Alumni Internship Scheme 2017

Three Month Work Placement in Hong Kong!

Apply now - deadline for applications is 10th January 2017.

As we launch our Internship Scheme, King William's College and The Buchan School is delighted to offer a unique opportunity for our young alumni to gain valuable skills and work experience in a three month work placement with Strix in their Hong Kong office!

Working alongside Strix's Senior Business Analyst, you will work on multiple key projects in the areas of Human Resources and Finance, that will create and enhance systems and develop key metrics across various touch points within Strix's global organisation. As a result of this internship you will undoubtedly increase your skill levels across a number of disciplines and, equally as important, enjoy the unique experience of living and working within Hong Kong and its diverse and multi-cultural environment.

Strix is at the forefront of development, manufacture and sales of safety control systems for small domestic appliances and filtration systems for filter kettles, fridge jugs and chilled water units, offering first-class quality and value to our customers across the world. Our global penetration is such that one in five people across the world use a Strix safety control over 1 billion times a day. Strix retains its international presence with its head office in the Isle of Man and offices across the United Kingdom, China and Hong Kong. The Company employs over 850 people worldwide, selling its products in over 100 countries around the world.

With the vital support of our alumni and parent network we can give our young OKWs and Buchaneers an amazing start as they embark on their professional lives.

For more information please contact +44 (0) 1624 820470 or




“OKWs around the world share a common background of having spent some of the most memorable times together on the Isle of Man. Those memories and values we share due to our time at King William’s College are unique.”