United Kingdom, Winsford Cheshire, Purchasing

Apprentice Purchasing Assistant

At Henkel, you can be a game changer and craft your career. Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit by bringing your ideas to life within a global team. Our leading brands and technologies, along with our high-performing businesses will provide you with countless opportunities to develop your skills and explore new paths. Your career at Henkel will contribute to a more sustainable future, while you grow within our vibrant, diverse culture of trust and belonging. If you're up for challenging the status quo, join our team of pioneers and make your mark on the future with us.

Do you dare to make an impact?

An excellent opportunity has arisen to join our team as an apprentice working within Purchasing based in our Winsford office.


  • Responsible for the local Source to Pay process including tasks from sourcing, projects and processes by ensuring governance and compliance to Henkel Corporate Standards & Guidelines.
  • Provide process expertise to achieve continuous process and efficiency improvements as well as KPI improvements.
  • Manage project roll-outs in cooperation with local and global functions.
  • Function as a final escalation level for finance topics, master data and tools
  • Support digital & sustainable procurement solution


  • GCSEs at grade 4/C or above (or equivalent) in English and Maths
  • 3 A-levels or equivalent grade C/4 or above
  • PC skills and a good knowledge of MS Excel are required.
  • Can do attitude with the desire to learn and develop
  • Excellent communication skills and a high service orientation
  • Accurate, self-organized person with attention to detail and analytical skills
  • Ability to work in an international team
  • An interest in constantly improving processes
  • Full clean UK driving licence

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to gender, origin, culture, mindset, generation, disability, religion and sexual orientation.

JOB ID: 22031020
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Limited Term
Contact information for application-related questions: RecruitmentUKIE@henkel.com
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Note: Perks might vary depending on the job grade.