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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.

Intern SEO - Digital Marketing at VoucherCodes

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: July 5, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: Retail, sales and purchasing

VoucherCodes, part of RetailMeNot, is a leading savings destination for consumers, helping connect millions of smart shoppers with more than 5,000 restaurant, retail and leisure brands across the UK. We’re a truly omnichannel business partner, providing strategic support to help promote major players online and on the high street to our database of more than 8 million engaged customers.

About the Role:

Responsibilities & Projects:

  • Drive traffic and conversion to VoucherCodes website via organic search
  • Implement SEO site improvements such as title tag and meta description tests as agreed with manager
  • Running site audits, keyword research and recommendations against SEO and business ranking goals
  • Report on successes achieved within the team with weekly SEO reports for the business
  • Assist with gap analysis and competitor reviews to identify potential threats and opportunities in the SEO landscape
  • Assisting with sharing SEO knowledge and benefits within the wider organisation
  • Feed into on-page / technical SEO roadmap
  • Feed in requirements and recommend sites to work with for outreach in terms of content production and distribution
  • Help prioritise work based on company targets, priorities and stakeholder expectations
  • Analysing backlinks & reporting quarterly.

Requirements:

Required Qualification and Experience:

  • Experience of working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • Able to work on multiple projects with tight deadlines.
  • Good analytical skills including Excel.
  • A true team player with a ‘can do’, flexible approach to your work.
  • A willingness to learn and develop.
  • A basic understanding of SEO
  • Self-starter, analytical, methodical with a passion for technology.
  • Good business acumen

Desirable Skills & Experience:

  • As a SEO intern, you will be part of a team ensuring that the VoucherCodes.co.uk website meets best practice on-page and technical SEO. You will work on a variety of SEO projects across multiple platforms including desktop, Tablet and mobile websites.
  • Your passion for SEO, attention to detail, ability to work under pressure, and ability to communicate with business owners, designers and technical teams will improve our website search engine performance.
  • You will be a pro-active communicator and an ambassador for SEO within the company; educating stakeholders of the importance of SEO, helping it to become "business as usual" in all work within VoucherCodes.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'XXY7O'

Graduate Tax Trainee through The Graduate Recruitment Specialist Ltd.

Where: England - East Midlands

Deadline: July 5, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

An award-winning Chartered Accountants, Business & Tax Advisory firm who only recruits the best of graduate talent to develop within their organisation.

What makes this firm different from the competitors is the integrated approach that their accounts production, taxation, business advice and audit departments work in unison. This means that the team can look at a client’s position whilst considering all aspects and opportunities. That said, they firmly believe that the ‘one hat fits all’ approach is not for them. They understand that all clients require a bespoke service based on their specific requirements.

About the Role:

They are currently recruiting for a talented graduate who wishes to enter into a career in taxation with full support for study.

Duties will include:

  • Assisting the wider taxation team to service clients
  • Prepare client tax computations and returns supervised by senior colleagues
  • Ensure client files have all relevant documentation and are continually maintained
  • Ad hoc tax assignments
  • Working to pre- agreed budgets and time lines to complete tax compliance duties
  • Take responsibility for all client matters as directed by senior associates
  • Ensure professional standards are met

The opportunity also comes with a fully funded professional study package for CTA/ACA qualification.

Requirements:

This award winning firm are looking for graduates who bring something special to the firm and who also have some distinctive qualities. They want driven people who think creatively about their work, embrace challenges and can resolve complex problems

  • 2:1 or above in any degree discipline (Red brick university)
  • Minimum of 300 UCAS points (to have achieved in the same academic year, from your best 3 A Levels and excluding General Studies).
  • Grade B or above in GCSE English Language and Maths.
  • Demonstrates strong analytical and research skills
  • Takes ownership of assigned tasks and adopts a pro-active approach
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload
  • Produces accurate and timely work
  • Participates in meetings, providing information and ideas with clarity and persuasiveness
  • Respects differences in people and values diversity of ideas
  • Applies active listening skills – asks questions when necessary but makes basic assumptions when appropriate
  • Demonstrates drive and commitment to self-development

  • Professional approach to work and clients i.e. professional appearance, respect for individuals, and ethical conduct
  • Actively seeks to enhance own expertise and knowledge
  • Committed to personal and professional development

How to Apply;

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'N23KW'

Graduate Recruitment Consultant at Advanced Clinical Recruitment

Where: England - South Yorkshire

Deadline: July 6, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : HR and recruitment

ACR focus exclusively on the supply of Talent to the Life Sciences industry globally.

