BAE Systems • Warton, United Kingdom

FCAS Infrastructure Strategy & Integration Manager

2 days/week at home

A little flex time – We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements depending on the role you apply for – explore your options with our recruiter during the application process.

Job Description

Job title: FCAS Infrastructure Strategy & Integration Manager (Construction)

Location: Warton – We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements. Please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role

Salary: £63,900+ dependant on skills and experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • Accountable for the consideration and planning of all applicable direct and indirect projects, considering such things as Site Investigations, Requirements Capture, Financial Control, Quality Control, Life Cycle Management, Schedule, Stakeholder Management, Statutory Compliance, Security Requirements, Site Standards, Contractor Management, Delivery, Familiarisation, Handover
  • Leading and influencing the Supplier Sourcing Strategy and rapidly building an appropriately SQEP extended supply chain for all B&I investments. Coordinating market assessments and supplier days. All whilst ensuring Commercial alignment with the Programme and Indirect Procurement Services to ensure timely delivery, value for money and security compliance
  • Coordinating a strategy to ensure timely engagement with external bodies such as Local Planning Authorities, Highways, Civil Aviation Authority, Military Aviation Authority, Building Control, Environment Agency and Community working groups
  • Leading a FCAS Digital Strategy to enable the proficient delivery of Investment Projects for the FCAS Business. Championing continuous improvement and innovation in both planning, data management and construction delivery to optimise Time, Cost & Quality
  • Timely and consistent reporting covering all matters for Project Planning and Delivery. Tracking adherence to plan and developing strategic thinking over a ten-year window. Whilst always managing Risk & Opportunities

Your skills and experiences:

  • Degree or HNC/D qualified in Construction or Building Services is ideal, however other disciplines and experience within the Built Environment may be considered (eg. Building Surveying, Quantity Surveying, Construction Project Management, Building Services, Energy and Sustainability, Construction Development Management, Real Estate Planning and Master Planning etc)
  • Relevant qualifications or significant experience in managing contractor activities and ensuring construction Health & Safety (NEBOSH General Certificate, IOSH, specific safety topic training)
  • Experience of managing a team including contractors and professional teams
  • Chartered Membership of a Professional Body


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 incentive.

The FCAS Investment Projects team:

This bespoke, strategically important role will collate and coordinate a multi functioned FCAS Buildings & Infrastructure Strategy. Considering legislative consultation and compliance, minimising impact on our existing footprint and operations, enabling the successful delivery and stand up of a FCAS Buildings & Infrastructure capability.

A key part of your role will be to ensure Integration with the FCAS programme and internal business units, driving consistency across our delivery legs in regards process and governance. You will be fundamental to defining and setting up the commercial strategy for works in excess of £2bn, that will pace the success of the Buildings and Infrastructure delivery plan for years to come.

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.

Closing Date: 19th of June 2024

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.



Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Open to job sharing
Open to compressed hours
Open to part time work for some roles
Gym membership
Buy or sell annual leave
Bank holiday swaps
Company shutdown periods
Share options
Matched pension contribution
Salary sacrifice
Employee discounts
Lunch and learns
More information needed
More information needed
More information needed
Work-life balance
More information needed
Role modelling
More information needed
More information needed

Working at BAE Systems

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Office locations

UK-wide - more than 50 locations

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom

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