February 23, 2023 2 min read




Full time – 37 hours per week, Fixed Term Contract

Rate of Pay

Government Apprenticeship wage


Primarily based in our offices in Barrow-in-Furness

Reporting To

General Manager


Job Overview

We have an exciting opportunity for a business administration apprentice to join our team, based in our new premises in the heart if Barrow-in-Furness as General Manager.

The role is pivotal in supporting our current operations and drive further success within the business.

Are you looking to work whilst developing your skills? Are you enthusiastic and hard working?

As a rapidly growing company, with a nationwide reach, this role is created to support our day to day  business function and help offer outstanding products and service to our expanding customer base.

Job Description

  • Supporting the business daily operations, including order processing, invoicing and business administration tasks, website data inputting, stock control and customer liaison.
  • Other duties as required

Person Specification




Skills and Experience

Strong GCSE results including English & Maths



Good communications skills both verbal and written



An interest in Sport, retail, customer service and business



Good IT and digital skills



A passion for learning and developing your own skills



A flexible approach to work



The ability to work well in a small team whilst also working under your own initiative 



Self motivated and hard working with a positive attitude




Working for 17Sport

17Sport is a growing sports teamwear and retail business based in Barrow-in-Furness. We value our team and feel we offer a strong package of employment benefits such as;

  • Paid annual leave
  • Free staff kit
  • A commission based referral scheme and performance related pay
  • Pension Scheme
  • CPD opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements

17Sport is committed to the promotion of equal opportunity and does not discriminate against employees for job applications on the basis of race, sexual orientation, religion, colour, sex, age, national origin, disability or any other status or condition protected by applicable law. Our policy extends to but is not limited to recruitment, selection, remuneration, benefits, promotion, training, transfer and termination.

Application is via CV and covering letter to accounts@17sport.co.uk . Strictly no agencies.

Applications close 29th March 2023 with interviews shortly after.

17 Sport
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