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Logistics and Asset Management Person

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Tewkesbury

About the role
We have an exciting opportunity for a Logistics and Asset Management Person to join an existing team managing logistics and assets for our customer.  The role is based in the Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) sector, in the Mission Systems business unit.


Working on a range of exciting support projects, Mission Systems works with a number of key clients domestically and internationally. We’re based at a number of sites in the UK and overseas.  The business continues to win new work and grow at a significant pace, as a result we are recruiting for talented, enthusiastic and driven people.
The difference the Logistics and Asset Management Person will make
You will undertake your role on one of our customer’s site in Gloucestershire, but some travel may occasionally be required to sites both within the UK and overseas. You will help to enhance an existing busy team, bringing continuous professionalism to the service provided to customers.
In this role, you’ll use your knowledge and understanding to support the logistics, stores and asset management function in an efficient and professional manner to control, monitor and audit assets, both in transit and storage. The audit function is performed at numerous sites, mainly within a 30-mile radius of the main location.


What do I need to do the role?
You will be working in a highly effective team where the highest of standards will be expected from both a technical and behavioural perspective.
•    A sound working knowledge of the application of logistics/stores and asset management software tools
•    A good working knowledge of MS Office Suite, and the ability to manage provided IT systems deployed for the service
•    Demonstration of an adequate knowledge of and compliance with the Health and Safety policy and regulations consistent with the responsibilities of a Logistics and Stores Person.
•    Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with team members, and all associated stakeholders.
•    Must demonstrate knowledge and experience in logistics, stores and asset management skills
Skills and attributes
•    You will have a methodical approach to tasks and the ability to follow process.
•    Strong attention to detail.
•    You will demonstrate the ability to operate as part of a flexible, forward-thinking and responsive team
•    You'll need to be able to follow Health and Safety guidelines, risk assessments and the method statements associated with the role, ensuring Company health, safety and environmental procedures are complied with at all times.


In return for your skill and passion, you’ll get:
•    Flexible working (full or part time considered, minimum 30 hours per week)
•    Autonomy to perform the role
•    The opportunity to make a real impact, partnering on an ambitious culture transformation programme within Babcock’s’ fastest growing business unit


As well as:
•    Holiday entitlement: 25 days, plus bank holidays 
•    Pension scheme with employee pension contributions matched up to 8% of salary, with life assurance
•    Our Babcock Rewards Platform allows you to choose from a range of benefits that best meet your needs, including: critical illness insurance, travel insurance, healthcare cash plan, dental insurance, childcare vouchers, bike scheme, shopping offers and discounts
•    Employee Share Scheme
•    Free, independent employee assistance programme, offering confidential information, support and counselling, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
•    Professional memberships, personal development training and opportunities
•    If you are a reservist in the armed forces, we provide up to ten days special paid leave in support of your training commitments


Where it all fits in:
Mission Systems forms a critical, and growing part of Babcock’s Marine organisation.  As a trusted provider for global defence & security, we have a wide portfolio of best in class technical solutions that enable our customers to carry out their missions. It’s a really exciting and fast paced business carrying out a diverse range of activities. Mission Systems employs over 1,200 people across the UK and overseas with the largest sites based in Bristol, Plymouth and Ashchurch.
The Critical Communications Business Unit is over 200 personnel strong with in excess of 70% skilled Engineering staff. We have an ever increasing portfolio of opportunities and an ambition for success and to grow. We also embrace the multitude of internal employee networks support and foster diversity and inclusion within our Babcock team, connecting people across the business and empowering them to achieve their potential. Our Diversity and Inclusion strategy amplifies their influence.

Other need to knows:
•    You must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role
•    We are happy to talk about flexible working.  Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


Application Guidance
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We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

Armed Forces Covenant
We are proud to support the armed forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please click here.

Babcock International Group
For more than a century, Babcock has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within four market sectors; Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear. We’re committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. You’ll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.
This role is within the Marine Sector of Babcock International Group, which delivers a wide array of complex through-life marine engineering services to defence and civil customers across the globe. These range from UK and international naval fleet support, commercial marine, engineering consultancy, weapons handling, equipment support, intelligence, cyber security and training.  


Closing date 28/01/22




Closing date: 27th January 2022


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