Business and Marketing

​GSK Undergraduate Industrial Placement Job Title: Business and Marketing Industrial Placement 

Reference Number: 3016f 

Salary: Competitive

Degree Requirements: Must be studying any undergraduate degree. 

You will have completed a minimum of 2 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.

Location: GSK House - Brentford 

Duration: 1 year (approximately)

Detailed Description of the role:

GSK Consumer Healthcare operates inside a fast moving and demanding industry, within which we hold leading positions in four main categories: oral care, respiratory health, treatment of pain and wellness.  We offer a wide range of Business and Marketing placements within our Consumer Healthcare business where you will have the opportunity to work on some of our well-known brands such as; Sensodyne, Aquafresh, Piriton, Voltarol, Panadol, Anadin, Centrum and Chapstick.

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.

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

If you have what we’re looking for apply today!

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

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 21st October 2020 

We recruit on an on-going basis and prioritise applications based on the application date.  

Applications will close when we have filled our virtual assessment centre dates.

If you have what we’re looking for apply today!

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