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Industrial Placement – Technology & IT – Birmingham 2024-2025

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Placement Program

IT & CybersecurityBirmingham


  • We’re a people first business, so we want to make sure that you are supported to reach your career goals, whatever they may be. We’ll support you with studying, be flexible around family life and enable you to give back to the community through paid volunteering days.
  • We aim to create an environment where you can succeed in a role which makes the most of your existing skills and develops new ones.
  • We are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion – bringing your whole self to work every day. We have hubs across the UK and many of our roles are flexible in location to help create a work-life balance that works for you.
  • We are keen to support those starting their career at Isio with building a strong foundation for success - Isio will provide a great experience working alongside experienced professionals. You will have the opportunity to help fulfil our purpose of creating better outcomes for our clients, their members and society by empowering and developing our people.
  • Isio is growing at a fast and exciting pace. Starting your career at Isio will be a great balance of working with experts in their field within an innovative organisation that is looking to drive positive and innovative change in its sector.


  • To apply for this role, you need to be:
  • Attending university for your final year of study in September 2025;
  • Available for full time work from 3 July 2024 to 20 June 2025; and
  • On track to achieve a 2.1 in your university degree. This role is ideal for someone who is studying a technology/IT/computer science related degree looking for an industrial placement/
  • As a people first business personal attributes are just as important as academic qualifications. So, there’s a few things we’re looking for from our placement students including:
  • Enthusiastic team players who are willing to learn and grow.
  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills including empathetic listening.
  • The ability to maintain a good level of self-discipline and time management.
  • Effective numerical ability.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • A passion and energy to help us exceed our clients’ expectations and deliver against tight deadlines.
  • We will also be looking to see how applicants align to our core beliefs:
  • Power in Partnership: We work in partnership with our clients and each other – building open and trusted relationships. Working together allows us to deliver the best for our clients.
  • Future Focus: We want to push our industry forward by solving problems in better ways that benefit both our clients and society.
  • Strength in Difference: We work with diverse perspectives to find better solutions. Working with differences makes us stronger.
  • People First: We recognise that pensions is a people business. People are the source of Isio’s expertise, and it is people’s lives that we affect through our advice.

Education requirements

2:1 or higher
Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

IT & Cybersecurity


  • Isio’s IT department plays a crucial role in supporting over 1300 employees in providing the highest levels of advice and expertise across pensions, benefits, investment and wealth. This role will include will working in teams that support the IT and Technology functions and will include working on:
  • Providing effective support to colleagues with IT and Technology queries
  • Getting involved in the delivery of specific IT projects working on the management of existing and new systems and processes.
  • Assisting in the development and implementation of a supplier management system to ensure the externally provided IT solutions Isio use are fit for purpose at all times.
  • Working with key support functions including Finance and our Digital teams.
  • During your placement you will get the opportunity to develop analytical and problem-solving skills whilst working as part of a team and build your experience in supporting critical IT and Technology solutions.


Work type

Full time

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Start date

Jul 2, 2024