Jaguar Land Rover
work experience

Commercial Communications Undergraduate

Job description

As an undergraduate with communications skills and a knowledge of digital and traditional media platforms, you’ll be key in helping us deliver our global strategy to enhance brand reputation, drive conversation and deliver great coverage to the right target audiences; for our growing business and world-class products.

The scope and opportunities are broad, promoting and protecting Jaguar Land Rover internally and externally. You could get involved in a diverse range of areas, including:

  • Telling brand and business stories that create coverage across multiple media sectors
  • Planning, researching and writing global press releases, news briefs, briefing packs and media Q&As
  • Working with areas across the business on the development of stories and assets, including photography, video and experiences
  • Helping to build our network of brand advocates and influencers
  • Supporting the delivery of global media events, drive programmes and motor shows.

Rewards and benefits

Your innovation and creativity will be challenged every day, as you develop a rigorous and commercially focused approach in your work. And, with on-going support from industry leading experts and continual learning opportunities, you’ll quickly realise that our programmes have been designed to be as inspiring as the pioneering vehicles you’ll help produce.

Whichever part of the business you join your hard work and contribution deserves recognition. For those on placements of longer than three months there is a generous holiday allowance. There are a range of other benefits and regular social events so plenty of chances to make friends and have fun too.

Play your part – apply now.

This undergraduate programmes has a fixed start date commencing 22 June 2020 and will run for a duration of three, six or 12 months.

What we are looking for

Excellence runs throughout our business and we expect you to be the same. So, as well as currently studying for a degree in PR; communications; journalism; media studies or English you’ll need to be on track for at least a 2:2 classification. In order to be successful, you’ll need positivity, drive, creativity, a keen eye for detail, great ability to develop narratives that deliver compelling stories; and a commitment to achieving results.

Please be aware that our undergraduate placement opportunities are only open to penultimate year students (i.e. students who will be returning to their final year of study following their placement with us); or returning to university to study a Masters.

Please be aware that for some roles you’ll need a full driving license. This information will be gathered at the assessment centre.

Accepted degree subjects

  • economics
  • mathematics
  • humanities
  • business and management studies
  • accounting and finance
  • sports science
  • psychology

Additional job details

Location
UK wide
Salary
£17,000

Contract, dates and working times
Fixed term

Full-time

How to apply

For this programme we encourage applicants to apply early as Jaguar Land Rover reserve the right to move the closing date at any time based on the volume of applications.

On making your application please use your personal email address and not a university or school address.

Jaguar Land Rover will not support any applications for visa sponsorship for this role and all applicants must have the unrestricted right to work in the UK for an indefinite period or be in possession of a current T4 student visa.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 31 January 2020

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Closing date:  31 January 2020

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