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Business - 2021 Student Placement

Salary: £19000 + Benefits

Location: Surrey

Job type:

Category: Graduate

Each year we invite Students to complete their placement year with us in our Eco HQ in Surrey. We nickname these students our ‘Future Talent’ because they often go on to do great things, either here at TGB, on our Graduate scheme or in the wider working world.

We are proud to offer a 12 month placement as part of your undergraduate degree, giving you Industry experience in a global brand (but with family feel) organisation. As part of the emerging talent community, you’ll get access to our 70:20:10 learning and development framework*, you’ll have the support of the student community and roll your sleeves up to get involved in specific projects & fundraising to make a genuine difference.

Employer Description

You may already follow Toyota or Lexus on social media or in the news and have heard about the great things that we continue to achieve globally, well, what we do here at TGB helps achieve those great things! Here at out ECO HQ in Surrey, we support the car dealership network as the sales and marketing functions for both Toyota and Lexus in the UK. We are a diverse team with a common goal, to do business the way that customers love.

There’s loads of really great stuff on our blog

Vacancy Description

There are 7 different roles up for grabs within our business category. We understand that at this stage of your career, you may not be exactly clear on the path you want to take That’s why for the roles that have cross over in terms of the experience they give, we allow you to be considered for them all to ensure we deliver the best candidate experience. Typically our business roles will include first-hand experience in project management and allow you to take the lead with projects in the team. For these roles you should be excited about the opportunity to analyse data, problem solve and propose innovative and efficient solutions to support decision making across the business. There will also be opportunity for you to develop presentations and showcase your communication skills.

Please visit Toyota website for a full overview of the Job profiles.

Personal Specification

To be considered for this role, you’ll need to be:

  • You’ll need to be completing a business related undergraduate degree which includes a year in industry.
  • Confident in communicating with a wide demographic of customers
  • Positive outlook and problem solving mind-set.
  • Really team focussed and able to build relationships
  • Passionate about customers & obsessed with delivering a service the way that customers LOVE!
  • Residing in the UK and either living within or willing to relocate to within a commutable distance of our ECO HQ

Skills required


  • Ability to analyse and present data, articulating trends and observations
  • Be able to talk to customers and see things from their point of view
  • Ability to present to people at all levels in the Business
  • Ability to work as a Team and respect the workload of others


  • Some product knowledge
  • Customer care / handling

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