OA Webinar – UBS Ex-Forces Associate Programme (EFAP)

This is your chance to hear about the EFAP at UBS in more detail and gain an insight into the full-time roles available in investment banking, the recruitment process and what it’s really like to work in front office roles. Matt Raeside, former Royal Navy officer, and Katie Lavin, former Army officer, are both currently […]

18th February 2020

OA Webinar – Opportunities for Commercial Drone Pilots in the 2020s

The use of drones or UAVs is expanding rapidly in many industry verticals and presents many business and employment opportunities for leaving service personnel. As commercial drone specialists, COPTRZ are qualified to comment on these emerging employment pathways. Join us at this webinar when Andrew Robinson, Business Development Manager for Training, and Sam Denniff, Senior […]

25th February 2020: OA Webinar – Opportunities in the Security Technology Industry; a Musician’s View

Join us for a light-hearted ‘musicians view’ of entering the security technology industry with Lawrence Sale, former Director of Music Scots Guards, now with Roke Manor Research. Lawrence will map out his experiences from the Army to his current role as Chief of Staff, National Security Business Unit, Roke. Roke Manor Research is a world-class […]

25th February 2019

OA Webinar – Amazon, Your Next Career

In this webinar we talk to Gemma Jones, EU Operations Military Recruitment Manager for Amazon. Learn more about Amazon’s military recruitment and their Military Pathway programme. Amazon’s teams come from diverse backgrounds, are driven by the ability to invent and simplify and deliver results by thinking big and insisting on the highest standards. They know […]

6th February 2020

Why Franchising? Q&A with Utilitrack’s Gerard Duggan

Gerard joined Utilitrack after owning his own business for 25 years; at the time his only experience of the utilities sector was paying gas and electric bills. Utilitrack were not swayed by the lack of sector experience, but “actually more interested in my ability to lead people, manage a business and build long term client […]

4th February 2020

17th March 2020: OA Webinar – Utilitrack, Why Franchising?

During the webinar you will hear from Utilitrack Chairman Enzo Tester, who will explain the role of the franchisee and how Utilitrack supports franchisees as they launch their new business. Also online will be Bedford based franchisee Gerard Duggan to answer questions on what life is like as a Utilitrack franchisee. They will be joined […]

17th March 2019

OA Webinar – Opportunities with Burberry

Burberry is one of the world’s most recognisable brands with a global presence. Over the last 100 hundred years, Burberry has had a close association with the British military, from providing the famous trench coats from the Frist World War to more recently sponsoring military hospital wings. In this webinar you will hear from Dean […]

28th January 2020

OA Webinar – Opportunities in the London Insurance Market

This webinar looks at the diverse opportunities in the London Insurance Market open to service leavers, often with help from the Lloyd’s Military Network (LMN). We are joined by Ben Howell, Consultant at r10 and LMN committee member, and Alesi Stalley, Project Manager at the Lloyd’s Corporation, who will give an introduction into Commercial Insurance, […]

16th January 2020

OA Webinar – Articulating Your Value to Get The Role You Want

How are the skills you have acquired over a number of years relevant to a career outside the military? You might be thinking about your next career and feeling nervous or apprehensive about what direction to take. You have already done some amazing things; led people, taken on many different jobs, worked in all sorts of […]

13th November 2019

OA Webinar – City Veterans’ Network

The City Veterans’ Network (CVN) brings together veteran networks within firms across the City, and Financial Services in the UK, to share best practice on employing ex-Service personnel and reservists. The Network provides a forum where issues impacting veterans & Service leavers can be debated in confidence, and where activities aimed at enhancing veteran activity […]

28th October 2019

OnBoarding Officers into Non Executive Directorship

Retiring officers’ leadership skills are unquestionable and their decision-making acumen is exemplary, but how is this translated into board level roles within the commercial world? This webinar provides insight into a Non-Executive Director role and accounts for all aspirations; the challenges of a listed substantial organisation, an owner managed or family-owned company or indeed in […]

25th September 2019

Opportunities with Tesco Technology

Tesco Technology are actively looking for officers to fill their current vacancies. In this webinar you will learn more about what Tesco Technology do, the types of roles available, and how you can successfully navigate the application and recruitment process. We will be joined by Scott Dalton, recruiter with Tesco Technology, who will help you […]

12th September 2019

Understanding your pension in transition

The Forces Pension Society is a not-for-profit organisation fighting and campaigning for Service pensions rights for the armed forces and their families. Major General Neil Marshall OBE, Chief Executive talks about the role of the Society in helping you understand your pension so that you can build a solid financial platform for when you leave […]

7th August 2019

Opportunities with Citibank

Hosted by Citibank London, Laurence Whittingham, formerly of The Queen’s Royal Lancers; Nick Hill, formally of the Royal Marines; and Jack Pile, formally of The Household Cavalry will give an overview of their experiences leaving the military and starting a new career in finance in this webinar. As an active supporter of our armed forces, […]

5th August 2019

Opportunities for Service Leavers in the Legal Industry

In this webinar we discuss transferrable skills of military officers to the legal sector, as well as highlighting the range of available non legal roles in business support, including IT, Project Management and Finance. We’ll also cover how to find vacancies and discuss opportunities to train and qualify as a solicitor. Watch the webinar:

5th July 2019

How To Move From The Military Into Cyber Security

In this webinar we will be joined by Tom Huckle, Head of Cyber Training and Development at Crucial Academy, and a former Royal Marines Officer. Tom will discuss his move from the Military into Cyber Security, the courses, qualifications and self-study resources he found useful and share his top resettlement and networking tips. Learn what […]

24th June 2019

How your military skills can be transferred to any industry

This Webinar will cover: What’s out there and the types of roles you could transfer into Identifying relevant transferable skills Skills matching your transferable skills against roles Research, prepare and execute to land the job you want In this webinar, we will be joined by James Heaton-Smith, Head of Compliance for UKI at Uber. James […]

7th May 2019

Understanding board dynamics as a Non-Executive Director

In this webinar we talk to Ryan Ramsey, former Royal Navy submariner, who has been part of  an FTSE 250 company, as well as various SMEs and charity boards. Ryan will share the lessons learned from those experiences and how he transitioned his military skill sets in to the business world. Watch the webinar:

17th April 2019

Roles at Mott MacDonald

In this webinar, David McFall and David Townsend of Mott MacDonald, the engineering and development consultancy and one of the largest employee-owned companies in the world, will be discussing opportunities and careers for service leavers and veterans within their consultancy. Watch the webinar:

12th March 2019

Opportunities in the Construction Sector and Built Environment with BuildForce

In this webinar, Angela Forbes, Commercial Director Lendlease and the BuildForce chair, will discuss the construction sector and the built environment, and the diverse range of opportunities it has to offer through the support of the programme and the 92 organisations BuildForce works with. Angela will be joined by Tony Ellender from Balfour Beatty and […]

26th February 2019