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Job Title: Marketing intern
Salary: £8.50 per hour


Local Energy is a small start-up social enterprise. It specialises in providing support to public sector organisations on compliance with the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme. Local Energy runs a network of 100 organisations, which it supports with workshops (three per annum) and telephone support. Local Energy also provides specialist support to individual organisations covering a wide range of low carbon policies.

Purpose of the Job

Local Energy is finalising an exciting new partnership with the Energy Saving Trust, which will enable it to grow and fulfil its potential as the main provider of low carbon advice to the public sector. The role will be to implement the new marketing strategy for Local Energy. This includes generating income, servicing public sector organisations and building Local Energy’s reputation.

Tasks & Responsibilities

• Market the services of Local Energy via telephone and internet.
• Answer the Local Energy telephone Hotline and ensure that the right person is sent the query.
• Keep accurate records of Hotline inquiries.
• Identify sales opportunities related to Hotline inquiries.
• Keep the website (which is blog based) up to date.
• Check in on the ‘Linkedin’ community associated with the website.
• Develop the Local Energy online marketing offer.
• Help out with events (some travel may be required).

Requirements for the Job

• Good telephone manner and written communication skills.
• Enthusiasm for generating sales.
• Interest in climate change (desirable but not essential).
• Familiarity with blog sites and social media.
• Good organisation, accurate record keeping.
• Ability to work unsupervised.
• Willingness to work in the informal context of a small start-up.

Important information

This Internship is for 3 Months Full time (37 hours per week) with the possibility of extension based upon candidates work. The start date is the 12th July and candidates who are shortlisted MUST be able to attend the interview date on the 7th July 2011.

How to Apply

To apply for this vacancy email your CV and Cover Letter to:

The Old Vic Tunnels Interns

Posted: 21/02/2011 by emkrobertson in Internships
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The Old Vic Tunnels are looking for new people to join their team!

Recruiting for the following Intern positions:

  • Marketing
  • Producing
  • Admin
  • Operations (including assisting Front of House Management)
  • Production (including lighting, sound and assisting site management)
  • Assistant to the Volunteer Managers

You are requested to commit to 3 days a week.

You will be working on events like Edwards Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros, New York Dolls, The Screening Room Society, The Old Vic Tunnels Think Tank, to name but a few.

Please send your CV to, if you have any questions please call 0207 921 4345.

Please state which role you are applying for in the email subject box.

You will need to hurry though….

Deadline for applications is the 25th of February at 4pm. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

This is a message calling to all 1st and 2nd year female students!

Interested in Corporate and investment banking?

At Standard Bank, they are offering a spring internship programme (11th-15th April)
It will give you an insight into careers at a very different corporate and investment bank – one that focuses on emerging markets.
You will learn new skills, meet experts in a variety of fields and even shadow people in business areas of your choice. You will learn how a global investment bank operates.
It’s a great networking opportunity, along with guidance and support from senior women across the Standard Bank business.
You must apply for a place!
Email: for an application pack
Applications close on 14 March 2011.


To learn more about Standard Bank, check out

HSBC in collaboration with the Visible Women Campaign is offering female undergraduates, in their first or penultimate year, the opportunity to be mentored by an HSBC Graduate. The formal programme will run from January – March 2011, with the experience day taking place in April 2011.

How will you benefit?

• Guidance in choosing a career path and identifying interests and strengths.
• Unique opportunity to have an insight into graduate schemes and recruitment processes.
• Insight into working at HSBC and the opportunities available within the industry.
• Opportunity to meet graduates and other leaders at HSBC on the experience day to be held at our Global Headquarters in Canary Wharf.
• Potential to work towards applying for a Summer 2011 internship (subject to assessment)

How can you get involved?
1. Send an e-mail to register interest to

2. Create your profile
3. Complete the short application form and online testing
4. Applicants will be notified of the outcome in December

Are you eligible?
• Female?
• First year or penultimate year student?
• ‘A’ grades in GCSE Maths and English?


Good luck! :)

The Old Vic Theatre has several amazing opportunities for young people to work in their unique new arts space The Old Vic Tunnels. Internships are a great way of gaining valuable practical experience that can equip you with the skills you need for future work.

There will be 10 internships running across all of the following departments: Marketing, Administration, Producing, Operations and Fundraising. You will cover a variety of tasks which will give you the opportunity to help to deliver projects and get a real-hands on experience. We will actively encourage you to explore your own ideas and help you to gain skills and qualifications in areas of work of interest to you. All aspects of your work will be guided by professionals at The Old Vic, V-Inspired, and the wider working world. Training can be both practical and vocational i.e. from first aid to dance, or team-building to beat-boxing!