Sales Administration Apprenticeship Vacancy

Press Release
26 Jan 2018



SALARY: Commensurate with Qualifications/Skills

LOCATION: NGF Europe Limited (NSG Group), Lea Green Road, St Helens

DATE OF ISSUE: 25 January 2018

CLOSING DATE: 9 February 2018

NGF is a global business with manufacturing units in Japan, China, UK, Poland and Canada and is a member of the NSG Group of companies. The group is a world-leader in the manufacture of glass products for building, automotive and information electronics applications.

NGF is at the forefront of manufacturing specialised glass cord products, with a worldwide customer base.

Primarily used in the automotive industry, NGF cord is used mainly in the automotive industry for the reinforcement of synchronous drive belts.

An opportunity has arisen for a 2 year Sales Administration Apprenticeship working within the Sales Administration Department reporting directly to the Sales Administration Team Leader. 

The role includes order entry, purchasing, despatch, stock control of consignment stocks and warehouse stock along with a wide variety of administrative responsibilities. Global import and export processes form a significant part of the role.

Working in a fast moving environment, where the highest standard of service and efficiency is required, the successful applicant will be required to prioritise work activity in line with business/customer requirements that can constantly change.

The individual will work as part of a team, taking responsibility to complete personal work tasks.

The ideal candidate will possess the following attributes:

  • 5 GCSE’s – Grade A-C including English and Mathematics. 2 ‘A’ Levels
  • Health & Safety awareness
  • IT skills (Microsoft Office)
  • Desire to Learn
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Organisation/time management
  • Attention to detail/accuracy
  • Strong team player with aptitude to take ownership of individual work tasks

Business Administration NVQ Level 2/3 Key skills will be developed in the areas of sales administration, including import and export procedures.

This apprenticeship is an excellent opportunity to boost your career prospects. Whilst working in NGFE Sales Administration, you will interact with many facets of the business, including production, planning, supply chain, quality and finance.

If you believe you have the skills and abilities, we very much want to hear from you!