2021 Apprentice 4 Year Apprenticeship - Logistics Planner Level 6 (September 2021) - Logistics Goodwood) at BMW Group

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Programme Type:
Degree Apprenticeship / Sponsored Degree (Level 6/7)
Location:
Chichester
Salary:
£12,000 - £13,999
Deadline:
14th March 2021
Role May Involve:
Transport & Logistics Business & Administration Engineering & Manufacturing

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2021 Apprentice 4 Year Apprenticeship - Logistics Planner Level 6 (September 2021) - Logistics Goodwood)

Logistics and Structure Planning are responsible for planning the part storage, material flow, line-side presentation and plant structure. The planning target is to ensure that the right part is in the right place at the right time. Our supply chain team are responsible for supply chain planning, container planning and the design, development and implementation of containers / packaging standards & ensuring a robust supply chain for the delivery of Bespoke features.

About Us

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is part of the BMW Group and is located in Goodwood, West Sussex. The Group has been recognised as being in the ‘Top 100 Apprenticeship Employers 2019-2020’ and the Rolls-Royce Motor Cars plant specifically runs one of the South East's largest apprenticeship schemes. Join us, and ultimately, you will have access to a wide variety of career paths with one of the world's top luxury brands.

The Rolls-Royce Motor Cars brand is synonymous with quality, style and performance and this extends to the Goodwood team itself. As a major international company we are proud of our investment in people and we are currently seeking apprentices to join the department in September 2021.

Your Career Development

Do you have a Can Do attitude to get things Right First Time? Are you Passionate about what you do? Do you enjoy working as part of a team? These attributes are essential to the ongoing development and success of our people and future business.

This is a four-year apprenticeship programme underpinned with a BSc (Hons) Degree. You will have the opportunity to work within complex and demanding supply chain environments, gaining valuable experience and skills, whilst studying for your qualification and experiencing university life.

  • Level 6 Apprentices will spend their first years learning all about Rolls-Royce Motor Cars supply chain and developing their academic skills.
  • Supply, packaging and transport concepts.
  • Systems update and process monitoring.
  • VPS optimisation.
  • General quality improvements.
  • Layout & structure topics.
  • New product integration, series launch, running changes and bespoke.

This is just the start of your journey with Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. An apprenticeship can offer many career options and enable you to make the most of your potential. To date, 100% of apprentices successfully completing the programme have been offered full time employment at the end of their studies.

Rate of Pay

A competitive salary starting at c. £13,650 pa which will increase annually up to c. £28,000 depending on individual progress and performance.

Benefits

Pension scheme, BMW car scheme eligible to those 18 years and over, generous holiday allowance, a subsidised on-site restaurant and discounts at various local businesses and restaurants.

Working Hours

40 hour working week. Apprentice start and finish times at Goodwood are 06:00 – 14:30 but may vary slightly according to work-based placements and college hours.

Qualifications:

  • Maths GCSE C Grade/level 4 or above and English Language GCSE C Grade/level 4 or above plus a further three GCSEs including a Science, Engineering, Technology or other Maths Subject at Grade C/level 4 or above.
  • Alternatively Engineering Vocational qualification Level 3
  • You will also need 3 A levels at Grade C or above to include a Science, Engineering, Technology, or Maths subject (must have a high numerical content)

*If you are currently studying or have taken exams you must upload a school/college report or evidence of your results. Please note that you can submit teacher assessments, predicted grades or other supporting evidence as proof of qualifications.

When it comes to selecting the right apprentices, it’s as much about attitude and behaviours as it is about vocational and academic success. That’s why in addition to the qualifications we require from you, we’ll also look for you to have a range of skills, attributes and competencies. These include: team working, as well being able to work without close supervision; quality focus; good communication skills; the ability to show enthusiasm and initiative; and to take responsibility and be accountable for your work.

Work experience

  • Experience of working within a logistics or planning environment is an advantage, but not essential.

Additional skills: Special skills/technical ability etc.

  • Creative Thinker
  • General IT Skills (Desktop)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Apps e.g. Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc.
  • Self-Motivated, Analytical and Logical
  • Good Communication & Social

When it comes to selecting the right apprentices, it’s as much about attitude and behaviours as it is about vocational and academic success. That’s why in addition to the qualifications we require from you, we’ll also look for you to have a range of skills, attributes and competencies. These include: team working, as well being able to work without close supervision; quality focus; good communication skills; the ability to show enthusiasm and initiative; and to take responsibility and be accountable for your work.

As part of your application you will need to upload one of the following:

  • a copy of your most recent school report* and a CV or
  • a CV and an employer reference, or
  • a CV and a personal statement

We cannot progress your application without either a school report, employer reference or personal statement.

*If you are currently studying you must upload a school/college report.

You must also be able to provide proof of your legal right to work in the UK, if you are not a UK or European passport holder.

Please note, if you are successful to assessment centre stage, these will be held on either 30 April or 1 May at Goodwood.

How to apply

To apply for this role and to find out more, please click on the apply button.

Applications may close before the deadline, so please apply early to avoid disappointment.

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