Find Vacancies

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.

Client Relations Assistant at Thornbridge Investment Management

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: August 26, 2018

Type: Graduate

View more

About the Company:

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

Thornbridge provides a comprehensive FCA regulatory umbrella solution alongside a range of connected services. We offer fund managers, wealth managers, platform operators, financial technology companies, litigation funders, third party introducers and financial data providers an appropriate level of regulation cover. Through our partner companies we also provide a range of services that include legal, accounts, HR and general administration. Thornbridge delivers a robust and cost effective solution for firms of all sizes based both in the UK and overseas.

About the Role:

As a fast growing business Thornbridge is looking for a graduate to join the team. The nature of the role is varied and will include assisting with client regulation, operations, marketing and general office support. In particular the focus will be on the regulation & compliance side of the business assisting with the client on-boarding process, applications and monitoring. Thornbridge will support those candidates that wish to complete the relevant examinations.

Requirements:

  • Recent graduate, 2:1 preferred
  • Outgoing personality with strong people skills
  • Service oriented, conscious of client needs
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Desire to contribute proactively to developing the business
  • Self-starter
  • Strong IT skills

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '7MNG3'

KPMG Graduate Programme 2018 - Actuarial Advisory (Hong Kong office) at KPMG LLP

Where: Hong Kong

Deadline: August 30, 2018

Type: Graduate

View more

About the Company:

Main business: Business, consulting and general management

KPMG in the UK is part of a global network of firms that offers Audit, Tax, Consulting and Deal Advisory services. Through the talent of over 13,500 colleagues, we bring our imagination and insight to our clients’ most critical challenges.

With offices across the UK, we work with everyone from small start-ups and individuals to major multinationals, in virtually every industry imaginable. Our work is often complex, yet our vision is simple: to be the clear choice in professional services – for our clients, for our people and for the communities we work in.

About the Role:

KPMG has well established Actuarial practice in seven Asia Pacific countries. Together we have more than 140 actuarial professionals to serve our client needs. We provide actuarial advice to clients and KPMG offices based in Hong Kong and Mainland China as well as other Asian countries. Our flexible resourcing model allows other member firms to draw on our actuarial expertise from across Asia as well as specialists in Europe and America.

We offer our actuaries the opportunity to work with risk, accounting, tax, consulting, deal advisory and other professionals in diverse and exciting roles. We are looking for actuaries with the technical expertise to specialize, but also the adaptability to provide services across a range of areas.

Requirements:

  • A bachelor or a masters degree preferably from Actuarial, Risk Management or Mathematics disciplines
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Passionate, committed and eager to succeed
  • Self-starters with good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Applicants for Hong Kong office should have the right of abode in Hong Kong

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'A9226'

Business Development Officer at CS Global Partners Ltd through JobLab

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: August 31, 2018

Type: Graduate

View more

About the Company:

CS Global Partners is an advisory firm and a world leader in citizenship and residence solutions. Headquartered in London and with an outstanding team of legal experts, it plays an eminent role in the industry, and offers its clients greater mobility, financial security, and freedom by helping them obtain a second citizenship or an alternative residence.

About the Role:

The Business Development Officer is responsible for following up with actual clients, contacting new leads, organising and updating the contact database, researching information in new markets, and give general assisting support to the Global Business Development Manager (BDM).

S/he will also be scheduling clients appointments, managing the pre and sales follow-up activities whilst overviewed by the Global Business Development Manager (BDM).

Requirements:

  • You must be engaging, self-motivated, hands-on, and willing to take the initiative, with very strong negotiation skills.
  • Your interpersonal, oral, and written communication must be excellent
  • You must demonstrate passion, persistence, creativity, and a determination to get things done.
  • You must have an impeccable manner over the phone and be aware of cross cultural differences
  • You must be organised, able to self-manage, and goal- and results-driven.
  • You must be highly adaptable, able to insert, collate and analyse data with a critical eye
  • A second language is preferable, though not necessary.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'XXL7Q'

E-commerce Sales Representative Internship at Superbath

Where: Germany

Deadline: August 31, 2018

Type: Internship

View more

About the Company:

Main business: Retail, sales and purchasing

SuperBath.co.uk is part of iSi GmbH, which is an online retailer group founded in 2012 in Germany. We offer high quality branded bathroom products, such as Grohe shower systems, and Hansgrohe kitchen taps, at competitive prices. Through our online shop in the UK (SuperBath.co.uk) we offer several thousand products, and we are constantly working on expanding both our product offering, and the markets we operate in.

