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APPRENTICESHIP - Air Logistics National Trucking Apprentice Kuehne+Nagel

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our hugely successful international Air Logistics team based in Manchester. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the world’s leading logistics and freight forwarding companies, supporting you to gain an insight into the industry.

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

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,500.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    2 Years

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    24 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000046682

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

We are currently recruiting for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our hugely successful international Air Logistics team based in Manchester. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the world’s leading logistics and freight forwarding companies, supporting you to gain an insight into the industry and help you to forge a career in Air Logistics.

  • Your Role 
    The Air Logistics National Trucking team based in Manchester and London Heathrow Airports are providing a UK service to our customers whether collecting and delivering cargo to / from the airport Ground Handling Agents (GHA) for flight departures and arrivals, arranging Special dedicated Transport for urgent Express shipments or booking Temperature Controlled vehicles for Pharmaceutical goods. Every day is busy with customer deadlines to meet but very rewarding and satisfying. Starting in May 2022, our Air Logistics National Trucking Apprenticeship is a 2 year programme, combining practical on-the-job training with study towards the International Freight Forwarding Level 3 apprenticeship. You will work within a successful team while learning everything you need to know whilst supported by your peers, your managers, and the apprenticeship team within Kuehne + Nagel.
  • Your Responsibilities 
    To be committed member of National Transport , working collaboratively with physical operations
    To deliver the shared aim of consistently excellent service delivery for our customers and colleagues
    Truck route planning, volume utilisation, monitoring, customs compliance
    Supplier Management, improving performance, time management
    Supporting our business vertical Sectors eg Pharmaceuticals plus much more.

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

International Freight Forwarding Level 3
Functional Skills Level 2 in Maths and English if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

International Freight Forwarding Level 3
Functional Skills Level 2 in Maths and English if required

You will be supported throughout by a network of mentors, line managers and previous apprentices to help you achieve your qualifications and progress along your apprenticeship journey.
 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade A*-C/9-3 in English and maths) Desired

Things to consider

Your salary will also reviewed after 12 months and there's a great bonus on offer once you have fully completed your apprenticeship. You will be supported throughout by a network of mentors, line managers and previous apprentices to help you achieve your qualifications and progress along your apprenticeship journey.

About the employer

With over 74000 employees at some 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world’s leading logistics companies. As an employer, Kuehne + Nagel stands for equal opportunity and we are committed to diversity in our teams with regard to people with disabilities. We believe that you can make a valuable contribution to Kuehne + Nagel and look forward to receiving your application.

Employer

Kuehne+Nagel

Address

Unit 1

Girling Way

Feltham

TW14 0PH

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Training

Training provider

SR APPRENTICESHIPS LIMITED

Contact

Louise Spring

louise.spring@sr-apprenticeships.co.uk

07485302270

Apprenticeship standard

International freight forwarding specialist

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Jul 2022