Accenture Marketing and Communications Graduate Internship

Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Location: Nationwide
Start date: Sep-2017
Sectors: Advertising & PR, Marketing, Media

Who we are what we do
We’re more than 375,000 people working in over 200 cities across 56 countries around the globe. A world-leading organisation, we provide consultancy and technology expertise to some of the biggest names in just about every industry you can imagine. Clients come to us to make more of their business opportunities, adapt successfully to change, put ideas into action and gain – or sustain – a competitive edge. With our knowledge of the markets, understanding of the power of technology and ability to shape and implement transformational solutions, we do just that. We work with 4,000 companies and 91 of the Fortune Global 100. As a growing firm, we need talented graduates like you to join us.

Marketing and Communications Overview
As part of Corporate Functions, the teams that power and make a difference to our business, you’ll be joining Marketing and Communications the dynamic function that builds Accenture’s brand, protects its reputation, generates awareness of the company’s capabilities and services, and plays an integral role in supporting sales growth. Our teams are involved in a range of activities from advertising, media relations, PR, sponsorships, social media, internal communications to brand management and thought leadership initiatives. Joining as a Marketing and Communications intern you will join Accenture's UK Marketing function for six months. Industry-specific marketing roles may also be available for the right candidates. To find out more about each of the teams within the UK Marketing function please click here

What we’re looking for
As a Marketing and Communications intern you will be a team player who can get involved in a wide range of activities and is not afraid to "have a go". Additionally, you will possess the following skills:

• Excellent written English language skills, with good grammar and an understanding of basic copy skills
• Excellent oral communication skills
• Genuine interest in a career in Marketing and Communications
• Ability to develop and apply creative, workable solutions
• Highly organised and able to manage projects, balance a number of conflicting priorities and react to changing demands - often under tight timescales (this may include occasional late working over peak phases)
• Proficient computer skills, including Word, PowerPoint and Excel
• Strong attention to detail
• Professional in appearance, outlook and manner
• Proactive, keen to learn

Qualifications and requirements for the role
• 260 UCAS points (or equivalent)
• 2:1 or Master’s degree (predicted, obtained or international equivalent)
• Demonstrable office work experience and/or strong interest in Marketing and Communications

How to apply
Full application details can be found on our website. For the online application, a covering letter along with your CV is required to consider and progress your application. The covering letter must be no longer than a page and clearly state why you are interested in a career in Marketing and Communications. Closing date for applications is 1st May 2017. Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found. Visit our website today