Lubrizol Business and Marketing Support Placement Student in Hazelwood, United Kingdom

Business and Marketing Support Placement Student

Lubrizol, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimise the quality, performance and value of customers’ products while reducing their environmental impact. Lubrizol produces and supplies technologies to customers in the global transportation, industrial and consumer markets. These technologies include lubricant additives for engine oils, driveline and other transportation-related fluids, industrial lubricants, and additives for gasoline and diesel fuel. In addition, Lubrizol makes ingredients and additives for home care and personal care products and pharmaceuticals, and specialty materials, including plastics technology and performance coatings in the form of resins and additives.

Role: Business and Marketing Support Student Placement

At Lubrizol, we have a growing student community in the UK with over 30 placements each year across a number of roles. As a business and marketing support placement student, you will be working closely with both Industrial and Driveline to meet the marketing needs of both our internal and external customers.

What you will be doing

  • You will be involved in product and brand focused commercial additives supporting both new and existing products in the market place

  • Providing market research services for individual product managers and work with them to improve our market knowledge on specific products and industries

  • You will be the primary contact in Europe for administration co-ordination and publishing key internal marketing and business support documents

  • You will be involved in developing promotional and marketing materials to highlight and differentiate selected products

  • Co-ordinating technical documents for Specialties Europe Product Managers as required; ensuring consistency within Lubrizol and Specialties branding for all product reports

What you will need

  • Studying towards a Business or Marketing related degree involving a year in industry, achieving a 2:1 or above

  • A Level in Business studies or Economics is preferable

  • Candidates should have a keen interest in marketing communications and market research

  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office formats

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Why Lubrizol?

We know that Lubrizol is not a common household name, so it may surprise you to know that our products and technologies are in the things that you use every day- from surfaces and fluids in the vehicles you drive, to shampoo, medicines, to the clothes that you wear.

The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, combines our unique chemistry expertise, formulation and applications capabilities, and market insights to positively impact the lives of our customer’s end users around the globe.

What we can offer you

  • £18,000 annual salary

  • Discretionary bonus

  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays

  • Competitive Pension Scheme

  • Potential to support final year project

  • Flexible working hours

  • Subsidised Sports and Social Club

  • Subsidised on site restaurant facility

  • Free Car Parking

  • Christmas Buffett

The European marketing and technical centre Lubrizol Hazelwood supports an extensive range of clients and Original Equipment Manufacturers across the globe.

The Hazelwood site is located in a rural setting around 8 miles from Derby City at centre. With a vibrant and constantly growing list of things to do and see, the city offers something to suit all tastes. Be it lively nights out, a thriving live music scene (Derby recently won the title of ‘the city of festivals!’) an abundance of shops and restaurants, or indeed, getting involved in sports at the Ipro Arena, or the newly opened Velodrome, the choice is endless. If you prefer more peaceful surroundings the beautiful Peak District at is right on the doorstep, offering amazing scenery, idyllic country pubs, and fantastic opportunities for outdoor pursuit enthusiasts.

You will find that Lubrizol offer a wealth of career and development opportunities. We employ the very best talent and strive to offer our employees the opportunity to grow and learn.

There is something for everyone who lives and work here……

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