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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.

Bloomberg News Internship through Creative Access

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: February 4, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Main business: : Creative and performing arts, culture and design

Creative Access was founded in 2012 to provide opportunities for paid internships in the creative industries for young people of graduate (or equivalent standard) from under-represented black, Asian and other non-white minority ethnic backgrounds (BAME). We aim to improve their chances of securing full-time jobs and, in the longer term, increase diversity and address the imbalance in the sector.

About the Role:

Breaking news for all aspiring journalists! If you are always one step ahead in the world of business and financial news, check out this brilliant opportunity to gain experience with one of the leading providers in the field…

Bloomberg is one of the biggest financial news organisations in the world, leading the way in delivering news coverage on events that help their readers to stay a step ahead of the markets. Reporting on the issues that matter to financial and business professionals, Bloomberg will be there first, delivering the world’s most accurate information in milliseconds, on virtually every stock, bond and economic indicator.

They are giving undergraduates and graduates the opportunity to join their fast-moving newsroom as a News Intern in Summer 2019. In this brilliant paid internship, you will have the opportunity to gain hands on reporting experience. From graphics to TV, to written articles on the Bloomberg Terminal, you will have the chance to collaborate across platforms to deliver critical information to their clients.

Requirements:

  • Prior experience and/or demonstrated interest in journalism through work experience or extracurricular activities
  • Fluency in a foreign language is a plus, but not required
  • A passion for global financial markets, companies and economies
  • True curiosity in understanding the world around you
  • Not put off by digging into complex subjects
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Ability to break news
  • Ability to get access, win exclusive interviews, find documents/data
  • Ability to write
  • Minimum two years of undergraduate study completed
  • Availability to work for 10 weeks, 45 hours per week, beginning 1st July 2019

How to apply:

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

Customer Service Advisor at Nationwide Building Society

Where: England - South Yorkshire

Deadline: February 9, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

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

Having been voted the best bank or building Society to work for in the UK, Nationwide can offer a truly special workplace! We’re the world’s largest building society, and one of the country’s premier savings and mortgage providers. We also provide millions of satisfied customers with current accounts, ISAs and credit cards.

With over 15 million members, our building society has a relationship with almost a quarter of the UK’s population. We succeed because we help people to save, buy homes, and make the most of their money. As an organisation, we have asset of values, promises and expectations that makes our brand different. We put members first, offer a rewarding membership, inspire trust, always do the right thing and provide excellent service.

About the Role:

Handling a range of inbound calls, you’ll play a pivotal role when it comes to supporting our members. But, you’ll do more than just communicate; you’ll advise, dipping into your empathy, and ability to help members get the right outcome for them.

Requirements:

If you’ve got a customer service background, if you’re a confident communicator and looking to take on a new challenge in an established business, there’s really no better place for you. As a Customer Service Consultant at Nationwide, you’ll be making our customers’ lives easier and helping them to make the big decisions for their future.

How to apply:

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

Investments Internships at Invesco Perpetual

Where: England - South East England

Deadline: February 11, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

Over the years, we’ve grown to become one of the largest and best regarded investment managers in the UK. Key to our success has been a relentless commitment to investment excellence and our focus on helping investors achieve their investment goals.

It’s an approach that’s led to an ever-widening range of investment styles, asset classes, geographies and products, with a level of service designed to deliver a superior investment experience.

While we are proud of the accolades and plaudits our Henley investment teams have received, what drives us forward is a determination to deliver our best investment ideas to our clients over the long term.

About the Role:

Interested in a career in Investment Management?

At Invesco, we're dedicated to delivering an investment experience that helps people get more out of life. This includes our employees as well as our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve. We are delighted to be able to offer an 8 week paid internship opportunity within our Investments Team based at our Henley-on-Thames office in Oxfordshire. These will take place during the summer of 2019 (final dates to be determined).

We consider applicants from any discipline; we just ask that you are able to demonstrate a strong interest in a career within the asset management industry and have a record of high academic achievement. You will have the opportunity to rotate around different teams within Investments and will develop key skills which will stand you in good stead for the future.

Requirements:

  • Strong academic performance
  • Excellent communication skills and a willingness to learn
  • Proactive, with a strong attention to detail
  • Strong organisational and prioritisation skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and alongside a diverse range of individuals

How to Apply:

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

E-Business Industrial Placement at Pernod Ricard UK

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: February 11, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

We are part of the Pernod Ricard Group – co-leader of the global wines and spirits industry. We are proud to hold one of the most prestigious brand portfolios in the sector, including 19 brands among the top 100 worldwide!

Our key brands include Absolut, Havana Club, Malibu, Lamb’s, Kahlúa, Monkey 47, Plymouth Gin, Chivas, Jameson, The Glenlivet, Martell, Perrier-Jouët, G.H. Mumm, Brancott Estate, Campo Viejo, Graffigna and Jacob’s Creek. We are responsible for the sales, marketing and distribution of these premium spirits, wines and champagnes in the UK.

About the Role:

We’re looking to recruit a number of undergraduates with flair and motivation to join our bright futures programme, offering you a huge amount of invaluable business experience. You will have the chance to work for a world-class organisation, with world class recognisable brands in a highly exciting and fun industry.

You’ll work collaboratively with your line manager to set objectives at the beginning of the placement, which focus on business needs as well as your professional development. Your line manager will support you during your placement and will review your progress and development on a regular basis.

