Degree Apprentice-Shared Services-Project Manager-Preston

BAE Systems
Degree Apprentice
21 Dec 2020
28 Feb 2021
Job Function
Contract Type
Contract / Freelance
Full Time

Details Degree Apprentice-Shared Services-Project Manager-Preston Vacancy type

Apprentice, Higher and Degree Apprentice


Degree Apprentice

Career Stream

Project Management

Business Unit

Shared Services






Role Profile

The Project Management Degree Apprenticeship is a five year scheme within BAE Systems Shared Services. Through a series of rotational work placements, you will learn and demonstrate skills required to successfully manage our complex projects and programmes including; communication, schedule management, budgeting and cost control, stakeholder management, risk management and project governance.

What Does The Apprenticeship Involve?

Working in Project Management means you will be the eyes and ears of a given project, ensuring it is delivered on time, to cost and of the required quality. You will gain a broad view across the project and will be able to demonstrate the elements needed to make it a success. This depends on understanding the big picture, recognising the key issues, making effective decisions and driving actions to their conclusion. The Degree apprenticeship in Project Management will develop and test all of these skills.

What Qualification Will You Get?

To complement your work based training as part of this scheme, you will study for your degree in Project Management at an external providers’ facility. In addition, you will also gain the APMPMQ qualification from the Association of Project Management.

How Will I Be Rewarded?

We offer a starting salary of £18,000 with increases throughout the scheme, depending on performance and behaviours. You will also gain access to the Company pension and share saving schemes.

Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs 9-4/ A*-C (or equivalent) including Mathematics and English

96 UCAS Tariff Points (240 points old tariff) (or equivalent) Excluding UCAS points gained at AS Level. A levels to include at least one qualification in a numerate subject

Overview of Business Unit

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 Shared Services 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.

Security/ Export Control

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

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.

Closing date

28 February 2021  23:59 (UK time)

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