Nissan UK

Top Employer
3.8 /5 129 reviews
Opportunities Offered:
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Sales Marketing Manufacturing Engineering Automotive

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Nissan UK is a Top Employer

About Nissan UK

Real exposure. Real Challenges. Real responsibility.

Who Are We?

Joining a global company means you become part of an established network of collaborative locations. Nissan in the UK is split across four key localities; London, Cranfield, Sunderland and Maple Cross. Each location has a specific area of focus, which influence the schemes available within them. For example, Cranfield and London are focused on R&D and new product development, our Sunderland site is the giant of our UK manufacturing operations and Maple Cross is our Sales & Marketing hub and. Life is invigorating and exciting at Nissan. Each location has its own character and routine, driven by the shared goal of ongoing innovation and improvement. You will find yourself part of a team working together to shape the future of automotive mobility.

Placement Schemes

Our Placement Schemes offer real work, in real jobs, through real opportunities and is a great chance to take theory from university and put it into practice in a fast-paced, exciting environment. Our placement students are a source of new ideas, working methods and technologies to keep us at the cutting edge of our industry. Prove yourself and this could be the start of a brilliant career.

How We Support You

Plus of course, we'll support you at every step. Our Graduate and Placement Programmes are strengthened by formal training, developmental relationships, and on the job experiences. With regular milestones to review your progress, we make sure you have everything you need to succeed.

Nationwide Opportunities are listed below; whatever your degree discipline, we want to hear from you!

  • HR
  • Sales & Operations
  • Marketing & Communications
  • Business Operations & Logistics
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Information Systems & Technology
  • Procurement
  • Legal
  • Product Economic Control
  • Research & Development
  • Total Customer Satisfaction

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Nissan UK is 5th in Engineering Top 100 Undergraduate Employers 2020 - 2021

Nissan UK Latest Reviews

  • HR Assistant

    I have really enjoyed my work placement at Nissan. I have learnt a lot and have gained skills that I will take forward with me. I have also been given many opportunities and had many new experiences on top of my day to day roles....


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  • Placement Student

    A very nice environment to work in, with lots of insight to the plant and its operations. There are many opportunities for placement students to contribute and perform meaningful work....


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    Overall, I enjoyed my placement thoroughly initially I felt daunted when starting my placement however, the support I received from my mentor made me feel more comfortable and as time progressed I gained confidence in my role. As well as this, everyone in the office was so friendly and supportive, this motivated me each day going into the role....


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Facts and Figures


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Students expected to return to graduate jobs with us

2:1 (Two One)

Predicted Degree Class Required To Apply

Awards and Commendations

[2020] RateMyPlacement Top 100 [2019] RateMyPlacement Top 100 [2018] RateMyPlacement Top 50 [2017] RateMyPlacement Top 50 [2016] RateMyPlacement Top 35