6th February 2020: External Event – Deloitte Military Insight Day – London

Transitioning out of the armed forces is a challenging time, the number of options you have can be rather daunting and Deloitte want to help make things a little clearer. This event is an Insight into Professional Services by Deloitte aimed at former and serving military personnel and will answer some of your most pressing […]

6th February 2019

11th February 2020: External Event – OnBoarding Officers, What it Really Means to be A Non-Executive Director – London

This OnBoarding Officers’ taster evening will provide an insight into the role of the Non-Executive Director and why your skills are transferable. What it Really Means to be A Non-Executive Director – Why senior officers leadership skills translate into the boardroom Following the success of the September 2019 taster event, OnBoarding Officers is hosting a free programme […]

11th February 2019

23rd April 2020: External Event – Barclays Military Talent Day – London

The Barclays Military Talent Day (MTD) provides an opportunity for service personnel and veterans interested in Financial Services to get an insight into the sector. The event will begin with a series of presentations about the different business units and functions across Barclays.  Presentations will be delivered by colleagues from across the business, including a […]

23rd April 2019

6th February 2020: External Event – Liquid List Networking Evening – London

Join the Liquid List for an evening of networking. The nationwide Liquid List meetings have been running in various guises since 1992 and have been sponsored by The List since 1995. These events offer a rewarding Business-to-Business event and a home for former Service personnel who may again find themselves in the job market. Agenda: […]

6th February 2019

12th March 2020: Military vs Civilian Management Seminar – London

Many Service leavers look for management roles when leaving the military and go on to have successful careers as Project Managers, Operations Managers and Programme Managers – but what do these titles mean? In this seminar, we will explore the nuances of these roles to help you determine which career pathway you might like to […]

12th March 2019

19th February 2020: The Leaders Club – Arun Singh and Mike Mister, How to Lead Smart People – London

The Leaders Club welcomes Arun Singh and Mike Mister, co-authors of “How to Lead Smart People”, a bestselling Business Leadership Book in the WH Smith Business Book Chart and in various countries abroad. Drawing on over 60 years of collective experience the book uniquely brings together the knowledge and experience of years practising and working in […]

19th February 2019

12th February 2020: Financial Services Seminar – Manchester

Discover the diverse range of opportunities available in Financial Services. Whether you are still exploring options or actively applying, this seminar will help you decide your next steps. During the seminar you will hear from a range of employers within Financial Services, including those from backgrounds in Wealth Management, Private, Retail and Investment Banking. You […]

12th February 2019

31st January 2020: External Event – Boston Consulting Group Insight Afternoon – London

Boston Consulting Group (BCG) invites serving or former military personnel looking to explore opportunities within consultancy to their London office for the afternoon. During the afternoon you will have the opportunity to learn more about consulting and life at BCG, hearing from a range of speakers at various levels within BCG.  You will also have […]

31st January 2019

31st January 2020: External Event – Armed Forces Insight Day at UBS – London

Leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills run deep from your time in the military.  It is now time to put this experience to good use.  It is now time to capitalise on these skills. In partnership with the UK Veterans’ Network, UBS invites you to their Armed Forces Insight day where you will hear from former […]

25th February 2020: External Event – Schroders Military Insight Day – London

Schroders Investment Management and Cazenove Capital would like to invite Service leavers to an insight day to be held on the afternoon of 25 Feb 2020. Schroders is one of the largest Asset Managers in the UK, with over £450bn of assets currently under management. Cazenove Capital is the Wealth Management division of Schroders, managing […]

25th February 2019

31st January 2020: External Event – Boston Consulting Group Insight Afternoon – London

Boston Consulting Group (BCG) invites serving or former military personnel looking to explore opportunities within consultancy to their London office for the afternoon. During the afternoon you will have the opportunity to learn more about consulting and life at BCG, hear from a range of speakers at various levels and run through an example case […]

31st January 2019

We Are Not Damaged Says Minister and Veteran

Minister for Defence People and Veterans Tobias Ellwood MP says we must challenge false perceptions of veterans. Tobias Ellwood, a former Army officer, said: “That is a real challenge that we have, because too many people out there think because we served we are damaged.” The Minister made his comments at the Officers’ Association Careers […]

11th December 2018

Don’t Miss Out on This Year’s OA Officers’ Careers Forum

Gain better knowledge, more contacts and the confidence you need to pursue your new civilian career. At the OA Officers’ Careers Forum you will discover some of the opportunities available to transitioning and former officers, and be able to connect with industry experts. We can help you better understand how to successfully apply for civilian […]

16th October 2018

OA Employment Symposium Now Fully Booked

But you can still register and watch the live stream of key presentations on the day. Due to popular demand, all available spaces have been filled at the forthcoming OA Employment Symposium on 12th December in London. A waiting list is now in operation and you can register your interest. However, you can still watch […]

16th November 2017

Book Your Place at the UK’s Biggest Employment Event for Officers

The OA Employment Symposium in London is essential for people wanting a new career after being an officer. The event brings together serving and former officers, key employers, industry experts and OA network contacts. The day involves break-out sessions and talks, covering industry insights and career advice. If you attend just one event during transition […]

13th September 2017

How to Make it in The City – An Insider View from the Insurance World – Lloyds

The London insurance market is a unique but largely unknown industry at the heart of the City of London. However, many of the skill sets and characteristics held by ex-military and serving reservists are highly valued and sought after. In this webinar Rich Millbank, from JLT group, discusses his transition from the Army into the […]

20th June 2017

Forces into Health

Formed in response to a growing number of ex-forces personnel who have either transitioned, or are thinking of transitioning, into the Health Sector. The group and the network aim to support those individuals with contacts, advice and information, wherever possible. In particular, it signposts opportunities and recommends ‘points of entry’, working where appropriate and mutually […]

29th November 2016