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  1. Addleshaw Goddard logo

    Scotland Training contract 2022

    Addleshaw Goddard

    Addleshaw Goddard

    Internship

    Edinburgh, GB

    Internship

    Edinburgh, GB

    Location: Scotland (Edinburgh and Glasgow - travel between offices will be expected) We are a premium international law firm with an exceptional breadth of services. Our reputation for outstanding quality is built upon long-term relationship investme...

    Deadline 31 Jul. 2020 21:59
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  3. Addleshaw Goddard logo

    Training contract 2022 - Manchester

    Addleshaw Goddard

    Addleshaw Goddard

    Internship

    Manchester, GB

    Internship

    Manchester, GB

    We are a premium international law firm with an exceptional breadth of services. Our reputation for outstanding quality is built upon long-term relationship investment and a deep understanding of client markets. This, together with our high-calibre e...

    Deadline 31 Jul. 2020 21:59
  4. Addleshaw Goddard logo

    Training contract 2022 - Leeds

    Addleshaw Goddard

    Addleshaw Goddard

    Internship

    Leeds, GB

    Internship

    Leeds, GB

    We are a premium international law firm with an exceptional breadth of services. Our reputation for outstanding quality is built upon long-term relationship investment and a deep understanding of client markets. This, together with our high-calibre e...

    Deadline 31 Jul. 2020 21:59
  5. Addleshaw Goddard logo

    Training contract 2022 - London

    Addleshaw Goddard

    Addleshaw Goddard

    Internship

    London, GB

    Internship

    London, GB

    We are a premium international law firm with an exceptional breadth of services. Our reputation for outstanding quality is built upon long-term relationship investment and a deep understanding of client markets. This, together with our high-calibre e...

    Deadline 31 Jul. 2020 21:59
  6. BAE Systems logo

    Operations - Manufacturing Engineer

    BAE Systems

    BAE Systems

    Internship

    Glasgow, GB

    Internship

    Glasgow, GB

    Job Description Role Profile In its simplest form Manufacturing is the process of taking something from its base state, be it a piece of raw material or a collection of sub assembly components, and transforming it through a range of processes into a ...

  7. Hymans Robertson logo

    Industrial Placement - Specialist team

    Hymans Robertson

    Hymans Robertson

    Internship

    Glasgow, GB

    Internship

    Glasgow, GB

    We welcome applications from both current students and career changers. As either a new Trainee Consultant, Summer or Industrial Placement student, it won't be long before you get first-hand experience of our values that underpin everything we do: be...

  8. Pfizer UK logo

    Global Marketing Rare Disease Digital Marketing Manager

    Pfizer UK

    Pfizer UK

    Internship

    Tadworth, GB

    Internship

    Tadworth, GB

    Pfizer UK Undergraduate Programme 2020/2021 Global Marketing Rare Disease Digital Marketing Manager Rare Disease / Global Marketing In-Line Brands Department Overview Pfizer has an established portfolio and a promising late stage pipeline to treat pa...

  9. Pfizer UK logo

    Business & Digital Marketing Services Undergraduate

    Pfizer UK

    Pfizer UK

    Internship

    Tadworth, GB

    Internship

    Tadworth, GB

    Pfizer UK Undergraduate Programme 2020/2021 Business & Digital Marketing Services Undergraduate Pfizer Digital - Digital Services & Enablement (DSE) Department Overview Pfizer Digital is a customer-oriented, front-line organization bringing together ...

  10. Pfizer UK logo

    Regulatory Project & Process Management Undergraduate

    Pfizer UK

    Pfizer UK

    Internship

    Sandwich, GB

    Internship

    Sandwich, GB

    Pfizer UK Undergraduate Programme 2020/2021 Regulatory Project and Process Management Undergraduate Regulatory Operations Global Regulatory Affairs (GRA)  Department Overview The Regulatory Operation organisation is a global organisation supporting o...

  11. Pfizer UK logo

    Undergraduate Regulatory Strategist

    Pfizer UK

    Pfizer UK

    Internship

    GB

    Internship

    GB

    Pfizer UK Undergraduate Programme 2020/2021 Department Overview The prime function of Pfizer’s regulatory strategy department is to provide advice to drug development teams and product management teams to ensure Pfizer meets the requirements of globa...

  12. Pfizer UK logo

    Regulatory Affairs Undergraduate

    Pfizer UK

    Pfizer UK

    Internship

    GB

    Internship

    GB

    ­­Department Overview The Upjohn Regulatory Affairs, UK & Ireland department supports both the UK and Irish markets and interacts with all areas of the Pfizer business; this includes the medical and commercial teams and is the interface between Pfize...

