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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.

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Internship Program (3 months) at Consult-Myanmar Co Ltd

Where: Myanmar

Deadline: February 15, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Consult-Myanmar Co Ltd is a leading business consultancy in Myanmar. We provide business advisory, market entry research, business partner search, company incorporation service to foreign investors planning to enter the Myanmar market.

About the Role:

In this very exciting period in Myanmar history – we offer a 3 to 4 months internship in our Yangon (Rangoon) office for graduates with the right attitude. We can take up to 4 interns a year. Compensation is modest (Kyat 300,000 per month), housing will be basic, you will have to pay for your own airfare and insurance but you will be exposed to the full spectrum of work that our consultancy performs in Myanmar. If you are quick to learn, quick on your feet, do not mind getting your hands dirty, and thrive in adverse environments then read on.

Job scope includes working on client’s projects which may involve project planning, survey design, field interview, data analysis and writing recommendations. The intern will also be responsible for covering the tech start-up scene in Yangon and conducting English lessons for Burmese kids as part of our social program. Interns are encouraged to publish an original research about the Myanmar market (subject to the approval of his/her supervisor) in a local Myanmar business journal.

Requirements:

The ideal candidate should have the following qualities:

  • A graduate from a major university.
  • Preferably from Business, Finance, Accountancy, Law, Economics or Information Technology.
  • Some working experience is desirable but not necessary as we are looking for a candidate with the right attitude and skill set.
  • Must have the desire to work in an Emerging Market where conditions are never ideal, where you need to improvise and learn as you go.
  • Demonstrated leadership and project management skills.
  • Must be resourceful, have good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Good analytical skill is a must.
  • Must be a whiz with Microsoft Office.
  • Must read, write and speak excellent English
  • Foreign language skill is a plus.

How to Apply:

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

Graduate Consultant at Business Data Partners

Where: UK - multiple

Deadline: February 16, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Business Data Partners (BDP) is a niche Data Management & Analytics consultancy with all the excitement and agility of a new company but with roots going back to 1997. BDP has successfully partnered with leading financial services, life & pensions, public and private sector clients, helping them gain valuable insight into their data and providing analytical reporting to help them achieve their strategic objectives.

About the Role:

Job Role: You will join Business Data Partners as a Graduate Consultant based from one of our offices: London, Edinburgh or Chester, but not limited too.

What to expect: Our intensive two-year graduate programme, includes structured training and development, alongside graduate community events and programme reviews. Throughout the programme, you will have a solid support structure around you as you gain industry experience and achieve professional qualifications.

Graduate Programme: On joining, you will receive your induction to the company which will introduce you to how we operate as a business and your fellow graduates as well as the wider team.

The first two months of the graduate programme will include comprehensive SAS training and consultancy training to prepare you for client placement. As the programme progresses you will receive additional training to further develop and expand your skillset. Throughout the programme we encourage you to attend and become involved in the organisation of community events. You will receive regular programme reviews where you will be able to give feedback on your experiences and progress to-date as well as future aspirations.

After your initial training period you will be ready for client placement to put into practice what you have learnt in your two months of training and gain live project experience. This is your chance to shine and fully experience life as a graduate consultant.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'D99WX'

Client Service and Operations Internship at Valet Apartments

Where: Greater London

Deadline: February 16, 2018

Type: Internship

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The Role:

Valet Apartments is a specialist provider of premium accommodation, taking pride in offering exceptional homes in central city locations. We are a young, dynamic company accommodating thousands of clients each month across our property portfolio, using partner platforms and our own website. We are actively looking for young talent with a keen interest in our industry for a 3 to 6 month internship, with a view to joining us as permanent employees should they demonstrate exceptional talent.

Key responsibilities of the role:

  • Ensuring excellence in our customer service, and maximum client satisfaction
  • Ensuring that all clients receive adequate information regarding their arrival to a property.
  • Ensuring all properties have been checked between stays and maintenance requirements have been satisfied before the clients' arrival.
  • Coordinate with arrivals team to ensure team members are being efficiently allocated.
  • Coordinate with occupants during stays to ensure all expectations are being met
  • Assist in our marketing efforts by creating content for our Social Media and Direct Marketing (e.g. Newsletters).
  • Build occupant database for future marketing.
  • General office management.
  • Deal with and resolve complaints.

Day-to-day activities will include:

  • Arrival management.
  • Client communication – outbound and inbound calls and emails.
  • Organising property maintenance & repairs
  • Social media marketing, Blog writing, Newsletters, General Content Writing
  • Office management

Rewards:

£400 per month plus an unlimited London travelcard

How to apply:

Please send a CV with a cover letter to careers@valetapartments.com

Business Management Graduate Scheme at British Sugar

Where: England - East Midlands

Deadline: February 16, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: Engineering and manufacturing

Leading sugar supplier in the UK

About the Role:

During the two year programme you will have responsibility for delivering key projects as well as conducting day to day operations. On successful completion of the scheme you will be appointed into a Frontline Manager role in one of our business areas. This will be based on business need and the performance shown over the course of the programme.

