Business Administration Apprentice


Join Our Team as a Business Administration Apprentice!

Denholm Port Services, a leading ship agency provider in the UK, has an exciting opportunity for a Business Administration Apprentice.  You’ll play a crucial role in supporting our Managing Director (MD) and Senior Management team, earn a qualification and become an important part of our administration team.

What Will You Be Doing?

  • Helping the MD and Directors: You’ll assist with tasks like reconciling expense claims, creating reports, and booking travel and accommodation.
  • Behind-the-Scenes Work: Maintain important company registers for vehicles, leases, and more.
  • Office Essentials: Keep our stationery, workwear, and business cards in check.
  • Client Proposals: Get hands-on experience by creating client proposals.
  • Social Media: Manage our online presence through platforms like LinkedIn.

What Qualities Are We Looking For?

  • Communication Skills: Be a great communicator – both written and verbal.
  • Time Management: Juggle tasks efficiently and prioritise your workload.
  • Multitasking: Handle multiple responsibilities with ease.

Salary: £18,000 per annum

Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5:30pm


  • On-site parking
  • Casual Fridays (yes, you can dress down!)
  • Uniform provided
  • Private medical coverage after 2 years of service

Future prospects:

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

Important information:

This vocational apprenticeship comprehensively supports your specific job role with this particular employer.  Throughout your learning journey, you are fully supported by your dedicated QA skills coach and your mentor at work.  They ensure you settle in, help you develop all the skills you need to be successful in your job role and pass your assessments, and can provide one to one support.

Starting with insights into your current potential, they plan your growth in a programmatic way, close skills gaps with immersive training and ensure what you learn is applicable to what you do. They talk you through the specifics on the qualifications you gain and how they align in particular to your day to day role.

On completion, as well as the valuable work experience you have gained, you get a nationally recognised qualification at SCQF Level 6. 

If you are interested in starting your career and receiving a work based qualification at the same time APPLY NOW!