Recruitment calendar

For vacancies in Marketing and Finance

Applications close

27th March 2015

All applications and CV's to be submitted by this date.  Please note we can only accept one application per person.

Telephone interviews & testing

March - April 2015

If your application is successful you will be invited to a brief telephone interview, followed by some apptitude tests to asses your suitability for the programme.


April 2015

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interviews to asses their suitability for the programme.

Final selection

April 2015

Firm offers to be made for a start date of June 2015.


Here are a few of the most asked questions

How many work placements do you need?

We usually recruit around 20 work placements a year at Renault UK and Renault Ireland depending on business need.

How do I choose?

You can tell us what departments you are interested in your application by choosing ‘Very Interested’, ‘Potentially Interested’ and ‘Not Interested’ and our professionals will consider your preference before matching your skill set to a particular role. Please be aware our Finance and some Marketing roles require fluent French language skills.

Do you accept aplicants from outside the EU?

If you are currently studying at a UK university and your visa status allows you to participate then please do apply. It is up to you to ensure you have the appropriate work permissions. You can check with the UK Border agency

What is the salary package?

The salary for the 2015 Work Placement Scheme is £16,500 per annum. Additional benefits include: 24 days paid holiday, access to Renault’s car lease scheme, on the job training, free car parking, free mini bus to the station, a subsidised restaurant, sports and social club, well-being initiative and other company discounts.

When does the placement programme start?

Our placement programme normally commences in June.

Do I need to be studying to take part?

The programme is designed for students who are currently studying to provide valuable work experience, so it is important that a work placement is part of your degree programme.

Do I need to be studying a business degree?

We consider applications from all disciplines for both our work placement programme. A strong academic record is expected as well as a passion and commitment to a career in business.

Not answered your question?

If you have any queries about the Work Placement programme please contact us.  Be warned though, we can only answer questions about our placement programme, so if you want to find out about our general vacancies you’ll need to go here.