Supply Chain Advanced Apprentice

Bo'ness, Scotland
£16,000. Increasing to £18,000 in Year 2
11 Feb 2021
11 Mar 2021
Start Date
18-24 months

What will the apprentice be doing?

At Bakkavor, production never stops, we need to plan, manufacture and deliver onto shelves as quickly as possible so our customers are never disappointed, and our Supply Chain is a crucial part of this.

What will the apprentice be doing?

Our Supply Chain Apprentices will receive hands on training in our end to end supply chain process.

If you love working as part of a team, have a passion for analysis, an eye for detail and want the chance to help us innovate our supply chain then this is the apprenticeship for you.

Working in Supply Chain means working closely with other areas of the business such as Manufacturing, Development, Finance and Procurement so requires good communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team, working with these other areas will give you a great understanding of how our business operates.

You will take part in activities such as forecasting (market trends, weather, competitor analysis), production planning, material control and delivering excellent customer service.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Block release in Year 1

SCQF Level 6 in Food and Drink Operations

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The expected career progression at the end of this apprenticeship is for the apprentice to become a Supply Chain Operative.

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent in English and maths + three others (Grade 9 – 4 or A*- C) essential

Expected apprenticeship duration: 2 years

Apprenticeship Standard: SCQF Level 6 in Food and Drink Operations

Apprenticeship level: Level 3

Training provider: Polaris

Expected start date: 06/09/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship

Salary: From £16,000.00 per year