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Business and Marketing Industrial Placement

Job description

Within our Consumer Healthcare teams you may be working on exciting projects such as digital commerce campaigns, new product launches, brand marketing activity, digital marketing campaigns to Healthcare professionals and packaging design. You could also be working towards improving our in-store presence, using consumer insights and helping retailers grow revenue on our products by driving sales and promotions. You will gain an in-depth insight into the needs of our consumers, patients and customers and will increase your awareness and appreciation of the different channels that are involved in bringing products to market. Additionally, there are a variety of roles that sit in between the two core functions of Business and Marketing which explore different commercial elements of the Consumer Healthcare business. These are within internal communications, data and analytics, business processes and systems.

We have an open and inclusive culture and are very passionate on personal and career development. Our open plan offices enable our teams to collaborate and innovate whilst creating a high energy and enjoyable place to work.

Whichever role you go into you will be utilising the skills you already have, whilst developing new proficiencies such as; commercial awareness, collaborative team working, project management and problem solving.

What we are looking for

We’re looking for diverse candidates who wish to work in an innovative, fast-moving environment with a passion to succeed.


Must be studying any undergraduate degree.

You will have completed a minimum of two years of your undergraduate degree but will not have graduated at the start of your placement. You will be expected to provide evidence from your university to show you will be an undergraduate student for the duration of the placement year.

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details

Competitive salary

Contract, dates and working times
Fixed term


How to apply

Additional details: the Virtual Assessment Centre for successful applicants is expected to take place in November 2020.

We recruit on an on-going basis and prioritise applications based on the application date. Applications will closed when we have filled our virtual assessment centre dates.

This opportunity has the following recruitment stages you must successfully pass to be offered a placement year with GSK for 2021

  1. Eligibility form
  2. Online assessment
  3. Application form
  4. Virtual assessment centre

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 21 October 2020

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Closing date:  21 October 2020

Expires24 days

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