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Supply Chain Management apprenticeship

As a Supply Chain Management apprentice you will spend two years rotating around and working within various teams and disciplines within the Supply Chain Management (SCM) Function.

During this two year period you will develop competencies within all aspects of Supply Chain Management.  You will complete various set tasks and deliverables that may include both practical and written assessments.

The placements and training will be designed to assist in the development of a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of all aspects of Supply Chain management as utilised at AWE.

During the 2 year apprenticeship journey, you will learn the following skills:

  • Sourcing
  • Contract drafting
  • Contract negotiation
  • Contract management and administration
  • Pricing methodologies
  • Supplier management
  • Fundamentals of Supply Chain e.g. best practice processes, undertaking due diligence, understanding terms and conditions, strategy development etc.

During your apprenticeship, you will work towards nationally recognised qualifications.

Sponsorship towards an appropriate qualification or achievement of chartered status will also be considered.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at C and above, Maths & English plus one other.

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