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Arup is a global firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical experts. We use our skills to make a positive difference in the world. This is a brilliant opportunity to build a career providing business administration support to our teams in infrastructure, building design and specialist consulting and technical services.
Our apprenticeships allow you to study for an academic qualification while working and learning alongside respected, technical professionals. As an apprentice, you’ll study via a blend of online content and 1:1/small group tutorials, along with review meetings with your tutor and combined with real responsibilities in the workplace. A dedicated mentor and our learning and development team will guide you through your personal and professional development.
About the role
Right now we’re looking for two Business Administration apprentices to join our teams - one in Liverpool and one in Leeds. From your first day you’ll join a community of experts, where everyone is supported in their career path and encouraged to work towards an accredited qualification.
You’ll help us to deliver effective and professional services for a range of varied and high-profile clients. While you’ll have a great deal of responsibility from day one, we’ll give you the chance to take on more as you progress and broaden your skills.
As a Business Administration apprentice in Arup you will work within a team providing business administration assistance to internal customers (engineers, planners and other design professionals) and external clients.
Our projects vary in size, location and complexity. For example they may involve highways, airports, ports, rail schemes or new office/retail/residential developments.
Your duties will involve assisting the team secretaries with arranging travel, or meetings, booking conference rooms, assisting with production of documents, i.e. typing, printing and binding, and other administrative tasks. You will also have the opportunity to work front-of-house, alongside our Receptionist.
As part of your apprenticeship, you'll study towards a Level 2 qualification in Business Administration with one of our approved training providers.
What we look for
We’re looking for dynamic and dedicated individuals to join us as apprentices. If you are keen to build a fulfilling career in business administration and deliver excellent services for clients, we’d like to hear from you.
We’re looking for the following qualifications, attributes and skills:
What we offer
There are infinite possibilities when you join Arup. You’ll receive all the opportunities that come with a challenging, fulfilling career, including:
You must be available to commence employment in summer 2018 at the latest in order to be considered for this role, however we can be flexible for an earlier start date for the right candidate.
All correspondence relating to the selection process will be issued via email. Please ensure you check your emails regularly to receive up-to-date information on your application.
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