Graduate Interns

  • Job Reference: G1/G2/G3
  • Date Posted: 11 July 2018
  • Recruiter: South Somerset District Council
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  • Location: Yeovil, Somerset
  • Salary: £19,446
  • Sector: Administration, Government & Defence, Real Estate & Property, Sales & Marketing
  • Job Type: Internship or Placement
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Do you want to make a difference to thousands of lives? Do you want to develop your potential at an organisation that’s great to work for in an amazing part of the country?

South Somerset District Council is oering a fantastic opportunity for graduates to join us on a fixed-term contract for six months, which could develop into a permanent role for the right candidate, to kick start your career with an authority that wants to deliver for its communities.

You’ll either be working in our Strategy and Commissioning, Transformation team, or Service Delivery teams where you’ll have an important part to play in shaping and communicating the policies which improve the quality of life for residents and help businesses to thrive.

Who are we looking for?

We need graduates who have:

• an undergraduate degree in areas such as Social Policy, Politics, Business Administration, Communications, Media, or Built Environment

• at least some of the following skills: Excel, Office packages, graphic design, media, communications, marketing, web content and analytics

• an interest in the work of local government and a desire to contribute to our future success

• experience of working as part of a team and the ability to work to deadlines

You’ll be based in our Yeovil office where our agile working practices mean you’ll have the flexibility to work in a way that meets both your needs and the needs of the council.

We will deliver a supportive and rewarding work environment and will help you shape a Personal Development Plan to really boost your career. You will also be able to access some excellent benefits including generous annual leave and discounts to name a few.

We need great people who have the ability to deliver complex tasks, work under their own initiative and manage their own workload e ciently.

Interested? We are looking for people to start immediately.

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