Matthew Hayden, Marketing placement at Eli Lilly

Placement Job Title: Oncology Brand Assistant  Placement Life at Eli Lilly: Eli Lilly is an American pharmaceutical company, aiming to bring life-changing medicines to those who need them most, enabling people to live longer, healthier and more active lives. The disease areas the company cover are Biomeds, Oncology, Diabetes and Men’s Health. I am currently… 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 »

Claudia Barnett – Placement Life in the Press Office of Sainsbury’s

Claudia Barnett, Non-Food Press Assistant, Corporate Affairs, Sainsbury’s  As a determined undergrad applicant, my university choice was based almost entirely on how much PR and marketing experience I could squeeze into the short 3-4 years of a Bachelor’s degree – which is why Bournemouth University was perfect for me (the great nightlife and beautiful beaches… 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 »

Rioco Green – Life in Parliament as a PR placement student

Friends, peers and other students competing to succeed in their placement missions – this was certainly something I look back on and am glad has passed in my life! Being so happy for all those around you and yet being so anxious about doing well yourself is a tough situation for any student! Two unsuccessful… Read more »

Feedback from the supervisor – Adam Amor, Director and Producer at Buffoon Film and Media

1. What inspired you to take on a placement student? We never had anybody looking after the marketing and PR for Buffoon Film and Media, even though we’ve always invested a lot of time and money in them, it’s always been something that’s been down to me as the Director to do. I decided that… Read more »