Procurement & Supply Apprentice

Leidos

4.1

(20)

Essex, United Kingdom

Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.
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    Position summary

    ng and mentoring form the team, you will complete a Level 3 Apprenticeship through CIPS (Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply) which is an 19 month course and also have access to our learning portal to hone your knowledge and skills in a wide range of other business areas from getting better at using Excel to career building courses like Team Leading

    Some of your duties as a Procurement & Supply Apprentice will be;

    • To carry out the effective procurement of materials and services in-line with the business needs

    • Monitor relevant Engineering releases, requisitions and follow up with manufacturing

    • Ensure that all items for procurement are within the relevant budget and comply with all appropriate strategies, and to raise any anomalies

    • Monitor and appropriately report cost and delivery performance against the relevant budgets and timing plans

    • Daily order progressing

    • Investigate any invoice, cost or quality queries

    Why should you join Leidos?

    We are problem solvers - we often have to think on our feet to solve problems, minimising downtime in our manufacturing processes and finding solutions to challenges.

    Development and Career Opportunities - Learning and Development are key parts of growth here at Leidos, we invest in formal and on the job training to help employees expand their knowledge. There are many ways to expand and diversify your skills, with lots of different career paths to follow.

    Reward - we offer a competitive package with great benefits from a pension scheme (contribution matched up to 8%), private medical insurance and life assurance with loads of flexible benefits including dental insurance, gym flex and shopping discounts.

    About You

    Confident in communicating with lots of different people - you'll be talking to customers, suppliers and internal teams including engineering and manufacturing.

    Good attention to detail and organisation skills.

    Able to work in a team and independently.

    Capable problem solver

    English and Maths GCSEs at Level 5 or above

    Ideally hold a driving license or at least able to commute to Wickford on daily basis.

    Due to the nature of our business, you must be able to obtain and maintain BPSS clearance.

    Original Posting Date:
    2023-12-18
    While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

    Pay Range:

    The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

    Original Posting Date:
    12/18/2023

    While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

    Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.