You will assist the e-Business team in driving PRUK’s 2X (double?) market growth ambition with key ecommerce customers through the 3 key pillars of the eBusiness strategy: best in class content, actionable data/insights and measurable, 12-month activation plans for key customers.

You will work as part of a growing eBusiness team, and report in to the Pure Play Customer Account Manager. Day-to-day, you will support the team across all aspects of driving profitable growth through Amazon & Ocado online – from sales to content and insights.

Requirements:

  • You will be studying towards a recognised sandwich course in a Business, Economics, I.T or a numerate-related degree and be on track to achieve a 2:1. You will have a strong academic track record and have a minimum of 300 UCAS points at A Level (or equivalent).
  • Have an interest in business and ecommerce
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Are energised and ambitious
  • Have an entrepreneurial mind-set
  • Will have strong numerical skills and demonstrable analytical thinking
  • Have a high learning agility
  • Are proactive and have the ability to work as part of a team
  • Have a high attention to detail

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'XB37J'

Summer Internship at the McChrystal Group

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: February 13, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Main business: Business, consulting and general management

McChrystal Group is an elite advisory services and leadership development firm that provides large, hierarchical organisations with the systems, methods and skills needed to operate as small, high-functioning teams. This makes organisations more adaptable and agile, enabling them to operate and succeed in complex and constantly evolving operating environments.

About the Role:

The McChrystal Group summer internship programme is a focused developmental experience for aspiring leaders with unparalleled exposure to complex challenges facing senior executives and their organisations.

During this paid 10-week programme (4 June - 11 August 2019), interns at McChrystal Group will have the opportunity to function as a full-time contributor to our team by directly supportingproject teams and functional lines of effort to align leadership, prioritise goals, and increase the speed and effectiveness of decision-making for our clients.

Requirements:

McChrystal Group recruits undergraduates completing either their penultimate or final year with exceptional academic backgrounds, a high degree of motivation, strong interpersonal skills, leadership ability, and a team-oriented mentality.

Seeking applicants with:

  • Interest in the consulting industry, solving complex business problems, and leadership development
  • Prior professional experience and desire for continual personal growth
  • Passion for working with teams in a dynamic, innovative environment
  • Self-starter attitude and motivation to think critically in order to drive outcomes
  • Propensity for adapting to shifting priorities, and performing in ambiguous, fast-paced situations
  • Strong analytical, research, writing, and interpersonal skills

How to Apply:

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

Capital Markets Recruitment Consultant at Anson McCade

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: February 14, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : HR and recruitment

We are a forward-thinking recruitment agency, focusing on digital, tech, financial, change and security. Headquartered in the City of London, we have further bases in Belfast, Paris and Sydney. We are seeking bright, ambitious and entrepreneurial people to join us.

We pride ourselves in client service and candidate experience and for almost two decades Anson McCade have been instrumental in the growth of the world’s leading organisations and most innovative start-ups. Our consultants are industry experts; they understand the challenges that many organisations face in the 21st century and understand the desires, expectations and needs of the modern candidate.

About the Role:

Recruitment is fast becoming one of the most popular career paths for graduates because of its promise of high earning potential, fast career progression and an environment where you have the autonomy to run your own business.

Our capital markets team focus on quantitative roles within top tier banks and hedge funds, covering candidates that range from juniors straight out of university with PhD’s, all the way up to senior directors and the heads of assigned asset classes. After learning about our industries, our consultants strategise their approach, headhunting senior level professionals and building strong relationships with both candidates and clients.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3E3MD'

Technology Sales Demonstrator at Gekko

Where: England - South Yorkshire

Deadline: February 14, 2019

Type: Part-time

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About the Company:

Main business: : Retail, sales and purchasing

Gekko is a full service field marketing agency, specialised in connecting brands with consumers in retail throughout the UK and Ireland. Gekko Field Marketing provides results-driven solutions throughout the UK and Ireland for global technology & leisure brands.

About the Role:

Join Gekko today as a technology sales demonstrator and represent a global brand in a high-street retailer. Being the face of the brand you will be tasked with:

  • Actively approaching customers
  • Providing engaging and interactive demonstrations of the product range
  • Ensuring the brand is effectively represented in-store
  • Increasing sales

This role fits well around studies and other commitments. Our work is of a casual nature, primarily involving working weekends and bank holidays with the option to work extra over peak periods of the year. We cannot always guarantee that work will be available.

If you are looking to increase your experience in retail and sales and have a passion for the latest releases in technology then apply now via our website and a member of the recruitment team will be in touch.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '2EN6V'

Graduate Reporting Assistant at Nabuh

Where: England - South Yorkshire

Deadline: February 14, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

This business has set out to disrupt the energy industry, offering more honest, simple and cheap deals than the established energy companies. Customer service is key.

About the Role:

They are looking to add a graduate to their team- you will be working alongside part of the core management team, in the department that makes sure the business is complying with legal and regulatory requirements. It’s a role that you can really make your own.

Duties are varied, for example, industry reporting to various regulatory bodies, compliance updates, liaising with third parties, and keeping up to date with the latest energy industry regulations. You will be dealing with people by phone and through email.

Requirements:

Degree type is flexible to some extent, but you should have good all-round administrative skills, including Microsoft Office

How to apply:

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