13th March 2019: External Event – PA Consulting Recruiting and Networking Evening – London

PA Consulting, a management consultancy firm based in the UK with a global network of clients and offices, invites you to its Service leaver recruiting and networking event. If you are considering a consulting career, this is a good opportunity to meet PA Consulting partners and consultants from their Innovation and Strategy, and Defence and […]

13th March 2018

13th March 2019: OA Event – LinkedIn Workshop – London

Are you unsure how to get started on your LinkedIn profile? Are you concerned that your LinkedIn profile isn’t getting the attention that it should? If you’ve had enough of hearing how important LinkedIn is and are yet to see its value, then this workshop is for you! Our renowned expert and social media consultant, […]

17th March Deadline for Autumn 2019: External Course – Goldman Sachs Technology Degree Apprenticeship Programme – London

Get a head start on your career in Goldman Sachs engineering while earning a degree in computer science. For the first time, the financial services company is looking to recruit veterans to its Degree Apprenticeship Program. Run in partnership with Queen Mary University of London, the programme combines higher education with vocational training: you will […]

17th March 2018

25th February 2019: External Course – Bishopsgate Financial Insight Course for Returning Military – London

Applications close on 18th February 2019. Bishopsgate Financial, a growing organisation which provides the expertise and people to deliver successful change programmes in the Financial Services industry, is offering ex-military and returners to work an opportunity to transition to a career in the City. We will provide a free week’s insight course on Management Consultancy […]

25th February 2018

4th March 2019: External Event – Schroders Armed Forces Insight Day – London

Schroders Investment Management and Cazenove Capital would like to invite service leavers to their Insight Day. Schroders is one of the largest Asset Managers in the UK, with over £500bn of assets currently under management. Cazenove Capital is the Wealth Management division of Schroders, managing money for high net worth individuals, charities and trusts. Based […]

4th March 2018

8th March 2019: External Event – TFL Industry Day for Armed Forces – London

Join the Transport for London’s for their 6th annual Industry Day for the Armed Forces community to gain an insight into careers in the transport industry after leaving the forces. Following previous Industry Days many people have transferred their skills to exciting career opportunities, not just at Transport for London, but within their supply chain. […]

8th March 2018

13th June 2019: External Event – The Lloyd’s Military Network Insight Day – London

The Lloyd’s Military Network aims to provide a forum for former military personnel and serving reservists working in the Insurance industry to meet and share ideas. Alongside assisting those looking to transition into the Insurance industry by providing a platform for them to gain advice, experience and direction The London insurance market is a unique […]

13th June 2018

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