Business Administration & Marketing Apprentice - Northern Space & Security Ltd

Northern Space and Security

Apprenticeship 2 years Alnwick, UK

Uploaded 10 Jun 2022

Job Description

What will the apprentice be doing?

We are looking to invest into a bright, enthusiastic Apprentice Business Administrator to support our growing team and to develop the company’s marketing strategy and outputs.  Based at our Head Office in Alnwick, this role will provide initial support across all aspects of the business with the potential of future development to foundational degree level or beyond.

Duties will include but not limited to:

  • Providing general administration support
  • Creating and issuing marketing material and social media content to promote the services of the company
  • Coordinating the NORSS offices on a day-to-day basis
  • Supporting company accounting developments
  • Supporting the development of budgets and financial goals
  • Managing schedules and ensuring deadlines are met
  • R&D administration
  • HR support

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

This is a Level 3 Business Admin Apprenticeship with the opportunity to undertake specialist training in marketing and progress onto a Foundation Degree qualification and higher. Training will be provided one day a week by Northumberland Council in Morpeth and the role itself will be based at our Head Office in Alnwick, Northumberland. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

This apprenticeship will involve a diverse range of tasks and has the potential to lead onto a marketing role within the company. We aim to provide a creative further training and education programme to further develop the skills and ambitions of the apprentice.

Person Specification

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Creative, Punctual and reliable


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade 9-4 or A*-C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade 9-4 or A*-C) Essential
A Level or equivalent Any subject (Grade Grade C or above) Essential


Things to consider

We are looking for a candidate with sound academic qualifications, enthusiasm (especially for all things to do with outer space operations and exploration) and a willingness to learn and be hard working and flexible.