Commercial Placement at Vodafone

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Application Deadline
31st October 2020
Regions
Central London and City South East
Town/City
London Paddington, Newbury
Salary Band
£20,000 - £21,999
Salary
£21,000
Role May Involve
Business Analytics Marketing Sales

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Commercial Placement

In joining the Commercial team here at Vodafone you will support our people in strengthening our position as an admired company in the eyes of our customers, shareholders and employees! The team is broad; you could be working within Brand, Marketing, Consumer Services, Terminals, M-Pesa or Customer Experience Operations. What links us all together is that we are all customer obsessed, innovation hungry and ambitious! Are you?

What’s in it for you;

  • Opportunity to gain exposure to all the inner workings of our commercial teams. Helping you build a strong understanding of what impact they can have on business success.
  • Having business exposure and accountability from day one
  • Being part of a large community of placement students
  • The opportunity to be fast tracked onto one of our graduate programmes
  • Investment in your personal development with forward thinking digital learning opportunities
  • Learning from industry experts that facilitate a focused professional development to enable you to take your career forwards;
  • Flexible working and fast paced environment;
  • A focus on innovation and doing things differently.

These are just a few of the areas you could find yourself working in:

  • Marketing and Brand - Ensuring our marketing and brand strategy is fit for purpose and has our customer at the centre is key. Specific areas you can work on include Customer Value Management (CVM), Brand campaigns, Segments or Digital Marketing.
  • Customer Experience and Operations - You’ll become involved in every aspect of our multi-channel customer experience, from retail stores to our Vodafone app and website, ensuring that we deliver the best user experience to our customers.
  • Products and Services - The P&S team is responsible for developing numerous products for our consumers, from negotiating the latest handsets, to new and exciting products from our Consumer IOT portfolio.
  • Other teams: Partner Markets, M-Pesa, Strategy and Innovation, Customer Experience Excellence, Unified Communications and others!

What we’re looking for:

  • Passion for delivering brilliant customer service and commercial savviness
  • Demonstrate intellectual curiosity and hunger for development;
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written;
  • Demonstrate creativity and adaptability;
  • Curiosity and passion for technology, how things work and the future of digital;
  • Proficient in English.

Whatever your talents, passion or degree, you’ll have the freedom to explore and be exposed to various experiences that will help you discover what is right for you.

Knowing your path isn’t key, but knowing you want to learn and make a difference is. At Vodafone, we stay a work in progress. It’s how we keep rising. We ask the difficult questions and search deep for new ways forward. That’s why we need the most fearless people who aren’t scared to change what we do and break boundaries.

Put your spirit into practice, and Act Up.

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.

About Vodafone

As a global tech leader, Vodafone transforms lives and businesses around the world. From developing pioneering IoT technology, to connecting 50 million unbanked people to financial services through smart phones, Vodafone connect millions of people to endless possibilities.

Vodafone’s purpose is to build a digital society that enhances socio-economic progress, embraces everyone and does not come at the cost of our planet. To support this and their 670 million customers, constant innovation underpins everything Vodafone does. For example, when hit by a crisis, Vodafone takes action. Vodafone are empowering thousands of people to help the battle against COVID-19, in their sleep. The DreamLab app taps into a phone’s unused processing power when charging at night, turning it into a virtual supercomputer to support vital research.

How to apply

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