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Volvo Trucks Supply Chain Parts Advisor Apprenticeship VOLVO GROUP UK LIMITED

Remit are recruiting on behalf of Volvo Truck & Bus who are looking for a motivated and committed individual to join the Parts Team in Ely, CB6 3NX as an apprentice.

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

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Closing date: 11 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,480.00

  • Working week

    40 hours, 8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000104458

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Are you looking for fantastic career progression? If so, this apprenticeship might be just for you! The apprenticeship is an entry level position within Volvo's Parts Department with great progression opportunities once you have achieved your qualification.

You'll not only be trained in how to excel within the Parts Advisor job role, but also learn about the whole supply chain, gaining an understanding of the financial, operational and logistical side of the business.

What does the role of Parts Advisor involve?

  • Being the first point of contact both face to face and over the telephone and delivering excellent customer service
  • Checking incoming stock against delivery notes
  • Handling, storing and receiving stock, payments, procedures, identifying, sourcing and ordering parts
  • Support customers and workshop staff with parts identification and process
  • Process cash and card payments for customer parts

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

Supply Chain is at the heart of every business, especially a vehicle parts department. The apprenticeship is delivered over 24 months and apprentices will be expected to complete self-study tasks during the programme.

Development Coaches will deliver 1-2-1 and group sessions with ongoing guided support from the employer throughout the programme.

As a result of your training, you will achieve:

  • Level 3 Supply Chain Practitioner
  • Functional Skills Level 2 in English & maths (if required)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

As an apprentice, you will be a full-time employee from the very beginning and while training you’ll be earning your place as an integral part of the Volvo team.

Once you have achieved your qualification, you will have further opportunities to progress to positions such as Supervisor or Manager.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Enthusiasm to learn

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3/D) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 3/D) Essential

About the employer

The first Volvo truck was born in 1928. Since then, they have grown to become the largest producer of heavy trucks in Europe. Their reliability is renowned. And it’s underpinned by their three core values – quality, safety and environmental care. With a network of over 85 fully equipped Volvo Truck & Bus workshops throughout the UK and Ireland, customers can count on their certified technicians to keep your Volvo truck in optimal condition.

Employer

VOLVO GROUP UK LIMITED

Address

101 Lancaster Way Business Park

CB6 3NX

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Training

Training provider

REMIT GROUP LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain practitioner (fast moving consumer good) (previously Operator Manager)

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

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Closing date: 11 Dec 2022