**** My favourite placement roles currently on JobTeaser including L’Oreal ****

Dear all,

Below is the pick of my favourite roles currently on JobTeaser:

Crowe: Assistant, Tax (12 Month Placement) September 2020: London

Roffe Swayne: Corporate Finance / Forensic Industrial Placement 2020: Godalming

Roffe Swayne: Tax Industrial Placement 2020: Godalming

Canon: B2B Marketing – 12 month Industrial Placement: Uxbridge

And last but not least

L’Oreal: Commercial Industrial Placement 2020: London

If you need help making an application, please contact me via Teams or email: l.rush@brighton.ac.uk

You can also book appointments for meetings on Teams via JobTeaser.

Best of luck!


Bright Network’s Internship Experience UK

Internship Experience UK

In response to the challenges brought about by COVID-19, Bright Network is bringing together world leading employers and top educators for a series of three-day virtual experiences. Open to students and recent graduates, it’s your opportunity to discover career paths, meet employers and boost your employability. Be proactive this summer and start your application to one of the streams today.

Why should I do Internship Experience UK?

Watch the video below to get a taste of what the experience offers you and how it can benefit your future job prospects.

On each experience, participants will benefit from:

  • An introduction to the sector
  • Sector-focused skills workshops delivered by leading employers
  • Set project work to simulate what you’d do on an internship
  • Support, insight and guidance from the firms and recent graduates during the internship
  • Networking opportunities with your cohort of internship experience participants
  • Feedback on your performance and top tips for improvement
  • A certificate on completion which you can add to your CV and LinkedIn

If you have any questions, take a look at our FAQs or email the team on ieuk@brightnetwork.co.uk. You can also find the 100+ partners supporting Internship Experience UK just here.

Where/when are the experiences taking place?

The experiences are virtual, so can be completed online from anywhere. The first experience starts on 29th June and each three-day programme runs over the following three week period. See the schedule here.

Am I eligible?

This internship experience is open to every student and recent graduate 18 years old and over. No matter where you go to school or university, you can apply for the programmes. All you require is Bright Network membership which is completely free and you can complete when you start your application.

For more information, you can find our FAQs just here.

How do I apply?

With Internship Experience UK, you apply to the sector programme of your choice. This takes about 10 minutes to complete. There are an unlimited number of spaces on the experiences and we want to accept absolutely everyone. However, we do want to see a passion from applicants for their career development.

Therefore, we recommend taking the time to work out which experience is best for you. If you really can’t choose, you can do more than one if the dates allow. To start your application and check application deadlines, check out the individual sector pages below.

So, which sectors can I apply to?

There are internship experiences in six sectors, all with unique programmes and employers involved. Select one of the tiles below to get started – we can’t wait to have you involved.

Internship Experience UK – Investment Banking Monday 29th June 2020

Internship Experience UK – Technology Tuesday 30th June 2020

Internship Experience UK – Business, Operations & Marketing Monday 6th July 2020

Internship Experience UK – Finance & Professional Services Tuesday 7th July 2020

Internship Experience UK – Consulting Monday 13th July 2020

Internship Experience UK – Commercial Law Tuesday 14th July 2020


‘Momentum’ mentoring scheme

Dear all,

The excellent ‘Momentum’ mentoring scheme is running on a virtual, online basis over the summer.

Momentum is a mentoring programme designed to build students’ confidence and boost employability.

Students are matched with a volunteer professional who is trained to support you in working towards goals and building confidence.

Please do look at this link and apply for it if you think this is something that may benefit you – https://www.brighton.ac.uk/careers/mentoring/momentum-programme/index.aspx .  

Latest Placement vacancies!

Dear all,

Below is the pick of my favourite roles currently on JobTeaser:

Trade Mark Owners Association: Trade Mark Attorney: Home based

Sanctuary Graduates: Recruitment / Sales Development: London

BOSCH: Commercial Marketing Intern: Stowmarket

Coconut Merchant: Marketing & Sales: London

CenturyLink: Project Mgr Intern: Winnersh

There are also various Operation placements with FedEx in Atherstone, Warwickshire. Having worked for a similar company – DHL – I think these would be really interesting.

