Supply Chain Advanced Apprentice (Supply Chain Practitioner) - Advanced (Level 3)

Bakkavor Group plc (Employer)

University of Lincoln (Training Provider)

Annual wage £16,000.00
37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm
2 years (duration)
5 September 2022(start date)
31 July 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Supply Chain is at the heart of every business and effective and dynamic supply chains are particularly important in fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) sectors like ours. If you love working as part of a team, have a passion for analysis and an eye for detail then this is the apprenticeship for you.


What will the apprentice be doing?

At Bakkavor, production never stops, we need to plan, manufacture and deliver onto shelves as quickly as possible, and our Supply Chain is a crucial part of this. Our Supply Chain Apprentices will receive hands on training in our end to end supply chain process. 

You will get to learn about:

  • Materials control
  • Production planning
  • Stock control and logisitics

Working in Supply Chain means working closely with other areas of the business such as Manufacturing, Development, Finance and Procurement so requires good communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team

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

You will attain a Level 3 Diploma relating to Transport and Logistics as part of this programme

Training will be Block release in Year 1 and Day release in further years.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Best of all, upon successfully completing this two year apprenticeship you will be guaranteed a full-time role with Bakkavor. 

FMCG Supply Chain Practitioners could progress to management or specialist roles within the company.

Skills Required

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

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent in English and maths + three others (Grade 9 – 4 or A*- C) Essential
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