Apprentice Supply Chain Coordinator/ Buyer
Apprentice Supply Chain Coordinator/ Buyer - TCUK Plymouth About us Toshiba Air Conditioning in the UK is a division of Toshiba Carrier UK Limited and part of the UTC Group. We supply leading air conditioning systems and solutions for a range of applications from large offices, hotels, national retail outlets through to small residential projects. Our product range encompasses VRF, Split Systems, Air to Air heat exchangers, air curtains, air to water heat pumps and controls Toshiba has a passion for innovation and constantly works to ensure that our air conditioners help protect the environment while delivering reassurance and reliability to users around the world. The Scheme Our Apprenticeship Scheme is designed to take promising, talented and motivated people through structured learning programmes to become qualified Supply Chain Coordinators/ Buyers. You will be working with highly experienced and qualified employees to undertake such sourcing, negotiation, supplier management and contract management work as is required by Purchasing Manager. You will be based at our Plymouth site and will be responsible for liaising with a wide range of customers and internal stakeholders. What are we looking for? We are looking for confident people who have plenty of initiative, a team focussed approach, great communication skills and a real desire to learn. The minimum entry level is five GCSE`s or equivalent at Grade C/ Grade 4 or above including Maths, English & either ICT/Science/Engineering/ Design Technology You will need to attend day release training at a specified college, or residential training at various intervals as determined by the Company or College, throughout the Apprenticeship. You should have a keen interest in Supply Chain/ Purchasing, a positive attitude and be a good timekeeper. It is also essential that you have a permanent right to work in the UK and a clean criminal record. Please note that you must be able to support your application by providing us with copies of your GCSE (or equivalent) Grades Your long term career Toshiba Carrier will provide you with a solid foundation for a rewarding and lasting career. That`s because everyone in Toshiba Carrier has the potential to progress and you will be supported by our big commitment to your ongoing training and further development. Once you have qualified you will be able to apply for a variety of roles within Toshiba Carrier and the wider UTC group; our world renowned Employee Scholarship Scheme means that you`ll be able to continue your education and progress throughout the organisation Toshiba Carrier is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please note that due to the high volume of responses that we receive for opportunities across the UK, we are unfortunately no longer able to respond to each application directly or to provide further individual feedback. We will however contact you should we select you to attend an interview. Should you not receive a reply from us within 4 weeks, please assume that your application on this occasion has proved unsuccessful.