The role of Procurement and Supply professionals includes the process of procurement and the buying of goods and services. This qualification includes a Level 4 apprenticeship standard and the CIPS Level 4 Diploma in Procurement and Supply. Candidates should already be working within a Procurement & Supply related role and have direct opportunity to manage procurement based projects within their job role. They must also be supported by a workplace technical expert, that has a minimum of 3 years commercial/procurement experience and a relevant professional qualification.
What you will learn:
Context of Procurement & Supply
Sourcing & Contract Agreements
Pre-procurement & early market engagement
End-point assessment – What is this?
Once an apprentice has completed their apprenticeship, they will be ‘signed off’ by their employer/ provider as ready for end-point assessment of their knowledge and practical capabilities. In most cases, the assessment will be graded and must show the apprentice is fully competent and productive in the occupation.
End Point Assessment consists of:
Presentation & Questioning
Please note, to complete the CIPS Diploma element of the qualification, you will be required to sit and pass exams relating to each of the topics.
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