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8 internships and summer placements you can apply for right now

Looking for a chance to make your CV stand out from the crowd?

Whether you're a student wanting a summer placement or you're a graduate looking to gain more experience, here are some opportunities that will look great on your CV.


1. Civil Service - The Early Diversity Insight Programme

  • Where: London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • When to apply: 15 November 2018

This award-winning internship is available to first-year undergraduates from diverse backgrounds. You'll spend 5 days in a government department, gaining valuable insight and understanding of what it's like to be on the Fast Stream. If you're interested in a career in the Civil Service, this is the ideal way to find out if they're right for you.




2. MBDA - Procurement Summer Placement

  • Where: Stevenage
  • Salary: £16,000 - £18,000
  • When to apply: ASAP

Secure your place on an exciting summer placement, working on stimulating tasks, being creative and challenging MBDA's traditional way of thinking. On the placement, you could be based in one of the following areas: Procurement, Supply Chain Management, Business Solutions Improvement & Risk Management.




3. The Juice Academy - Digital Marketing Apprentice

  • Where: Manchester
  • Salary: £16,600 over 18 months
  • When to apply: 22 January 2019

Want a career in Digital Marketing but don't have enough experience? Hone your skills with companies such as Social Chain whilst studying for professional qualifications with the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM). 96% of The Juice Academy's apprentices are offered a permanent role with their employer at the end of the programme - you could be next.




4. MBDA - Major Equipment Procurement Undergraduate

  • Where: Stevenage
  • Salary: £18,000
  • When to apply: ASAP

Take on a diverse role which will provide both commercial and project management experience across key MBDA project areas, exposing you to a range of complex and advanced products and technologies. If you're interested in aerospace, defence and engineering and you're on currently achieving a 2:2 or higher, get your application in today.




5. The Intern Group - International Internship Programme

  • Where: International
  • Salary: Internship
  • When to apply: ASAP

Give your CV a boost and propel your career development forward by undertaking an internship in your field of interest. The Intern Group are partnered with a range of leading companies across the world, offering you the chance to gain hands-on professional experience and build an invaluable network for your future career.




6. Civil Service - Summer Diversity Internship Programme

  • Where: Nationwide
  • Salary: £300 - £350 per week
  • When to apply: 25 October 2018

Gain a taster of the Fast Stream and the Civil Service on the programme that is recommended by 98% of previous interns. For this programme, applications are invited from students who are in their final two years at university and who are from a Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic background, have a disability or come from a lower socio economic background.




7. MBDA - Project Management Summer Placement

  • Where: Stevenage
  • Salary: £16,000 - £18,000
  • When to apply: ASAP

Spend a summer supporting MBDA's Project Management team with planning, cost at completions and risk mitigation. You will take full responsibility for meeting their objectives, with support from the Project Manager. If you're an undergraduate interested in Project Management, this is the placement for you.




8. ICS - Volunteering Programme

  • Where: Outside of the UK
  • Salary: Placement
  • When to apply: ASAP

This government-funded, once-in-a-lifetime overseas volunteering opportunity is open to all 18-25 year olds. You'll work with local communities in Africa and Asia, providing them with better education, opportunities to earn a decent living, and access to effective health care and services, as well as protecting their environment. Apply now to be overseas in January 2019.