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These are just a selection of the opportunities available. To view other opportunities please visit Career Connect via MUSE or on the Careers Service website.

Graduate Finance Analyst at PepsiCo

Where: England - South East

Deadline: November 17, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Engineering and manufacturing

PepsiCo is home to some of the world’s most loved food and drink products including; Walkers, Doritos, Tropicana, Quaker, Naked Juice and many more. We have a fantastic reputation for developing and launching products that our consumers love; through innovation and pioneering marketing of our products.

About the Role:

PepsiCo is looking for top calibre Graduate Finance Analysts to join the team at Head Office in Green Park, Reading. We’ll offer a real job with real responsibilities from day one and fast progression to those that bring their courage, confidence and can-do attitude. We seek innovative doers and thinkers with a global mindset who are ready to become leaders of the future.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Starting July/August 2020 you’ll join our Finance team on a permanent basis.
  • You will have the opportunity to get involved in areas such as: Commercial Finance, Sales Finance, Supply chain Finance, SG&A analytics & much more
  • We will give you a career development plan and a mentor from the Senior Finance team
  • Visit our World Class manufacturing sites & work with our colleagues in sales and supply chain

Requirements:

  • Individuals who perform well with challenges
  • Ability to analyse data and make decisions
  • Time management, organisational and prioritisation capability
  • A team player with the ability to positively influence the agenda
  • Constantly looking for improvements and a better way forward
  • A degree in a relevant discipline (i.e. Accounting & Finance) at 2:1 or above

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'EMBBN'

Associate Consultant - Analytics at OC&C Strategy Consultants

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: November 17, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Finance (incl. accountancy, insurance, pensions and fundraising)

OC&C is a global strategy consulting firm with 12 offices around the world. We work for senior executives, providing solutions to some of the most exciting strategic problems in consulting today. We work across all sectors, but our London office specialises in Analytics, B2B Products & Services, Consumer Goods, Leisure, Media & Technology, Private Equity and Retail.

About the Role:

The analytics practice is a key source of the strategic advice we provide to senior client management. As our clients' data is becoming increasingly big and complicated, the need for high quality statistical analysis is growing rapidly. OC&C is regularly tasked with problems where the answers are hidden in large, messy and complex data sets such as transaction data, customer-behaviour data and web data. The analytics practice works in teams alongside our strategy colleagues to un earth insights, identify recommendations and communicate them persuasively to our clients. Analytics is therefore an increasingly important part of what OC&C does and growing rapidly as a practice

As part of the analytics team, you can expect to work both with other technical experts as well as with the strategy team. You will need to be interested in solving strategic problems for our clients, which means pragmatic solutions on strategy consulting timescales. Project lengths are 2-12weeks, so you will encounter a great variety of problems in different sectors.You will be in a supportive environment, where everyone is pulling together to deliver a great answer in the most efficient way possible. You will rapidly develop your commercial skills and become expert in the deploying advanced analytics in a pragmatic way that is sensitive to the data challenges faced by most businesses today.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'YG7DM'

Digital Marketing Executive at Bob’s Business

Where: England - South Yorkshire

Deadline: November 19, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Education and Training

Bob’s Business is a fast growing e-Learning service providing internet security training to large customer bases. Our approach is a fun, light hearted means of teaching the awareness of online security. Our aim is to help organisations adopt security best practices, encourage confidence in the use of information technology and ultimately, enhance the strength of their human firewall.

About the Role:

As a member of the Bob's Business Marketing team, you will be responsible for a number of areas of the website, ensuring the content is accurate, up to date & exciting, to encourage more visitors to stay on our website for longer. You will also be managing social media platforms and accounts. You will create interesting and relevant content for use in the promotion of the business, on our website and social media outlets.

