Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Title: MBA Qualified Business Professionals
Job Number: 1076709
Qualified Business Professionals
Our main UK office is in Leatherhead,
Surrey and the roles will involve travel. You could be offered assignments
across the UK or internationally
Do you want to help shape the future
of our business? Are you inquisitive and passionate about delivering results?
Do you have an MBA? If so, read on.
KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and
technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government
Services and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 35,000 people
worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 75
countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global
Government Services International is a core KBR Business Unit with
revenues in excess of $800m. Headquartered in Leatherhead, Surrey, we have
over 3,000 people delivering the most novel, large-scale, complex and austere
projects faced by our customers in both public and private sectors across the
world. Our work is diverse and spans government, defence, security and
infrastructure markets. We pride ourselves on being a trusted partner,
helping take on and successfully deliver these challenges.
What are we looking for?
We are looking for people who can challenge the status-quo;
innovators with the vision and drive to take
our business to the next level.
need to be an
thought-leader with an inquisitive mind, able to
analyse situations and create value for us and our customers.
We’re after some
talent coupled with the persistence and resilience to see things through.
and energy are as
important as intellectual curiosity and forward thinking.
What will you do?
The roles are
varied – we want people who can work in diverse jobs across our business.
Assignments will differ and we need flexible people able to undertake both
internal and external facing work.
So what sort
of things will you do? You could be working on an internal change programme
helping us to transform our business, or undertaking analysis to support our
strategy and business development activities.
You might be
asked to lead a team to deliver a complex project, or selected to work in our
advisory teams helping to
solve some of the most exciting problems for our
. You could be
part of a bid team, creating commercial solutions to win new work, or maybe
you’ve had a bright idea and are commissioned to bring it to life.
There is no typical job. Some assignments could be for a few months,
others for a few years. You could be based in our Leatherhead office, or with
a client or partner in their office. There is lots of variety – it’s an
exciting place to be!
Skills & Knowledge
you must hold an accredited MBA (AACSB, AMBA and/or EQUIS) from a recognised
university. You could have earned this full-time, part-time or via an
executive route. You may hold other qualifications or professional
certifications, which is great, but you must have an MBA too.
are seeking a broad range of people to join us, from junior to director level.
Your experience could
be from a range of industries or
sectors, but we are looking for people with demonstrable commercial acumen. Knowledge
of Scrum (Agile) development process would be a bonus.
Skills & Knowledge
– strong analytical and strategic thinking skills are required. You’ll need
to be able to delve into the detail, without losing sight of the bigger
picture. The ideal candidates will have the ability to juggle rapidly
changing priorities, multi-task, switch context between projects and bring
ideas to life at speed.
– you need to be a good communicator, someone who can put across a compelling
perspective and hold their own in debates. Our business is complex and the
best communicators can distil complex situations and explain in a way that
others can understand. You also need to be an engaging speaker, able to keep
of others whilst getting your
People – the heart of our business is our people and
you’ll need strong people skills to be successful. You should be comfortable
working in teams, both real and virtual, and networking at all levels in the
organisation. You need to be comfortable interacting with a range of external
and internal stakeholders including clients.
Technology – we are looking for people who are tech-savvy;
business digitalisation is important to us and it needs to be for you too.
You need to be familiar with MS Office and hopefully more – everyone can use
PowerPoint, but can you use Prezi, Visme or Haiku Deck?
Drive – you must be a self-starter and quick learner able
to get things done with a minimum level of guidance/supervision and should be
ready to work independently or in a team. We are looking for problem solvers
who can see an issue and fix it.
A high level of motivation, flexibility, drive,
and personal commitment is essential.
you must hold or be able to obtain UK
security clearance to work in these roles. If you don’t already hold a form
of UK security clearance, don’t worry, we can help you to apply for it as part
of the recruitment process but ideally you will have been resident in the UK
for a minimum of the last 5 years in order to obtain clearance.
You need to
be willing to undertake some travel; our clients are spread around the UK and
internationally. Being able to drive is a big plus. Longer-term international
assignments may also be available for those willing to go overseas.
candidates will be full-time, but we are willing to consider part-time
candidates if we think you can add something to our team.
What to do next?
If you are
interested, submit your CV and a covering letter telling us why we should
hire you (try to keep the letter to less than 2 sides of A4 – this is not an
applicants make it easy for us to see how you match what we want; tell us
what skills, knowledge and experience you can bring and how you can make a
difference. We understand that the content of MBA’s can vary, so please put
the subjects/modules you studied on your CV.
deadline – we are recruiting on a rolling basis, so we will keep going until
we find the right people.
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