. Today young people visualise apprenticeships as a viable alternative to university. Over 8,000 local businesses employ apprentices to further develop their workforce.

We place more emphasis on the recruitment and matching process to ensure that both the young person and business can be sure they find the perfect match.

Check out our current apprenticeship vacancies now!

Company info
0117 422 4000
Filwood Green Business Park, 1 Filwood Park Ln,

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