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 »

66 CMC students achieve professional marketing qualification

In the first year of the CIM Graduate Gateway programme at Bournemouth  University, 66 first and second year students on the BA (Hons) Marketing Communications, BA (Hons) Advertising and BSc (Hons) Marketing successfully completed the level 3 Introductory Certificate in Marketing (now updated to the level 3 Foundation Certificate in Marketing in the new CIM… 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 »

PR Placement – Megan Sirr at Sparks Children’s Medical Research Charity in London

Placement Job Title: PR and Celebrity Liaison Intern, Communications Team Salary: Unpaid, only expenses  1. Have you always been interested in working for a charity? For my Year 10 work placement I was lucky enough to get a two week placement working with Cancer Research UK. It opened my eyes to the charity world and actually… Read more »

Feedback from the Supervisor – Fraser McEwan, Brand Manager at Coty

1. What was the best thing about having Emily McTavish on your team? Emily provided unwavering support to all the team during her placement, not only carrying out her required tasks (of which there were a lot), but going above and beyond to really help the team in all areas, especially on Digital where Emily… Read more »

PR Placement student Sam Puleston at Furkidz in South Africa

1. What does FurKidz do? Furkidz is a “cyber-shelter” that provides a comprehensive database of rescue pets which aims to help Pet-Lovers find their perfect match. 2. What attracted you to the placement? Furkidz appealed to me as it allowed me to combine my passions of travel and animals as well as providing me with… 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 »

Marketing Placement Snapshot – Harvey Kirk at Telefonica UK Ltd

Placement Job Title: Pay & Go Marketing Executive “I went into Telefonica UK (O2) with a completely open mind as I did not really know what to expect, but it has been a fantastic year! My time was spent in the consumer marketing team, more specifically in Pay & Go acquisition, and I’ve worked on a… Read more »