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Paid internship opportunities for students and graduates

Are you a current student or graduate from the University of Salford looking to gain from relevant paid work experience?

The Santander SME Internship programme is open to all University of Salford students and graduates.

The internships are based with employers (SME's) in the Greater Manchester area across a variety of sectors. The duration of the internships will be between 1-10 weeks based on the needs of the employer. 

They are paid opportunities and you can earn £300 per week.

What is an internship? An internship is a short or fixed term period of supervised work experience that is usually related to your study and/or chosen profession or trade.

Why are internships important? It is an excellent opportunity to gain invaluable first-hand experience within a real business, to use and develop your skills and to enhance your CV and employability. View success stories of students who have benefitted from an internship

All live vacancies will be displayed below and you will need to log in to the website to view the opportunities and apply for the roles. By clicking on the links you will be forwarded to the login page.

In addition to this, you need to register your interest in the scheme by uploading your details on the Santander website. Following registration, a member of the Employer Liaison Team at the University of Salford will contact you to discuss what type of roles you are looking for and advise on suitable opportunities and offer guidance on how to apply for the positions.

Alternatively, if you know of an SME in the local area that is looking to recruit a student or graduate on an internship you can put them in touch with the Employer Liaison Team to discuss the opportunity further: or call 0161 295 4179

Dates for the internships: vacancies will run January 2017 – end of October 2017. The vacancies are flexible and can be on a part time, full time basis, half time basis. Hours and duration can be discussed with the employer at interview. 


Internship Opportunities

Computer Science / IT Related Internships

#4 Software Developer - Broadstone Engage

#11 Web Designer / Marketing - Seven Bro7thers Brewery (either part time or full time) 

#9 Data Analyst - Creation 360 Ltd

#58 Software Development and Data Analytics - Astrimar


Marketing/Events Management/Business Related Internships

#3 Marketing and Communications Assistant - Dirt Factory

#20 Cycle Club Assistant - Simply Cycling

#28 Business Management Executive Internship - Grassroots Recruitment Limited

#30 Junior Marketing Executive Internship - Baselift Ltd

#40 General Assistant – Chefwise

# 41 Digital Content Executive - Captured Proposals

# 42 Marketing Assistant Internship - FRJ Business and Marketing Solutions

# 43 German/Italian Speaking Marketing Assistant - AVAKINO LIMITED

#47 Social Media - UKTogether Limited

#52 Telemarketing Executive - Solutions For Business

#61 Internship Coordinator - Careers & Enterprise - University of Salford

#62 Content and Social Media intern - Bunting Software

#65 Business Development Assistant - Sino-British Business Alliance 

#66 Digital Marketing Assistant - Premier Tooling Design

#67 Content Intern - GreaterSport

# 68 Digital Marketing Intern - Avakino

#68 Sales Executive Intern - UKTogether Ltd 

#70 Marketing and Customer Service Officer - Calla Ltd

#72 Social Media & Office Superstar

#73 Business Studies Administration

Creative Internships

#24 Creative Writer/Journalist – Real Digital Media

#26 Design and Fashion Internship - Avakino Limited

#47 Videographer - UKTogether Limited 

#71 Interior Design Intern - De Freitas Design

Construction Internships

#38 Assistant Building Surveyor/Building Technologist - ACS Chartered Surveyors

#54 Building Energy Specialist- National Energy Foundation

#64 Trainee Site Engineer - Cruden Group 

Engineering Internships

#63 Cutting Edge Renewable Energy Internship - Hallidays Hydropower Ltd


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