What you will do in your working day
During your extensive three year Supply Chain Higher Apprenticeship programme you will get to work alongside Subject Matter Experts, whilst actively taking part in a diverse range of activities which may include; managing a vast range of external suppliers, supporting the negotiation and raising of purchase orders for multi-million pound commercial contracts, helping to improve policies and procedures, and troubleshooting storage solutions for some of our hundreds of thousands of items, to name a few.
Each placement you undertake will offer a distinctive set of practical and technical skills. These will be delivered as on the job training, across a number of placements and a variety of teams.
This will be solidified with studying towards a globally recognised Level 4 CIPS (Chartered Institute for Procurement and Supply) qualification that will provide you with an overarching technical understanding of Procurement and Supply.
BAE Systems are committed to your personal development, as such, there will be plenty of opportunities to get involved with additional relevant training, coaching and activities to enrich your experience whilst on scheme and beyond.The training you will be getting
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
- Commerical procurement and supply Level 4
Around 95% of apprentices choose to stay on with us. And as a global business there are a world of opportunities - whether you decide to stay in the UK, or explore an overseas role.
Requirements and prospects Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working Qualifications
GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSEs Including Mathematics, Science and English (Grade A*-C or 9-4 (or equivalent)) Essential
Other 96 (Grade UCAS Tariff points) Essential