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Sample Administrator

What is on offer?

Alfred H Knight have an exciting opportunity for a Sample Administrator to join our Sample Management Department based in Prescot.  The overall purpose of the role is to ensure that all samples are referenced, and data is entered in a manner that reflects the highest standard of quality, whilst maintaining or exceeding the minimum productivity expectations of AHK and external clients.


About us

Alfred H Knight are an independent provider of inspection and testing services. Established in 1881, AHK operates in more than 40 countries with a well-earned reputation for providing reliable, professional services.

We provide specialist services for a wide range of commodities within base and minor metals, steel raw materials, ferroalloys, precious metals, platinum group metals, industrial minerals, solid fuels, and fertilisers. Our clients include miners, smelters, refineries, traders, financial institutions and government bodies.

We maintain rigorous quality standards to ensure that our operations provide the highest level of services to our clients. We achieve this through compliance with industry standards and regulations for laboratory, inspection and quality management, including ISO: IEC 17025, 17020, 9001, 14001 and 45001.

Our people are our finest asset and as a truly global company, we value diversity and respect people from all backgrounds. Click here to find out more about AHK.


Do you have what it takes to become Sample Administrator?

To be successful at Alfred H Knight, you will need to display the following:

Required Knowledge and Work Experience

Essential requirements:

  • Computer literate
  • Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Excellent communication skills both verbally and electronically
  • Good attention to detail
  • Be able to work from own initiative
  • Team player
  • Previous use of email to communicate with both internal and external clients


  • Similar administration experience

Required Qualifications:

  • GCSE ‘C’ or above in Science, Maths and English

What are the benefits?

We are offering an excellent opportunity with a salary and benefits package to match including pension, life assurance and an employee assistance programme.

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