Procurement Apprentice - Fareham

Units 2-5 Titchfield Park, 20-26 Barnes Wallis Road, Fareham, PO15 5TT
£11,000.00 annually
05 Oct 2020
20 Oct 2020
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
What will the apprentice be doing?
  • Review MRP (SAP) order action messages, maintain schedule and visibility, identify and resolve issues until shipment. Issue purchase orders. Negotiate price and deliveries that are consistent with schedule needs
  • Manage supplier delivery schedules required to accomplish the production schedule goals
  • Depending on the role you will be fulfilling, additional activity will include:
    • In-Direct procurement support including implementation of strategic supplier segmentation project
    • Supply Chain Operations support including S&OP, inventory reduction and procurement operations projects
    • Standardizing packaging project, together with sub-contract management and work apparel contract

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
  • Completion of the Level 4 Diploma in Procurement & Supply with the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS)
  • The Apprenticeship training will consist of a blended mix of tutor led classroom/virtual classroom time, one to one tutor time and self-directed study with coursebooks and elearning.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
  • This will allow individuals to gain the knowledge and experience to work in a Procurement or Purchasing role. Dependent on the individuals' aspirations and capability, there may also be opportunities for further progression or learning.
  • Before the expected successful completion of your apprenticeship, the Company will review with you the possibilities for your ongoing employment.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Flexibility and Adapability


GCSE or equivalent Minimum of 5 GCSEs including English and Maths (Grade 4 or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent Minimum of 2 A Levels in any subject (Grade A*-C) Essential