So, why could this be the right programme for you?Leadership, management, and effective communication are key competencies for success in this role. We will help you lift the lid to understand how the different components of our business come together to create a singular optimal output. You will work in a fast-paced, high energy operational environment, and will be interested in exploring strategy and project management across operations, IT, and finance, to develop strong business acumen and knowledge to become a successful leader. We need you to leverage your natural skills to inspire those around you, whilst continuing to ask “how we can do things better”. At Amazon every day is day one and, in this programme, you will never stand still in your learning. Experienced leaders, colleagues and subject matter experts will support your ongoing development.
What should my ambitions look like for this kind of a role?If developing an overall understanding of how complex businesses run operationally, this is the programme for you. You will receive in depth exposure to teams across Amazon and will learn how we run a fully optimised 24/7 business. If you have an interest in learning how a diverse and complex business operates from the ground up, you will be supporting the businesses, people, projects, operations, and services to deliver long-term organisational success then this is the programme for you. You’ll need to be committed to delivering impact, behaving ethically and continually demonstrating your commitment to ongoing development.
Are you a natural leader who is ready to elevate your professional journey?
This role is the perfect way to embark on your career as a chartered Manager. You'll be immersed in a diverse array of responsibilities, equipping you with the tools to become a strategic decision-maker, collaborating, building and leading teams to achieve results together. With every challenge you tackle, you'll refine your skills in clear communication, skill development, and the art of motivating others. Cultivating inclusive and ethical cultures will be second nature, and you'll lead the way in driving transformative change.
You'll master the intricacies of project management, financial acumen, innovation, and risk management. Most importantly, you'll forge deep and meaningful relationships with stakeholders, solidifying your presence as a trusted and influential leader, this apprenticeship will take you to the next level in your career as a professional.
|Location||Multiple locations across the UK|
|Programme Duration||36 months + 6 month EPA|
|Qualification & Level||BA (Hons) Business Management Professional Degree or BSc (Hons) Responsible Business Management, and Level 6 Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship standard, plus Chartered Manager status from the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).|
|Working Hours||Full-time shift pattern - 40 hour working week. This will include weekend and/or night shift working.|
|Office Type||Warehouse operations environment|
|Training Breakdown||Workshop based including in-person training and online virtual classrooms.|
|Required Skills & Qualifications|
2 A levels at grade C/4 or above (or equivalent)
You must NOT already have a qualification in a similar subject at the same or higher level than this apprenticeship
What are the core components of this apprenticeship?
During your apprenticeship, you will acquire valuable skills and knowledge, including:
Leadership Excellence: Learning the art of effective leadership, honing your skills in decision-making, team management, and strategic thinking.
Business Acumen: Developing a deep understanding of business operations, financial management, and organizational strategy.
Strategic Planning: Mastering the art of long-term strategic planning and implementation to drive organizational success.
Ethical Leadership: Understanding and embodying ethical leadership principles, fostering an inclusive and responsible corporate culture.
Project Management: Becoming proficient in managing complex projects, from inception to successful execution.
Innovation and Change Management: Navigating the ever-evolving business landscape by fostering innovation and leading organizational change.
What will I learn as I progress through my course?
- Leading and supervising teams, overseeing day-to-day operations.
- Analysing business data and market trends to make informed decisions.
- Developing and implementing strategic plans and initiatives.
- Ensuring ethical business practices and fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment.
- Managing projects to achieve predefined objectives.
- Nurturing innovation and guiding change within your team.
What qualifications will I gain?
- BA (Hons) Business Management Professional Degree or BSc (Hons) Responsible Business Management
- Level 6 Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship standard
- Chartered Manager status, recognized by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).
What are my career prospects after graduating?
Your journey as a Chartered Management Apprentice opens the door to a world of exciting career prospects. You'll have the skills and knowledge to progress into a range of roles including:
Shift Manager in one of our operations buildings, responsible for leading a team in the heart of our busy operation. Successful apprentices have also moved into other business areas in middle manager roles.
Application Process and Timeline
(Applications will open in 2024, please keep an eye out on this page for further updates)
(The start date for this programme is to be confirmed, please keep an eye out on this page for further updates)