Warner Bros

8.3 /10 314 reviews
Opportunities Offered:
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Sectors:
Media Arts/Entertainment/Media

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About Warner Bros

Applications for 2019/2020 are now open!

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 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- Friends, The Big Bang Theory- and through Warner Bros. International Television Production (WBITVP) we produce over 275 different series in international formats including The Bachelor, First Dates and Who Do You Think You Are?

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 Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden, Rocksteady, TT Games and WBITVP; 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.

Warner Bros. Placement Programme

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 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 an integral and valued 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 enable you to take these newly acquired skills to your next role.

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 major commercial studio operates and get an in depth understanding of the workings in 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 be one of over 40 WB interns, meaning you will have an important support network of other placement students and plenty of opportunities to socialise!
  • We are a Top 100 undergraduate Employer - check out our reviews!

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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
  • Digital Marketing

    It was the best experience i could've hoped for. The amount of responsibility I had in my team felt like I was an actual employee rather than an Intern. I would recommend anybody to apply for a ro...

    9.0/10

    The Role
    9.3
    Organisation
    9.6
    Socialising
    8.5
  • Digital Marketing

    It was the best experience i could've hoped for. The amount of responsibility I had in my team felt like I was an actual employee rather than an Intern. I would recommend anybody to apply for a ro...

    9.0/10

    The Role
    9.3
    Organisation
    9.6
    Socialising
    8.5

Facts and Figures

41

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

[2018] RateMyPlacement Top 100 [2017] RateMyPlacement Top 100 [2016] RateMyPlacement Top 100 [2015] RateMyPlacement Top 100