Procurement & Supply - Apprenticeship

Display Data
10 Mar 2018
15 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
As our ideal Procurement & Supply Apprentice you will need to be a self-starter, have willingness to learn and take on a challenge, be hard working and passionate about doing a great job. You will have an interest in Procurement and be an effective communicator.

Reporting to the Procurement & Planning Manager, you will be based at our office in Malvern, Worcestershire, however, you should be able to drive or have access to good public transport as the role may require you to travel.

The role will be responsible for acting on the Material Requirements Planning and Excel generated plan contributing to the creation of the Production plans for our subcontractors developing our Enterprise Resource Planning system to provide the support for our fast-track growth plans.

Prior to the end point assessment there is a requirement to achieve:

Level 2 qualifications in English and Maths (GCSE equivalent), andL4 Diploma in Procurement & Supply with the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS)Principal Accountabilities and Activities

Displaydata is going through a period of rapid growth and the role will ensure that the business’s procurement is in line with the Production Planning along with system improvement and development in order to meet the expanding needs of the business and our Customers.

Due to the dynamic nature of the business, it is essential that this person can apply a flexible and adaptable approach to their work. The role shall support the global objectives of Displaydata and requires a close working relationship with EMS organisations, key suppliers, sales and finance in both the UK and internationally.

This role is varied and will include, but is not limited to, the following tasks and responsibilities:

Creation of Purchase and Work OrdersDate Maintenance of all Purchase and Work OrdersLiaison between Suppliers, Manufacturing and Internal finance and sales departmentsMaintaining Key Process IndicatorsWorking with finance to ensure supplier invoices are correct and processed in a timely mannerProducing reports, statistics and analysisDeveloping the Enterprise Resource Planning systemProvide Inventory analysis reports, Maintaining Inventory AccuracySupport the traffic, warehousing and shipping functionsCreate and maintain process flows within our Sage X3 ERP systemYou will need the following knowledge & experience

Enterprise Resource Planning systems – able to write reports extracting data from ERPPurchasingCompetent with spreadsheetsMust be driven and enthused by being part of a company where continuous improvement is vital to a company’s continued success and expansionMinimum 5 GCSEs including English & Maths at Grade C or aboveYou should be able to....

Be hands on and prepared to personally input and manipulate dataWork under pressureBe organisedWork within a team independently and part of a teamPossess high attention to detailHave good interpersonal and communication skillsHere at Displaydata our people are our greatest asset, which is why we offer a great compensation package. Above and beyond the typical annual leave and pension, we also offer private medical cover, snacks and a great office within the Malvern Science Park.
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