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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.

ACA Graduate Trainee (Audit) at Blick Rothenberg Limited

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: July 11, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

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

Blick Rothenberg is a market leading accounting, tax and advisory practice.

Our standards are extremely high and our atmosphere is lively, friendly and stimulating. Many of our clients are part of substantial groups with strong international connections. Others are SMEs (Small and Medium sized Enterprises), high net worth individuals, professional firms and charities. As we do not split the varying facets of our work into separate compartments, we are able to offer our trainees variety, stimulation, challenge and early responsibility. We are also committed to the development of our trainees.

About the Role:

We run a series of in-house practical training courses. In the first few weeks, trainees receive a basic grounding in audit and accountancy.

In addition to technical training, our courses cover personal development and managerial skills such as communication, aseertiveness, teamwork, critical thinking and negotiation.

By the time you are in your final year with us, you should be working closely with some of our largest clients and supervising junior trainees. You will have practical experience, excellent personal and professional skills and you will be familiar with the latest developments in the chartered accountancy profession. You will have a solid all-round working knowledge of the profession and will be in a position to begin to formulate your ideas for the future.

We are small enough that no one need ever feel that they are simply a cog in a machine, but we are large enough to offer a challenging and satisfying variety of work. Some of our partners either trained with us or joined us shortly after qualifying, and there is always scope for good trainees to build a fulfilling and successful career within the firm.

Requirements:

We look for students who want to work in a medium-sized firm – we are not a cut-down version of the Big 4 but exist very much on our own terms and in our own right. We are looking for ambition, analytical ability and enterprise in potential trainees. Good communication skills, both written and oral are also a must, as are the personal skills necessary to work as a member of a team and to maintain good relations with clients.

We naturally assume that candidates who wish to enter the profession will be able to demonstrate a high level of numeracy and the intellectual calibre necessary to pass demanding professional examinations. That means you will need to have obtained grade B in GCSE Maths and English Language, at least 300 UCAS Tariff points from your top three A-level grades (excluding General Studies) if completed before 2017 or 120 UCAS points after 2017, or equivalent, and to have or be heading towards a 2:1 degree or better.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '36X8L'

Graduate Consultancy at Roke Manor Research Ltd

Where: South East England

Deadline: July 12, 2018

Type: Graduate

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Kick-start your career by joining a fast-growing team delivering high quality analysis and consultancy to the Defence, National Security and Commercial markets. Joining Roke as a Graduate Consultant gives you the opportunity to be part of a successful team that is delivering real change to high profile customers including the UK Army and Home Office. From day one, we’ll make full use of your skills and stretch and develop your abilities, working as part of a team solving a range of challenging customer problems from organisational change through to options analysis.

You’ll be asked to learn and share in a collaborative, innovative and stimulating environment to create high impact outcomes. You’ll have the chance to understand and exploit Roke’s world class heritage in communications, networks and sensors and use our market leading capabilities in areas such as benefits modelling and data visualisation. You’ll work with world leading experts on a range of interesting problems, benefit from competitive salaries, inclusive and interesting training and a stunning location.

You'll be joining an organisation with a formidable reputation in the industry renowned for defining, guiding and developing new capability for UK and international markets. Based in the beautiful Hampshire countryside you'll not only receive an exceptional benefits package, but enjoy a fantastic quality of life.

Requirements

  • You will need a good honours degree in one of the following: Operational Research, Physics, Mathematics, Economics, Business Management, Systems Engineering
  • Problem solving skills
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong customer engagement and team working skills
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • These roles will be based at our Romsey offices but you must also be willing to work in other locations including London and Gloucester if required.

How to apply?

Log in to your Careers Connect account and search Reference ID 'D3GGX' for more information on how to apply.

Kerry Operations Graduate Programme at Kerry Group

Where: Ireland

Deadline: July 13, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: Engineering and manufacturing

Kerry Group is a world leader in food and beverage manufacturing & has enjoyed phenomenal success since its formation in 1972. Today, Kerry Group has 23,000 employees globally, 15,000 products and revenues of €6.1 billion. As a company we strive for excellence in everything we do. Our business is comprised of 2 divisions: Kerry -Taste & Nutrition & Kerry Foods.

About the Role:

As an Operations Graduate, you will be responsible for co-ordinating and driving the delivery of operational targets, initiatives and improvements at our European manufacturing facilities.

Here’s some of the really tasty bits about our programme:

  • We make graduates permanent from the outset.
  • We are a global company exploring global opportunities. A large proportion of those on our Graduate Programme get to work and live abroad.
  • Many of our directors and department heads began their careers through our Graduate Programme. Motivation and passion can take you all the way to the top.
  • Responsibility comes early. We want you to develop the functional and leadership skills you need to make a real difference.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'OXO42'

Commercial Graduate Scheme 2018 at Firmstep

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: July 16, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Firmstep is the leading customer service software provider to the UK Public Sector. We are passionate about helping organisations improve their service and make savings.

About the Role:

Core Assignments:

  • Sales and Business Development
  • Consultancy and Project Management
  • Marketing and Social Media
  • Support and Customer Service

Other assignments may be undertaken as opportunities arise.

Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Self-motivation and a desire to take on new challenges
  • Good sense of business theory and analytical skills

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'QV4O8'

Junior Recruitment Consultant at Franklin Fitch

Where: Greater London

Deadline: July 18, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About Franklin Fitch:

Here at Franklin Fitch we are looking for motivated, business driven team members with excellent communication skills and an appetite for success. We are a Specialist IT Recruitment Consultancy bringing people and business together in London and Frankfurt. Over the last five years we have established ourselves as a European market leader in Networking, Systems Infrastructure and Security recruitment.

