BMW Group offering two PR traineeships starting on February 2017

The BMW Group is offering two PR traineeships in its Corporate and Governmental Affairs division starting on 1 February 2017.

The 24-month traineeship covers the full spectrum of modern press and public relations work with the world’s leading manufacturer of premium vehicles for skilled and motivated junior employees. There will also be work placements in different BMW Group departments, as well as abroad, supplemental editorial experience at print and online media, radio or TV stations is also included.

The trainees will be involved in external business and financial communications, product communications, internal and governmental communications. In addition to working independently at Group headquarters, with their own area of responsibility, trainees will also spend a period abroad. There will also be seminars to enable them to acquire additional press and PR qualifications. The trainees are mentored during the programme by two editors in training.

Candidates for traineeships at the BMW Group are required to possess a master’s degree or equivalent, a good general education and initial journalistic experience with print, TV, radio or online media.

Interested applicants should apply to the BMW Group online, including samples of their journalist work. Suitable candidates will be invited to an assessment centre at Group headquarters on 22 November 2016.

The deadline for applications is 21 October 2016. Further information can be found on the BMW Group career pages under the job reference number 106600.

If you have any queries, please contact:

Corporate Communications

Nikolai Glies, Head of Business and Finance Communications,

Telephone: +49 89 382-24544, Fax: +49 89 382-24418

Jochen Frey, Business and Finance Communications,

Telephone: +49 (0)89 382-41125, Fax: +49 (0)89-382-24418

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