About the Role:

As a sales representative, you will assist in performing the whole range of sales activities that are needed to execute the operational side of a fast-growing e-commerce company. In addition, we value initiative and we are always looking to improve processes. You will therefore have the chance to initiate your own projects along the way. You will voice the opinion of the customer and make sure you offer them all they need for their projects.

Some things you can expect:

  • Relationship management with customers and business customers
  • Delivering professional and high-quality service and assistance before and after sales.
  • Effective handling quotations and follow-ups with potential clients
  • Interacting with the different departments/teams in the company to ensure quick resolution of the queries.

Requirements:

We have placements throughout the year for each of our shops and therefore invite you to apply if you are a native speaker of one of the following languages: French, English, Dutch or Italian. Other requirements:

  • Customer-oriented
  • You’re a closer and can bring in the sale
  • Studying Business, marketing or another relevant degree at a higher institution.
  • Passion for working within an E-commerce industry.
  • Multitasking should be one of your assets.
  • You have an entrepreneurial mindset.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'N2YXO'

Graduate Recruitment Consultant at Paul Nyman Consultancy

Where: England - West Yorkshire

Deadline: August 31, 2018

Type: Graduate

View more

About the Company:

Paul Nyman has amassed over two decades of recruitment experience with a heritage that includes recruiting both internally in multinational organisations and externally as a recruitment solutions provider.

This enables clients, candidates and the business to benefit from significant recruitment insights that have included global recruitment challenges across several continents and markets.

The team at Paul Nyman Consultancy all benefit from a single focus, to provide unrivalled service and support to their projects. This unique culture creates significant client benefits using creative approaches to everyday recruitment challenges. The team at Paul Nyman Consultancy know doing the same will deliver similar results; hence we strive to create inspiring solutions to surpass our clients recruitment needs.

We believe that for this reason our clients and candidates are our best advocates. With this in mind we treat them accordingly.

About the Role:

You will be responsible for driving current & future recruitment projects within a select portfolio of clients. You will specialise in a specific function, with the aim of becoming a recognised expert within the field you are responsible for. We are a relatively small team, so you will be required to chip in across the board & be a Salesperson, Project Manager & Marketeer all in one.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'D9Y6G'

Graduate Trade Finance Officer at The Graduate Recruitment Specialist Ltd.

Where: England - North West

Deadline: August 31, 2018

Type: Graduate

View more

About the Company:

Main business: HR and recruitment

The Graduate provides an expert and dedicated graduate recruitment service to clients and candidates. We have networks and consultants running across the UK with the main focus of our work based around the Midlands, in particular Northamptonshire, Buckinghamshire, Warwickshire and Leicestershire.

About the Role:

This role will be responsible for the administration of all operational aspects of trade finance products.

You will also:

  • Assist with the resolution of corporate customers’ queries and concerns, as well as liaising with and providing advice to internal Corporate Relationship Managers.
  • Develop your knowledge and compliance of rules and procedures with regards to country sanctions and money laundering (‘know your customer’) for example.
  • Support colleagues that are transacting with other bank’s (SWIFT) and maintaining good banking relationships. Assist with foreign and sterling payments (CHAPS), account reconciliation and monitoring currency risk.
  • Issuing, advising, documents checking, payments, amendments, Guarantees, Standby Letters of Credit etc. in accordance with regulations and customer requirements whilst adhering to strict deadlines.
  • Administration of all operational aspects of trade finance products.
  • Assist with the resolution of corporate customers’ queries and concerns, as well as liaising with and providing advice to internal Corporate Relationship Managers.
  • Develop the knowledge and compliance of rules and procedures with regards to country sanctions and money laundering (‘know your customer’) for example.
  • Support colleagues that are transacting with other bank’s (SWIFT) and maintaining good banking relationships.
  • Assist with foreign and sterling payments (CHAPS), account reconciliation and monitoring currency risk.

Requirements:

This role requires a graduate/masters student who has studied banking and finance at university.

