12 and 6 Month Internships at Rolls-Royce Motor Cars

Where: England - Multiple

Deadline: January 28, 2018

Type: Placement Year

About Rolls-Royce Motor Cars:

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is part of the BMW Group and its Goodwood manufacturing plant sits in the heart of the West Sussex countryside.

As the epitome of exclusive super luxury, a Rolls-Royce delivers unmatched quality, style and performance. Behind the legendary brand is a team of passionate and highly talented people who do their utmost to satisfy the wishes of clients who commission a Rolls-Royce. Each year we offer a number of internship opportunities and are keen to hear from you if you are currently studying an undergraduate degree and are looking to complete a 6 or 12 month placement.

The maxim of Sir Henry Royce – ‘take the best that exists and make it better’ permeates everything we do at Rolls-Royce. As a student, you will have hands on experience from day one, while gaining practical insight into the corporate operations of a world-class automotive manufacturer.

The programme:

We are looking for students who relish a challenge and seize the opportunity to display their potential in a dynamic environment. This year we are offering a number opportunities in the following areas:

  • Marketing & Communications- As an intern every day is different, you could be helping to communicate product and corporate news, planning international media launches and arranging VIP and media plant tours. Our marketing interns focus on a number of projects in brand strategy, marketing arts and experimental marketing.
  • Engineering & Manufacturing– As an intern within engineering and manufacturing you will need to be interested in more than what you have learned at university; beyond your excellent grasp of how things are made, you will want to create real products that look, feel and function perfectly while continuing to delight their users long after they have left the factory. Our manufacturing internships are available in a number of departments including Wood, Leather, Quality and Assembly
  • IT - You will be involved in supporting IT application processes. Tasks to be undertaken will include incident management, problem management, change management, reporting, business impact analysis, intranet maintenance and authorisation requests.
  • Sales and Aftersales- You could be helping launch new models/features, Sales Channel Development, helping to optimising dealer performance through training, coaching, and a suite of dealer tools or Aftersales, supporting tasks relating to Aftersales marketing or the warehousing and logistics environment.
  • Logistics – Logistics intern roles can involve planning, implementing and controlling the efficient movement and storage of goods related to the company, as well as getting involved in new product integration. You will gain priceless experience in the field of supplier management and have the opportunity to develop your communication skills form interactions with suppliers, customers and internal departments.
  • Finance – Our finance internships vary from working with our Sales and Fixed Cost Controlling team, where the team financially steer and report on the cost of selling of our vehicles globally, to working with trade compliance where our interns assist with customs processes and the movement of goods.

You must be studying towards a relevant degree to be considered for these positions. If you have the passion and drive to succeed in your chosen field we want to hear from you.

Application process:

  • Stage One: Application Form
  • Stage Two: Online tests
  • Stage Three: Telephone Interview
  • Stage Four: Face to face interview or assessment centre

You will work in an award-winning facility and will enjoy a competitive salary of £17,500 per annum, 26 days holiday, pension scheme and a subsidised restaurant.

Closing date for applications – Sunday 28th January 2018.

Since 1904, Rolls-Royce has created instantly recognisable motor cars that have made the marque an enduring icon all over the world. Inspired by some of the most evocative cars ever built, we have the great privilege of taking this legacy into the future.

Please be aware that we complete rolling recruitment. As such, those candidates that have made an early application and have successfully moved through the recruitment process will be invited to the first face to face interviews.

Please note that our Undergraduate Placement opportunities are only open to students who will be returning to their final year of study following their placement with us.

For further enquiries, please contact the Central Recruitment Team at recruitment.uk@rolls-roycemotorcars.com

How to apply:

Please apply online via the Careers Page: https://bmwgroup.jobs/en_gb/home