Procurement Coventry, UK

Level: 3

Duration: 2 years

Location: Coventry, UK

What you’ll need?

  • You’ll need to have the right to work in the UK
  • You’ll need to have lived in the UK/EU/EEA for at least 3 years
  • You’ll need to be 16 year old or over by September 2022
  • You’ll need to have finished full-time education by September 2022
  • You can’t be studying for any other qualification at the same time as doing an apprenticeship
  • You do not currently have a Level 4 qualification in the same subject
  • You’ll need to have a grade C/4 or above in Maths, English Language and a science subject
  • You’ll need to have 2 A- Levels in any subject, or equivalent, or the equivalent of 1 years’ experience
  • You’ll need a drivers licence or be prepared to learn to drive by the end of the apprenticeship

What is the role?

  • You’ll perform a variety of purchasing activities including processing purchase orders, managing supplier delivery schedules, pricing, negotiating terms, and inventory management with suppliers
  • You’ll apply government laws and regulations while conducting procurement activities and ensures alignment with management objectives
  • You’ll 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
  • You’ll manage supplier delivery schedules required to accomplish the production schedule goals
  • You’ll complete the Level 4 Diploma in Procurement & Supply with the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply & Apprenticeship training requirements
  • Depending on the role you will be fulfilling, additional activity will include:
    • In-Direct procurement support including implementation of strategic supplier segmentation project
    • Standardizing packaging project, together with sub-contract management and work apparel contract

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