Operating from the UK but delivering international reach, we are truly global talent experts within Life Sciences.

We believe in finding the right people for the very best jobs. Our consultants immerse themselves in their respective verticals within the Pharma/Life Science/Devices industries and we seek to add value beyond staffing and aim to be thought-leaders within our niche.

About the Role:

The role will involve working with a team of experienced Recruitment Consultants/Managers to identify and qualify mid to senior level candidates with existing and new clients.

This will be achieved through the following core activity:

  • Headhunting / Networking
  • Searching our in-house database
  • Utilising internet based tools such as job boards and professional networking sites
  • Briefing / screening candidates by telephone and 'asking for referrals'.

Tailored (non-generic) training and development is ongoing throughout your career at ACR Ltd and our in-house programme is one of the best in its class.

Requirements:

The successful candidate will be a bright, clever and ambitious individual with a strong sense of sales and customer service

How to Apply:

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

Register your interest - Graduate or Internship schemes at Virgin Media

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: July 6, 2018

Type: Employer Insight Event

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About the Company:

Main business: IT

Our customers expect to be dazzled. Whether it’s TV, mobile, home phone or super-fast broadband services across the UK, at Virgin Media we’re 110% focused on making their lives easier, richer and a little bit more fun.

Virgin Media is a place where things happen, and we give our people the power to make them happen. Because it's not just about changing the game for our customers, our business, and the industry. It's about changing the game for our people too. We turn them on to new experiences and big opportunities, ignite what makes them great and empower them to make their time with us their own. Together, we turn it on.

About the Role:

A little birdy (OK, the Times Top 100 Employers) told us that you might be interested in one of our fantastic graduate or internship schemes.

If you’re looking for a lightning-fast start to your career, a red hot development programme and the opportunity to be part of the UK's largest TV & Broadband company, we’ve got just the thing for you. Our 2019 Early Careers programmes haven’t opened for applications yet, but we’ve created a secret portal where you can register your interest and be at the front of the queue when they do.

How to Apply:

To get started, just click here, pop your details in, and you’ll be good to go – it really is as simple as that!

Graduate Trainee - Communications at Wellcome Trust

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: July 6, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: Research and analysis

We are a global charitable foundation dedicated to achieving extraordinary improvements in human and animal health.

We support the brightest minds in biomedical research and the medical humanities. Our breadth of support includes public engagement, education and the application of research to improve health.

About the Role:

We are excited to offer an opportunity for a graduate to gain experience with our Communications team working across internal communications and research communications with a focus on social media. This is a two-year placement starting in September 2018.

In this dynamic role, you will have the opportunity to work across several key aspects of modern communications, including social media, press, content creation and strategy, campaigns, understanding audiences, message development and internal communications. At the end of the two years, you will have gained a thorough grounding in modern communications practice, while making important contributions to our work.

You will work with two busy teams supporting Internal Communications, and Research Communications with a focus on social content.

As part of the role you can expect to:

  • Support the Head of Internal Communications and Internal Communications Manager to deliver cross-Wellcome campaigns and employee engagement initiatives
  • Manage standalone communications campaigns and events from start to finish that contribute to the delivery of our strategy
  • Develop an in depth understanding of Wellcome and build strong relationships with departments and individuals at all levels
  • Support the Social Content Lead to create and deliver engaging social content around Wellcome’s core messages across all our channels
  • Report social media insights to key people around Wellcome to understand how social media is a key channel for our communications
  • Support the production, development and promotion of Mosaic
  • Support the discovery, development, promotion and evaluation of stories about research, including digital content.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'E9ONL'

Graduate Management Trainee at Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Where: England - Multiple

Deadline: July 7, 2018

Type: Graduate

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Company Overview

Enterprise Rent-A-Car is the largest rental car company in the world. We have over 90,000 employees and over 9,000 locations globally including U.K and USA. Enterprise operates over 1.7 million vehicles worldwide, has annual revenues of more than $19.5 billion.

