What will the apprentice be doing?
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
- Support robust tender processes that ensure that our supply chain is competitive and compliant with relevant legislation.
- Work with suppliers to negotiation contracts and agree commercial terms.
- Monitor and evaluate the performance of suppliers, products, and services to ensure these meet contractual obligations and KPIs.
- Promote a first-class customer service, by providing timely and accurate commercial advice and supporting stakeholder engagement, ensuring a seamless, high-quality commercial service.
Whilst you study for a BSc (Hons) Supply Chain degree at Coventry University (one day per week), we'll provide you with a broad range of opportunities to put your learning into practice - allowing you to gain hands-on experience.What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Having benefitted from a broad range of support, including guidance from seasoned industry professionals and our senior leadership team, your five-year apprenticeship will culminate in you gaining sector leading experience, a recognised degree, and Chartered Supply Chain professional status with theChartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS)- the industry gold standard for supply chain and procurement professionals.
Requirements and prospects Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience Qualifications
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade C/4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent three further subjects (Grade C/4) Essential
A Level or equivalent three subjects (Grade C) Essential