Business Winning Associate


Business Winning Associate

Would you like to play a key role in supporting the smooth delivery of high profile activities to develop BAE Systems Global Business Winning Capability? We currently have a vacancy for a Business Winning Associate within Head Office in Farnborough or Stirling Square

As a Business Winning Associate, you will have responsibility for supporting the continued implementation and development of the BAE Systems training portfolio, Business Winning processes, tools and assessment and ensures the smooth running of the Business Winning Capability Department.

The role presents the opportunity to work across the business supporting the development of key capability that is critical to the future success and competitiveness of BAE Systems. The role will provide you with the opportunity to lead exciting global projects and travel internationally supporting the Head of Business Winning Capability.

The opportunity would suit a highly organised, confident individual with a background working in administration, account management, business development or project management

Your main responsibilities as a Business Winning Associate will involve:

Supporting the delivery and continuous improvement of Business Winning training and development across the Company

Manages the day to day running of the Business Winning Capability Department

Maintaining our best in class tools to support business winners globally

Managing the Business Winning, Functional Business Development and Group Business Development intranet sites

Manages the Business Winning Tools

Organises training, assessment, communities of practice and sharing best practice events

Manages the relationship with HR Services

Manage Supplier payments

Your skills and qualifications:

Advance working knowledge of MS Office applications i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint and MS Projects

Significant experience within an administration role

Understanding of project management

Previous demonstrable experience of running small projects

Business Winning and Business Development experience would be highly desirable

What we're looking for in you:

You will be highly organised with the ability to prioritise effectively under pressure. You will have a can do attitude and a creative problem solver. You will be successful in building strong working relationships across the business and be highly personable face to face, on the phone and in written communication.

Location: Ideally Farnborough (Hampshire) but Stirling Square (London) will be considered for the right candidate

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

Head Office

“If you’d like to make a real difference where it counts, BAE Systems is the place for you.

From keeping soldiers, sailors and pilots safe to helping countries prosper, from developing the next generation of supersonic aircraft to investing in the next generation of super-smart talent – at BAE Systems, we work together to give our customers an essential edge in protecting the things that really matter. Lives, livelihoods, ways of life.

As part of the Head Office team, you’ll be at the heart of this endeavour – working closely with our air, maritime, land and cyber and intelligence businesses to support our customers around the world.

Join us and you’ll be encouraged and rewarded to excel in this important work. Apply your talent where it counts”.

BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.