Job Description

Job Title: Logistician

Location: Sleaford, UK - Onsite

Compensation: £21,414 + benefits

Role Type: Full time / Permanent

Role ID: SF 47275

Amplify your impact

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Logistician at RAF Cranwell, Sleaford.

As an international defence company, we support and enhance our customers' defence and security capabilities and critical assets, meeting their requirements of value for money, increased availability, modernisation and flexibility.


The Logistician is based within our Aviation business area.

Our Aviation business helps defend nations, save lives and protect communities through innovative delivery of critical and vital aviation services to the civil and defence sectors. Every day lives, livelihoods, safety and security depend on the operations we fly and enable.

The role

The difference our new Logistician will make

As a Logistician, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. This role supports the delivery of all the duties outlined below and any/all other Supply Chain related activities and services as required to always meet or exceed customer expectations and contractual needs.

Day to day, you'll carry out any/all logistic duties in accordance with MOD/RAF/Babcock policies, practices and procedures at all times. You'll ensure that all storage areas within the area of responsibility are organised in accordance with current regulations laid down in the Defence Logistics Framework (DLF). You'll follow MOD and Defence Council instructions and any other logistics directives or Babcock policies as issued. You'll be responsible for the physical security of all stocks and buildings under your control and the control and security of any/all computers, printers and related software packages and additional programmes related to the task.

At Babcock, we have a history of helping talent go far. With our track record of innovation, you'll continually develop your knowledge and expertise.

We offer flexible working to give people more options to better integrate their work and personal life, whilst ensuring that business needs are met. This role is based Onsite at RAF Cranwell, Sleaford.

Essential experience
Previous experience in Supply Chain/Logistics environment.
Experience with logistics-based computer systems.
Familiar with Logistics Procedures, Documentation and Stock Holding Groups.
Ability to demonstrate practical and theoretical standards required.
Driving license.
Must be able to achieve security clearance.

What we offer

Generous benefits including:
Generous holiday allowance of 25 days plus 8 bank holidays
Reservist in the armed forces receive 10 days special paid leave
Matched contribution pension scheme up to 4.5% of salary, with life assurance
Employee assistance programme supporting physical, mental and financial wellbeing
Flexible benefits, including cycle to work scheme, discounts and our Share Ownership Scheme
Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to be at your best

Babcock International

For over 130 years, we have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal. Change begins with our people and our shared Principles: be curious; be courageous; own and deliver; think: outcomes; collaborate; and be kind. These values not only guide the way we work, but also our efforts to reach net-zero carbon. Yes, our ambitions are big, but together, we can achieve them.

Armed Forces Covenant

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. If you are a reservist in the armed forces, we provide up to ten days special paid leave in support of your training commitments.

Application Guidance

All applications should be made online. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

Closing date: 31/03/2023


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