2nd December 2019: Officers’ Employment Forum – London

Join us at this year’s Officers’ Employment Forum as we bring together employers, industry experts, HR directors and career consultants to provide a complete day of networking, industry insight and expertise for those planning their next civilian role. Hosted by BT, the day combines career focused break-out sessions with opportunities to meet directly with employers […]

2nd December 2018

November 2019: External Opportunity – Non-Executive Director Community for Exiting Military Officers – London

OnBoarding Officers is a community that has been designed to develop and hone the skills of exiting senior military officers, to help them become world-class Non-Executive Directors. OnBoarding Officers’ objective is to provide members with a commercially focused insight into the qualities required to secure non-executive board positions via a five-day insight programme and access […]

25th November 2018

28th November 2019: External Event – CTP Employment Fair – Telford

The Officers’ Association are attending the upcoming CTP Employment Fair in Telford. We will be discussing what support we can offer you and our activities in the local area. We will also be able to sign you up for our services, book you in for a Career Consultation, or register you for one of our […]

28th November 2018

Working at Citi Group – A veteran’s point of view

Laurence Whittingham spent 7 years in The Queen’s Royal Lancers, based in Catterick. Over the course of his career he completed two tours of Afghanistan, an exchange with the Australian cavalry and exercised in Norway, Lithuania, Canada and the UK working as a Troop Leader, Aide de Camp, Operations officer and finally as Adjutant. Laurence […]

22nd July 2019

Consultancy Opportunities for ex-Military in the Bristol Area

Equinox is hiring, and they are interested in meeting you! This webinar is hosted by Equinox, a joint venture between two world leading consultancy businesses, Jacobs and Turner & Townsend. We will cover what Equinox are all about and introduce their first recruitment event of 2019. With a large number of vacancies, from Project Management […]

6th February 2019

Opportunities with Lloyd’s Military Network

This webinar will look at the diverse opportunities in the London Insurance Market open to Service leavers, and how Lloyds Military Network can help you. We are joined by Ben Howell (PPL Technical and Change Project Manager) and Alex Holderness (Offshore Energy Underwriting Associate) who give an introduction into Commercial Insurance, the Lloyds Market and […]

22nd January 2019

Project Recce – A Career in the Building Industry

This webinar is hosted by Loz Moore, a former Army officer who was medically discharged in 2016 but co-founded Nomad Construction Training CIC. He shares his personal experiences and outlines the opportunities in the industry that are available to Service leavers. Project RECCE is a career transition programme, developed by Veterans for Veterans, in partnership […]

15th January 2019

Highways England is Recruiting Former Officers

David Picton, Interim Executive Director for Commercial and Procurement at Highways England, outlines the opportunities available. Why is Highways England recruiting Service leavers? Highways England is growing because the country is undergoing its biggest ever investment in its roads. This investment delivery is in its first phase, running from 2015-2020, and will be followed by […]

12th November 2018

‘BT Security have great opportunities for veterans’ says former GCHQ Deputy Director

The OA are working closely with BT Security on a recruitment drive this summer that offers an amazing opportunity for officers looking a new career challenge after the Services. We are joined by the Global Chief Security Officer and Vice President of Cyber Security at BT Plc to give us an insight into the work […]

7th August 2018

Opportunities with Highways England

Highways England is actively recruiting; this webinar will discuss the diverse range of opportunities available including project management, engineering, HR, procurement and communications. We are joined by Robert Jaffier, former Royal Navy, now an Asset and Resource Manager in Operations and Polly Nicholls from Human Resources. They discuss the current roles within the organisation and […]

5th June 2018

Opportunities with Global Investment Firm BlackRock

If you are in your last 12 months of service or within 12 months of leaving the Armed Forces and looking to transition into a career within financial services, then watch this webinar. BlackRock is a global investment firm, trusted to manage more assets than any other. Its clients are companies, governments, foundations, and millions […]

19th September 2017

A Career with Fidelity International

We are joined by Joe Marshall and Barney Mellors who explore the qualities that are needed to work at Fidelity International and how military officers could see working at an investment firm as a career option. Established in 1969 Fidelity International handles investments for clients in Europe, EMEA and Asia. Fidelity is privately owned; the […]

2nd August 2016

An Insight into Asset Management – BlackRock

We broadcast live from the BlackRock offices in London to discuss the 2016 BlackRock Veteran’s Open Day at Drapers Gardens in London. We are joined by Joseph Gilhooly from the Liability Driven Investment Team at Black Rock. Joseph tells us about his journey from the Armed Services to his current position before going into more […]

13th September 2016