Buying Administration Apprenticeship - Higher (Level 4)

Employer:

TJX Europe Ltd

Training Provider:

Fashion Retail Academy

Annual wage £20,000.00
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm
duration: 18 months
start: 1 October 2020
WD17 1TX
Higher (Level 4)
Buying and Merchandising Assistant (apprenticeship standard)
14 positions available
30 September 2020 (application closing date)
As a Buying Admin Apprentice you will be studying towards your Buying & Merchandising Assistant standard at Level 4, with our training provider the Fashion Retail Academy. You will gain a valuable qualification in Buying and Merchandising, in addition to hands on experience within our Buying function.

Responsibilities

What will the apprentice be doing?

The aim of this role is to provide high quality and efficient administrative support to the Buying Team including Purchase Order (PO) writing, flow of goods, vendor meetings and support, create and run department reports, sample coordination and any other ad hoc duties.

You will also meet people from other business functions, to build your awareness of how we operate, and discover how a career in Buying Admin can add value to what we do, at every opportunity.

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

As a Buying Admin Apprentice you will be studying towards your Buying & Merchandising Assistant standard at Level 4, with our training provider the Fashion Retail Academy. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The qualification takes approximately 16 months to complete.

On completion of the Buying Admin apprenticeship there are a number of internal opportunities that you may want to consider including becoming a permanent member of the Buying Admin team.

 

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade 9-4) Desired
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About the employer

Hello, we’re TJX Europe. Who? You might ask. But that’s OK, because while you might not have heard of us, you’ve probably heard of our brands – TK Maxx and Homesense.

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