FCDO Services

LOCAL EMPLOYER. GLOBAL IMPACT FCDO SERVICES.   

Who are we?

We’re an organisation with worldwide impact, right here on your doorstep. Together, our teams support and deliver complex services for the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, as well as other government departments both nationally and overseas.

So what does that mean to you? For a start, variety in your work, and a strong sense of pride: join us and you’ll be helping to keep people, assets and information safe all over the world.

You’ll also benefit from the support and encouragement you need to take the knowledge and experience you’ve built up locally and deliver it on a global scale.

What do we do?

Our work protects the UK’s interests on a global scale – covering more than 250 embassies, high commissions and other government facilities across 168 countries, including some of the most challenging and interesting environments in the world. It’s critical work, and it requires a huge variety of skills.

The impact of what we do reaches far and wide, and our projects are extremely varied. We design, build and renovate secure government facilities – providing innovative solutions in security, property, technology, communications and logistics.

WHO DO WE LOOK FOR? 

We need all kinds of people with a diverse range of expertise, backgrounds and perspectives – after all, that’s what makes us stronger. To give you just a sample, these include:

  • Skilled Trades
  • Finance
  • Procurement
  • Technology
  • Logistics
  • Project Management
  • Administration
  • Human Resources
  • Apprenticeships 

Want to see your future team’s work in action? Step into our Virtual Embassy to see how our teams deliver for government customers at fcdoscareers.co.uk/virtual-embassy or, apply now at fcdoscareers.co.uk 

