Work Placement / Internship

Business Development

Industrial Placement

Job description

Our Business Development graduates and undergraduates work in a team identifying, developing and winning new business.

As a business develop graduate/ undergraduate you will be involved in sales and marketing as well as aspects of offset, customer relations, bid / proposal production, customer and market analysis, events and exhibitions.

The products created by BAE Systems speak for themselves, however in this industry contracts can take years to materialise, require senior political influence and can be affected by countries’ foreign policies. As a result, stakeholder management and building customer relationships through professionalism and hard work are key parts of our ethos and only when these factors are aligned can success be achieved.

Our Customers are key to the success of our business. We ensure our international customers are at the forefront of what we do. Our talented teams are responsible for defining and owning country and regional strategies and identifying routes to market for our products and services.

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Rewards and benefits

We expect exceptional things of our Industrial Placements. In return, you can expect a generous salary with a comprehensive benefits and pension package, including 25 days’ holiday and flexible leave arrangements, shares scheme, senior mentoring, and product and service discounts.

  • £18,000 salary
  • Conditional offer to join BAE Systems as a Graduate and further your career (subject to performance and availability of suitable roles) without the need to reapply.

What you’ll need

To apply, you’ll need to be on course for achieving a 2:2 Bachelor’s degree. All STEM degree subjects will be taken into consideration.

We are an inclusive employer and strive to recruit, retain and inspire the best people from the widest pool. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss any adjustments or arrangements, as required, to support your application.

As a defence contractor there are security obligations placed on the Company meaning that all our applicants must be able to successfully achieve the relevant level of security clearance to join us.

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Opportunity Overview

  • October 31st, 2018
  • £18,000 + benefits
  • 2:2 and above (expected)
  • Year-long
  • Rochester (Kent)
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Disciplines accepted...

  • All STEM disciplines

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