Some knowledge of letters of credit, collections, payments, documents checking, guarantees, standby letters of credit and back to back letters of credit would be desirable.

They are looking for someone with:

  • Keen eye for detail
  • Accurate and timely data inputting and administration
  • Ability to work to strict deadlines
  • Self-motivation and good attitude to work
  • Meticulous and good team player
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Outlook and Word.
  • Knowledge of Loan IQ and Swift Alliance would be an advantage.
  • Previous financial services experience would be beneficial.

How to Apply:

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

Graduate Content Producer – Conferences (Plastics Industry) at Applied Market Information Ltd

Where: England - South West

Deadline: August 31, 2018

Type: Graduate

View more

About the Company:

Main business: Business, consulting and general management

Leading providers of information, market intelligence, and events for the global plastics industry.

We were founded in Bristol in 1986 as Applied Market Information Ltd, by a group of expert consultants who had decades of experience conducting market research, data reports, and providing intelligence to the global plastics industry. 30 years on, and our work is still underpinned by our talented staff and our unique databases. We support businesses on a global scale, with offices in the United Kingdom, United States, and colleagues based in China.

About the Role:

AMI is seeking an expert in polymer technology to research and create compelling programmes for a selection of its conferences for the international plastics industry. The role involves identifying key market trends, crafting agendas and securing high calibre speakers to create market-leading events that attract large and influential global audiences.

Applications are invited from recent graduates seeking their first job, as well as from graduates with industry experience.

The successful candidate will be based in our central Bristol offices and will be part of our large and experienced conference team. They will receive training in conference production and have access to AMI’s extensive industry databases and receive support and guidance from our knowledgeable team of market consultants and magazine editors. The full-time role will involve some overseas travel.

AMI is a leading organiser of plastics industry conferences, running over 65 events per year in Europe, the U.S., Asia and the Middle East. It is currently growing its portfolio of international events and the new content producer will play a key role in this expansion.

Role responsibilities:

  • Conduct primary and secondary research to identify market trends and enable the production of high quality conference programmes tailored to the needs of the industry.
  • Create relevant, marketable conference programmes based on research.
  • Identify, approach and confirm expert speakers.
  • Project manage the event, in conjunction with the conference organiser, to ensure that key deadlines and targets are met.
  • Produce relevant content for conference literature and effective marketing campaigns.
  • Generate new topic ideas and assess viability of conference ideas.
  • Occasional business trips to attend national and international events.

Requirements:

  • Broad knowledge of plastics materials and processes. They will ideally have a degree in polymer science, polymer engineering, materials technology, chemical engineering, chemistry or a related subject.
  • Excellent organisation skills with the ability to multi-task, working on multiple projects to tight deadlines.
  • Strong communication and telephone skills with an attention to detail.
  • Fluency in English and one additional language (preferred).
  • A keen and inquisitive mind able to gather, analyse and interpret quantitative and qualitative data to identify and forecast trends, strategies and competitive dynamics within the researched sector.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID ‘36BAL'

Recruitment Consultant - Market Research, Insights, Data Analytics at SuperGrad

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: August 31, 2018

Type: Graduate

View more

About the Company:

Main business: HR and recruitment

We are London's leading graduate recruitment firm, and we're always keen to find graduates who will join us!

About the Role:

The role is to join a fast growing specialist agency working within market research, insights, data analytics and digital marketing across all industry sectors (with emphasis on FMCG and retail). As a recruitment consultant you will be working with international brands like Innocent, McDonalds, Diageo, Channel 4, Sky and Fox International as well as smaller boutique businesses. Your candidates will range from Junior Executive all the way through to Managing Director. In this job, you’d be joining a small, specialist team looking to grow up to 25 consultants over the next 4 years, so this is the perfect time to join as a recruitment consultant and help facilitate this growth, with the potential to become a team leader!

Requirements:

  • Intelligent – 2:1 degree minimum
  • Articulate – good level of written and spoken English
  • Able to clearly explain why you want to be a recruitment consultant and what it is about the industry that appeals to you
  • Mature – get your ‘career hat’ on and show you have the maturity required to progress within the business
  • Commercial – with an understanding of the importance of building long lasting relationships
  • Down to earth – not arrogant, willing to put in the graft for the reward.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '36KZ7'