This role focuses on security awareness, education and advice and is part of the Security Services Team reporting to the Security Intelligence and Contract Manager.
This is an exciting opportunity at MBDA UK. The role will be based on site with an opportunity to work within a blended approach of site and remote working. The site base can either be Stevenage, Bristol or Bolton. However, some travel may also be required across sites.
You will work closely with other departments in MBDA, the Ministry of Defence, and the wider domestic and international defence community to facilitate and manage classified contracts. You will become a subject matter expert, ensuring adherence to security requirements in a broad range of business activities.
You will have the opportunity to work as part of a team, driving an excellent security culture within MBDA through education and awareness. Working with key external organisations such as CPNI you will be instrumental in creating and developing security-training products utilising innovative and creative communication methodologies to reach the whole business.
Who are we looking for?
You must have excellent communication skills and ability to deliver presentations to a professional standard.
Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Systems such as Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
Good knowledge of information and cyber security.
Experience in security or UK defence industry is desirable but not necessarily essential
Also, whilst not essential, the ideal candidate will have experience in handling classified contracts (F680/F1686) within the UK defence industry.
The candidate must be able to reach SC clearance level.
What’s in it for you?
This role provides a unique opportunity for a varied and interesting role within the security team of a leading UK defence company. You will gain exposure to many exciting MBDA projects and enhance your knowledge of the UK defence industry.
You will build lasting relationships with key stakeholders and be part of a team involved in maintaining National Security. You will have the chance to really make a difference in the organisation driving excellent security culture at all levels.
Our benefits*Flexible working *opportunities for career progression *paid overtime (subject to level) *great bonus scheme *comprehensive pension scheme *annual salary review *fantastic working environment and site facilities *social, charitable and sporting activities!
Join a great team!
The security team at MBDA is an exciting, interesting and innovative place to work. The people that make up the team are as diverse as the work we do, making it a place where you can thrive and excel if you have the drive and the skills.
As a leading defence industry company, security at MBDA is critical. The security department work to keep our personnel safe, protect our cyber network, ensure classified UK projects are secure and lead the way in creating an excellent security culture within MBDA. As well as working with MBDA employees, you will have the opportunity to work with international governments and companies making a genuine difference to MBDA and the UK’s national security.
MBDA is an award winning company; committed to providing an inclusive working environment where our employees can be themselves and everyone has equal opportunity to reach their full potential. We value difference and know that a diverse community makes for greater innovation and brings a breadth of skills, experience and perspectives.
We’re here to help and want to ensure you have a positive experience throughout our recruitment process. We recognise that everyone is unique and we encourage you to speak to us should you require any advice, support or adjustments.
MBDA is a proud member of Working Families – the UK’s work-life balance organisation. We welcome applicants who are looking for flexible working arrangements.
We understand that flexibility benefits our people, our teams and our business; wherever possible we will seek to accommodate a blended approach to on-site and remote working.
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Please Note: MBDA UK requires all employees to achieve the appropriate clearance relevant to the role