Graduate Advantage is a not-for-profit internship recruitment service based at Aston University and supported by a consortium of West Midlands universities. The team offer a free front-end recruitment and payroll service to eligible SMEs across the West Midlands.
By offering a graduate an internship, your business is able to gain the extra support to help pursue new projects. An intern can also provide an injection of fresh ideas and the enthusiasm needed to give your business a boost. Graduate Advantage offers a low risk, cost-effective and flexible solution to recruitment.
The internships are easy to set up and the free payroll service can support graduates for the first 12 weeks of their internship; reducing HR administration costs, saving businesses time and approximately 13.8% of employers National Insurance Contributions.
Graduate Advantage supports high growth SMEs looking to take on graduates for the first time, with internships available across all business sectors and projects including:
SEO it Right Ltd, a search engine optimisation online marketing and website design company recruited Aston University’s computer science graduate Ridwan Mulla as an intern to support in their rapidly growing business.
Frances Berry Director at SEO it Right Ltd said: "Having Ridwan on board has enabled us to expand our business and we have increased our turnover by 25% in the 7 months since he started. It has allowed us to expand into new areas and introduce new services to clients and bring more technical support into the business."
The team at Graduate Advantage have a long history of securing successful placements to businesses in the West Midlands – currently celebrating their 10 year anniversary.
To find out more about the services available please email email@example.com or call 0121 204 4757. Alternatively visit the website at www.graduateadvantage.co.uk
Graduate Advantage is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund.