Calling all London-Based Students Interested in Business or Law!

Reed Smith and SMBP – Calling all London-Based Students Interested in Business or Law!

Industry: Law

Location: South East and London

Start Date: 25/07/2022

End Date: 05/08/2022

Time: 10:00 am – 05:00 pm

Ages: 16-18

Application Region: London Students

Placement description

This fantastic 2 week face to face opportunity will help you delve into and discover a variety of careers in law and business!

But what will it involve?

Week 1:

Day 1 and Day 4: you will attend a variety of sessions including: introduction to Reed Smith, health & safety talk, office tour, speed networking with lawyers and business professionals, group activities, pro bono and responsible business presentations, presentation from a recruitment agency and Reed Smith client volunteers presentation.

Day 2 and Day 3: you will be seated with a Reed Smith volunteer who will be your supervisor.  You will work as a member of the supervisor’s team, gaining some hands on experience.  You may be involved in research, projects, attending in-person and virtual meetings, etc.

Week 2:

During your second week of the work experience, you will spend each day with a different business partner. Each day will run from approximately 10am – 4pm, however exact timings will be shared with students in advance of the week. Attendance on all five days is compulsory, and travel arrangements to attend each day will be arranged and paid for in advance. Lunch will also be provided.

You can expect to attend sessions run by the following organisations: Arsenal, RFU, AMEX, Fremantle and Coca-Cola.

This really is an opportunity not to be missed – we look forward to receiving your applications!

Additional information

Week 1:

For each day you will be provided with a £5 lunch allowance to be used in our restaurant and we will cover any travelling costs up to £30 for the week.

Week 2:

We will cover the travel costs of your attendance on the SMBP placement.  Both costs can be arranged in advance, i.e. providing you with a travel card.

Application closing date: 11/07/2022

To apply for this work experience week please complete the student application form below.

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