Financial Leadership Development Program
BAE Systems, Nashua, NH


Come find out why BAE Systems was voted by BusinessWeek as one of the Best Places to Launch a Career!

Why choose BAE Systems?  We Protect Those Who Protect Us.  We are the premier global defense and aerospace company, delivering a full range of products and services for air, land, and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, information technology solutions, and customer support services. With 93,500 employees worldwide, BAE Systems had 2011 sales of £19 billion.

What is FLDP?
Want to gain experience in a variety of financial disciplines in only three years? BAE Systems is actively recruiting for our Financial Leadership Development Program (FLDP).
Our mission is to cultivate professionals within the Finance and Accounting organization who are 'action oriented', will lead effective change, and promote innovation within BAE Systems.

What does it mean to be an FLDP?
Being an FLDP is more than just a title. It means joining a group of high potential and high-performing individuals who are sought for the purpose of becoming potential future leaders within the finance function of the company. FLDP is designed to attract and retain highly motivated people who aspire to achieve their leadership potential. With this title comes a lot of responsibility, independence, visibility, achievement and pride.

What would I gain from becoming an FLDP?
Experience: 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, financial and leadership training programs, advanced education, leadership opportunities, and mentorship.

Diversity: Rotations will be within finance and accounting functions such as: Project Finance, Financial Planning and Analysis, General Accounting, Internal Controls, Contracts, and various Corporate Assignments.

Opportunity to Travel: The first rotation will take place in New Hampshire with the opportunity to then relocate to other locations outside of New Hampshire.

Required Skills:
• Bachelor’s degree with a business related focus • Grade Point Average of 3.0/4.0 or higher • Internship or project experience preferred • Possesses leadership potential that has been demonstrated in academia, extra-curricular activities, or during employment • Willingness to relocate and work at various sites • Superior communication skills • Achievement in non-academic pursuits such as clubs and organizations, special projects, military service and prior work experience • Capacity and motivation for hard work • Ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense security clearance • U.S. Citizenship

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 100,000 employees delivering 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 and services.

Electronic Solutions, based in Nashua, New Hampshire, provides systems and products that maximize the effectiveness and safety of fighting forces and first responders. Its offerings include infrared countermeasures and electronic protection systems for military and civilian aircraft; information management systems; signal acquisition, analysis, and exploitation systems that optimize use of the electromagnetic spectrum by friendly forces while denying its use by adversaries; interoperable communications systems for firefighters and other first responders; thermal weapon sights; precision targeting systems; situational awareness systems for ground vehicles; night-vision systems; identification friend or foe systems; and radiation-hardened electronics. Electronic Solutions also includes the group’s Technology Solutions unit, which joins the business with government research organizations and industry to develop and demonstrate innovative system concepts in such areas as situational awareness, communications and networking, and precision targeting.

People are the greatest asset in any Company ... BAE Systems is committed to a high performance culture and provides an environment that challenges our employees to be remarkable and obtain their full potential.

We are an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer that understands the value of diversity and its impact on a high performance culture.

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