2022 Student Placements

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Job Description

Euro Auctions is a world leading auctioneer of industrial, plant, construction & agricultural equipment. With sites in UK, Germany, Spain, Australia, USA and Dubai, Euro Auctions conducts 55 auctions selling thousands of lots every year.

Your placement year really matters especially when you are making your first career move.

Euro Auctions gives you the chance to make an impact and make your placement really count.

You will quickly become a respected member of the team and develop rounded business skills that will serve you regardless of where your future takes you.

We have placement openings for the following roles:

  • IT Support
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Business Administration
  • Accounts
  • Logistics
  • Agri Sales
  • Customer Support Admin with Languages (German and Spanish)
  • Auction Set-Up

All placement opportunities are based at Headquarters in Dromore, Co. Tyrone.

Each opportunity has a unique focus though they all require innate problem solving, commercial acumen and the ability to think on your feet. You’ll get to work with and learn from experts in the field of Auctioneering.

Who can apply?

While these opportunities are initially aimed at third year placement students they are also open to fresh graduates eager to gain valuable international business experience.

All Placements are paid and some offer the chance to travel to other sites.

At Euro Auctions we have core requirements for any placement role.

Candidates must:

  • Be studying towards a third level discipline preferably in Business, IT, HR, Marketing or Accounts (other disciplines will be considered)
  • Demonstrate common sense with exceptional commercial awareness.
  • Show proficiency in entire MS Office suite especially Excel.
  • Be reliable, self-motivated with good attention to detail and an exceptional work ethic.
  • Exhibit flexibility and willingness to work extra hours during busy auction periods.
  • Maintain a valid passport.
  • Possess exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Have a desire to exceed expectations

Our Selection Process

Candidates apply initially via their CV, selecting the department they wish to be considered for. At this stage we want to know about your education, career motivations and any work experience.

Closing date for all applications is 31st January 2022 after which those selected will be invited to group assessment events during February / March 2022.

There may be a final interview if we are unable to make final selections after the group assessments.

Euro Auctions thank all applicants in advance; however, only those shortlisted will be contacted.

Please let us know which department you're applying for in your cover letter.

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