Job Requirements and Benefits

Ideal candidates will have a background in sales, management, marketing, retail, hotel, restaurant, tourism, or customer service. Candidates must have the motivation to excel within a busy sales and customer driven environment. A university degree is in any subject is required, a valid driver's licence is a must.

Career Opportunities

Enterprise is recognised as one of the United Kingdom's leading management development organisations by allowing you to run your own business, hire and manage your own team, and gain crucial business training in a very short period of time. The Management Training programme is often referred to as a "business school crash course" because from day one, you will actively participate in everything from sales and marketing, to customer service, to accounting and finance.

How to Apply

For those interested in our nationally-recognised Management Training programme, please apply on our website which has all the opportunities around the Country: https://www.enterprisealive.co.uk/

Sales Executive - PistonHeads at Haymarket Media Group

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: July 8, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: Media, journalism and publishing

Haymarket Media Group creates award-winning specialist content for international audiences. The company has over 70 market-leading brands, connecting people and communities across print, digital, mobile and live media, across the UK, US, Asia, India and Germany. Although our portfolio is diverse, our philosophy is the same across borders and markets: deliver brand experiences that truly meet the needs of audiences and clients. It is this uncompromising focus that has earned the trust of millions worldwide. Haymarket’s brands include Stuff, FourFourTwo, What Car?, Pistonheads, Campaign, PRWeek, MyCME and Finance Asia.

About the Role:

As Sales Executive, you are responsible for generating revenues from Independent and Specialist Car Dealers across our Used Car products.

You will be a hard working, driven, confident and outgoing individual looking to be part of a winning team. On a day-to-day basis your focus will be on generating revenue from new business and by up selling current customers, as well as account managing existing clients and spending time speaking to prospective clients in a competitive and vibrant marketplace. This is an office role based role and previous telesales experience would be preferred. PistonHeads is a demanding, target focused sales environment, where success is rewarded and could be the first step on your journey to a great sales career.

Requirements:

  • Expected to build relationships, increase market share and grow revenue within this fast moving and competitive environment.
  • Self starter, conscientious and driven.
  • Excellent relationship building skills
  • Able to work with a team and independently
  • Someone who works with integrity & ambitious to succeed
  • A strategic thinker to establish new revenue opportunities and build on these ideas
  • Highly organised with excellent time management skills
  • An exceptional communicator / negotiator
  • Someone who faces challenges with a positivity and tenaciousness
  • Excellent written skills
  • Good computer skills

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'D98E4'

Customer Service Assistant at Haymarket Media Group

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: July 8, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: Media, journalism and publishing

Haymarket Media Group creates award-winning specialist content for international audiences. The company has over 70 market-leading brands, connecting people and communities across print, digital, mobile and live media, across the UK, US, Asia, India and Germany. Although our portfolio is diverse, our philosophy is the same across borders and markets: deliver brand experiences that truly meet the needs of audiences and clients. It is this uncompromising focus that has earned the trust of millions worldwide. Haymarket’s brands include Stuff, FourFourTwo, What Car?, Pistonheads, Campaign, PRWeek, MyCME and Finance Asia.

About the Role:

  • Engaging with customer dealerships throughout the UK by telephone in relation to What Car? New Car Buying consumer enquiries
  • Ensuring consumer new car enquiries (leads) are responded to within a specific timeframe
  • Engaging with trade customers in relation to What Car? web platforms and ensuring customer profiles are up-to-date including updating changes of contact details
  • Providing administration support to customers where necessary
  • Providing administration support for sales? colleagues for example, auditing of dealer data, inputting data, reports, assistance with customer problem resolution and engagement with our web platforms
  • Some weekend working from home with compensatory time off in the week
  • Undertake any other reasonable duties consistent with the post

Requirements:

We're looking for people to join our expanding team and are interested in a possible career in Sales. We will provide you with the tools and resources to do the job including training. We do not require any experience, we are looking for people who are confident on the phone, speak clearly and are persistent and tenacious.

You will report in to Karen Hodgson, Head of Customer Services, where you will be responsible for engaging car dealership customers with the What Car? product and ensuring we are providing a quick response to What Car? New Car Buying consumer enquiries.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'D98EJ'