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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.

Sales Graduate Development Programme at Veolia

Where: England - multiple

Deadline: June 3, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Who are we?

We’re an international business with a single vision to resource the world and we’re achieving that by providing innovative solutions that help industries, cities and communities to use energy, water and waste more sustainably. It’s a huge operation, involving the talents of 174,000 employees across a wide range of roles, but no matter what we do we’re all united by a shared passion and ambition – to provide smart environmental solutions that make a real and lasting difference.

About the Role:

We are looking for a graduate who has great communication skills, is a team player and happy to push themselves out of their comfort zone.

By joining this team we can offer you a wide-range of opportunities.

You will have placements in the following teams:

  • The Green Team
  • The Business Development Team
  • The Customer Services Team

Requirements:

You will need a minimum 2:1 qualification. As with all our graduate placements, you must be willing to relocate around the UK every 8 months and have a full UK driving licence.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'J6GQ9'

Marketing Communications Internship at Agilent Technologies

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: June 9, 2018

Type: Placement Year

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About Agilent:

Agilent inspires and supports discoveries that advance the quality of life. We provide life science, diagnostic and applied market laboratories worldwide with instruments, services, consumables, applications and expertise. Agilent enables customers to gain the answers and insights they seek –– so they can do what they do best: improve the world around us. Information about Agilent is available at www.agilent.com.

About the job:
This is your opportunity to join the Marketing Communications team in the Pathology Division of Agilent.

As a Marketing Communication Intern, you will work directly with the Marketing Communication team and will help execute the Pathology Division's marketing programs. You will drive internal projects requiring coordination with other functions and organizations. You will interact with peers and team members on a regular basis within the Global Pathology Marketing team located in Glostrup, Denmark. At the same time, you will gain and apply knowledge about Agilent's industry, infrastructure and organization.

This internship is about developing real world experience in a company that is a leader in the markets it serves.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Assist in developing marketing communications materials, such as brochures, flyers and emails.
  • Support project management of a variety of projects and tasks, including campaigns, translation of materials and other Marketing and Communications projects.
  • Assist in web tasks.
  • Create and make updates to collateral material.

Your Qualifications:

  • Studying towards a degree in Marketing, Communication, Advertising or related fields of study.
  • Some understanding of basic biology and willingness to learn more about our solutions is a plus.
  • Applicants with a Scientific degree will also be considered as long as the candidate can demonstrate the skills required.

Your Skills:

  • Fluent English is a must (oral and written)
  • Solid knowledge of standard Microsoft software suite
  • Knowledge of html/web tools
  • Experience with design tools (InDesign, Adobe suite, others)
  • Highly motivated
  • Very organized, with strong attention to details whilst being able to focus on critical priorities
  • Strong time management skills with ability to work under pressure
  • Team player with solid interpersonal and communication skills
  • Autonomous at work
  • Willingness to learn new technologies and applications

How to apply:

To apply, please visit our careers page: www.agilent.com/go/jobs - Requisition 2071082

Group Management Trainee at New Oriental Education & Technology Group

Where: China

Deadline: June 9, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: Education and training

As the largest provider of private educational services in China, New Oriental offers education for a lifetime, teaching skills that give students a crucial competitive advantage in the workplace and help improve their quality of life. Our wide range of educational programs, services and products includes English and other foreign language training, overseas and domestic test preparation courses, all-subjects after school tutoring, primary and secondary school education, educational content and software as well as online education.

About the Role:

New Oriental Group Management Trainee program by Yu Minhong as the general mentor, is designed for the global graduated talents. Project training lasts for 2 years. Our objective is to cultivate the integrated manager of New Oriental Group and its affiliated business. Under the unified training plan, the two-year training period is divided into four stages. In the subordinate organizations, the group executives or senior manager serve as the instructors to carry out the training program and accomplish your rotation process. In the training program, the Group provides a full range of training support, including centralized training, learning exchange, group leadership forum, on-the-job training, online learning, testing and evaluation.

Requirements:

  • Study abroad, major in English, education, marketing or psychology preferred;
  • Experience in overseas projects or training projects preferred;
  • If you have previous work experience, your working time is no more than 1 year;
  • Good command of English speaking, reading, writing, good language skills;
  • Excellent, continuous learning ability, desire for success, sustained passion
  • Excellent communication, coordination ability and team awareness, excellent
  • ability to adapt and compression;
  • With a keen insight, a clear logic of thinking, a unique perspective.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'E9J77'

Marketing Assistant Placement at Dawsongroup plc

Where: England - East Midlands

Deadline: June 13, 2018

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Dawsongroup is a leading specialist asset rental business operating in several related markets within the European logistics sector.

About the Role:

During your 12 months with us you will gain a wide range of marketing experience, drawing on your education, developing your abilities and experience of the working environment while enhancing Temperature Control Solutions’ presence in the market place. This will include:

  • Planning and developing marketing campaigns for the business.
  • Consistently updating the websites with relevant blog posts, latest news and case studies.
  • Keeping social media accounts lively and current.
  • Researching and developing the use of video software and design to promote specific elements of the business.
  • Using your creative ability to drive the marketing department.

