Commercial Internship - 13 month placement


Location: Glasgow City

Job Type: Full time


Are you a University student seeking an industry placement opportunity?

Do you want to have an impact and join a business where you can make a difference?

Join our Internship programme in Commerical

For University students seeking a year in placement, Softcat's Internship Programme provides a fantastic opportunity to enhance and develop your skills and experience. Our 13-month programme will enable you to take on responsibilities within varied roles, lead on projects and make a genuine impact in our organisation. As we continue to expand and grow our internship programme, this is an exciting opportunity to join!

About the Commerical Department

The Commerical area support our sales teams in ensuring that our awarding winning offering remains competitive and at the forefront of cutting-edge technology.

  • Commercial areas include: Marketing, Vendor Alliances, Multinational, Business Development, Customer Experience

*Please note that all roles and locations will be subject to availability*

Key Information

Start date: 1st July 2024

Length: 13-month FTC

Salary: £20,000

Locations: Subject to role (will be confirmed during the application process)

Hybrid working (3 days in the office and 2 days from home)

Learn from and engage with an award-winning department

As Commercial Intern, you'll be:

  • Joining a specific team within the commercial department (i.e. Marketing, Vendor Alliances, Marketing, Vendor Alliances, Multinational, Business Development or Customer Experience)
  • Taking on a role within the team, assigned to specific responsibilities and duties.
  • Learning about your team and department and how they contribute to Softcat's success.
  • Engaging and collaborating with other teams and departments to help maintain high levels of service to our customers.
  • Building key skills such as organisation, time management and communication.
  • Collaborating with other interns on group projects.

We'd love you to have or be

  • A current undergraduate University student studying in the UK/Ireland in your penultimate year, from any degree discipline
  • A passion for technology and/or entering the technology industry
  • Ability to develop and maintain relationships externally and internally
  • The ability to use your own initiative and work independently or as part of a team
  • A dedication to learning
  • Demonstrate an alignment to our Softcat values & culture

Work in a way that works for you

We recognise that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns:

  • Hybrid working – 3 days in the office and 2 days working from home
  • Working flexible hours - flexing the times you start and finish during the day
  • Flexibility around school pick up and drop offs

Working with us

Wherever you work, we want you to experience the freedom and autonomy to realise your potential. You will feel supported by a team that celebrates individuality, encourages different perspectives, and embraces every background.

Join us

To become part of the success story, please apply now.

As part of our commitment to supporting, attracting and retaining the best diverse talent, Softcat is proud to partner with organisations like WORK180, My G Work and Black Young Professionals. Work 180 endorse employers that demonstrate on-going support for women at work, including offering benefits and policies that best support female employees. My G Work support us in our aim of attracting more LGBTQ+ talent. The BYP network support us in diversifying our talent pool by tapping into the black professional community.

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