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Procurement Apprentice KELTBRAY LIMITED

Keltbray are offering an exciting opportunity for an apprentice to join a well-established procurement team in Crewe. The role is the process of procurement or buying low value goods and services and often responsible for ensuring data is correctly administered and maintained in accordance with legislation of the organization’s own procedures.

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Closing date: 24 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Health care and Pension scheme

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8am - 4pm

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    20 Months

  • Possible start date

    27 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    19 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Source materials within the supply chain
  • Raise material orders
  • Convert requisitions into orders
  • Expedite deliveries
  • Collate and update project trackers on material delivery status
  • Gathering information on costs
  • Supplier research and selection (sourcing)
  • Request for quotations and evaluation
  • Benchmarking / cost comparison
  • Low value ordering ie. stationery etc

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

Upon successful completion of this apprenticeship, you will achieve a CIPS Level 3 Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations. Learning will primarily be delivered through an on-line platform whereby the apprentice will need to attend 3-hour training and revision lessons on a weekly basis delivered by an experienced CIPS specialist. 

This course will primarily cover: 

  • Procurement & supply chain environments 
  • Ethical procurement & supply 
  • Contract administration 
  • Team's dynamics and change 
  • Socially responsible procurement 

Exams will also need to undertaken at a training centre in Manchester.

Apprentices without level 2 English and maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking the End-Point Assessment. For those with an education, health and care plan or a legacy statement, the apprenticeship’s English and maths minimum requirement is Entry Level 3.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Higher level/Degree Apprenticeship.

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, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade Grade C (4+)) Essential

About the employer

Keltbray work collaboratively with our customers to deliver critical national infrastructure projects across England , as well as major built environment and flood alleviation projects in our towns and cities. Our goals are to: ● Grow: turnover, margin and customer satisfaction ● Improve: operational delivery, reliability and outcomes ● Sustain: our people, communities and the environment




Unit 12 Weston Road

Crewe Hall Enterprise Park




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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Procurement and supply assistant

Level 3 (A level)

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