Requirements:

Candidates must be studying towards Marketing or Business related degree with the passion and drive to think on their feet. Furthermore, you must be a good communicator and able to work within a team whilst bringing your own initiative and creativity to bear.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'J6Z6L'

Data Analyst at Purchasing Professionals

Where: England - South Yorkshire

Deadline: June 16, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the role:

Trainee Data Management Analyst - Permanent - £15,000
This role is perfect for a recent graduate who achieved grade A-C in Maths and English. You do not need any experience, just a passion for learning ideally wanting a career within data management!

The following are the essentials to apply for the role:

  • The ability to work with detailed and technical information.
  • The ability to accurately follow set procedures and instructions.
  • The skill to logically analyse and solve problems.
  • The ability to complete detailed tasks utilising mathematical skills.
  • Highly motivated and have the ability to undertake multiple tasks and projects at the same time.

A full job spec will be provided once your application has been reviewed

How to apply:

Please email your CV to jessica@purchasingprofessionals-rec.co.uk

Graduate Roles - Actuarial at PwC

Where: UK - multiple

Deadline: June 22, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: Finance (incl. accountancy, insurance, pensions and fundraising) - Professional Services organisation

About the Role:

Our graduate training programme is underpinned by a development framework that broadens and deepens your knowledge. You'll learn from hands-on coaching and an outstanding variety of work, picking up business, personal and technical skills you can use across the network, and throughout your career.

Using complex financial and statistical theories to calculate the likelihood of events - anything from a natural disaster to a wholesale IT system failure - you'll work out what that means financially for clients. It's highly technical work and it's made all the more challenging by the fact that you'll have to present your complex findings in simple, easy to understand ways.

Requirements:

  • You'll need to have or be on course for a 2.1 degree and 320 UCAS tariff* (or equivalent); or
  • You'll need to have or be on course for a 1st class degree and 240 UCAS tariff* (or equivalent)
  • Grade B or above in A Level Mathematics (or equivalent); and
  • Grade C or above in GCSE English Language and Mathematics (or equivalent)

* from up to three A Levels (excluding General Studies) or equivalent, taken in the same academic year and achieved at first sitting. Must include B or above in A Level Mathematics or equivalent

How to Apply:

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

Graduate Business Analyst at Spirit Data Capture Ltd

Where: England - North West

Deadline: June 25, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: IT

Spirit provides mobile computing and data capture solutions that can include some or all of the following:

  • Software
  • Hardware
  • Manage Services

About the Role:

Reporting to the Director of Software the primary function of the Graduate Business Analyst will be to implement multiple small and large software/mobile application development projects from the concept through to go live in order to deliver projects according to plan.

You will work across multiple stages of the project lifecycle to take customer and business propositions, critically evaluate them and develop and agree an end to end customer and technical design (with full specification level deliverables from entry to build followed by a level of support through the project lifecycle).

This role is part of the technical team providing a managed service solution to external customers for mobile devices and software applications.

Key areas of focus are:

  • Scope and schedule project goals, milestones and deliverables
  • Work with the internal technical teams and customers to define and plan the project life cycle deployment; manage completion schedule estimation and resource planning
  • Create and maintain detailed project plans; monitor, track and report on project progress; manage project scope, issues, risks, change orders, and escalations to the Software Director.
  • Coordinate with the technical teams to project manage each release through planning, development, test and delivery phases
  • Obtain approval on proposed scope and prioritisation changes
  • Complete other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Degree in Computer Science or related course
  • Core BA skills including requirements elicitation, process design and specification documentation.
  • The ability to demonstrate solid knowledge of software products, processes and tools.

You will:

  • Be a disciplined thinker with outstanding organisational skills, capable of working across organisational boundaries in a very demanding, high-output environment.
  • Have excellent English written & oral communications - attention to detail and accuracy is essential.
  • Be pro-active, adaptable and results driven, overcoming hurdles for yourself and the team.
  • Be a team player who must be able to work under pressure, juggle multiple projects, using own initiative and motivation to meet deadlines and set priorities without close supervision.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '7MYZ3'

Graduate Sales & Marketing Assistant at Spirit Data Capture Ltd

Where: England - North West

Deadline: June 25, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: IT

Spirit provides mobile computing and data capture solutions that can include some or all of the following:

  • Software
  • Hardware:
  • Managed Services

About the Role:

Job Summary:

  • To work with customers and prospects to establish their requirements, create solutions and ensure a smooth sales process.
  • Develop sales opportunities by researching and identifying potential accounts; soliciting new accounts and building rapport
  • Work closely within the Sales Team to ensure High Value Customer expectations are consistently met.
  • Update job knowledge by studying new product descriptions’ and by participating in educational opportunities.
  • Maintain quality service by establishing and enforcing organisation standards

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Provide technical information, explanations and prepare quotations
  • Develop accounts by checking customer’s buying history; suggesting related and new items; explaining technical features.
  • Close new accounts by answering telephone, fax and email queries; verifying and entering information.
  • Fill orders by transferring orders to fulfilment; communicating expected delivery date; explaining stock outs.
  • Set appointments for the sales team with potential customers.
  • Manage company social media channels, including Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and other relevant platforms

Requirements:

  • Educated to degree level
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • IT literate with good knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
  • Excellent organisational, administrative and time management skills
  • Able to diversify job roles in order to assist positive Company outcomes
  • Exhibits passion and excitement over work. Has a can-do attitude.
  • Persistent and demonstrates tenacity and willingness to go the distance to get something done.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'D9A3J'