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Improvement Practitioner Apprentice Kuehne+Nagel

We are currently recruiting for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our hugely successful international Air Logistics Service Excellence team in Heathrow as an Improvement Practitioner Apprentice. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the world’s leading logistics and freight forwarding companies.

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

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Closing date: 30 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,500.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    13 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher
    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000086630

  • 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 Service Excellence team in Heathrow as an Improvement Practitioner Apprentice. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the world’s leading logistics and freight forwarding companies and will help you to gain an insight into the industry and help you to forge a career in logistics.

YOUR ROLE.

The Service Excellence Team are a team that ensures we provide a consist excellent customer service across the physical operations element of Air Logistics. Our Apprenticeship is a 2 year programme, combining practical on-the-job training with study towards the Level 4 Improvement Practitioner 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.

You will be learning on the job to be able to do the following tasks:

  • Process re-engineering / optimisation
  • Lean methodology / value stream mapping
  • Project management
  • Monitoring of all urgent high profiles shipments
  • Issue management and resolution
  • Continuous Innovation creation and implementation
  • Visualisation of performance metrics

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

  • Level 4 Improvement Practitioner apprenticeship
  • Functional Skills maths and English (if required)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There is a very high possibility to be able to develop a career within the company with unlimited progression


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Manage conflicting priorities, Interpersonal skills, Cope with Change, Embrace new technologies, Time management skills, Ability to set priorities, Fulfil critical tasks in time, Keep to deadlines, Perseverance, Resistant to challenge, Approachable nature

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 5 GCSEs at grades 9-3 / A*-D) Desired

About the employer

Since 1890, when the business was founded in Bremen, Germany, by August Kuehne and Friedrich Nagel, Kuehne + Nagel has grown into one of the world’s leading logistics providers. Today, the Kuehne + Nagel Group has more than 1,300 offices in over 100 countries, with over 74,000 employees. Our key business activities and market position are built on the company’s truly world class capabilities. We provide logistics services to virtually all key industry sectors including: Aerospace Automotive FMCG High Tech Industrials Oil & Gas Logistics Pharma & Healthcare Retail.

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

Improvement practitioner

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Oct 2022