Requirements:

  • High level ability to use the following packages:

    • Infusionsoft
    • Social Media platforms
    • Google analytics
    • Crowdfire
    • Lead Forensics
    • Expression Engine
  • Marketing Knowledge

  • Creative thinking

  • Attention to detail

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Good organisational skills

  • Excellent time management

  • Ability to problem solve

  • Flexibility

  • Ability to work as part of a team

  • Working knowledge of Google Apps

  • Further Education qualifications in Marketing or Media studies or relevant industry experience.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'YKYAX'

Customer Engagement Coordinator at Tribal Group plc

Where: England - South Yorkshire

Deadline: November 19, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : IT

Our products and services empower the world of education. We provide the expertise, software and services required to underpin student success. Our customers are private, public and alternative education institutions – ranging from just 50 to 200,000 students across multiple sites.

About the Role:

You will assist with ensuring all customers receive regular and helpful contact and that they receive communications which are relevant and beneficial. Your focus will be on achieving an outstanding customer experience as you ensure any issues are identified, managed and then resolved to customer satisfaction. You will need to be proactive in escalating any issues which you may anticipate. To do this you will liaise and build good working relationships with various teams across the business.

You will proactively engage with customers and internal teams to identify and analyse trends and to spot opportunities for service improvement. You will do this for our Vocational Learning and Further Education customers.

Requirements:

You will be an inquisitive and proactive as you will be required to ensure our customers are happy with the service outcomes they are given from the support teams. Your communication skills with be strong as you will speak with a large variety of customer and colleagues across the business. A professional and personable manner is required.

You will have experience and knowledge of using Windows operating system and Microsoft office products.

As part of the role we will ask you enrol on a Customer Service level 3 apprenticeship. This is to help you develop your skills and experience as you embark on an exciting customer service experience.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'QWY6N'

Conference Coordinator at Global Insight Conferences

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: November 20, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Leisure, sport and tourism

Global Insight Conferences Ltd was co-founded by entrepreneurs with a passion for conferences and with a desire to create a better quality of conference, where the client is at the very core. Be it from the choice of topic, to the structure of the agenda, to the speaker faculty formulation, to the personalised briefings and the one-to-one TroubleShooting Clinic meetings, we strive to put our attendees at the centre of everything we do.

About the Role:

Global Insight Conferences requires a positive, confident and professional graduate with first class communication, organisational and customer service skills to run business conferences as well as manage customer services. You will need to be computer literate, proficient in Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, Excel and Office as well as a be a positive self-starter, quick to learn and able to turn your hand to any task cheerfully, whilst hitting tight deadlines.

Do you see yourself running a conference, troubleshooting at a live event, organising everyone on the day and loving the atmosphere and challenge of a room full of people you are in charge of? Do you love checklists, organising, communicating and the satisfaction of being the organisational centre of an event? Can you see yourself meticulously preparing conference materials, liaising with speakers, sponsors and delegates and making sure everything is just right?

This fun, friendly and warm team is expanding so if you’re a bright, organised, well presented and a high-energy individual, we’ll be committed to help drive your career forward.

The Event Co-Ordinator responsibilities include:

  • Organising and running events from start to finish
  • Onsite troubleshooting and innovations
  • Liaising with sponsors, speakers and exhibitors and venues
  • Liaising with customers on the phone and taking registrations
  • Issuing invoices
  • Chasing payments
  • Post-conference evaluation and follow-ups
  • General administration

Requirements:

  • A pro-active, positive and ‘can do’ attitude
  • A commercial mind and determination to succeed
  • A professional, calm, courteous and friendly manner
  • An excellent eye for detail, experience in proof reading is an advantage
  • Proficiency in Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint
  • An ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Maturity and versatility
  • Problem solving, self-motivation and initiative
  • Work experience preferred, but not essential
  • Minimum 2.1 degree required

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'DM9Y9'

Technology Placement at Schroders

Where: London, United Kingdom

Deadline: November 20, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the company:

Schroders are a truly global asset manager who manage over £445 billion on behalf of institutional investors, retail investors, financial institutions and high net worth clients from around the world. The firm still retains its collaborative culture and family feel, and has a deep understanding of the needs of their stakeholders, delivering long-term growth and prioritising sustainable business.

