For more than 40 years Aflex Hose has been inventing, developing and manufacturing the widest, most technically advanced range of PTFE lined flexible hose products in the world.

Business: Flexible hose manufacturer

Training provided: Business Administration Apprenticeship via Kirklees College

Pay details: National apprenticeship wage

Hours: 37 hours per week.

Requirements: GCSEs in English and Maths at grade C or above (equivalent 4-9) are preferred, but each person will be considered on their own merit. Good IT skills are essential for this position, along with excellent communication skills.

Minimum age: 16

Description: Duties will include updating price and lead times on the stock system, chasing up suppliers for quotation requests, progressing deliveries and any outstanding orders with suppliers, liaising with Sales, Engineers and Production Control about any late orders, reporting on supplier performances, learning and understanding the functions of purchase orders, dealing with queries with suppliers, preparing documents, general office tasks and other related duties as required.

How to apply: To apply, please email your CV to bpsapprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk. Please state the employer’s name and the job title. In your email please answer the following two questions:

  • Why do you think you would be good with customers?
  • What qualities do you possess that make you stand out from someone else?

Please do not contact the employer directly.