Job Title : IT Requirements Analyst Apprentice
Employer : BCA Remarketing (Measham)
Location : Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE12 7DY
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : IT, Software, Web & Telecoms Professionals - Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Sector : IT
Vacancy Reference : VAC-04007
Brief Description : Remit Group are recruiting on the behalf of BCA, one of the UK's largest vehicle re-marketing division; their team is now seeking a passionate, computer literate individual to join their ever expanding team as an IT Apprentice
Qualifications Required : To be considered, you must have at least 5 GCSEs graded A-C/9-4 or above, including English and maths or the equivalents.
Vacancy Detail : This is a fantastic opportunity to get a foot in the door for a long term career within the IT field with great chances for learning and development alongside a friendly and welcoming team!
Whilst working towards an Industry accredited Level 3 in the IT Professionals' the successful Apprentice will have the chance to get involved with different departments in a role that blends many aspects of IT Support.
• Help to collect and verify requirements for all reporting requests coming from the Auctions Management
• Learn how to create job tickets for the IT developers and learn how to monitor their progress using Microsoft Azure DevOps tool (training will be provided).
• Support communication between the developers, the data analysts, and the end users of the reports and dashboards.
• Develop and perform basic testing of the developed reports and dashboards.
• Support the Operations Data Analyst with the review of all existing reports
The Apprentice will also have the chance to learn on the Agile, Software Development Cycle, Relational Databases, a variety of Microsoft Office Software and various business processes within the Vehicle Re-Marketing sector. There is even opportunities to develop on a variety of tools depending on the successful Apprentices' interest; including, SQL and querying data, R Programming and Database Development.
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday to Friday: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Salary : £350.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 20/09/2019
Possible Start Date : 23/09/2019
Personal Qualities : Strong communication skills, both written and oral - to be able to engage with all stakeholders, at varying level of seniority, across the BCA Remarketing division.
Able to ensure accuracy of requests are fully captured and documented according to stakeholder requirements.
Be able to collate multiple requests and be in a position to regularly update Line Manager on the status of requests received / pending further information / ready for development.
Able to work to deliver work to defined timescales, but also be able to respond quickly to short notice requests, when required, to support the needs of the BCA Remarketing division as and when priorities change.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite – proficient in using Microsoft Word / Excel / PowerPoint
The right candidate will have an opportunity to take on progressively more responsibilities once they have proven their ability to manage the core aspects of their role. The Remarketing division is at the heart of the BCA business and the opportunity for progression is high for a candidate willing to learn.
Interest in the automotive industry, interested in learning about how the operations of a large UK (FTSE 350) company works, enjoys building relationships with stakeholders, inquisitive to understand how processes work and how they may be improved, interest in data / reporting and how it can support a business in making decisions.
Skills Required : You will need some basic technical knowledge and the enthusiasm to learn lots more
Excellent customer service and communication skills are essential
A professional manner is required at all times
The demonstrable ability to work under pressure
Good communication, both written and verbal
Problem solving techniques
Flexible and pro-active attitude towards work
Future Prospects : As well as the chance to receive full on the job training throughout, by the end of the apprenticeship you’ll have gained nationally accredited qualifications as well as English & maths Functional Skills Level 2.
The company are also offering a full, long term position of employment with them upon successful completion of the Level 3.
Training to be Provided : The apprenticeship includes a balance of content in technical, business and interpersonal areas, designed to ensure you have an appropriate set of skills to operate in today’s IT and Telecoms job roles.
The technical content includes a choice of units for Software Development, Web Development, Technical Support, Telecommunications and Databases.
IT, Software, Web & Telecoms Professional Level 3 includes:
Level 3 IT Professional Competence Diploma,
Level 3 ICT Systems and Principles Diploma,
Functional Skills in English, Maths and ICT Level 2
Other Information : Why work for BCA?
Dress Code is Smart Business Wear
There is Lunch Facilities onsite with a Branch Canteen
Parking is available at both the Measham and Nottingham site
Having reliable transport is preferable as Candidate's will need to be able to travel between various BCA sites if / when required (any travel expenses incurred will be reimbursed).
This opportunity is a Head Office function, although the role will be based at one of two BCA Locations;
Nottingham: 2 Teal Close, Victoria Business Park, Nettherfield NG4 2PE
Measham: Tamworth Road, Appleby Magna, Swadlincote DE12 7DY
The map below shows the employer's location