Apprentice Procurement and Supply Chain Assistant

Gateway House, Beechdale Road, Nottingham, NG8 3EZ
£200.00 per week
23 Apr 2021
31 May 2021
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
The apprenticeship will include:
  • Liaisingwith key company employees to determine their product and service needs
  • Researching new products and services to meet company's goals
  • Assess total costs of company purchases
  • Develop and implement strategies for procuring, storing, and distributing goods or services and maintaining stock levels
  • Ensure suppliers are aware of business objectives
  • Keeping up to date with trends and innovations, regulation and new technology that can impact on the business

Applicants will be required to attend an Assessment Centre with Vision Apprentices as part of the screening process.The employer reserves the right to close this vacancy early should a suitable candidate be identified prior to the published closing date.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Time management skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good organisational skills.

Personal qualities

  • Attention to detail
  • Smart professional appearance
  • Self-motivated & reliable
  • Confidence with meeting/speaking to new people and conversing with ease
  • Genuine interest in the sector
  • Be a team player
  • Be deadline oriented
  • Be dependable

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

Vision Business has strong employer links within the sector, and we encourage all our employers to consider further opportunities, this may include progression onto an advanced/higher apprenticeship or full-time employment.

Things to consider

Please note:
  • Only applications with a current contact number and/or email address can be accepted
  • All applications are acknowledged by telephone in the first instance
  • Every applicant must attend a Vision Business Assessment Centre prior to being presented to the employer

Upon successful appointment:
  • You will be entitled to receive statutory annual leave
  • This is a weekly/monthly paid post
  • You are responsible for funding your own travel to and from your place of work
  • You must work with your Specialist to complete apprenticeship work on time and to the best of your ability
  • You must conduct yourself in a safe and diligent manner and comply with health and safety policies and procedures
  • You must uphold and promote the company policies and procedures, promoting those specifically to your area of work, including Equality and Diversity and Safeguarding
  • Please note this vacancy may close earlier than the planned closing date in the event of the position being filled

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