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Here you can see a list of vacancies and opportunities from employers who are seeking to employ Sheffield University Management School students and graduates.

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.

Recruitment Coordinator at Graduate Recruitment Bureau

Where: England - South East

Deadline: March 26, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : HR and recruitment

Get the career you deserve. Established in 1997, Graduate Recruitment Bureau (GRB) are the UK’s highest rated recruitment service for students and graduates. We specialise in graduate jobs and schemes, internships, placements and even part-time jobs. We’ve placed an incredible amount of graduates and students through our free career matchmaking service, and we have further immediate and future opportunities in all sectors throughout the UK.

About the Role:

As a Recruitment Coordinator, you will provide sales and administrative support; including marketing jobs to our database of graduates, sourcing and selecting the best candidates from internal and external databases, managing multiple vacancies and conducting telephone interviews.

As you gain on the job experience and sector knowledge, you will also write job descriptions and adverts, attend client visits, manage the interview and feedback process - ultimately making and closing job offers.

Requirements:

  • A highly organised manner, thorough and meticulous.
  • Ability to multi task and manage different projects at once.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • The ability to build rapport and provide excellent customer service to both candidates and clients.
  • Motivation to hit targets.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'AY3AJ'

Graduate Social Media Analyst at Carve Consulting

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 27, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

A growing social media consultancy with varied, globally reaching client base. Using the latest strategies and technologies, they offer a sociable and supportive environment with broad opportunities to develop.

About the Role:

If you pride yourself on your attention to detail, organisation and effective communication skills, this is a fantastic entry point into a successful social media agency. Working on a major client account and with an innovative industry tool, you'll analyse and optimise the performance of campaigns on behalf of clients and in conjunction with the account management team.

Requirements:

  • Available to start ASAP.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Comfortable handling and interpreting numerical data.
  • Self-starter with can do attitude.
  • Strong interest in digital marketing, particularly social.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3ENML'

Investment Analyst at Doxa Partners LLP

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 28, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

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

A London-based family investment manager managing a $90m fund with strong track record over 4 years. A small team of skilled professionals dedicated to making consistent long-term investment returns by selecting the best investments from across the world’s public markets. Technology is central to the successful development of all areas of our business.

About the Role:

We are seeking people who are interested in either investment research, or data analytics and programming, or both; and our recruitment process is very similar.

What the role involves

• Advising on appropriate investments for the fund and recommending these to the portfolio manager

• Understanding the long-term prospects for companies and their securities

• Updating and adapting our view on existing investments based on market and company events

• Analysing management information

Requirements:

No specific experience or qualification is necessary – humanities students please apply! However, it is essential that you are educated to at least undergraduate degree level.

Our short numerical test enables us to assess candidates for the core skills we need quickly and fairly. Then we will assess successful applicants based on these criteria:

  • Real life numeracy: can you think in numbers about real life situations?
  • Curiosity about cause and trade-offs: why does one thing happen rather than another
  • Ability to test a hypothesis: what evidence would you look for to support or disprove your ideas?
  • Intellectual flexibility: can you see things from multiple perspectives, see the links between concepts and apply them to new situations
  • Ethos: do you enjoy working out the right answer in collaboration with others?

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'JVD23'

Investment Analyst at Doxa Partners LLP

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 28, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

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

A London-based family investment manager managing a $90m fund with strong track record over 4 years. A small team of skilled professionals dedicated to making consistent long-term investment returns by selecting the best investments from across the world’s public markets. Technology is central to the successful development of all areas of our business.

About the Role:

We are seeking people who are interested in either investment research, or data analytics and programming, or both; and our recruitment process is very similar.

What the role involves

• Advising on appropriate investments for the fund and recommending these to the portfolio manager

• Understanding the long-term prospects for companies and their securities

• Updating and adapting our view on existing investments based on market and company events

• Analysing management information

Requirements:

No specific experience or qualification is necessary – humanities students please apply! However, it is essential that you are educated to at least undergraduate degree level.

Our short numerical test enables us to assess candidates for the core skills we need quickly and fairly. Then we will assess successful applicants based on these criteria:

  • Real life numeracy: can you think in numbers about real life situations?
  • Curiosity about cause and trade-offs: why does one thing happen rather than another
  • Ability to test a hypothesis: what evidence would you look for to support or disprove your ideas?
  • Intellectual flexibility: can you see things from multiple perspectives, see the links between concepts and apply them to new situations
  • Ethos: do you enjoy working out the right answer in collaboration with others?

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'JVD23'

Graduate Programme at RKH Specialty

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 28, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

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

500 professionals create and service insurance programmes across a very diverse range of insurance and reinsurance broking specialisms. Their experience and insight working for clients across the world's international markets supports an international client base including corporations, financial institutions and governments.

About the Role:

The Graduate scheme is UK based and designed to give the Graduate Trainee a broad knowledge of how the London Market Insurance Industry works, with specific emphasis on understanding the role of a Lloyd's Broker.

The Graduate will be assigned to a number of departments within RKHS during the 18 month programme and during each placement will be assigned to a senior member of staff in order to develop their understanding of insurance and the career opportunities which are available to them. Within RKH Specialty he\she will shadow other team members who may be broking in Lloyd's and London Companies, and will attend meetings with clients and underwriters.

Requirements:

  • We're looking for confident communicators, both in person and on paper. Negotiating is a key part of this accelerated programme, and we want individuals able to influence others, and develop relationships in a positive manner.
  • Team players, obviously. We're split up into teams, and work closely within those teams, we're looking for candidates who are willing to provide support and assistance as and when required.
  • Flexibility! The job is fast paced and varied, we need adaptable, hardworking account executives to be on the ball with unexpected changes.
  • Academically, we need strong levels of numeracy and literacy, as well as an excellent attention to detail. IT skills are also necessary (Word and Excel).

