Marketing Undergraduate Summer Internship

by American Express

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Job Details

19th November 2021
Internship (1-4 Months)
Central London and City

2022 Marketing Undergraduate Summer Intern

Job Description
As marketers at one of the most iconic brands in the world, we play a major role in building authentic relationships with customers who impact life and business around the world. Here, creativity and inspired storytelling combine with powerful data-based marketing and hyper-personalized digital communication to create a genuine human connection that drives business results.

As a part of our diverse community of marketers, you can have a breadth of different marketing experiences and do virtually anything from connecting small businesses to new customers to uncovering insights that inspire the future of payments. Create a dynamic career while doing work that matters for people and businesses everywhere. Find your place in marketing on #TeamAmex.

Business Unit/Role Specific Info

For us marketing is all about thinking creatively. It’s capturing, conceptualising and selling those innovative ideas that will make our customers’ lives easier. Through our Marketing Internship, you’ll have the opportunity to expand our diverse Amex network, strengthen our presence in the digital marketplace & craft real life marketing strategies.

At the same time, you could be engaging with top creative agencies or some of our most exciting product portfolios and trying to bring them to life with your own ideas. All of this will be done using market and consumer data from previous campaigns. So, if you’re someone who can use data constructively and come up with winning strategies, then this internship could be for you.

Our well-established Summer Internship Programme provides high-performing students with exciting projects aligned to the company’s strategic, operational or financial goals. Interns will work on a challenging project, learn about our award-winning culture and network across our diverse business units and regions.


  • A passion for the customer and customer insight
  • Ability to see projects through from start to finish
  • Good communicator, ability to sell in ideas
  • Effective collaborator, enjoy working as part of a team
  • Ability to overcome problems and use data to drive insights
  • Think strategically, and apply that skills to get results
  • Curiosity to explore ideas and get diverse viewpoints to enhance your thinking

Minimum Qualifications

Currently enrolled in a full-time undergraduate degree programme (any degree field) in your penultimate year of study

Our team will review completed applications on a rolling basis. We appreciate your patience while we consider your application and will be in contact with you by 3 December 2021. The deadline for applications is 19th November 2021.

Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the UK is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions.

About American Express

At American Express, we know that with the right backing, people and businesses have the power to progress in incredible ways. Whether we’re supporting our customers’ financial confidence to move ahead, taking commerce to new heights, or encouraging people to explore the world, our colleagues are constantly redefining what’s possible— and we’re proud to back each other every step of the way.

Join #TeamAmex and let’s lead the way together.

Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.

How to apply

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