V01898 - Supply Chain Practitioner Apprentice BAE SYSTEMS PLC

The Advanced Supply Chain Practitioner Apprenticeship is a two-year scheme and will offer you the opportunity to gain real experience working in the Supply Chain supporting Manufacturing, Maintenance or Procurement. You will gain a knowledge of the supply chain and learn the skills to contribute to our continuous improvement culture.

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

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Closing date: 28 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    Competitive

    This pay rate is above National Minimum Wage

    We offer a competitive salary with annual increases throughout the apprenticeship and a range of employee benefits including, free higher education as well as access to the Company pension and Share Incentive plan.

  • Working week

    Details to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    25 Months

  • Possible start date

    23 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    29 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000213952

  • Positions

    10 available

What you will do in your working day

Through a combination of ‘off-the-job’ training, reviews and work placements, you will gain exposure to real scenarios that support our business.

Your off the job training will include interactive classroom sessions, delivered by prominent Industry professionals, studying topics such as:

  • Logistics.
  • Procurement.
  • New Products.
  • Capacity Planning.
  • Process Improvement.
  • Planning Manufacture.
  • Along with other effective subjects.

What we’re looking for:

  • Positive attitude.
  • Team player.                                              
  • Good communication skills.
  • Open mind-set.
  • Willing to analyse the current methods of working.

What we’ll help you develop:

  • Strong understanding of Supply Chain Principles.
  • Time Management.
  • Complex Problem Solving.
  • Organisational skills.
  • Project Management skills.

Typically you will be placed within a supply chain team in Manufacturing, Maintenance or the Procurement function and this will be decided post our Assessment Centre.

The training you will be getting

Level 3 Supply Chain Practitioner, delivered by BAE Systems.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Around 95% of apprentices choose to stay on with us. As a global business there are a world of opportunities – whether you decide to stay in the UK, or explore an overseas role.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSEs Including Mathematics and English (Grade A*-C or 9-4 (or equivalent)) Essential

About the employer

At BAE Systems, we provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions. We employ a skilled workforce of more than 93,000 people in around 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture, and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security, and keep critical information and infrastructure secure.

Employer

BAE SYSTEMS PLC

Address

BAE Systems

Academy for Skills and Knowledge

Enterprise Zone

BB2 7FT

Contact

Early Careers Recruitment Team

GART@baesystems.com

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Training

Training provider

BAE SYSTEMS PLC

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

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

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Feb 2024