Graduate Business Officer
graduate scheme

Graduate Business Officer

Employer
Leonardo
Salary
Competitive salary
Location
Bristol

Job description

Leonardo – Engineering the Future

Do you want to work on real-time projects alongside leading scientists and engineers within a globally renowned company?

Leonardo has an award winning Graduate Programme that develops promising young graduates into engineers and business professionals of the future.

Graduate to work within the Commercial and Procurement Functions. Provide assistance to the Commercial and Procurement teams on account management, sales and purchase order processing, invoicing, bid support, customer contract review meetings, agreements processing, system and process adherence and general commercial/procurement administration. Individual to have a basic understanding/awareness on contract law.

Key responsibilities

The individual will help Commercial and Procurement Managers deliver their account management responsibilities and will support bid team activities. They will help with sales order processing and purchase order activities and help administer and maintain commercial agreements databases.They will also help process standard form agreements and ensure the accuracy of our agreements databases.

May be required to work across the Division's main sites, Bristol, Basildon and Southampton.

Our two year Graduate Programme
On joining the Leonardo graduate programme, you will unlock a wealth of development opportunities and further learning. You will receive mentoring, coaching and support to achieve your personal goals and accreditation from your professional body.

We have created a programme across our UK sites that value those who continuously ask questions and look to resolve problems through creative and innovative thinking. We will demand a high degree of customer focus and work performance from you in order to meet our operational challenges.

What’s in it for me?
Leonardo values their people and we reward commitment with a competitive remuneration and flexible benefits package including:

  • Competitive starting salary and welcome bonus
  • Accommodation allowance (subject to eligibility) and three performance related pay reviews within the two years
  • 33 days holiday and flexible working arrangements
  • Contributory pension scheme

What can I expect from my working environment?
You will be working within world class facilities regardless of which site you are based. Dependent on your role, you may be working in an office or lab environment or a combination of both. There may also be opportunities to travel between different sites and to meet with customers and suppliers. Occasionally you may also travel abroad.

What are you waiting for?
A career in the defence industry rewards over 162,000 people and generates a £22 billion turnover. Come and be a part of a community and work with some of the most talented engineers in the UK on some of the most exciting projects around.

Don’t delay – these roles attract high competition so apply now to avoid disappointment. Roles will be closed as soon as they are offered.

Company information

Leonardo is an international leader in electronic and information technologies for defence systems, aerospace, data, infrastructures, land security and protection and sustainable ’smart’ solutions. We are globally renowned and are continually expanding, offering exciting opportunities to talented graduates who want to work at the forefront of our technology. With the majority of our engineers having chartered status, you can look forward to working with highly skilled professionals that are passionate about their work.

Person requirements

  • You must be able to satisfy the necessary security clearance for the role applied for and meet a minimum of five years permanent residency in the UK.

Qualifications and experience requirements

  • Must have obtained or are predicted to obtain a minimum of an upper second class honours degree in a relevant discipline (for example business dtudies, law etc)

Accepted degree subjects

Any

Salary

Competitive salary

Location

Bristol

How to apply

Closing date: 28/02/2018

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 28/02/2018

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