Warner Bros

8.3 /10
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Financial Management Marketing Information Technology Human Resources Sales

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About Warner Bros

Based in central London, Warner Bros.’ UK and regional EMEA businesses’ headquarters is home to some of the best and brightest people working in the entertainment industry today. With over 500 employees based in this office the UK business is responsible for delivering great entertainment to a range of platforms – cinema, TV, DVD, games, toys, as well as digitally.

Our placement opportunities span over all areas of the business. Being part of our Theatrical division gives the chance to oversee the marketing and distribution of Warner Bros. films across 39 countries in Europe, the Middle East and Africa working on 20+ new film releases per year.

Meanwhile Warner Bros. Television Group oversees the entire portfolio of Warner Bros. television businesses, including worldwide production, traditional and digital distribution and broadcasting. These include loved classics such as The Big Bang Theory, Friends and with acquisition with Shed Media our titles now include The Voice, Waterloo Road and Supernanny.

The Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group brings together Warner Bros. Entertainment's home video, digital distribution, interactive entertainment, technical operations and anti-piracy businesses in order to maximize current and next-generation distribution.

Ensuring that all of these teams are able to do their job effectively are our Corporate Functions – HR, which supports all the teams in the UK and Ireland as well as staff at Leavesden Studios, Rocksteady, TT Games and Shed Media; Management Information Services (MIS) which provides and manages IT services to the whole business globally, UK Finance, which deals with every aspect of finance related to our work and our international Legal team as well as Corporate Communications and Corporate Real Estate.

If you have any questions for the Warner Bros. recruitment team please get in touch via Twitter or Facebook.

Warner Bros. Placement Programme

The application process for our 2017/2018 Placement programme is now open! Please click the learn more button below to see a full list of Placements available and for more information about our programme. The closing date for applications is 17th January 2017.

These placement opportunities are for students on an undergraduate sandwich degree course looking for a 12 month placement which forms part of their degree. All placements will run from July – July.

Our placements cover all areas across our business

  • HR
  • Publicity
  • Marketing
  • Communications
  • Information Technology
  • Sales
  • Retail Analysis
  • Procurement
  • Finance
  • Graphic Design
  • Content Protection
  • Business Continuity

These placements offer you the opportunity to take on real responsibility within a supportive and encouraging business environment, where you will be a key and integral member of the team. Coupled with this you will be enrolled on to our formal placement training programme which will provide you with essential skills and knowledge to help you succeed in your placement and it will enable you to take these newly acquired skills to your next job.

We have a brand new exciting placement in our International TV Production team for a Creative & TV Show Development Placement based in London. Please check it out!

The advantages of completing a placement with us are

  • You will be given real responsibilities and learn how to make effective business critical decisions.
  • You will get a broad overview into how a large commercial studio operates and get an in depth understanding into the workings of the department where you complete your placement.
  • You will be part of our structured placement training programme which offers a number of classroom based sessions to improve business critical skills such as presentation and organisational skills.
  • It will improve your employability and chances of finding a job once you graduate.
  • You will make new friends as you meet the other placement students from across the business. This will provide you and the other placement students with an important support network to use as you all complete your twelve month placement.

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Warner Bros Latest Reviews

  • Marketing/Creative Services Intern European Theatrical Marketing

    I could not have asked for a better year - it would be difficult for any job in the future to match this one. ...

    9.8/10

    The Role

    10.0

    Organisation

    9.8

    Socialising

    9.5

  • European Marketing Intern

    My placement was an extremely valuable experience and I enjoyed it immensely. I was given a lot of responsibility which mean that I never found my placement mundane or boring. Every day was something ...

    8.1/10

    The Role

    9.2

    Organisation

    8.0

    Socialising

    6.8

  • UK Publicity Intern

    I really enjoyed my internship at Warner Bros. I've learnt so much about the PR and film industry as well as gained valuable skills which will definitely help me in the future with the career I’d li...

    8.5/10

    The Role

    10.0

    Organisation

    7.6

    Socialising

    7.5

Facts and Figures

53

Number of Placements Available This Year*

18%

Students expected to return to graduate jobs with us*

2:1 (Two One)

Predicted Degree Class Required To Apply

Awards and Commendations

[2016] RateMyPlacement Top 100 [2015] RateMyPlacement Top 100 [2014] Top 100 [2013] Top 75 [2012] Top 50 Placement & Internship Employer (Finalist)