£14,884 yearly
FCDO Services Milton Keynes MK19 7BH, UK
30 Mar, 2021
Apprenticeship
£14,884 Plus £1,750 Location Allowance Building custom one-offs. Manufacturing unique products. Thinking up solutions to practical engineering problems. It’s all happening in our workshops, where we make a wide range of products: everything from window frames for an 18th Century embassy to bespoke security door hinges at a brand-new government site. Join as an Apprentice Wood Workshop Technician, and you’ll enjoy a blend of hands-on experience and specialist training, learning the tools of the trade from the very best. Succeed, and you’ll gain a Level 3 Advanced Carpentry and Joinery Apprenticeship qualification – as well as the chance to bag a full-time role in the team. But who are we? At FCDO Services (formerly known as FCO Services), we work with government-level customers to protect the UK’s interests at home and overseas. We do that through a wide range of services, all delivered to the highest security standards, including construction, digital solutions,...
£19,749 yearly
FCDO Services Milton Keynes MK19 7BH, UK
30 Mar, 2021
Apprenticeship
£19,749 Plus £1,750 Location Allowance There are 2 positions available on this apprenticeship An international business can only thrive if it has a stellar Logistics team: the colleagues who skilfully make sure that all kinds of deliveries make their way safely and swiftly around the globe. Whether you’re a school-leaver, a career-changer, or just looking to enhance your current skills, you could help provide that vital service as our Apprentice Warehouse Operative. With instant hands-on experience, paid qualifications, and a truly rewarding sense of impact, you’d be on the path to a career to be proud of. But who exactly are we? At FCDO Services (formerly known as FCO Services), we work with government-level customers to protect the UK’s interests at home and overseas. We do that through a wide range of services, all delivered to the highest security standards, including construction, digital solutions, communications, logistics, and counter-eavesdropping. And in...
£16,979 yearly
FCDO Services Milton Keynes MK19 7BH, UK
30 Mar, 2021
Apprenticeship
£16,979 Plus £1,750 Location Allowance If you’re looking for an apprenticeship that’s abuzz with activity, you’ve found it. On any given day, you’ll spot our Corporate Communications team planning events and PR campaigns, designing creative marketing materials, writing internal communications, or even briefing the CEO ahead of speaking to journalists. Whether you’re a school-leaver, career-changer, or simply interested in this area, if you succeed as an apprentice here, you’ll come away with a Level 4 apprenticeship qualification – and the chance to land a permanent role that opens up all sorts of future possibilities. But who are we? At FCDO Services (formerly known as FCO Services), we work with government-level customers to protect the UK’s interests at home and overseas. We do that through a wide range of services, all delivered to the highest security standards, including construction, digital solutions, communications, logistics, and counter-eavesdropping. And in...
£14,884 yearly
FCDO Services Milton Keynes MK19 7BH, UK
30 Mar, 2021
Apprenticeship
£14,884 Plus £1,750 Location Allowance Invent. Design. Prototype. Test. Develop. Become our Apprentice Product Design and Development Technician, and you’ll get involved in creating our next generation of physical products that help secure government buildings and assets around the world. No matter if you’re a school-leaver, career-changer, or simply interested in this area, you’ll find the same opportunity to gain an Engineering Technician Advanced Apprenticeship qualification – as well as the chance to land a permanent role with us. But who are we? At FCDO Services (formerly known as FCO Services), we work with government-level customers to protect the UK’s interests at home and overseas. We do that through a wide range of services, all delivered to the highest security standards, including construction, digital solutions, communications, logistics, and counter-eavesdropping. And in everything we do, we always keep our customer promise: to be reliable, responsive, and...
£14,884 yearly
FCDO Services Milton Keynes MK19 7BH, UK
30 Mar, 2021
Apprenticeship
£14,884 Plus £1,750 Location Allowance Manufacturing unique products. Building custom one-offs. Thinking up solutions to practical engineering problems. It’s all happening in our workshops, where we make a wide range of products: everything from window frames for an 18th Century embassy to bespoke security door hinges at a brand-new government site. Join as an Apprentice Metal Workshop Technician, and you’ll enjoy a blend of hands-on experience and specialist training, learning the tools of the trade from the very best. Succeed, and you’ll come away with an Engineering Technician Advanced Apprenticeship qualification – as well as the chance to bag a full-time role in the team. But who are we? At FCDO Services (formerly known as FCO Services), we work with government-level customers to protect the UK’s interests at home and overseas. We do that through a wide range of services, all delivered to the highest security standards, including construction, digital solutions,...
£16,979 yearly
FCDO Services Milton Keynes MK19 7BH, UK
30 Mar, 2021
Apprenticeship
£16,979 Plus £1,750 Location Allowance We look for opportunity constantly. We ask ourselves: what problems are our customers trying to solve? How can we help them achieve their goals? Where is there room for us to grow? By answering these questions, we’re able to not only strengthen our relationship with current customers, but win new business too. That’s why the kind of insights you’ll provide as our Apprentice in Marketing will be vital for the future of FCDO Services. Perform well and, on top of a Chartered Institute of Marketing qualification, you could land a permanent role with us – opening up all sorts of possibilities for your future. But who are we? At FCDO Services (formerly known as FCO Services), we work with government-level customers to protect the UK’s interests at home and overseas. We do that through a wide range of services, all delivered to the highest security standards, including construction, digital solutions, communications, logistics, and...
£17,364 yearly
FCDO Services Milton Keynes MK19 7BH, UK
30 Mar, 2021
Apprenticeship
£17,364 Plus £1,750 Location Allowance There are 6 positions available on this apprenticeship IT: every organisation needs it, and lots of us want to break into it. With this apprenticeship, you can – even if you don’t have experience. Whether you’re a school-leaver, a career-changer, or just looking to enhance your current skills, this is your chance to become an IT champion. You’ll do work with purpose, you’ll pick up skills to set you apart from the crowd, and you’ll open up all kinds of possibilities for your future.   But who exactly are we? At FCDO Services (formerly known as FCO Services), we work with government-level customers to protect the UK’s interests at home and overseas. We do that through a wide range of services, all delivered to the highest security standards, including construction, digital solutions, communications, logistics, and counter-eavesdropping. And in everything we do, we always keep our customer promise: to be reliable, responsive, and build...
£19,749 yearly
FCDO Services Milton Keynes MK19 7BH, UK
30 Mar, 2021
Apprenticeship
£19,749 Plus £1,750 Location Allowance There are 2 positions available on this apprenticeship Keen to take your first step into a career in finance and accounting? Then whether you’re a school-leaver ready to enter the working world, a career-changer, or just looking to enhance your current skills, this apprenticeship is a great choice. You’ll learn how to balance the books while balancing paid study, with hands-on experience doing work that really matters. Perform well and, on top of a Level 2 AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting, you could land a permanent role in the team – and be looking ahead to all sorts of exciting career options. But who are we? At FCDO Services (formerly known as FCO Services), we work with government-level customers to protect the UK’s interests at home and overseas. We do that through a wide range of services, all delivered to the highest security standards, including construction, digital solutions, communications, logistics, and...
£14,884 yearly
FCDO Services Milton Keynes MK19 7BH, UK
30 Mar, 2021
Apprenticeship
£14,884 Plus £1,750 Location Allowance There are 20 positions available on this apprenticeship Ready to open up all kinds of possibilities for your future? Whether you’re a school-leaver, a career-changer, or just looking to enhance your current skills, this apprenticeship is for you. You’ll take part in many exciting and cutting-edge engineering projects, each one helping to keep people and information safe and secure around the world. So it’s your chance to do meaningful work for incredible customers, all while studying for impressive paid qualifications and getting to grips with an extensive range of technology. But who exactly are we? At FCDO Services (formerly known as FCO Services), we work with government-level customers to protect the UK’s interests at home and overseas. We do that through a wide range of services, all delivered to the highest security standards, including construction, digital solutions, communications, logistics, and counter-eavesdropping. And in...
£15,766 yearly
FCDO Services Milton Keynes MK19 7BH, UK
30 Mar, 2021
Apprenticeship
£15,766 Plus £1,750 Location Allowance There are 4 positions available on this apprenticeship. Ready to learn to analyse data from across our organisation? Want to help us improve ways of working, spot new trends and provide strong analysis to help a range of stakeholders make decisions? Join us as an Apprentice Data Analyst. Whether you’re a school-leaver ready to enter the working world, a career-changer, or just looking to enhance your current skills, you’ll find work with purpose, enjoy instant hands-on experience, and gain paid qualifications that will help open up all kinds of future possibilities.  But who are we? At FCDO Services (formerly known as FCO Services), we work with government-level customers to protect the UK’s interests at home and overseas. We do that through a wide range of services, all delivered to the highest security standards, including construction, digital solutions, communications, logistics, and counter-eavesdropping. And in everything we do,...
£19,749 yearly
FCDO Services King Charles Street, London SW1A 2AH, UK
30 Mar, 2021
Apprenticeship
£19,749 Plus £5,000 Location Allowance Want to make an impact at the very highest levels? Welcome to the Chief of Staff Office, where we work directly with the Chief Executive and Executive Directors. It’s here that you’ll play a vital role in the smooth-running of the CEO’s Private Office, supporting on everything from VIP visits to finding better ways of working. No matter if you’re a school-leaver, career-changer, or looking to enhance your current skills, you’ll discover work with purpose here – and all kinds of opportunities to carve out a stellar career with us. But who are we? At FCDO Services (formerly known as FCO Services), we work with government-level customers to protect the UK’s interests at home and overseas. We do that through a wide range of services, all delivered to the highest security standards, including construction, digital solutions, communications, logistics, and counter-eavesdropping. And in everything we do, we always keep our customer promise: to...