Technology Trainee – Student Placement Year
Apply by: 13.10.2022
Ready to own your career in an ever-growing fashion hub? Then take on a Primark placement starting in Summer 2023. This is your chance to grab valuable experience in a global company that truly feels like a family. You’ll have real projects with real autonomy. You’ll get to know incredible experts who make our fashion a reality. And you’ll gain off-the-scale exposure. Make a huge impact for our customers and your future.
Want it? Then own it on our student placement programme.
About the placement
You don’t watch from the side lines around here - you get stuck in. Through hands-on experience and responsibility from the get-go, you’ll gain a vast insight into how our business works and contribute to it on day one. Inspiring, supportive colleagues will make you feel welcome and valued.
We’ll also help you to develop your skill set and grow your potential through supported learning with on-the-job training, masterclasses, and an assigned buddy/mentor.
What you’ll need
Analytical, collaborative, and able to plan your own work, you’ll bring us equal levels of curiosity and can-do. You’ll also have a passion for discovering and implementing new technologies.
If you’re studying a degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Information Systems, Software Engineering, Business Strategy or similar, the Primark placement in Technology is the perfect fit for you.
What you’ll do
Make no mistake. From our people systems to the till software in every single Primark store, we’re transforming tech at an incredible rate. So whatever area you’re supporting, you’ll be involved in huge change.
The Technology Placement offers you the chance to experience life right across our Technology function.
You could be working on projects and that help us understand and plan for the evolution of our technology ecosystem, producing the product strategy roadmap and designs. Or working with Business Analysis, you’ll understand processes, look at needs and propose application solutions.
Or working with the Strategy & Performance team, you’ll be supporting the delivery of key strategic initiatives and looking at wider portfolio management of programmes and projects.
Why should you apply?
In Primark, we’ve always said everyone’s invited and we’re committed to making everyone feel safe and comfortable to be themselves. We believe that a diverse, inclusive, and accessible environment elevates us all, and enables creative ideas and collaboration to flourish. Because when we work together, we can accomplish so much more.
And yes, this place moves fast, and it’s growing even faster but we’re committed to providing the best, and most socially and environmentally ethical fashion that’s affordable for everyone. Primark Cares is our commitment to reducing fashion waste, halving our carbon footprint, and improving the lives of the people who make our products.
And that’s not all! We’ll take care of you, with flexible working, a comprehensive relocation package, and some of the most genuine people you’ll ever work with. This placement has real impact, you could even see the results of your work, out on the shop floor! Make your CV look amazing and if you wow us, there could be a permanent job up for grabs when you graduate.
Isn’t it time you put theory into practice? We think so.
Apply now for a Primark placement and start owning your journey