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'DY4BG'

2019 Summer Analyst - Global Markets at Royal Bank of Canada

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 29, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

Royal Bank of Canada is a premier investment bank that provides a focused set of products and services to institutions, corporations, governments and high net worth clients in over 100 countries. We understand that the first steps in any career in finance are critical. With that in mind, we have the right formula to provide you with the opportunities and professional development you need to turn those first steps into a rewarding career.

About the Role:

As a Summer Intern you will rotate through key areas of our Global Markets function to develop an insight into the responsibilities of a full-time Global Markets Analyst in areas such as Debt Capital Markets, Sales and Trading. You will gain valuable exposure to the operations of a major international investment bank, as well as the hands-on experience you need to kick-start your career.

During the course of the programme, Summer Interns are given various projects to complete which may include:

  • Analysing client and market data
  • Conducting research to formulate trade ideas
  • Presenting your market views and investment solutions
  • Shadowing team members to understand how various products and roles work together
  • Developing and editing reports and presentations for senior management
  • Supporting the area that keeps the firm functioning at industry-leading levels

You will be supported and developed in numerous ways throughout the programme including:

  • Classroom based training covering commercial and industry knowledge
  • Speaker Series - regular information sessions delivered by our leading market professionals
  • On the job training
  • Buddy programme
  • Networking and shadowing opportunities
  • Social events with the wider 2019 Capital Markets cohort

You will receive mid and end-of-summer reviews as well as constructive feedback from your business manager throughout your placement.

Requirements:

We are not prescriptive on the subject of your degree. Whether you’re a philosophy student or an engineer, we’re more interested in an agile intellect, strong numerical and analytical skills, an awareness of global economic issues and a genuine interest in the international financial markets. Creativity, logic, interpersonal skills and inner drive all come into the equation.

Any additional languages, especially European, are a strong advantage but by no means a pre-requisite when applying.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '7GBK6'

Placement Year at SportWorks Ltd

Where: England - West Yorkshire

Deadline: March 29, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Health, social and child care (incl. community)

Since 2009 we’ve been designing and delivering award winning programmes which change lives. Through our education courses, community sport programmes and youth engagement work, Sport Works addresses unemployment rates, health inequalities and educational attainment.

Our Vision:

To provide an inspirational service with a significant and demonstrable impact to people in local communities. To be regarded by our stakeholders as the leading provider of sport and education services throughout the UK.

Our Mission:

We believe that by providing opportunities for enhancing emotional and physical wellbeing we will reduce health inequalities, enhance social mobility and raise achievement for all.

About the Role:

From Bradford to Barnsley, we deliver a wide range of programmes which are
supporting healthy and happy communities. These range from inclusive multi sports
for children and young people with additional needs and disabilities, to educational
intervention projects in schools, gentle exercise classes for over 60’s and fully
funded programmes that enables us to work with community organisations and
educational establishments.
We care passionately about improving the physical and mental health of Yorkshire
folk and we’re always looking for new projects to support; get in touch if you would
like to discuss this further.

Purpose of the role:

  • Gain experience and transferrable skills that will benefit you in the future.
  • Learn how to work in a fast-paced office environment.
  • Opportunity to use what you have learnt at university successfully.
  • As you progress throughout the year and become more confident in your role, the more responsibility you will be given to further improve your skills.

Requirements:

  • Open to students from Sport Science, Sport Coaching, Sport Psychology, any health-related courses, Business Admin, Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations.
  • Passion and desire to work with children and adults with additional needs, as well as work in a fast-paced office environment.
  • Be able to travel to work location.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'JV8N9'

2019 Summer Analyst - Global Markets Equity Research at Royal Bank of Canada

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 29, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

Royal Bank of Canada is a premier investment bank that provides a focused set of products and services to institutions, corporations, governments and high net worth clients in over 100 countries. We understand that the first steps in any career in finance are critical. With that in mind, we have the right formula to provide you with the opportunities and professional development you need to turn those first steps into a rewarding career.

About the Role:

As a Summer Intern you will be placed within a key area of our Equity Research function to develop an insight into the responsibilities of a full-time Research Analyst. You will gain valuable exposure to the operations of a major international investment bank, as well as the hands-on experience you need to kick-start your career.

During the course of the programme, Summer Interns are given various projects to complete which may include:

  • Industry research for new initiatives and investment opportunities
  • Supporting management with pitch ideas about trends, risks and opportunities in the market
  • Assist in building financial models
  • Assist with writing research reports from coverage to results to recommendations
  • Supporting the area that keeps the firm functioning at industry-leading levels

You will be supported and developed in numerous ways throughout the programme including:

  • Classroom based training covering commercial and industry knowledge
  • Speaker Series - regular information sessions delivered by our leading market professionals
  • On the job training
  • Buddy programme
  • Networking and shadowing opportunities
  • Social events with the wider 2019 Capital Markets cohort

You will receive mid and end-of-summer reviews as well as constructive feedback from your business manager throughout your placement.

Requirements:

We are not prescriptive on the subject of your degree. Whether you’re a philosophy student or an engineer, we’re more interested in an agile intellect, strong numerical and analytical skills, an awareness of global economic issues and a genuine interest in the international financial markets. Creativity, logic, interpersonal skills and inner drive all come into the equation.

Any additional languages, especially European, are a strong advantage but by no means a pre-requisite when applying.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'NN6O3'