ESG Manager

BAE Systems
Guildford, United Kingdom; Homeworking
£67,500 + benefits
12 Sep 2023
22 Sep 2023
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: ESG Manager

Location: Gloucester, Manchester (Multiple Location) We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements - please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.

Salary: £67,500

What you’ll be doing:

• Provide leadership and management for the ESG programme

• Take responsibility for delivery of change management within the ESG programme

• Ensure Business benefits associated with the changes are measured and tracked within their

programme and consistent benefit realisation standards are applied

• Monitor and report programme change element performance and ensure full integration of change elements into programme schedule

• Establish and maintain strong stakeholder (internal and external) relationships maintaining regular communications and managing expectations

• Proactively identify the risk arising from the change activities and ensure they are properly managed within the project/programme context

• Ensure any change management activities are properly incorporated into any project/programme LCM activities

Your skills and experiences:


• This role demands the capacity to influence and collaborate with a wide range of stakeholders, both internal and external

• Stakeholders involved span across various organizational levels, such as Line of Business Management Committees, Site/Functional Directors, Employee Representatives, Suppliers, and Customers

• The job holder should be able to demonstrate integrity, credibility and maturity to gain the confidence and respect of others

• Given the dynamic work environment, this role necessitates problem-solving and decision-making abilities that can adapt to changing circumstances

• It calls for analytical thinking to address complex challenges across diverse situations, demonstrating a strong sense of commercial awareness during decision-making


• Furthermore, the role entails applying expertise and past experiences to resolve issues, even in scenarios not covered by standard procedures

• The role also requires effective communication skills able to negotiate internally and externally across a range of levels

• The job holder must have experience of managing people, in order to effectively lead a team of diverse talent and experience of managing a diverse range of ESG projects within a changing environment, delivering within budget and to agreed timescales


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 Digital Intelligence team:

Customers increasingly demand information and technology solutions delivering advantage, communications, planning, operations and cyber protection. C5ISR within Digital Intelligence is where we design and build cutting edge IT solutions for incorporation into products and services.

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

21st Sep 2023

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.