Administration Apprentice
Reference No: 29853

Vacancy Filled

Become UK
City Centre
M1 6JX

About this opportunity

Become UK are looking for an apprentice to join their Manchester office carrying out general office duties, including answering the phone, handling enquiries, entering candidate’s details onto the system, networking and lots more.

A normal day would include:
Answering incoming calls and enquiries
Taking detailed messages and passing these to the relevant consultant
General administration duties within the office eg: unlocking and preparing the interview room, photocopying, shredding, filing
Meeting and greeting the candidates when they arrive for their interview
Asking them to fill out the digital forms on the Apple iPad
Adding candidate details to the system and attaching their CV
Attending award dinners, networking events and other related industry events
Attending corporate hospitality events and freelance candidate events
Networking, socialising and creating awareness for Become at every opportunity
Attending training that is provided by the consultants and taking detailed notes
Occasional trips to the London office and attending events
Uploading adverts onto industry websites
Booking appropriate candidates in for interviews and adding these to the diary via the database
Emailing a report to consultants each week on any relevant industry news items & sales lead

Become UK is a highly successful recruitment agency specialising in the creative, digital and marketing industries. Celebrating 20 years in the business, they are now a renowned market leader operating in London, Manchester, Sydney, Melbourne and Hong Kong for both permanent and freelance business. See -

What you could go on to do:
The role could lead into a trainee recruitment consultant role for the right person.

How you will be supported:
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next:
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team.

You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there:
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

What you should have to apply

GCSE maths and English grades A-D

Personal Qualities

Extremely personable and highly motivated individual with excellent interpersonal skills and a team player
Robust character and not easily fazed, with a strong work ethic, flexible approach, good sense of humour and willingness to contribute to the team spirit
Proactive thinker
Helpful, supportive and friendly
Can-do attitude
Excellent time keeping, dependable and reliable
Well presented and groomed in a professional manner – appropriate to our industry
Conscientious, diligent & hardworking


Able to communicate effectively with people across all levels - candidates, clients and other staff
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Good grammar & spelling
Good telephone manner, clear and articulate
Good computer skills
Good organisational skills and ability to multitask
Time management skills and self-discipline