  13. TUI UK logo

    Commercial Placement Programme

    TUI UK

    TUI UK

    Internship

    Luton, GB

    Internship

    Luton, GB

    Want to get your career off to a flying start? The sky’s the limit with TUI.  We’re the world's number one tourism business, operating in around 180 destinations worldwide, which means limitless global opportunities for you and your future. As a plac...

  14. TUI UK logo

    Engineering Placement Programme (12 months)

    TUI UK

    TUI UK

    Internship

    Luton, GB

    Internship

    Luton, GB

    Want to get your career off to a flying start? The sky’s the limit with TUI.  We’re the world's number one tourism business, operating in around 180 destinations worldwide, which means limitless global opportunities for you and your future. As a plac...

  15. Procter & Gamble UK logo

    12 Month Modelling and Simulation Postdoctoral Researcher

    Procter & Gamble UK

    Procter & Gamble UK

    Internship

    Newcastle upon Tyne, GB

    Internship

    Newcastle upon Tyne, GB

    DESCRIPTIONQUALIFICATIONS PRODUCT AND PROCESS SYSTEMS MODELING MISSION THE PRODUCT AND PROCESS SYSTEMS MODELING SECTION INTEGRATES DATA AND THEORY TO DEVELOP INNOVATIVE PRODUCTS AND PROCESSES. WE ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, AND DEP...

  16. Procter & Gamble UK logo

    P&G Sales Year in Industry Placement

    Procter & Gamble UK

    Procter & Gamble UK

    Internship

    Harrogate, GB

    Internship

    Harrogate, GB

    RESPONSIBILITIES DESCRIPTION Want to work with brands that millions of consumers can’t live without? Are you ready to gain real work experience with the largest Consumer Goods Company in the world while still at university, and set the path for your ...

  17. BAE Systems logo

    Information Systems Engineer

    BAE Systems

    BAE Systems

    Internship

    Christchurch, GB

    Internship

    Christchurch, GB

    Job Description Role Profile A BAE Systems Information Systems Engineering (ISE) role based either at Warton Unit or Christchurch will give you the opportunity to develop and support high integrity, secure, innovative and interoperable information sy...

  18. CGI UK logo

    2020 Technical Industrial Placement

    CGI UK

    CGI UK

    Internship

    London, GB

    Internship

    London, GB

    Position Description: Graduating this year? Or looking for a placement with a difference? We've got news. As one of the leading names in the IT business, we're looking for amazing people to be part of our team. We want you to help drive some of the m...

  19. Pfizer UK logo

    Material Management Process Design and Digital Undergraduate

    Pfizer UK

    Pfizer UK

    Internship

    Sandwich, GB

    Internship

    Sandwich, GB

    Pfizer UK Undergraduate Programme 2020/2021 Material Management Process Design and Digital Undergraduate Pharmaceutical Sciences Small Molecule Drug Product Supply Department Overview Global Materials Management is responsible for all aspect of the m...

  20. Pfizer UK logo

    Pfizer CentreOne Contract Manufacturing Undergraduate

    Pfizer UK

    Pfizer UK

    Internship

    GB

    Internship

    GB

    Pfizer CentreOne Undergraduate Contract Manufacturing Department Overview Pfizer CentreOne is a contract manufacturing organization, producing  drug substances and drug products for clients (small and large biopharma companies). We offer manufacturin...

  21. TK Maxx logo

    Merchandising & Buying European Placement Programme

    TK Maxx

    TK Maxx

    Internship

    Watford, GB

    Internship

    Watford, GB

    If Merchandising and Buying is your thing, TJX Europe’s 12-month placement is the one to get excited about. This is where you discover why the partnership between both disciplines is key to success, and how they both impact on our results. You’ll als...

WWhat is a placement?

If you're looking for work experience, you should consider applying for a placement. Placements are essentially extended internships. Industrial placements might form part of your course at university.

When do placements take place?

Placements take place between July of one academic year and the September of the following year. In the UK it is common to do a placement year both as a gap year during your studies, as well as after you graduate as an intense learning experience.

How long is a placement?

A placement year typically lasts between six and twelve months depending on the company's specifications.

Why do a placement?

Placements give you valuable insight in how a company works and what different departments have to offer. Doing a placement also increases your chance of being hired when you decide to enter the graduate job market. It can also aid you decide if you want to pursue a certain career path or not.

Most popular companies that offer a placement:

  1. GSK placements and other opportunities
  2. AON placements and other opportunities
  3. KPMG placements and other opportunities
  4. EY placements and other opportunities
  5. Airbus placements and other opportunities

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