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International Freight Forwarding Apprentice DACHSER LIMITED

The Dachser apprenticeship programme is unique in respect of how you learn the industry you will have the benefit of working on a rotation through every department to ensure you have a full understanding of the logistics process and a guaranteed role with us at the end of you learning journey. This is a fantatsic opportunity for the right candidate.

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Closing date: 20 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £16,500.00

    With £750.00 increase every 6 months providing they meet the level of achievement within their studies.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday (A rotating shift with earlies and lates - TBC).

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    30 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    02 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000103405

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Dachser is a global logistics business looking for talented individuals who want to develop knowledge and skills in a company that recognizes and rewards hard work and commitment, The Dachser apprenticeship programme is unique in respect of how you learn the industry you will have the benefit of working on a rotation through every department to ensure you have a full understanding of the logistics process and a guaranteed role with us at the end of you learning journey.

  • To undertake the duties assigned to them during their training programme and to attain the required levels of competence in each of the departments
  • To acquire a standard that allows them to train others in the roles
  • To attain a level 3 qualification within the 2-year training period

Performance Indicators:

  • Achievements of objectives set for each placement
  • Attainment of the required level of competence after each placement and the ability to undertake the role on their own
  • Good attendance both at work and for off the job training
  • Good reports from supervisors after each placement
  • Attainment of good progress in training
  • Achievement of level 3 qualification IFF at the end of the apprenticeship

Examples of typical duties:

International Freight Forwarding Specialists are responsible for a variety of tasks on a daily basis such as shipment bookings, creating the appropriate documents, liaison with carriers, ports and handling agents, transport requirements, sales quotations, invoicing, financial procedures as well as the many customs processes and regimes they will come across.

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

Training to be provided:

  • Level 3 International Freight Forwarding Level 3 provided by SR Apprenticeships

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon successful completion of your apprenticeship there may be the opportunity for further education or a permanent role within the business.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Positive attitude, Willingness to learn, Punctual, Vibrant individual, Willing to learn, Influence and impact people, Understanding of logistics, Adaptable, Logistics experience, Customer Service experience

Qualifications

A Level or equivalent Maths and English (Grade C or above) Essential

About the employer

Dachser is a global logistics business looking for talented individuals who want to develop knowledge and skills in a company that recognises and rewards hard work and commitment. The Dachser apprenticeship programme is unique in respect of how you learn the industry. You will have the benefit of working on a rotation through every department to ensure you have a full understanding of the logistics process and a guaranteed role with us at the end of your learning journey.

Employer

DACHSER LIMITED

Address

Unit A

Bridge Close, Crossways Business Park

Dartford

DA2 6QP

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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)


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