Supply Chain Management Degree Apprentice SIEMENS PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY

In this dynamic 4 year Level 6 Degree Apprenticeship, you will gain comprehensive knowledge and practical skills in supply chain management, logistics, and business operations. Over time, you’ll take on more responsibility and accountability as your skills, knowledge and expertise increase to set you up to excel in future senior supply chain roles.

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

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Closing date: 29 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    Competitive

    This pay rate is above National Minimum Wage

    Apprenticeship Salary increases annually commensurate with increasing experience. Additionally we offer a range of flexible benefits including private medical.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am-5pm.

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    48 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    12 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000221999

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Alongside studying towards your degree in Supply Chain Management, some of the day to day tasks and activities you work on might include:

  • Ensuring good availability of materials to support the production plan – if issues are identified taking appropriate action and ensuring these are communicated to stakeholders
  • Participating in regular meetings and working with the rest of the team. Communicating any known issues and working towards sustainable solutions
  • Managing purchase orders and tracking delivery of materials
  • Managing materials effectively, selecting appropriate methods to control stock levels
  • Maintaining good supplier relationships with regular, structured vendor meetings
  • Supporting continuous improvement, participating in cross-functional projects as required, applying state-of-the-art digital tools

The training you will be getting

  • You will be working towards a BSc in Supply Chain Management (Professional Practice), in partnership with Aston University
  • The degree course comprises a number of varied modules over the four years, including modules on logistics management, financial management, supply chain analytics, project management, technology and innovation and strategic supply chain management
  • You'll spend the majority of your time in the workplace learning a real full-time job as well as studying for your degree part-time with some sessions at university. Study time is structured to fit around your job, so you don't need to worry about your work and study commitments clashing

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

This Apprenticeship would support you to gain a variety of roles in the logistics and supply chain management industry.

The intention and hope would be that upon successful completion of the apprenticeship you would take up a role within our own team of Supply Chain & Logistics professionals at Siemens Healthineers, however logistics and supply chain roles exist across various industries.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Essential
A Level or equivalent (any subject - x3) (Grade C) Essential

About the employer

Siemens is a global innovator focusing on digitalization, electrification and automation for the process and manufacturing industries, and is a leader in power generation and distribution, intelligent infrastructure, and distributed energy systems.

Employer

SIEMENS PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY

Address

Wharf Road

Eynsham

Witney

OX29 4BP

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Training

Training provider

ASTON UNIVERSITY

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 leadership professional (integrated degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

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

Please apply directly with your CV to our online applications portal.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Feb 2024