Graduate scheme

£30,000 - £35,000

What you’ll get?

A starting salary of £34,000, plus a £2,000 welcome payment, and an optional 20% salary advance. Plus a flexible package of benefits to suit your lifestyle.

What you’ll do

As a BAE Systems Business services graduate, you’ll support our uniquely complex range of functions, to keep us at the forefront of how we innovate and evolve for the future. At BAE Systems we deliver the most complex programmes and solutions to our clients all over the globe. This demands business services teams with roles as varied and as specialised as they are essential.

Our 2024 graduate programme opportunities

  • Business Analyst
  • Business Development
  • Commercial Officers
  • Commercial Estimators
  • Finance
  • Human Factors
  • Human Resources
  • Legal
  • Operations Delivery
  • Project Management
  • Product Safety
  • Procurement
  • Quality

What’s in it for you?

From people to processes, roles span procurement, project management, finance and marketing to name a few. All are united by the aim to enhance business, improve efficiency and sustainability and add value to our operations, technology, people and property. Work-life balance is very important; you’ll get 25 days holiday, a flexible benefits package, a competitive pension scheme, cycle to work scheme and dedicated training to help you develop your career. You will be included, feel supported during the programme and left empowered to take your career as you see best suits you.

Entry requirements?

You’ll need a minimum 2:2 Bachelor’s degree in a subject related to your chosen area.

Please note: some roles at BAE Systems are subject to security and export control restrictions and your nationality or place of birth may limit the roles you can undertake.

What is the application process?

The stages of our application process include: a short online application. If you are successful, you'll then complete an online assessment with interactive activities, and an on-demand video interview. The next stage is competency-based interview, either virtual or face-to-face.

Why a BAE Systems programme?

We offer a non-rotational programme that gives you the choice of where you want to specialise - you’ll to deep-dive into your chosen field and develop your expertise, from day one. You’ll also have the opportunity to pace your own development over 18-30 months, to suit your lifestyle.

Start Date: April, July or September 2024

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