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IT Industrial Placement Secondaries RGB

Industrial Placements

Industrial Placements

IT Industrial Placement Secondaries RGB

A rewarding year of experience

Join our Industrial Placement programmes and you'll spend the year as part of a high-performing, purpose-driven organisation that offers rewarding career experiences and a highly competitive range of benefits to match.

Our carefully structured placement programmes will help you to build your knowledge, skills and network so you can set yourself up for your whole career, not just the start of it.

Our Industrial Placement Programmes are now closed. Please register your interest below and we'll keep you updated.

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Which route will you choose?

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Marketing & Customer Strategy

It’s an exciting time to join the Customer, Brand and Engagement function as we’re embarking on a multi year programme of investment in people, data, and technology to support the delivery of our new Purpose. Choose from Marketing or Customer Strategy.

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Work on technology projects with real impact. Choose from Security and Resilience, Data and Analytics, Software Engineering or Product Design.

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Finance & Treasury

Get straight to business within our Finance & Treasury Placements. Work on key deliverables for the Society, ensuring we spend our members’ money wisely, whilst you Push for better to improve efficiency and productivity. Choose from Financial Reporting or Treasury.

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Analyst (Retail Products)

Join our Retail Products team as an Analyst. You'll play a part in helping to manage and set pricing strategies to support the banking needs of our members.

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Risk Analyst

Based either in the Retail Modelling or Credit Risk Team, you'll gain analytical skills and experience which you'll use to help inform our directors in what decisions they need to make.

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We're rated 4/5 on Rate My Placement

Fantastic culture, really welcoming and friendly. Everyone wants you to do well and succeed.

Lorraine, Treasury Industrial Placement 22/23

Your benefits

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Career development

We invest in our people, offering coaching and mentoring programmes; technical and professional development and qualifications; and leadership development.

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Supportive culture

We want every employee to feel welcome and able to bring their whole selves to work. Employee Networks, and wellbeing benefits are just some of the support we offer.

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We create success so we can share success. We've a comprehensive suite of rewards and recognition benefits.

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Ready for your next step

Click on our vacancies to find out all you need to know about your chosen programme.

When you apply we’ll ask you to attach an up-to-date CV and answer a few quick questions for us.

After that we’ll send you our online assessments and a short video interview link so we can learn more about you.

Make the grade for the final stage and you’ll attend a virtual assessment centre in January 2024. If you secure a placement you'll then receive your offer before joining your new colleagues in September 2024.

Along the way we've some useful resources in our Application Hints and Tips to help you feel prepared and confident at each stage of the process.