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Apprentice Materials Management Assistant FUCHS LUBRICANTS (UK) PLC

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work in a support role for our Materials Management department. The candidate will gain experience in Materials Management, Production Planning, Production Control and Purchasing.

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Closing date: 19 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    6 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The materials management assistant will be part of the manufacturing planning team, working within a fast-paced accredited manufacturing environment and you will be responsible for a wide variety of duties. These will include: performing basic SAP operations including MRP checks/inventory management checks, filing, evaluating and the completion of Production Process Documentation, printing of labels used internally and for the products filled on our plant, supporting production capacity planning by updating process order dates in SAP, monthly updating of RM prices within SAP, order confirmation entry and dealing with invoice query quantity discrepancy validation.

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

Procurement and supply assistant Level 3 Relevant Workplace Training Functional Skills if necessary

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full time role will be available to the successful candidate at the end of the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Communication skills, Creative, Customer care skills, Number skills, Presentation skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

How will you travel to the company?

About the employer

FUCHS is a Global Group with German roots that has developed, produced, and sold lubricants and related specialties (more than 10,000 products) for more than 85 years. With 62 companies and more than 5,600 employees worldwide, the FUCHS Group is the leading independent supplier of lubricants. FUCHS has more than 100,000 customers from the following industries: automotive suppliers, OEM, mining and exploration, metalworking, agriculture and forestry, aerospace, power generation, mechanical engineering, construction and transport, steel, metal and cement industries, food, glass production, casting, forging industry and many others.




New Century Street


Stoke on Trent


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Procurement and supply assistant

Level 3 (A level)

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