Project Manager

BAE Systems UK

Location: Cumbria

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title: Project Manager

Location: Broadoak, Portsmouth. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements for this role but whilst the role will Primarily be Portsmouth based, there will be the opportunity/requirement to visit the Middle East a number of weeks per year.

Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum dependent on experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • To lead on the Modification Projects and their delivery in Saudi Arabia
  • To oversee all current business including the bidding and development of new projects and future modifications for The Royal Saudi Naval Force Mine Hunter fleet
  • To support the integration of the Maritime Services and Saudi Arabian operating model to deliver operational efficiencies and cost savings across the business
  • To ensure modification programmes are fully supported by embedded resources that are capable of meeting the customers’ requirements

Your skills and experiences:


  • Project Management experience of major engineering projects
  • Demonstrate a level of professional qualification – Prince 2 / APM etc.


  • Ship repair/maritime experience
  • Experience of working with BAE Systems Saudi Arabia – Working environment/culture.


You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual leave incentive.

The Modifications Team

Join the team responsible for maintaining complex Warships in the Middle East and undertake a crucial role delivering into the MOD and Royal Navy. You will work with experienced project and programme managers assisting your career development with progression opportunities within BAE Systems Maritime Services and wider within BAE Systems.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.”

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

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