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Apprentice HR Administrator

Date: 08-Feb-2021

Location: Hull, GB

Company: ABP

We’re the UK's largest ports operator with a network of 21 ports around Britain. We handle around one quarter of the UK's seaborne trade and contribute £7.5 billion to our economy every year.

It’s a story we’re proud of but it doesn’t end there. We’re transforming our business and embracing the future.

We offer a vast range of roles spanning the UK, all rooted in a culture that welcomes diversity, fosters talent, encourages internal movement and progression, and places safety as our number one priority.




Business Administration Apprentice (Level 3) 

Closing Date: Sunday 21st February, 2021


Are you interested in developing a career in business administration?  Do you have a professional and confident personality and a good eye for detail?   


If the above describes you, Associated British Ports needs your help in KEEPING BRITAIN TRADING! 


We are offering an opportunity to join our new HR Services team based in Hull, as a Business Administration Apprentice. The apprenticeship will take up to 18 months to complete and could lead to a permanent Administration role with ABP depending on performance. 


In this role you will support and engage with different parts of ABP. With a focus on adding value, the role of HR administrator contributes to the efficiency of the organisation. You will also be expected to show initiative, managing priorities and own time, problem-solving skills, decision-making and the potential for people management responsibilities through mentoring or coaching others. 


What are the entry requirements? 

  • 5 GCSEs at grade 4/C or above including English and Maths. 

  • Strong organisational skills. 

  • Resilience, with the ability to maintain professional and positive attitude in a customer-facing environment. 

  • Strong team-working abilities and communication skills. 

  • Able to use own initiative and make decisions. 

  • Good attention to detail and accuracy. 

  • Able to work with senior stakeholders and maintain confidentiality. 

  • Good computer skills and knowledge of relevant software such as Microsoft Word and Excel. 

  • A full driving licence is desirable (or working towards obtaining). 


To find out more information about this apprenticeship visit https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/business-administrator-v1-0 


Additional Information:

When joining ABP you will find an environment that is both welcoming and challenging. We reward our employees well and offer a generous remuneration package, employer pension, private health insurance and a range of other benefits.
Please note that ABP undertake random screening for substance abuse and operate a zero-tolerance policy. A medical will be required before starting this position also.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their background, which helps us to provide a diverse and inclusive working environment.