12-Month Creative Placement

Location: Ashby-de-la-Zouch, UK

Job Summary

Are you on a creative sandwich degree course? Are you looking for a 12-month placement that will put you right at the heart of a business? Apply now to become a fully-fledged member of one of the UK’s leading creative events agencies, delivering over 2,500 events and exhibits across the globe each year.

We develop immersive product launches, sales meetings, exhibitions and architectural spaces for some of the world’s leading businesses. We have an exciting opportunity for you to follow in the footsteps of our previous university placement students to gain experience in the exciting world of live events.

“It’s been amazing working for Ashfield Meetings & Events!
I’ve learned so much more than I ever expected I would from a work placement.”

Ellie Taylor – Interior Architecture Student (3D Designer at Ashfield Meetings & Events 2018/19)

Who we are looking for
We’re looking for talented people who want to be a part of something bigger. Designing complex temporary structures requires architectural creativity, combining intelligent design with a consideration for ergonomics and human behaviour in order to drive physical experiences. We create inspiring events and design exhibits that motivate, transform or captivate audiences – if you’re creative, confident and full of energy, we want to hear from you.

What’s in it for you?
We’ll provide you with a unique opportunity to build a broad skillset that can be used with employers across different industries, making you a highly attractive candidate and helping kick-start your career.

How to apply?
To apply, send a covering letter (along with your CV) to Helen Capelin explaining the values you would bring to Ashfield Meeting & Events and why you should be awarded this placement opportunity. In the subject field, please write ‘[Your Name], 3D Design Creative Placement Application’.

If you have any questions or would like to talk through this opportunity, please do get in touch.

Key Dates

  • 21 March: Application deadline
  • 09 April: Initial interviews
  • 14 May: Assessment centre
  • 21 May: Position awarded
  • 01 July: Your placement year starts

Don’t forget to update your portfolio ready to share at your interview.