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Commercial Summer Internship

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Role Profile

As a Commercial Summer Intern your role will cover a wide range of commercial activities and may include: coming into contact with key sensitive data, building up relationships with key global stakeholders, understanding the Lifecycle Management Process and how the Commercial role is deployed in the defence industry. There are a number of lines of business within Air, in which you may be involved in, for example, US Programmes, KSA Programmes and E&I Future Programmes.

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What you will be doing

Varied commercial duties dependent on the line of business in which you undertake your placement, predominately covering estimating and contracts.

Entry Requirements and what we are looking for

To apply, you’ll need to be on course for achieving a 2:2 Bachelor’s degree in the following subjects: Maths, Statistics or Finance.

Overview of Business Unit

The Air sector is a world leader in the aerospace industry with expertise that can be traced back to the very earliest days of aviation.

We design and build advanced training and combat aircraft; develop and work with the latest in cutting-edge technology; and provide support and maintenance for our customers across the world. By joining our 23,000-strong global workforce, you could directly contribute to some of our leading aircraft including the Eurofighter Typhoon, F-35 Lightning II or our next generation of aircraft, in the UK or at one of our international sites. Whether you’re providing direct support to our customers, ensuring our programmes run to time and cost or influencing the design and manufacture of our products, you’ll be completing work that counts.

We’re looking for people who are passionate about delivering excellence and supporting some of the world’s most significant aerospace organisations.

We believe in investing in our people and inspiring continual innovation in our business. Developing and using the latest technology to compete with the world’s best is at the heart of what we do.

Providing world-class training, support and development to our people means we inspire the very best talent to achieve great things.

Security/Export Control statement

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.

Diversity & Inclusion Statement

We are an inclusive employer. Recruiting, retaining and inspiring the best people from the widest pool is vitally important to us. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements you may need to support your application.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:2 and above (expected)
  • Summer - open to 1st years, Summer
  • Warton (Lancashire) and Samlesbury (Lancashire)
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Analytics
  • Maths
  • Physics
 

Contact BAE Systems

  • 01772 677277

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