Join an integral part of the UK's defence and play your part in the procurement and in-service support of all our armed forces’ equipment, fighter jets, submarines, armoured vehicles and aircraft carriers, clothing, food and ammunition.
If you’ve got the pride, passion and commitment to be part of an exciting organisation at the forefront of supporting our country's armed forces, and help to deliver on operations at home and abroad, apply online now.
DE&S and SDA are looking for talented, motivated and skilled University Graduates to join our Project Professional Graduate Scheme and become our project delivery professionals of the future.
Successful applicants undertake accredited Project Professional training including Association for Project Management (APM), Project Management Qualification (PMQ) and Project Planning & Controls (PPC) qualifications.
You’ll also undertake several project placements that will give you the chance to build skills and experience whilst playing an active role in delivering projects. Placements will cover several areas to give you a broad experience of the organisation and project roles.
To provide support to Project Management (PM) & Project Controls (PC) staff across the business assisting with project activities, whilst developing yourself. You’ll be involved in the following:
Your CV must demonstrate the following essential criteria:
It is also beneficial to your application if you can demonstrate the following desirable criteria:
We'll assess you against these behaviours during the selection process:
We'll assess you against these technical skills during the selection process:
Alongside training and development, you’ll receive the following great benefits:
This vacancy is using Success Profiles, and will assess your Behaviours, Ability and Technical skills.
If you pass both of the tests you will then complete a full application and upload your CV, which clearly demonstrates the following areas (which you will be assessed against in a CV sift):
Please allow sufficient time to complete the tests and the remainder of the application form.
Following completion of all pre-employment checks candidates can expect to start employment in August 2021.
There will be no reimbursement for any travel expenses (where incurred) for the interview.
Feedback will only be provided if you attend an interview or assessment.
Open to UK nationals only.
The Civil Service Code sets out the standards of behaviour expected of civil servants.
We recruit by merit on the basis of fair and open competition, as outlined in the Civil Service Commission's recruitment principles.
The Civil Service embraces diversity and promotes equal opportunities. As such, we run a Disability Confident Scheme (DCS) for candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum selection criteria.