Procurement Apprentice

Retinue Solutions
10595.00 GBP Annual
14 Jul 2018
16 Jul 2018
Job Type
Contract Type
Apprentice - Procurement
Location: Coventry
Salary: GBP10,595 per annum

Are you keen to learn a specific skill, in a particular area, whilst working for one of the country's largest housing associations? Then look no further - you have come to the right place.

Orbit are a leading housing provider, with a 50-year heritage, providing homes and services to more than 100,000 people across the UK. We reinvest our profits into building more homes and we are committed to our mission of building communities, by providing high-quality homes in places where our customers are proud to live.

Throughout 2018, Orbit is currently looking to employ exceptional individuals in a wide range of Apprenticeships. Our Apprenticeship Programme will provide you with the opportunity to gain the skills, experience and qualifications you need to secure the job you want, whilst getting paid in full time employment. Here at Orbit we select the most appropriate qualifications for you to study towards and we give you the support you need.

We are currently looking for an Apprentice to join our Procurement Department in order to learn and acquire the necessary skills to form a career in the sector. As an Apprentice based in this Directorate, you will provide support to the team to ensure the efficient and accurate delivery of procurement and supplier management activity within the shared service.

Your Apprenticeships will last for a two year duration. During which time you will gain a Business Administration Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship and above. Orbit cannot guarantee that after the two years you will be offered a permanent role within the organisation, however, the experience and qualifications that you will have gained throughout your time with us will certainly equip you for success in securing a permanent role in your career.

Entry Requirements for our Apprenticeships are as follows:
*Our Apprenticeships are open to anyone over the age of 16.
*For an Intermediate Apprenticeship you will need 5 GCSE at grades (*A-C/9-4) or equivalent including Mathematics and English.
*Orbit is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Please be aware of the following key dates:
Closing date for receipt of applications: Sunday, 17th June 2018
An Assessment Centre is to be held at our Coventry Office on: Tuesday, 3rd July 2018
Start date: September 2018

You can contact Tom Bullock at our Recruitment Partner (Retinue Solutions) for further details. .

Please apply with your CV and a Supporting Statement detailing your suitability and interest in the role.

Retinue Solutions is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Retinue Solutions is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.