Placement Opportunities

Placement Scheme

Discover our Placement Opportunities

Imagine working for a company that is passionate about its people…


At Samsung we approach everything we do with the spirit of a ‘joyful pioneer’- daring to defy barriers and striving to excel limits.

At the heart of our DNA is the pursuit of excellence and bringing innovation to everyone, faster than anyone. We realise it’s our people who really make this possible and we are continuously looking for dynamic people to join us and share our vision. With our endless ability to predict the next big wave (and create a few of our own), joining Samsung Electronics will put you in touch with the future and keep your career at the cutting edge of tomorrow’s technology.

We are constantly looking for dynamic individuals who share our relentless ambition, and in return offer people opportunities to grow and ways to express themselves in a truly global enterprise.

Think you’ve got what it takes?

Join us, and discover your potential.

Your Learning Experience


Here at Samsung…development of our hottest assets, our People, is massively important to us. We’ll offer you a chance to grow and develop every day and at every turn, and we’re so proud of our rich learning culture. Put simply, this means that your learning experiences here are ‘always-on’ and based mostly outside of a formal environment. You’ll be fully supported along the way by our Talent & Development Team, your leaders and all the amazing people in our company.

 

Your learning experience will kick start on your very first week with us, where you’ll learn more about our brilliant brand and our cultural heritage in your ‘Welcome to Samsung’ On-boarding Day. Thereafter, your learning will be mostly through experience, stretch assignments and meaningful projects. In return, we’ll look for you to challenge yourself, actively seek feedback, and embrace the many opportunities to develop yourselves, both professionally and personally – sounds like you? Then you’re in the right place!

Sales


Much of Samsung’s success is down to our brilliant Sales Team. You’ll be based in the field as a real hands-on member of the team, travelling across the UK winning clients and selling some of our most premium product. Our roles offer fantastic prospects for those interested in becoming Area Sales Managers and National Account Managers.

Finance


Finance is integral to our business. Whether you’re based in Finance Operations, Commercial Finance, or Tax & Audit, you’ll be given responsibility and valuable insights into how our Finance teams support the continued success of the business. As well as having an enriching experience with rotations, graduates will have their experience further enhanced by ensuring you have the support you need to study towards a professional qualification. Our Finance opportunities require efficiency and accuracy, and to be considered you must be working towards a Maths, Economics or Accounting related degree.

Marketing


At Samsung, Marketing is at the very heart of our business and plays a key role in ensuring our customers can love our brand and recognise our products. Our opportunities will give you unrivalled exposure to the business and will allow you to work on projects that determine how we portray our diverse product range. During your rotations, you’ll experience the different aspects of the marketing mix rotating around Digital, Channel, B2B and Brand.

Product Management


At Samsung we have an extremely diverse product range, across both B2B and consumer markets. As one of our Product Management graduates you will work in a variety of product areas, within our two largest divisions. You will have the opportunity to be involved in each stage of the product lifecycle, including product planning, forecasting and marketing.

Service Operations


At Samsung our Service Operations team provides support to a variety of business areas. You could be working on projects involving business development, operations support and customer experience, that will affect both our internal operations and our customers.

Sustainability & CSR


Our Sustainability & CSR teams work together to improve society by putting our wide product and solution range to good use in partnership with numerous organisations. At the same time, we are affected by a vast range of employment law, policies, and regulations, and deal with constantly changing client demands from customers and stakeholders. As a member of the team, you will be helping deliver world class programmes to ensure Samsung is at the forefront of the industry.

Human Resources


We recognise that people are our core asset and are central to Samsung’s success as a business. Our rotational programmes offer the opportunity to rotate around our Recruitment, Talent and Development, Reward and Generalist Business Partnering departments. You will gain invaluable insight into the different areas whilst making a difference and adding value throughout the organisation.

Technical


The Technical Product Team manages the engineering and software aspects of all product launches within our IT & Mobile (IM) division. You will play a role in the launch of all IM products in the UK, and could get involved in a variety of projects from producing our ‘How To’ videos that accompany many of our launches, to ensuring that operators and networks approve all future Samsung IM products and features in the UK.


We offer opportunities to penultimate year students, on track to achieve a minimum 2:1.


The Package


Our placement opportunities will provide you with excellent development opportunities and experience. They also come with some great benefits too:


  • A competitive salary.
  • Performance related bi-annual bonuses.
  • A fantastic pension scheme.
  • £50 a month towards a range of health, money and lifestyle benefits.
  • 25 days holiday.
  • Access to our staff sales portal with discounts available on a range of products.
  • Volunteering opportunities.
  • Pound for pound matching on any charity fundraising activity.

Location, location, location


All of our opportunities are based in Chertsey, Surrey. Our offices are located in beautiful grounds, and within easy reach of London. Our on-site restaurant serves a wide range of delicious meals, including South Korean and Western options.


Want to join us?


Send your CV & cover letter to emergingtalent@samsung.com clearly stating what role you wish to apply for.