Requirements:

  • A 2:1 or higher degree (or equivalent) in any subject.
  • Courses with industrial work experience are desirable but not essential.
  • Ability to relocate within the UK throughout the duration of, and at the end of the scheme

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3668D'

Asset Management 13 Month Placement at PACCAR Financial

Where: England - South West

Deadline: February 16, 2018

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

PACCAR Financial, the in-house financier of DAF, offers customized financial services that completely focus on the transport sector. Like no other, PACCAR Financial understands your business, which makes them a real business partner. Naturally for the financing of your trucks, but also for complete combinations, including superstructures and trailers. With various financing possibilities, including repair and maintenance. PACCAR Financial always offers a perfect solution, tailored to your individual requirements.

About the Role:

This is a full time 13 month placement commencing in July 2018, aimed at students between the second and third years of study. This role would be suitable for a commercially aware student who has a good understanding of the business environment with a keen interest in marketing, technology & interacting with customers.

Our placement is open to ambitious, self-motivated and confident students who are undertaking a degree in relevant courses which provide a good understanding of business, economics, marketing or IT. It is an excellent opportunity to not only gain exposure to all aspects of the business, but also gives full ownership and responsibility for projects within a market leading company.

Requirements:

  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • An ability to communicate confidently and professionally at all levels
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Windows
  • A pro-active individual who has the ability to work independently
  • Good team working skills with a flexible approach

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '36V4L'

Marketing Graduate at BGL Group

Where: England - East

Deadline: February 17, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Just over two decades ago, BGL started its own adventure as we launched into the UK insurance market. We’ve since grown to become one of the UK’s leading digital distributors of personal lines insurance & household financial services, with over 8 million customers, impressive financial results, and have started to explore new markets. Our group is home to brands such as comparethemarket.com, BeagleStreet.com and LesFurets.com.

About the Role:

Our two year marketing scheme offers you four rotations across some of our fantastic brands which could include Comparethemarket.com, Beagle Street, Frontline and LesFurets in Paris with each brand giving you exposure to our integrated marketing disciplines. You could be placed in Brand & Communications, Digital, Planning & Performance, PR, Product and eCommerce. Alongside this you will receive a rigorous development programme consisting of both professional development as well as support to achieve a CIM Diploma in Professional Marketing.

Requirements:

  • Your University degree: an excellent academic background (any degree subject will be considered)
  • Excellent numeracy skills;

  • Strong analytical capability

  • Entrepreneurial flair to spot new business opportunities and help us grow

  • Creativity and adventurous thinking to help us disrupt and lead the market

  • Energy and ambition to make the most of our fast-paced environment

  • Desire to build your career and become a Marketing leader of tomorrow

How to Apply:

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

Procurement Summer Placement Programme at Centrica plc

Where: UK

Deadline: February 19, 2018

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Centrica are an energy and services company, we deliver every day to 28 million customers worldwide, and everything we do is focused on satisfying the changing needs of our customers. Serving our customers is what we are known for, what we are good at and where we have distinctive capabilities. We want to make people’s lives easier, simpler and more connected.

About the Role:

Spend 10 weeks working on a real project with real responsibilities and give yourself a great head start in your career. Join us, on our summer placement programme, and you will discover what it would be like to play a critical role in our organisation as part of our procurement team.

The programme includes understanding the importance of working with colleagues to confirm their needs, research and analysis of supply markets to gain insight into what drives our suppliers. Plus, you could gain experience of devising sourcing strategies that ensure maximum value for money. It will take a lot of hard work and initiative on your part. But in return you’ll get to develop career-boosting skills and could earn yourself a place on our graduate programme if you really stand out from the crowd.

Requirements:

  • We look for proactive, can-do students who have a genuine desire to learn about our business and industry. You must be a penultimate- or final-year student expecting a 2:1 degree (2:2 if combined with a Master’s).

Due to the popularity of this programme it may be necessary to bring forward the deadline. We would encourage you to complete and submit your application at your earliest convenience to avoid disappointment.

How to Apply:

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

Graduate Opportunities at Wincanton

Where: UK - multiple

Deadline: February 19, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Wincanton is the largest British logistics firm, providing supply chain consultancy and solutions to some of the world’s most admired brands. We employ approximately 17,500 people across more than 200 sites and have a 3,600-strong fleet of vehicles. We work with some of the UK’s best-known companies including ASDA, B&Q, Marks & Spencer, Nestle, Heinz and BAE Systems, to name but a few.

About the Role:

You will be expected to contribute and have an impact from day one fulfilling “actual roles” within our operation, supported by a comprehensive structured training programme and relevant job-related training. Mentored by an experienced manager, you will be supported through any relevant qualifications whilst gaining important on-the-job work experience as well as attending various personal development courses. You will be fully immersed in the workings of the business, interacting with key decision makers whilst at the same time being coached and mentored. In return, we require you to be eager to learn, keen to get ahead, ambitious, confident in challenging the ‘norm’ and be willing to experience different aspects of the business.

This is a brilliant opportunity to join a thriving business and build a career that will enable you to achieve your potential.

Requirements:

  • As a minimum, we require you to have a 2:1 or above in a relevant graduate qualification or equivalent
  • Flexible approach to location
  • The desire to take on real responsibility from day one
  • The drive and ambition to succeed in an exciting and challenging environment
  • A Self-starter – who is both curious and enthusiastic
  • Innovative and creative (with high attention to detail and strong analytical skills)
  • Willingness to challenge the ‘status quo’ and able to present views convincingly in a clear and consistent manner
  • Get the bigger picture – and recognise the wider impact of decisions made
  • Enthusiasm to learn a broad range of skills and technical logistics capabilities over a short period of time

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '7MZD3'