|Finance Leadership Program|
Company: BAE Systems, Inc.
Location: Falls Church, VA
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 08/08/2022
Expire Date: 10/08/2022
Job Categories: Finance/Economics
Finance Leadership Program|
About the Leadership Development Program
How does it feel to work on a team driven to make a big impact? Empowering. We believe your career should always be growing. And thatís exactly what it will do at BAE Systems as part of our Leadership Development Program (LDP). The LDP is designed to accelerate the development and career of highly-motivated recent college graduates who aspire to achieve their leadership potential. This is accomplished through challenging and rewarding rotational assignments, technical and leadership training, advanced education, leadership opportunities and exposure, and mentorship. Youíll hit the ground running with a company truly committed to your growth as you enjoy a special camaraderie on a team dedicated to protecting what really matters.
As a Finance Leadership Development Program participant, you will gain:
Experience: The FLDP consists of three, one-year rotations; each with increasing responsibility. It is designed to provide a diverse set of experiences through challenging rotational assignments, finance and leadership training programs, leadership opportunities, and mentorship.
Opportunity to travel: BAE Systems has locations worldwide with our FLDP primarily rotating to locations within the United States. Your first rotation will be at one of our major locations, such as York, PA or McLean, VA. These assignments can change based on business need. Your second and third rotations may be at any of our locations nationwide.
Educational advancement: BAE Systems offers tuition assistance for graduate school. Members of the program also complete a mix of technical and soft-skills training, such as Power BI, Executive Presence, and Trusted Advisor, which are hosted through support from internal and external trainers.
Support: A significant element of the FLDP is the leadership team. Each participant is assigned a mentor who will work to expose FLDPs to diverse and challenging experiences, while providing guidance in choosing rotations, career planning, and development.
Personal growth: The program seeks to facilitate the growth of an individual's leadership skills and style through various training and networking opportunities. Participants attend annual week-long leadership development conferences. These conferences provide specialized leadership training and an opportunity for the FLDPs to meet executives and other leadership development program participants from around the company.
During this three-year rotational program, youíll have the opportunity to experience assignments in several finance/business functions, business areas, and product groups nationwide.
Rotation examples include:
Financial Planning and Analysis
Various Corporate Assignments
Required Skills and Education
Bachelorís degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Math, or related major from an AACSB accredited college or university
Possesses strong leadership potential demonstrated via academia, extra-curricular activities, or employment
Achievement in non-academic pursuits such as clubs and organizations, special projects, military service, and prior work experience
Internship/Co-op or project experience in related field
Superior communication skills
Capacity and motivation for hard work
All candidates must be able to:
Start at one of our major East Coast locations (subject to change based on business needs)
Relocate during the program at least once
Obtain and maintain a Department of Defense security clearance
Company Name: BAE Systems, Inc.
About BAE Systems Platforms & Services BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but itís what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts Ė defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a teamómaking a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, youíll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repairÖjust to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too. Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.