Supply Chain Leadership Apprenticeship - Degree (Level 6)

AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals (Employer)

Leeds Trinity University (Training Provider)

Annual wage £18,000.00
36.5 hours per week Monday - Friday, times to be confirmed.
4 years (duration)
10 September 2021(start date)
2 positions available
19 March 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are offering Apprenticeships within our Clinical Supply Chain organisation and Sourcing who support AstraZeneca across all key therapeutic areas and supporting projects in all phases of the drug development lifecycle and manufacturing.

Responsibilities

Apprenticeships within our Clinical Supply Chain organisation and Sourcing who support AstraZeneca across all key therapeutic areas and supporting projects in all phases of the drug development lifecycle and manufacturing.

Duties:

  • Sourcing – You'll work in a team responsible for finding and working with external global suppliers who provide a wide range of services, to develop, manufacture, analyse, pack and distribute potential new medicines to clinical trials around the world
  • Clinical Supply Chain - help to ensure Supply Chain business processes, systems, metrics and technology meet the needs of the business and the AstraZeneca Clinical portfolio

Future Prospects

You'll gain transferable core skills and knowledge, in addition to gaining skills specific to the working practices of the team. The requirements of the Apprenticeship are designed to offer stretch and progression.

Reality Check

These positions are not open to those already educated to Bachelors degree level or above in this area – for which we have specific Graduate Programmes, see our website for more  details https://careers.astrazeneca.com/students

Skills Required

  • Good communication skills
  • Good team working skills
  • High organisation skills and confidence to work independently
  • High numeracy and literacy skills

Qualities Required

  • Logical thinking to be able to apply processes
  • The ability to apply a rational approach to problem solving; making judgments based on sound reasoning, approaching problems in a logical manner
  • Concerns for standards
  • Digital literacy
  • Ability to learn
  • Self-motivation
  • Initiative

Qualifications Required

  • 5 GCSEs Grades A*-C or 9-4 including minimum 6 grade in Maths, English and preferably a Science subject or business subject or equivalent qualifications
  • To have achieved or predicted to achieve 2 A-Levels at Grade C or equivalent – Maths, IT or Business are preferred.

Training Provided

You'll be working towards a Degree Apprenticeship in Supply Chain Leadership; https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/supply-chain-leadership-professional-degree/

You'll receive an Apprenticeship Training Plan that describes the training you'll need to meet the standard. It may include a mixture of external and internal training, to ensure you are fully proficient by the end of the programme.

You'll gain transferable core skills and knowledge, in addition to gaining skills specific to the working practices of the team. The requirements of the Apprenticeship are designed to offer stretch and progression.

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