Lucy Cottrell, advertising student on a marketing placement at Jose Cuervo International

Placement Job Title and Company – Marketing Assistant, Jose Cuervo International Best thing about the BAA programme in helping you get ready for your sandwich placement year? The BAA programme helped me to have an understanding of the fundamentals of the marketing and advertising industry (past and present) and it gave me the knowledge of the key… Read more »

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 »

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 »

Come along to BU’s Graduate and Placements Fair this Tuesday and Wednesday!

By Chelsea Battle Our main event of the year is fast approaching as this Tuesday and Wednesday, BU will be holding the annual Graduate and Placement Fair. This event is an amazing opportunity for all students, as a number of different organisations will be exhibiting the wide range of opportunities that they offer. Over these… Read more »

Placement Pals here to answer your questions about life before and during placement!

Written by Chelsea Battle We are very proud to be continuing with our Placement PAL programme for this academic year. The Peer Assisted Learning Program is an exciting opportunity for selected final year students to showcase their sandwich placement experience expertise, mentoring the second year students and imparting their knowledge in how to best prepare… Read more »

Media School Placement Team here to support you!

The Media School has a designated team to help you prepare for your placement as part of your degree. Placement Coordinators – Emma Norry, Debra Almagor and Karen Ephram will provide you with invaluable advice and support for your placement search. Located in CAG01, between Weymouth and Christchurch House, please stop by! Placement Development Advisors… Read more »

Advertising student Joshua Gorman on placement at Kesslers International in London

Placement Job Title: Marketing Assistant- Kesslers International So….tell us about Kesslers.  Kesslers is one of Europe’s leading POP and POS retail design and merchandising solutions company based in Stratford, London. Kesslers has a very wide range of clients including Tesco, Sainsbury’s, L’Oreal Designer Fragrances, Stella McCartney, Topp’s Tiles, Coty, Mars (UK and France), DeWalt, Post… 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 »

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 »

2013 – 14 – Louisa Steele and Anna Bulman, Advertising student and supervisor at MRM Meteorite London

1. What interested you in working for MRM? They had sent out a really great creative ad so this had initially caught my eye. Once I had carried out some research into the agency and learned what they were all about, I saw that they specialised in digital and CRM – 2 things that had… Read more »