Data Systems Analyst Apprentice

West Yorkshire

This vacancy is now closed


Who you’ll be working for:

At Avant Automotive we specialise in network, supplier and body repair management services on a global scale. Our strength lies in tackling organisational and strategic challenges in the automotive industry and delivering sustainable and pragmatic solutions to all of our clients. We pride ourselves on providing a professional service and don’t stand still when it comes to progression and innovation.

Our team of experts and proven systems allow us to build robust support infrastructures enabling our customers to increase sales and maximise profitability all whilst maintaining the highest levels of customer satisfaction.

What’s in it for you:

As a QA apprentice, you’ll gain on-the-job experience, earn a salary and receive all your training at no cost to you. With our career progression pathways, you can take your learning as far as you want – all the way from a Level 3 apprenticeship to a Bachelor or Masters degree, completely debt-free. 

90% of QA apprentices secure permanent employment after completing: this is 20% higher than the national average.

You will be responsible for:

  • Scoping business requirements with the implementation team
  • Configuring the Bodyshop Management System using predefined templates
  • Configuring the Autopad Estimating System using predefined templates
  • Configuring connect using predefined templates
  • Analysing the systems and reporting on what areas are not getting used, accuracy of data and areas for business improvement
  • Integration with the Bodynet team and end users
  • Making system improvement recommendations

You will need the following skills:

  • Willingness to learn
  • Ability to hit the ground running
  • Ambitious
  • Adaptive
  • Patient
  • Responsive to feedback
  • Experience using Excel and other MO products 

Entry requirements:

  • Level 3 qualification (apprenticeship/A-levels/BTEC, etc)
  • OR equivalent work experience (typically two years in a relevant role)


  • 5 GCSEs, including English and Maths at Grade 4 (C) or above
  • Experience with using Excel and Microsoft products (or similar)
  • You may also have a combination of qualifications and experience which demonstrate the minimum foundation needed for the programme. In this instance you could still be considered for the programme.

If you hold international equivalents of the above qualifications, at the time of your application you must be able to provide an official document that states how your international qualifications compare to the UK qualifications. 

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Working week:

40 hours per week.

Future prospects:

Full time position available upon completion of apprenticeship

Important information:

QA’s apprenticeships are funded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency of the Department for Education.

To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years.