BAE Systems

BAE Systems has 2 different sectors that you could find placements within. These are; Finance and Business. These placements will be able to offer you different insights to how the industry is run and will allow you to put some of what has been learnt in theory, into practice.

You will be able to gain this insight alongside people who have worked in the job for quite a few years, and they may even be experts within the field. From this you will be able to gain vital experience and learn from the real world experience within this industry.

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Deloitte

Deloitte has various different placements available to students for their Year in Industry. These placements include:
– Audit and Finance
– Governance, Risk and Regulation
– Human Capitol
– Strategy and Operations
– Tax Consulting

All of these placements will entail different specifics, however all of them will be based within the business setting of Deliotte and will allow you to gain insight into how the business runs. As well as this you will also be working alongside experienced colleagues who will be able to assist you as you work with clients or projects. You will also be given as much training and support as you require to be able to work to your full potential at Deliotte.

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BBC – Year in Industry

BBC offers placement opportunities for between 6-12 months where you’ll complete one or more projects which will vary based on your skill set or work with a wide range of products. If you are looking into Journalism or the media as potential careers then this placement is a good opportunity to sink your teeth into the industry.

Some of the placements may not be applicable to psychology students as they can potentially involve coding or “graphic design” however, there will be some placements that are a perfect fit for you.

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Parliamentary Offices Placement

The House of Commons offers numerous placements each year for students on a 4 year sandwich course. These placements can be in a wide range of places such as:
– The Department of Chamber and Committee Services
– The Department of Information Services
– The Department of Facilities

These placements offer unique insights into the departments area of specialism, as well as giving you an understanding to the House of Commons and Parliamentary day-to-day activities.

Students will assist in these day-to-day duties but also will be offered a wide range of extra opportunities including educational projects. Training will also be provided, which includes formal training and opportunities for coaching and mentoring

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Warner Bros.

Warner Bros. have a wide variety of placements available within their large commercial studio. These placements include:
– Human Resources
– Finance
– Marketing
– Publicity
– Sales (including international sales)

Training is provided including through “classroom based sessions” where you can learn even more about Warner Bros. Another benefit is that you will be able to work and enjoy the Warner Bros. content, which includes their Film, TV and games! These placements are highly sought after so it is advised to apply early and be thoughtful and creative with your application.

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John Lewis

The John Lewis Partnership offer a number of placement opportunities within their organisation. Their year-long placement opportunities are available in the following sectors:
-Agriculture
-Business Development
-Buying
-Commercial Operations
-Customer Loyalty Marketing
-Marketing Insight
-Marketing Store Development
-Product Development
-Social media
These placements are designed to allow you opportunities into the insight of this industry and to show you what you are able to accomplish. Each placement will give you unique insight into how the business operates by allowing you to get hands-on experience, meet with partners from across the business and contribute to projects.
The placements offer on the job training as well as a number of training days that cover a variety of skills.
These placements are perfect for high achievers and driven individuals who have an interest in working with a pioneering fresh food retailer.

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EY Industrial Placement

EY offers a wide variety of different placements including:
– Data analytics
– Business consulting
– People advisory services
– Accountancy.

This placement can be very useful if you wish to pursue a career in one of these areas as EY will support you in gaining professional qualifications. This could lead to a job in your chosen sector with EY. Even with a Psychology degree, what you learn at EY can help to provide context to some of what you learned.

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Defence, Science and Technology Laboratory

DTSL looks for highly motivated students who wish to go to engineering or scientific fields. Students will work on projects across a range of areas, including the MOD, UK armed forces and other government departments. Students will get involved with a mix of practical lab-based tasks and research.

DTSL are looking for:
– Scientists
– Analysts
– Programme and project managers
– Many other disciplines

Each role has its own qualification requirements, so you should check these against the position you are looking at.
There is a range of opportunities for formal training and development. Some of these opportunities include:
– Network events
– Career level reviews
– Secondment opportunities – help staff develop skills, knowledge and experience

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