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Management Intern

Term: Fixed term for 6 months or 31st March 2019 whichever is sooner, with potential for extension and development.
Pay: Grade 5, £18,672 (pa)
Start date: 3rd September 2018 (Anticipated)

We are now looking for an outstanding individual to become a management intern to work on a range of exciting projects across the Borough.

The internship offers a unique opportunity for graduates to gain experience in a rapidly evolving economic development agenda within the Skills and Growth Company.

Specifically focusing on projects to support our high growth sectors of science, technology, advanced manufacturing, and energy, the successful candidate will support the Skills Team in delivering a range of fast paced and high profile projects relating to these sectors.

Projects could include:

  • Assisting major multi-national companies
  • Supporting our key sectors – creative & digital, advanced manufacturing, technology, life sciences, and energy/low carbon.
  • Securing and managing external funding.
  • Helping to shape local economic polices
  • Communication with businesses, organisations, communities and politicians.

Not only will you be able to gain a broad experience, we will also help you to specialise and find out the areas most suited to your talents.

This post is a fixed term position for an initial 6 months from the starting date or the 31st March 2019 (whichever is sooner), with the potential for extension or further development. The starting date is anticipated as the 3rd of September, but with some flexibility depending upon your individual circumstances.

To apply for this internship, please email a current CV and covering letter (no more than one side of A4) to Please include the details of two referees, one of whom should be able to comment specifically on your studies or application of skills.

The closing date for applications is: Sunday 1st July 2018 at 11:59pm. Interviews will be held w/c 9th of July 2018 or sooner.

Learn more about this role here and in the Job Description.


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