Principle Business Development Lead - Defence

London Permanent £70,000 - £86,000
  • Further your career within a fantastic global organisation
  • Work from anywhere in the UK

About Our Client

Serco is a FTSE 250 international service company, which combines commercial know-how with a deep public service ethos. We improve services by managing people, processes, technology and assets more effectively. We advise policy makers, design innovative solutions, integrate systems and - most of all - deliver to the public. Serco supports governments, agencies and companies who seek a trusted partner with a solid track-record of providing assured service excellence. Our people offer operational, management and consulting expertise in the Defence, healthcare, transport, justice, immigration and defence sectors.

In the UK & Europe, our Defence business is trusted to deliver critical support services and operate sensitive military facilities. In conjunction with the Ministry of Defence (MoD), Serco has been entrusted to work on some of the most advanced facilities since the early 1960s, winning the Ballistic Missile Early Warning Systems (BMEWS) contract. We have since had a role in Space (Secure Communications), Battlespace (Air Defence Radar), Land (Counter IED and EW), Data Analytics (Intelligence), and Information Management (Cyber & Crypto), underlining the contribution we have made to the world of C6ISTAR (Command, Control, Compute, Communicate, Cyber, Crypto, Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance).

Job Description

Within the Growth team, Business Development will be accountable for the progression and qualification of opportunities through the governance gates 0 to 2. This focus will ensure that opportunities progressed within the business are well understood, qualified and aligned to the business strategy to ensure high quality outcomes for our customers and strong win rates across our target markets.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate(s) will be; proactive, positive, innovative, customer focused, responsive, and able to develop and sell tailored solutions and consistently deliver results. This role holder will be responsible for capture management of our opportunities (both new and re-bids), which may involve framework bids where close collaboration with the business unit teams and bidding services will be crucial to success.

What's on Offer

  • Very competitive salary and package
  • Fantastic career progression opportunities
  • The chance to make a difference to our society
Steve Tadewos
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Phone number
+44 118 955 9044

Job summary

Public Sector & Not-For-Profit
Public Sector
Contract type
Consultant name
Steve Tadewos
Consultant phone
+44 118 955 9044
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