We are continuously looking for talented people with a strong entrepreneurial spirit to join our team as a Junior Recruitment Consultant. If you think you have what it takes to succeed and build a career that has an impact – get in touch with us!

Your main duties include

  • Client acquisition and development of sustainable relationships
  • Active sourcing of, and networking with, potential candidates using our internal database and various career platforms
  • Qualification, pre-selection and monitoring of candidates through the entire application process
  • Creating and placing job advertisements on various platforms
  • Identifying new national and international sales opportunities

Who you are

  • You have completed a degree or apprenticeship in any industry
  • You are motivated to learn and to further develop your skills
  • Enthusiasm, resilience and excellent communication skills are amongst your most powerful qualities
  • You can inspire and persuade others
  • Professional appearance
  • You possess a passion for sales
  • You have excellent English skills, both written and spoken

What you can expect from us

  • Take part in our Masterclass Training Program: extensive, continuous training in our academy, allowing you to kick-start your career as a consultant
  • In addition to a competitive fixed salary and a very appealing commission model, your success is rewarded with many exciting incentives (Vegas Baby!)
  • A permanent employment relationship
  • Attractive career progression and development opportunities
  • Diverse and challenging activities in a future-oriented work environment
  • Freedom of action and autonomous working right from the start
  • An international, dynamic team and an exciting, positive atmosphere

How to apply:

Do you want to work for a fast-growing and quickly-developing company? Then please call us or send us your application via e-mail! Contact and Application: Patricia Ballweg, p.ballweg@franklinfitch.com, +44 203 696 7931

Graduate Marketing Executive in Cyber Security by TEISS Recruitment

Where: Greater London

Deadline: July 19, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Role:

Our client, the world’s leading machine learning company for cyber security, are currently seeking a graduate to work in an exciting, fast-moving environment at the cutting edge of UK technology.

As a Marketing Executive, you will have a wide range of responsibilities, including writing and producing sales and marketing materials, running events across Europe, creating and executing marketing programmes, communicating the companies unique proposition to a range of stakeholders, and much more.

You will be joining a dynamic and talented team, dedicated to rapidly building a world-class cyber security company.

Education and Experience

  • University degree, with a First or 2:1, in any discipline (humanities preferred)
  • Motivated self-starter
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Flexible mind-set
  • European languages are an advantage

How to Apply:

For more info please get in touch – info@teissrecruitment.co.uk or 0208 349 6473

Business Development Executive (Digital Media) at Graduate Fasttrack

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: July 26, 2018

Type: Graduate

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This E-Commerce platform has grown to become one of the leading daily deal sites in the UK and one of the fastest growing UK eCommerce businesses with annualised revenues up 160% year on year. Their culture is characterised by entrepreneurialism, analytical thinking and a willingness to go the extra mile to help the business succeed. This is a business that will invest in you as an employee and expects your investment in the business to make you successful. This role is all about ideas generation! You will be creating and sourcing new opportunities and building partnerships with businesses (new clients and developing existing relationships). A full overview of the progression route and the career development opportunities that are available to you will be clearly laid out from the beginning. This graduate role is a great mixture of business development, marketing and sales and you will develop strong skills in all of these areas.


Marketing, Business Development & Sales

You will ensure a mutually beneficial deal is created for the client, the merchant and the growing customer base through marketing knowledge and negotiation. With a creative approach, you will be actively involved in pitches, presentations and proposals. As a source of contact for the client, you will be on-hand to respond to their enquiries and provide/update them with relevant information. Client meetings, delivering propositions and delivering an excellent customer service, are all part of this role.

Requirements

  • Entrepreneurial spirit, dedication and resilience are essential for this role
  • Ideally you are creative, with a basic knowledge of maths
  • An understanding of the internet as a business tool is essential
  • Self-motivated, you are a results-orientated team player and driven to get things done!
  • Excellent presentation, communication and negotiation skills are required.
  • Experience in a sales and/or customer service environment is desirable, but not essential
  • You should possess the ability to build positive working relationships, using your initiative and exercising sound judgement
  • A flexible and adaptable individual – successfully able to manage time

How to apply?

Log in to your Careers Connect account and search Reference ID 'QVDYN' for more information on how to apply.

Graduate Transport Planner/Modeller at Fore Consulting Ltd

Where: Leeds/Manchester

Deadline: July 26, 2018

Type: Graduate

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Fore is a leading independent advisor delivering expert advice and bespoke services to clients throughout the UK in the transport and development sectors. We are an energetic and ambitious company and due to our increasing workload we are seeking to recruit exceptional individuals to join our expanding team to help us deliver an interesting variety of projects for our growing client base. We have opportunities available for Graduates in Leeds and Manchester working on projects across the UK.

These are exciting opportunities to join an experienced and growing team and work on a range of projects for a wide variety of clients. At Fore we encourage personal growth and professional development. We offer a varied workload including advice to developers, transport modelling, working with public transport operators and developing transport strategies and funding solutions for local authorities.

Requirements

  • Ideal candidates are likely to have a BSc/MSc in an analytical subject such as mathematics, science, economics, geography, or engineering.
  • Strong analytical and communicational skills.
  • Logical approach to problem solving.

How to apply?

Log on to your Careers Connect account and search Reference ID 'EA3BM' for more information on how to apply.