18th July 2011
Representing specialist manufacturing and based in Furness
Jackie Arnold MBE – Head of Skills BAE Systems Submarines – is responsible for ensuring the provision of skills necessary for the business to deliver its business plan, primarily to design, build and commission nuclear submarines for the UK MoD Submarine programme.
In this role Jackie is responsible for the Corporate Responsibility Agenda and as such owns the strategic relationship with local education providers. She is also Vice-Chair of Cumbria Local Enterprise Partnership, a member of the North West Business Leadership Team and chairs the Furness Economic development Forum.
A Chartered Accountant, Jackie has previously spent time in practice, public sector and private sector businesses and before this role with BAE she held roles as Chief Accountant and Head of Strategy.