Showing how your military background makes you the perfect candidate for working in HR

Job hunting success in the finance sector is all about clearly matching your military experience with the competencies required by the job. So says Barney Meehan, former Army Captain and now HR Project Manager for Employee Services at Nationwide Building Society. Think ahead Ahead of the application process and interview, spend time considering the competencies […]

4th January 2017

Congratulations to Resettlement Awards Finalists

Congratulations to all the finalists of the Nationwide Pathfinder Resettlement Awards – the award ceremony is taking place on the 2nd November in Manchester. The Officers’ Association are delighted to be the sponsors of the Award for Excellence in Work Experience Programmes for Service Leavers – This award will go to the organisation demonstrating excellence […]

20th October 2016

The Art and Science of working in Project Management

#MilitaryIsGoodForBusiness The Officers’ Association work closely with Nationwide Building Society in supporting their military transition programme, and have shared their own thoughts on why Military is good for Business… “We were first attracted to the military by their leadership skills” explained Kevin Moylan (Head of Practice Management). Nationwide identified that their skills and capabilities requirement […]

1st June 2016

Insight into Project Management – Nationwide

Do you want to work for an organisation that highly values ex-military? Do you want to work in Financial Services, but not necessarily in London? Then consider a career with Nationwide. Project Managers Simon Feaver and Nick Apps discuss what a career in project management with Nationwide entails and how their background in the Services […]

5th May 2015