Supply Chain Apprenticeship


Do you want to work with suppliers to get the best out of their goods and services, whilst studying towards an industry recognised qualification?

If so, this could be the role for you.

In this role you will work alongside experienced Supply Chain staff members who will support you whilst working towards gaining a level 3 qualification.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join Rolls-Royce SMR.

Location: Warrington or Derby

Key responsibilities:

You can expect to be involved in/support:

  • the onboarding of new suppliers to our systems

  • supporting a range of buyers/different commodities/categories in supply chain tender activities wrt to the issuing of documentation to the Supply chain

  • correctly saving all relevant documentation generated within the team to its correct location (audit trails)

  • organising internal and external supplier meetings/creating agenda’s, issuing minutes and progressing actions for buyers/managers

  • raising purchase orders in the business system and issuing to suppliers under the direction of buyers

  • maintaining the team location tracker and holiday planner

CiPs Progression

At the same time, after your probation period, you will study for a CiPs Level 3 Procurement and Supply Chain Assistant with potential to progress CiPs further over time with support from our experienced team – giving you the practical experience to accompany your CiPs progression.

Many of the skills you will need to succeed in this role will be learnt on the job and you will continually develop as part of your training, supported by colleagues in the function.

On a personal level we are looking for honesty and integrity, a strong work ethic, team players and a commitment to Rolls-Royce SMR values.

Procurement Apprenticeships (CIPS) | The Apprentice Academy

Register Interest

Please email us on at learningandskills@rolls-royce-smr.com to register your interest in this programme and we will get back to you regarding the application process.