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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.

Graduate Recruitment Consultant at Stroud Resourcing

Where: England - North Yorkshire

Deadline: January 7, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : HR and recruitment

Stroud Resourcing is a boutique award-winning York based headhunting firm. We have ambitious growth plans – our York office will be quadrupling in growth within the next 3 years and we have plans to open a London office.

About the Role:

We are a great business with a renowned reputation for delivering results, so we have high expectations of our employees – you will need to be passionate about delivering great customer service and be able to follow a process. You must have a temperament that can cope with setbacks and take feedback constructively – you are constantly learning in this role, it’s highly complex. You must be naturally engaging, personable, with a good sense of humour!

This job offers the freedom to make autonomous decisions everyday – few jobs offer the flexibility that comes with a career in recruitment – there is a genuine sense of ownership. Our existing Graduates come from various course backgrounds, Business Management, Psychology, Maths & Physics, History & Politics – we don’t filter applications by course choice or results - we recruit for attitude and train for skill.

How to Apply:

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

Graduate Programme at Arla

Where: England - West Yorkshire

Deadline: January 7, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Engineering and manufacturing

At Arla, we do so much more than make some of the world's favourite dairy products. We make healthy taste delicious, mornings worth getting up for and family dinners unforgettable. Cravendale, Anchor, Lurpak and Tickler - names like these make us a vital, natural part of modern life in over 100 countries around the world. We have 4,000 UK and 19,000 global employees at the heart of it. Every single one of us plays an important role and together we build on our 10bn Euros turnover and establish our position as one of the largest dairy companies in the world.

About the Role:

The F15 Graduate Programme is a fast track leadership programme that includes 3 different 8 month rotations. Each rotation will be in a new business area and location where you will get to work on high profile projects while growing your strategic and functional skillsets.

Being part of a leadership programme means that you will join assigned training weeks in different markets, focusing on lea­dership skills, strategy, change and your own personal development. In addition, on-the-job as well as functional training will be closely linked to your role in the organisation.

Requirements:

You have recently graduated, obtaining minimum a bachelor’s degree from university within e.g. business, marketing, finance or the like, but otherwise, there is no predefined definition of your educational background. You have an open and curious mindset enabling you to gain an insight into and understanding of Arla Foods as a whole. In addition, it is essential that you:

  • Are globally mobile and committed to making a difference in a diverse environment
  • Have an entrepreneurial mind-set
  • Have a keen interest in digital processes
  • Have an in-depth understanding of current business and market trends
  • Have a desire to take part in driving change as part of our ambitious transformation journey

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'QWY8N'

Management Consulting Graduate Analyst at CIL Management Consultants

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: January 9, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

CIL is a consulting firm with a market-leading position within our niche. Most of our engagements involve an M&A element, primarily to advise private equity firms who are looking to invest in high growth businesses in the UK and Europe. We also provide strategy consulting to a variety of companies, from global blue chips to the UK’s most successful smaller businesses. We work across a wide range of sectors, including healthcare, IT, financial services, energy, manufacturing, leisure, business services and many others.

Although we work in structured project teams, we are socially very equal, lively and inclusive. There are no corner offices, no private fiefdoms, no cliques – we work in open-plan offices and are not political. We think ‘a culture’ is something larger firms have to invent. Ours is the product of the individuals we employ. We have two UK offices, one in London and one in Frome in the South West. We have recently opened our Chicago office.

About the Role:

Interested in strategy consulting? Want to be part of a friendly, fast-growing firm? Looking for early exposure to top-tier private equity clients and rapid, meritocratic progression? If so, then an Analyst role with CIL Management Consultants in our London office may well be for you.

Like all consulting firms, we are only as good as our people. In order to continue our strong growth, we want to recruit bright, motivated graduates from Sheffield to join us in our London office starting in September 2019.

The analyst role is the first stage in a strategy consultant’s career. It is a highly demanding job – we will expect a lot from you, but you will receive first class training and will gain valuable experience with which to build a successful career. CIL analysts are an integral part of our project teams

Requirements:

  • Strong academic background (we are degree agnostic) from a world class university
  • Intellectual horsepower and curiosity for solving business problems
  • Motivation and ambition, able to stand on their own two feet
  • Strong team working and people skills
  • Outstanding numeracy, written and verbal communication skills
  • Humility and quiet self-confidence – we are not an ‘alpha’ environment
  • A keen sense of humour and broad shoulders.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'ON3J2'

2019 Spring Insight Programme at BlackRock Investment Management (UK)

Where: England - Greater London, Scotland, Mainland Europe

Deadline: January 13, 2019

Type: Employer Insight Event

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About the Company:

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

BlackRock is one of the world’s pre-eminent asset management firms and a premier provider of investment management, risk management and advisory services to institutional, intermediary and individual investors around the world. BlackRock’s approach is based on our conviction that we can combine our market insights, proprietary technology, culture of teamwork and information sharing, analytical rigour and focus on risk management into an ability to deliver performance in all market environments.

About the Opportunity:

Our Spring Insight Programme offers an immersive experience within one of our business areas. You’ll participate in work shadowing, a group project, networking and social events, whilst gaining valuable work experience at a globally recognised brand.

This opportunity is a week-long initiative (taking place in April 2019) for motivated students graduating in 2021.

