Placed by Skipton Building Society
Location: Skipton, Great Britain
Employment Details:contract, full time standard full time hours
Yearly Salary: GBP £16000
Description: Added by Skipton Building Society -
Want to give your sandwich degree a bit more flavour? Skipton Building Society could be the perfect filling for your 12 month placement. We’re the UK’s fourth largest building society with more than 60 departments, employing more than 1,700 people and we can’t wait to share our experience with you at this exciting stage in your career.
If you think financial services is just about numbers, you couldn’t be more wrong. We currently have internships in our Digital, Products, Marketing and Customer Insights teams, which will allow you to explore a variety of disciplines - many without a single number in sight.While you’re with us you’ll make an active contribution in your own role and see the technical, creative and strategic sides of the business too. You’ll meet mentors, make friends and build a network of professional contacts that could last throughout your career. What will the programme involve?An internship is a great way to find out what you’re good at and what might need more work. And your colleagues will challenge, guide and nurture you on that part of your Skipton journey. You’ll also learn about our values of Trust, Ownership and One Team and what they mean for you, and how you can help us create even more great experiences for our customers. What will the placement involve?Working within our Products Team you will develop an understanding of the product life cycleand assist in delivering mortgage and savings products that match our customer and our business needs. This is a diverse role working with departments across the business to develop price and manage products that deliver our customer and commercial goals. Through building working relationships with other departments you will also have the opportunity to build your knowledge in other specialist areas. The successful candidate will also be involved in analysis of the current market and competitors.
You’ll need to be on a ‘sandwich’ degree from any discipline and available to work at our head office in the historic town of Skipton. We welcome people who are inquisitive and enthusiastic with a little experience of managing workloads and prioritising deadlines. This is a great opportunity for someone who knows what they want and can’t wait to go out and get it – and we’ll be there with you every step of the way.
About Skipton Building Society
At Skipton Building Society we are not just another Financial Services Institution we are a mutual organisation, which means we are owned by our members and believe in placing them at the heart of everything we do. The same goes for our people. We can only be successful as a business if we have great people and we believe in treating people as individuals. Our values are Trust, Ownership and One Team which reflect the attitudes and way of working everyone here displays on a daily basis, and which are key to the delivery of the outstanding level of personal service we offer our customers.
We’re committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where every colleague has an opportunity to fulfil their career potential. We respect and appreciate the value that our colleagues’ unique differences can bring and offer consideration for anyone seeking a more flexible work-life balance. If you have a need for flexibility then please let us know.
In return for all your hard work and commitment, you will get the support and recognition you deserve. You can expect a structured training and development programme tailored to your needs. You will also be eligible for the following:
Skipton are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age
Date added: 14/02/2019
Ends on: 28/03/2019
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