If you need help making an application, please contact me via Teams or email: l.rush@brighton.ac.uk

You can also book appointments for meetings on Teams via JobTeaser.

Best of luck!


New Digital Marketing & Social Media role with Disney in London

Dear all,

I have just placed a Digital Marketing & Social Media role with Disney in London onto JobTeaser: https://brighton.jobteaser.com/en/backend/job-offers/6232573

You will see that Disney gives explicit instructions about the content of its desired cover letters. Please consider these instructions when you write.

Given the decrease in industrial placements available, it is essential that you apply for any popular placements very quickly.

To help you, I will try to get you any desired feedback on an application within 24 working hours.

Best of luck!


My pick of Current Placement Opportunities

Dear all,

I hope that your exams are going well!

Below is the pick of my favourite roles currently on JobTeaser:

Walt Disney: Finance Internship: London

Paragon: Treasury : London

IntroPROTECT: Paralegal: Hove

Vertex Pharmaceuticals: HR: London

BNP Paribas Corporate & Institutional Banking (CIB): Long Term Internship 2020 – Equity Capital Markets: London

Ricardo: HR: Shoreham-by-Sea

If you need help making an application, please contact me via Teams or email: l.rush@brighton.ac.uk

Thank you



Book an appointment with me on Teams

Dear all,

Next week, I will be hosting individual meetings for those still looking for an industrial placement on Teams.

I will have a series of appointment available next week. You can book these via JobTeaser in the normal way. The appointment slots will be for 30 minutes but we don’t have to talk for that long!

Please take advantage of these meetings. There are still placements available.

Hope to speak to you next week.



New Industrial Placements availaible

Dear all,

I hope that you and your families are all well and safe.

The Government, Trades Unions and companies are developing policies to ensure workers will be safe once lockdown is relaxed. I understand concerns but also want to make you aware that some industrial placements are being advertised. So, keep checking JobTeaser.

Below are the roles that I have added there in the last few days: 

EDF: Gloucester: Supply Chain

Siemens: Stoke Poges: Marketing

Siemens: Manchester: Education

King Edward’s School: Witley: Marketing

Apetito: Trowbridge: Marketing

3M: Bracknell: North Europe Point of Sale Co-ordinator

Takeda UK: London: Marketing Assistant Oncology

If you need help making an application, please contact me via Teams or email: l.rush@brighton.ac.uk

Thank you



Virtual Assessment Centre or a Video Interview Support

Given the lockdown, recruitment is moving online. For those of you who have either a virtual assessment centre or a video interview, Rate My Placement has some useful help online.

Virtual Assessment Centres: Everything You Need to Know to Prepare: https://www.ratemyplacement.co.uk/blog/virtual-assessment-centre-how-to-prepare/

Learn How to Ace Your Video Interview in Just 10 Minutes: https://www.ratemyplacement.co.uk/blog/how-to-ace-your-video-interview/

If you would like to specific help from the Placement Team, email us at:

l.rush@brighton.ac.uk or

v.goodwill@brighton.ac.uk or

h.f.brown@brighton.ac.uk or


Best of luck!

News of two online events from JobTeaser

News of two online events from JobTeaser which provides our online jobs service. 

The events are on:

Tuesday April 28th – 16.00 till 16.30

Wednesday 29th April – 14.00 till 14.30

Please click here to register. 

Online Webinar Series – Meet the Expert:

In order to support students more during the crisis, we’ve created a new webinar series called ‘Meet the Expert’, where we will be interviewing experts from various fields as well as answering questions from students. The aim of this series is to help students gain real-life insights that are related to career building and skill development.

It will kick off next Tuesday April 28th and our very own Head of Product will be the first expert in the hot seat. You can find the event already on your Events tab on your JobTeaser platform, entitled ‘[LIVE] MEET THE EXPERT – DEVELOPING A “PRODUCT” IN A TECH COMPANY’. Please feel free to share this with your students; we would love for it to reach as many as possible!

Survey Results Webinar in Partnership with HEPI:

Another exciting development is that we’ll be getting the results back from a survey we recently conducted with HEPI centred around students’ views on their employability and entering the labour market in the UK. We’ll be holding a webinar next Wednesday 29th April to discuss our findings – we hope you can join us!

Explore! Stay safe!