Roles:

  • Advisory & Client Services
    • Provide strategic advisory and enterprise investment system services for a diverse client base - from asset managers, to pension funds to governments around the world.
    • Locations: London, Frankfurt, Milan, Zurich

  • Analytics & Risk
    • Develop and deliver tailored advice, risk management and investment system services to governments, corporations and many of the world’s largest investors.
    • Locations: London

  • Corporate Functions & Business Operations
    • Foster BlackRock’s brand, culture and reputation globally, while simultaneously harnessing our collective intelligence to ensure streamlined operations across the firm.
    • Locations: London

  • Investments
    • Build and analyse investment strategies, portfolios and products for a broad range of institutional and retail clients.
    • Locations: London

  • Relationship Management & Sales
    • Develop and deliver investment products and solutions for clients worldwide. Create marketing strategies around these solutions, and use them to build new client relationships.
    • Locations: London, Frankfurt, Milan, Zurich

  • Technology
    • Build and support Aladdin, the technology platform that powers our firm and the investment industry as a whole. Utilise sophisticated technology to develop applications, deliver custom solutions and ensure a superior end-user experience.
    • Locations: London, Edinburgh

Please note that for Continental European locations, you are required to speak the local language at a fluent level (e.g. if you are applying for a role in Frankfurt, you will be required to speak German).

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '7GA2X'

First Year Insight Programmes at Nomura

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: January 13, 2019

Type: Employer Insight Event

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About the Company:

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

Nomura is an Asia-based financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30 countries. By ‘Connecting Markets East & West’, Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and governments through its three business divisions: Retail, Asset Management, and Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking). Founded in 1925, the firm is built on a tradition of disciplined entrepreneurship, serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought leadership.

About the programmes:

If you are an ambitious, high achieving candidate in your first year of university or second year of a four-year course (graduating in 2021), and would like a unique insight into the exciting career opportunities at a leading global investment bank, then you should apply to our two week Women’s Immersion Programme or the four day Explore Nomura Programme.

Challenge yourself by increasing your exposure to our three divisions: Investment Banking, Global Markets and Corporate Infrastructure, where you will have the chance to experience some of the most important business functions within an investment bank and understand the fundamental practices and principles of the business. You will gain real-life experience in a fast-paced environment; meet new people and develop a valuable network for career information and direct support.

  • 2019 Explore Nomura Programme
    • The Explore Nomura Programme is a unique four day classroom based opportunity to gain an early insight into Investment Banking and the skills necessary for success. The Programme features desk shadowing, networking events and case study exercises. Through its focus on Investment Banking, Global Markets and Corporate Infrastructure, you will have the chance to experience some of the most important business functions within an Investment Bank.
  • 2019 Women’s Immersion Programme
    • The Women’s Immersion Programme will be a two week paid internship working with a team in one of our Investment Banking, Global Markets, and Corporate Infrastructure divisions. This desk based opportunity will increase your exposure to and understanding of the fundamentals of investment banking; gain real-life experience in a fast-paced environment; identify valuable career development skills; meet new people and develop a network for career information and support.
    • At the end of the Explore or Immersion Programme you will have the opportunity to be fast-tracked to final round interviews for 2020 Summer Internship Programme interviews.

Requirements:

At Nomura our goal is to attract and develop exceptionally talented people who share our passion for individual excellence and our commitment to teamwork. We recruit graduates and interns with a high level of academic and extra-curricular achievement, who will be able to withstand the rigours of a rapidly changing, demanding but ultimately rewarding environment.

To apply for a 2019 First Year insight programme, candidates should be graduating in 2021.

Fluency in English is essential.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'EX8ZM'

Graduate Development Programme at National Grid

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: January 13, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Energy and utilities

National Grid is one of the largest investor-owned energy companies in the world and was named Responsible Business of the Year 2014 by Business in the Community. We own and manage the grids that connect people to the energy they need, from whatever the source. In Britain and the north-eastern states of the US we run systems that deliver gas and electricity to millions of people, businesses and communities.

In Britain, we run the gas and electricity systems that our society is built on, delivering gas and electricity across the country. In the North Eastern US, we connect more than seven million gas and electric customers to vital energy sources, essential for our modern lifestyles.

About the Role:

National Grid’s 2019 Graduate Development Programme will be open for applications from Monday 24th September for enthusiastic and focused individuals to apply for rewarding roles within the business.

The graduate programme is 18 months long which consists of 3 six month placements, with the exception of the Finance graduate programme which is 3 years long (consisting of 3 twelve month placements). Throughout these placements, you undertake various training modules, from hands on technical training to personal development/soft skills training.

Our graduate programme provides the perfect start to your career. During the programme you’ll be supported by not only a dedicated team within our training academy but also managers and colleagues. Once you complete the graduate scheme, you’ll move into a full time role within National Grid and continue your development and career.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'DY9DJ'

Graduate Trainee Recruitment Consultant at Cloud International

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: January 14, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : HR and recruitment

With offices in Boston, Leeds and London, Cloud International is one of the fastest growing IT recruitment consultancies in the market. We are looking for Recruitment Consultants at all levels to join us and take advantage of the opportunities that come with being part of a rapidly growing business.

At Cloud our success is based on our core belief that if we provide the platform for members of our Team to achieve their financial, career and personal aspirations they will in turn provide a unique level of service across the markets in which we operate.

About the Role:

  • Candidate Sourcing – through using the superb tools at your disposal, attending Conferences or Networking Events and Advertising you will be tasked with finding the top Talent available in your market.
  • Business to Business Selling - it will be your job to explain to clients why Cloud is different. The good news is that there is a lot that makes Cloud a unique proposition for the businesses we work with as demonstrated by our success.
  • Managing the Interview Process - Once you have your Clients and Candidates a key part of the role is ensuring a smooth application process that ultimately ends with your Candidate being successful.
  • Meetings - You will need to get out there and meet as many people as possible across your market to help build relationships that last.

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'JV4Z9'