Commercial - Graduate Development Framework (GDF)
graduate scheme

Commercial - Graduate Development Framework (GDF)

BAE Systems
Portsmouth · Samlesburyand 1 other
Time left to apply
12 days to apply on Prospects

Job description

Our Commercial graduates and undergraduates manage complex contracts and create new solutions for customer requirements, providing competitive advantages whilst meeting obligations.

Commercial is one of the key links between BAE Systems and our customers. In this important role, you'll help us estimate, bid, negotiate and manage our most complex contracts. You'll be responsible for innovating new solutions to customer requirements and providing competitive advantage whilst meeting contractual obligations.

Commercial has significant roles in key business processes designed to minimise risk and guarantee bids are acceptable from the company’s perspective.

Welcome to Commercial in the real world.

Company information

At BAE Systems, we provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of some 83,100 people in over 40 countries. Working with customers and partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture and support products and systems to deliver military capability and national security solutions – helping to protect people and keep critical information and infrastructure secure. That’s work that matters and inspires us.

Person requirements

If you're customer focused, enjoy the challenge of meeting requirements and have an interest in contracts or pricing, this area could be for you. The work is both demanding and challenging, and so applicants should be performance driven, and ready to set themselves, demanding targets which will undoubtedly be rewarding to achieve.

Qualifications and experience requirements

To apply, you’ll need a minimum 2:1 bachelor's degree in a relevant degree subject – please refer to the BAE Systems website for further details. You must also be eligible to work in the UK and be able to successfully achieve security clearance.

Accepted degree subjects




£2,000 welcome payment • Regular development reviews • Mentoring • Competitive pension scheme • Car lease and share schemes • 20% of salary available up front as an optional advance • 25 days’ holiday per year


Portsmouth · Samlesbury · Warton

Contract and working hours

Permanent · Full-time

Start date


How to apply

Closing date: 30/11/2017

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 30/11/2017

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