Apprentice Purchase and Supply Assistant (Business Admin) DEE SET LOGISTICS LIMITED

Working within the Fulfilment Department in a fast paced environment you will undertake a wide range of tasks on behalf of major retailers. Day to day tasks will include purchasing stock from a large number of suppliers, reporting, managing supplier relationships, maintaining SLA’s and stock management.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £140.00

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Mon-Fri

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    1 years

  • Possible start date

    08 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    20 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001311558

  • Positions

    1 available

We are recruiting for a Purchase and Supply Assistant to join our Fulfilment Office in Stoke!

Working within the Fulfilment Department in a fast paced environment you will undertake a wide range of tasks on behalf of major retailers. Day to day tasks will include purchasing stock from a large number of suppliers, reporting, managing supplier relationships, maintaining SLA’s and stock management.

As a Purchase and Supply Assistant you will be accountable for the following:

  • Purchasing stock from a large number of suppliers
  • Managing supplier relationships
  • Maintaining SLA’s and stock management
  • Setting up stock lines and systems
  • Maintaining regular reports
  • Checking inventories
  • Maintaining and checking prices versus retailer systems
  • Involved in listing new lines and dealing with new suppliers Processing orders from retailer

Skills Required The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Excellent verbal and communication skills.
  • Capability of working alongside senior management within retailers and suppliers
  • Ability to take ownership and be responsible for actions
  • Well-developed time management skills, with the ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Excellent PC skills – to include Excel

Personal Qualities

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Self-motivation and be able to work on own initiative
  • Attention to detail, with the ability to produce clear, concise documentation

Qualifications

  • Degree. Preferably in a business related subject (desirable but not essential)

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent verbal and communication skills.
  • Capability of working alongside senior management within retailers and suppliers
  • Ability to take ownership and be responsible for actions
  • Well-developed time management skills, with the ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Excellent PC skills – to include Excel

 

Personal qualities

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Self-motivation and be able to work on own initiative
  • Attention to detail, with the ability to produce clear, concise documentation

Qualifications

  • Degree. Preferably in a business related subject (desirable but not essential)

Qualifications required

Degree. Preferably in a business related subject (desirable but not essential)

Future prospects

Apprenticeship

About the employer

Founded in 2001 Dee Set is continually growing as a company offering a wide range of retail solutions across a lot of the major retailers within the United Kingdom. Taking pride in feedback from customers as to the standards applied to delivering an excellent service.

As a business Dee Set strive to improve and recognise that people are the most important asset delivering excellent service week after week for customers.

Employer

DEE SET LOGISTICS LIMITED

Address

The Distribution Centre

Victoria Road

Stoke-On-Trent

ST4 2HX

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Training provider

Level 2 diploma in Business Administration

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

PM Training

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by PM Training

Contact

PM Training 01782279121 apply@pmtraining.org.uk


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Oct 2017