Hanna Soennecken on placement at Longleat Safari Park and Adventure Park

1.Course Advertising 2.Role Marketing & Sales Assistant at Longleat 3.What inspired you about this placement? I thought that there would be a lot of interesting and exciting tasks at hand from working in the Leisure and Tourism industry. I wanted a job that would be different most days and not mundane and repetitive. 4.How have… Read more »

Advertising student Alex Atkinson on placement at Don’t Panic, London

Placement Title and Department: Marketing Assistant/Social Media Exec, Accounts Department at Don’t Panic London.  1. What inspired you initially to work at Don’t Panic London? By working at a small agency I knew I would be placed in a highly responsible role within. It would give me the chance to prove myself in a small environment,… Read more »

Come join us at the SURE Conference on Wednesday, 4th March!

Showcasing undergraduate research excellence, this first event of its kind will highlight research that has been linked to coursework, placements, volunteering, dissertations, and more. As there will be students from the CMC Framework presenting, do come along to show your support while gaining insight into a variety of areas. Do check out the programme of… Read more »

Rocksu Shin, advertising student, reflects on the impact of her sandwich placement year on Final Year

Placement Job Titles / Companies / Location – I worked as an account assistant at 2 PR agencies in London, spending the longer period of time at Brazil. How was your placement year? I couldn’t be any happier as I was able spend the whole year working in the industry. It’d be a lie if… Read more »

Rachel Burke, Advertising student on sandwich placement at Sony Mobile in London

My role at Sony Mobile is within the North West Europe Marketing department and I work in the Brand Communications team. My job involves applying my knowledge of the company’s brand guidelines to all creative executions and I have even been able to run my own small marketing campaign from start to finish within three… Read more »

Final Year Student Reflection – Attending the BU Graduate and Placements Fair

By Chelsea Battle As a final year student reaching the end of my academic year, I was keen to find out about the opportunities available to me after graduation. I went along to the BU Graduate and Placements Fair that took place on campus last week to find out about what was on offer for… Read more »

Testimonial – Advertising student James Bayani on placement in the UK and Sweden

During my placement year I worked at three different businesses; my main reason for choosing to do a variety of placements was due to the fact that I wanted to experience of the different areas of advertising that I was interested in; Creative, Digital and Planning to help me find out the specific area I… Read more »

It’s a full BU house! Advertising and Marketing placement students at Coty in London

This year we had the pleasure of having 4 CMC students on sandwich placement at Coty in London.  Claire Creagh – Advertising Felicity O’Dwyer – Advertising Anna Paskins – Marketing Emily McTavish – Marketing Felicity O’Dwyer – My highlight of the year would be getting to work on the Rimmel stand at Clothes Show and… Read more »

Advertising student Dominik Kondziela on placement at EBSTA in London

Placement Job Title: Marketing Executive What does EBSTA do? Ebsta is a tech startup that makes CRM apps. What attracted you to the placement? The tech industry is really exciting; everything moves at a million miles per hour and that’s what attracted me to Ebsta. I applied for the role and a week later I… Read more »

Advertising placement – Ellie McGuffog at Rowcroft Hospice

Placement Job Title: Marketing and Communications Intern, Marketing and Communications Department at Rowcroft Hospice “For 12 months I have worked within Rowcroft Hospice’s marketing and communications team and I can honestly say that I have loved every minute of it due to my varied workload! I have particularly enjoyed being part of strategy meetings and… Read more »