Purchasing Apprentice MEDSTROM LTD

We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our small Supply Chain team as an Apprentice. This amazing team at Medstrom will support you from the very first day and will guide you in acquiring new skills and knowledge. You’ll be part of a team that relies on each individual to play their part to the best of their ability.

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,000.00

    - Contributory pension scheme - 33 days’ holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays - Discounts and cashback as part of our rewards scheme - Free onsite gym for employees - Great training, support, and mentorship - Receive a treat on your birthday

  • Working week

    Working hours: Monday to Friday, approx. 8.30am - 5pm (we can be flexible to fit around travel).

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    20 May 2024

  • Date posted

    26 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000240405

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Purchase order processing, including internal orders
  • Taking ownership of deliveries into the business
  • Deal with suppliers on order confirmations and any order changes
  • Liaising with internal teams with regards to order requirements and delivery timescales
  • Liaising with suppliers to obtain part numbers, pricing, and lead times
  • Taking ownership of warranty returns to suppliers
  • Developing strong professional relationships with business suppliers
  • Providing order cover/support to the team through holidays and sickness

The training you will be getting

  • You will be enrolled onto the Level 3 Procurement and Supply Assistant qualification, delivered in the workplace and online.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Long term permanent position could be available for thr right person.
  • Furthre training and development could be available after the Apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

About the employer

Established in 2010, Medstrom has developed a strong reputation for providing a reliable, dedicated and trusted service to our partners, across the UK and Ireland. As such, we are strong believers in wellbeing, personal development and feeling valued and appreciated whilst you are at work. As an Employee Ownership Trust (EOT) we have independence in the market which is unlike any other company in the industry and through continued growth, we can offer great opportunities for you to develop with our business, which we call the “Medstrom family”.

Employer

MEDSTROM LTD

Address

2 Cygnus Court Beverley Road

Pegasus Business Park

Castle Donington

DE74 2SA

Contact

Lyndy Brooks

recruitment@medstrom.co.uk

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Training

Training provider

APPRENTICE TEAM LTD

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

Procurement and supply assistant

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


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