About the role:

Data Insights Technology – day-to-day you could be using a variety of technologies including Tableau Server, Alteryx, Hadoop and Spark. Schroders are always looking for opportunities to improve be that incremental improvements or investigating disruptive, game-changing approaches.

Digital Engagement – Rotate through 4 teams during the course of the year to: deliver efficiencies through automation and digital content for the Marketing Function, enable Schroders to deliver best in class services by leading and supporting the stand up of new platforms and client propositions within the digital realm and support the Product division at Schroders to deliver digital capability through digital technology.

Requirements:

- You must have achieved 120 UCAS points or equivalent and be on track for a 2:1 in preferably a STEM subject, but all degrees are welcome to apply

- You must be innovative and analytical – we’re looking for students who think outside the box and assess from a fresh perspective.

- You must be intellectually inquisitive and be passionate and curious about technology, data, programming and more.

- You must be collaborative and flexible, happy to get involved in a variety of tasks and projects and interact well with a variety of colleagues.

- You must have ABB or equivalent in your A-levels to apply

How to apply:

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Technology Placement at Schroders

Where: Luxembourg

Deadline: November 20, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the company:

Schroders are a truly global asset manager who manage over £445 billion on behalf of institutional investors, retail investors, financial institutions and high net worth clients from around the world. The firm still retains its collaborative culture and family feel, and has a deep understanding of the needs of their stakeholders, delivering long-term growth and prioritising sustainable business.

About the role:

- Change and innovation are at the very forefront of this 12-month placement which embraces cutting edge technology and requires problem-solving skills to deliver solutions and drive the business forward.
- You will be provided with insights into diverse areas of technology, equipping you with the support necessary to undertake the job to the best of your ability.

- As a Placement student, you’ll gain experience in one of the following teams:

Software Development: Looks to create, enhance or implement optimum technical solutions

Business Analysis: Helping to identify the needs of the business involving strategic planning and design

Information Security: Protecting Schroders from different angles & implementing rigorous data security

Infrastructure & Production Services: Supporting global hardware, applications and network support

Enterprise Technology: Technical oversight including quality assurance, cloud engineering, data governance and development engineering

Requirements:

- You must have achieved 120 UCAS points or equivalent and be on track for a 2:1 in preferably a STEM subject

- You must have a commitment to spending a year in Europe

- You must be interested in developing technology as well as in the financial industry. Schroders need those who have a logical and methodical way of thinking and enjoy problem solving

- This role requires individuals who thrive on problem-solving and are excited by the prospect of working with technology to deliver innovative solutions in the financial world

- You must have ABB or equivalent in your A-levels to apply

How to apply:

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Marketing | Business Support Placement at Lubrizol Ltd

Where: England - East Midlands

Deadline: November 22, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Engineering and manufacturing

At Lubrizol, we understand there is always an opportunity to be better. We are deeply committed to working with our customers to develop and deliver solutions that improve everyday experiences, and, ultimately, improve lives. We continue to strive towards understanding the wants and needs of customers and through better collaboration, chemistry, testing and processes, deliver the right innovation to meet those needs. We have approximately 9000 employees worldwide and deliver to over 100 different countries, with offices globally.

About the Role:

At Lubrizol, we have a growing student community in the UK with over 30 placements each year across a number of roles. As a business and marketing support placement student, you will be working closely with both Industrial and Driveline to meet the marketing needs of both our internal and external customers.

What you will be doing:

  • You will be involved in product and brand focused commercial additives supporting both new and existing products in the market place
  • Providing market research services for individual product managers and work with them to improve our market knowledge on specific products and industries
  • You will be the primary contact in Europe for administration co-ordination and publishing key internal marketing and business support documents
  • You will be involved in developing promotional and marketing materials to highlight and differentiate selected products
  • Co-ordinating technical documents for Specialties Europe Product Managers as required; ensuring consistency within Lubrizol and Specialties branding for all product reports

Requirements:

  • Studying towards a Business or Marketing related degree involving a year in industry, achieving a 2:1 or above
  • A Level in Business studies or Economics is preferable
  • Candidates should have a keen interest in marketing communications and market research
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office formats
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'O97OB'