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Business Management - Industrial Placement

Location: UK - Hatfield, UK - London, UK - Nottingham, UK - Manchester | Job-ID: 181162 | Contract type: Fixed Term Contract | Business Unit: IT Service Delivery/Managed Services


Business Management – Industrial Placement


Salary: £18,500

Start date: July 2023

Location: Hatfield, London, Birmingham, Nottingham, and Manchester with regular travel

Programme length: 13 Months

Contract type: Fixed term

Date of Assessment Centre: 21st – 22nd February 2023

Application process: This will involve an online application, video interview and a assessment centre.


Our team

UK Service Management are focused on delighting our customers through service excellence, whilst always driving innovation and growth.

Our 220+ Service Managers have exceptional skills, knowledge and experience in all areas of Service Management.

Our objective is to understand the customer needs and requirements and to deliver solutions and services which provide tangible business value.


What you’ll be doing

Our 13-month business management industrial placement programme will be based at the heart of our business within our Service Management division. This structured development programme will provide you with ‘hands on’ experience in a fast-paced environment providing you the opportunity to learn how IT services are delivered to our customers and a chance to work alongside industry experts.


You will also-

  • Managing the service, we deliver ensuring the operation runs efficiently for our customers
  • Preparing and conducting presentations for internal and external audiences
  • Organising customer meetings, handing customer enquiries, and preparing customer reports
  • Have Exposure to a global corporate environment with an opportunity to work with colleagues across the world (e.g. Spain, France, Germany, South Africa)



What should you bring with you?

As well as a strong interest in IT and business management you should be able to demonstrate the following-

  • We’re seeking individuals who are studying at undergraduate level across all degree disciplines and are in the penultimate year of their degree.
  • Enjoy team collaboration and can build good working relationships at all levels
  • Can adapt to situations and step out of their comfort zone to solve problems and make decisions
  • Are organised with the ability to learn and analyse information quickly
  • Bring theoretical learnings from their studies and put them into practice with Computacenter’s Service Management team
  • Are driven and committed to provide outstanding levels of service
  • Have good financial and commercial acumen


Whilst we are working with our customers and colleagues remotely at this time, we do hope to return to some normality, as this is a national role, you must be prepared to commute to our core Computacenter hubs across the UK as well as work onsite with our customers when appropriate.


What’s in it for me?


  • A specific role adding value to the business as well as individual project assignments
  • Structured development programme
  • Opportunity to gain industry recognised qualifications
  • ‘Hands-on’ experience in a fast-paced environment which will provide an opportunity to learn how IT services are delivered, learning from experts in their fields
  • Exposure to a global corporate environment with an opportunity to work with colleagues across the world (e.g. Spain, France, Germany, South Africa)
  • Opportunity to work with ‘Real Life customers’ in their environments



What Computacenter can offer you:

  • Opportunity to obtain industry recognised qualifications
  • Involvement with our internal Future Talent community employee where you have the chance to influence change on business, through areas such as gender, culture, wellbeing, and sustainability
  • Assigned to a senior mentor and a buddy to support you throughout the programme and beyond
  • Flexible employee benefits scheme, corporate discounts from well-known retailers, a great employer pension and great work life balance arrangements
  • The opportunity to work for a company that are leading the way with their sustainability Strategy: ‘Winning Together for our People and our Planet’ and who also help customers to meet their sustainability objectives through some of our solutions, helping driving change on a global scale. 


Good talent knows no boundaries, and neither do we. At Computacenter, we know the benefits of a diverse workforce and we celebrate our differences. A diverse workforce with different experiences and perspectives is key to our success. Through harnessing the power and experiences of our diversity we can better understand our customers and drive innovation, giving us a strong competitive advantage and helping us to provide the best service to our customers


For more information, please visit and take a look at our LinkedIn to see what you can be part of! #CCFutureTalent


Current information for our applicants

Join us and you will be joining an exciting and inspiring work environment where our can-do culture will empower you to actively shape our digital future. All while you build an amazing career! Our business is technology, but fundamentally we’re people dealing with people. Our interest in our talented people is genuine and extends beyond just their skills and experience. To us, your personality, character and perspective equally matter, and we know that our people do their best work for our customers when they bring their authentic selves to work. Here, at Computacenter, people really do matter!




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