S&P Global S&P Global Platts Human Resources Summer Intern in London, United Kingdom

The Role:

S&P Global Platts are seeking an intern candidate that will be involved in supporting the Global HR function. The successful candidate would help on a variety of HR activities in support of over 1400 staff globally.

The intern will gain exposure to a wide range of people related activities including employee onboarding, talent development, employee relations issues and coaching. The successful Intern will also be involved in a number of projects globally supporting the business with its key initiatives.


London, UK


  • Our real-time news, pricing and analytical services help markets operate with transparency and efficiency.

  • Work with a dynamic and engaging business to help design and deliver the learning tools and activities that support a rapidly changing environment as the way that S&P Global. Platts produces and delivers content to its customers evolves

  • Be part of a global company with a strong history of growth and a globally diverse workforce with 20 offices spanning five continents.

    • Get the best of both worlds:*

    a nimble, highly specialized company and a business casual culture with the benefits and backing of S&P Global a company that fosters development and growth, as well as work-life balance.

  • We are looking for world-class thinkers to join our team at S&P Global Platts, the principal provider of commodity price assessment and information to more than 10,000 customers in 150 countries. The activities you support and the relationships you build are essential to our employees.

What s in it for you:

  • 10-week internship commencing in early July 2018

  • Training including various HR systems and Lean as well as a variety of onboarding learning activities

  • Learn how to partner with multiple stakeholders to gain buy in and deliver relevant and engaging solutions.

    • Be part of a truly global team:*

    helping to meet the needs of leaders and staff across the globe.

  • Opportunity for hands-on experience in a variety of HR activities and projects

  • Work with and learn from the existing experienced HR team located around the globe

TheTeam - TheBusiness:

You will be part of a global team consisting of 5 HR Directors, reporting to the VP of HR for Platts, which is part of the business but works closely with S&P Global Centres of Excellent, Total Reward, talent Acquisition, Talent Development and HR Operations.


  • Support each HR Director on a project aligned to their business priorities

  • Focus on improving the onboarding experience pan Platts for external hires, employees who move location and people moving to new roles

  • Support HR Directors on any employee relations issues

  • Raise awareness and understanding in the employee population of the people systems, processes and policies


  • All experience welcome students going into final year, graduates or those with Master s degree will be considered.

    • All degrees will be considered however a focus or concentration in Business - Human Resource related disciplines is a distinct advantage.
  • A passion for impacting the people agenda

  • Strong communication (good verbal skills, listening techniques, and a clear, concise writing style)

  • Able to learn quickly, multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment

  • Understand importance of building strong relationships and partnering with team members

  • Strong problem-solving and time-management skills

  • Ability to prioritize and organize to maximize effectiveness

  • Significant comfort level with suite of Microsoft Office products (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint Excel)

About S&P Global Platts:

At S&P Global Platts, we provide the insights; you make better informed trading and business decisions with conviction. We re the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets. Customers in over 150 countries look to our expertise in news, pricing and analytics to deliver greater transparency and efficiency to markets. S&P Global Platts coverage includes oil and gas, power, petrochemicals, metals, agriculture and shipping.

S&P Global Platts is a division of S&P Global (NYSE:

SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit www.platts.com

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