Sports/PR Under or Post Graduate placement year

Central London



If you are thinking about a career in Recruitment or want to find out more about Marketing, PR and Sponsorship especially in the Sports/Entertainment and consumer sector why not join the f1 year on a year’s paid placement Work with two of our recruitment consultants resourcing candidates for the roles they are handling. Learn how to research candidates and to create talent market maps for individual recruitment assignments.

The role

  • Sit in on candidate interviews and learn interview techniques
  • Accompany recruitment consultants on client visits to learn how to take on recruitment briefs.
  • Help manage our social media presence (website, Linked In and Twitter) and help organise and facilitate our events programme including our quarterly BAME2020 meetings and back2businessship social enterprise programme

We are based in stunning We Work offices in Waterhouse Square next to Chancery Lane tube station with lots of opportunities to network and socialise as well as film nights, pub quizzes, free massage and free refreshments.

13 years ago f1 set up to challenge the status quo in the Marketing, Communications & Sponsorship recruitment & search sector.

We are trusted talent partners to some of the world’s most loved brands – think Red Bull, Subway, Sony, M&S, Sainsbury’s, Samsung, the ITF, the Rugby Football Union, Premiership football clubs, National Theatre, Help for Heroes and IMG. We also work with all 5 of the global Marcoms Agency networks as well as digital starts ups and challenger brands that want to tap into f1’s market insight and unrivalled candidate network. Our clients are often based in London but we are also known for exporting exceptional British talent around the world. Many of our candidates return to us throughout their career and many of our candidates become clients. We work on entry level assignments to board level MD or CMO appointments on a permanent or contract/freelance basis. We have very high standards, we are fast moving and are energetic and hungry to help our candidates, our clients and each other succeed. Our culture is supportive and collaborative.

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