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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.

Human Resource Graduate Program at DHL Express

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: December 14, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Transport and logistics

As the world's largest logistics specialist, we offer a comprehensive suite of services drawing on our global scale and local insight to deliver value across your supply chain. From the initial consultancy and design, to final mile delivery and reverse logistics, we provide customised supply chain solutions across all industry sectors.

About the Role:

HR is the function within DHL Supply Chain centred on recruiting, managing and supporting the people who work in it. Human Resource Management deals with issues related to compensation, performance management, talent acquisition, organisation development, safety, wellness, benefits, employee motivation, training and many other areas.

As a DHL Graduate, you will benefit from working within a variety of business sectors which will include working with some of DHL’s high profile customers in our consumer & life sciences, retail, automotive, Specialist Services & Transport, engineering, energy & chemical sectors.

During your program, you may undertake positions within HR Generalist roles, HR Specialist roles or be involved in large scale HR Projects which you support & manage.

Requirements:

  • 2:2 or above degree classification (predicted or obtained at the time of application).
  • Our placements do not require a background and/or qualification in HR but we do seek individuals who have a keen interest and desire to progress within this discipline
  • Strong interest and motivation to start and develop a career within the logistics / supply chain industry in the UK market.
  • Passion for providing an excellent service to our customers, with innovative ideas and practical solutions.
  • Fully mobile to travel within the UK (graduates will be required to relocate for their placements whilst on the programme).
  • Must hold a valid UK driving licence at the start of the program
  • Eligibility to work in the UK for the full duration of the program
  • Strong communication skills and flexible in approach to working styles.
  • Must be fluent in English.
  • Enthusiastic and open-minded in getting the most out of the program
  • Sensitive to diverse working teams and environments.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'ONX6B'

Future Leaders Graduate Program at DHL Express

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: December 14, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Transport and logistics

As the world's largest logistics specialist, we offer a comprehensive suite of services drawing on our global scale and local insight to deliver value across your supply chain. From the initial consultancy and design, to final mile delivery and reverse logistics, we provide customised supply chain solutions across all industry sectors.

About the Role:

Are you a talented and ambitious student or graduate who wants to manage and lead people? Do you want to inspire others and support people through exciting and challenging times? Do you see yourself as someone who can get the best out of people and achieve high targets?

Our Future Leaders Program is all about developing our managers and leaders of the future for our Operations. Being at the forefront of the DHL Supply Chain business, our operations are where our people use their skills and expertise to make a difference to our customers.

Take real responsibility and put your people - and customer - management skills to the test with our Future Leaders Program. From day one, you’ll tackle real business challenges within a supportive culture that helps you get the most out of your time with us. In return, as a market leader in logistics and supply chain, we give you scope to reach your career goals however high you’re aiming.

Requirements:

  • 2:2 or above degree classification (predicted or obtained at the time of application) in any discipline.
  • Passion and motivation to start and develop a career within the logistics/supply chain industry in the UK market
  • A “Can Do” attitude, and ability to be flexible in approach to working styles, shifts and roles
  • A desire to be a people manager and to lead teams of people through day to day business and exciting change projects
  • Fully mobile to relocate within the UK (graduates will be required to relocate for their placements whilst on the Program)
  • Must hold a valid UK driving license at the start of the Program
  • Eligibility to work in the UK for the full duration of the Program
  • Must be fluent in English
  • Confident communicator- able to tailor communication style according to the audience
  • Enthusiastic and open-minded in getting the most out of the Program
  • Sensitive to diverse working teams and environments
  • Flexible in approach to working styles, shifts and roles
  • Fully mobile to relocate within the UK (graduates will be required to relocate for their placements whilst on the program)
  • Must hold a valid UK driving licence at the start of the program
  • Eligibility to work in the UK for the full duration of the program
  • Must be fluent in English
  • Confident communicator – able to tailor communication style according to the audience
  • Enthusiastic and open-minded in getting the most out of the programme
  • Sensitive to diverse working teams and environments

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'YKZL8'

Finance Graduate Program at DHL Express

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: December 14, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Transport and logistics

As the world's largest logistics specialist, we offer a comprehensive suite of services drawing on our global scale and local insight to deliver value across your supply chain. From the initial consultancy and design, to final mile delivery and reverse logistics, we provide customised supply chain solutions across all industry sectors.

About the Role:

Are you ready to hit the ground running? Our Graduate Programmes put you into real management roles across our leading international logistics and supply chain business. You’ll deliver real results as a valued member of our team and you’ll learn as you lead and inspire. And our supportive culture and investment in industry-recognised training will help you get the most out of your time with us. Because when you’re the best you can be, you’ll help us to be the best too.

Our Finance team are responsible for managing DHL’s resources so it can meet its goals and objectives – to be the world’s leading Logistics provider! As companies like ours grow, it's important to have a structured approach to Finance. It’s all about supporting our front line business – our Warehouse & Transport teams.

Requirements:

  • 2:2 or above degree classification (predicted or obtained at the time of application) in any discipline
  • Our placements do not require a background and/or qualification in Finance but we do seek individuals who have a keen interest and desire to progress within this discipline
  • Strong interest and motivation to start and develop an exciting career within the Logistics & Supply Chain industry in the UK market
  • Flexible in approach to working styles, shifts and roles
  • Fully mobile to relocate within the UK (graduates will be required to relocate for their placements whilst on the program)
  • Must hold a valid UK driving licence at the start of the program
  • Eligibility to work in the UK for the full duration of the program
  • Must be fluent in English
  • Good sense of business acumen, commercial awareness and strong numerical, analytical and IT skills (Microsoft Excel).
  • Confident communicator – able to tailor communication style according to the audience
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Enthusiastic and open-minded in getting the most out of the program
  • Sensitive to diverse working teams and environments

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'AY9LG'

Work Placement Program at DHL Express

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: December 14, 2018

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Transport and logistics

As the world's largest logistics specialist, we offer a comprehensive suite of services drawing on our global scale and local insight to deliver value across your supply chain. From the initial consultancy and design, to final mile delivery and reverse logistics, we provide customised supply chain solutions across all industry sectors.

About the Role:

We have a very exciting opportunity for undergraduates looking to complete a Work Placement as part of their university degree. Our Work Placement students experience a range of structured placements across a variety of DHL customer contracts and locations within the UK, which might include working with customers in our consumer & life sciences, retail, automotive, specialist services and transport engineering, energy & chemicals sectors.

Most of the learning occurs on the job, when delegates are often faced with real life daily challenges and responsibility. All of our placements are hands-on roles which will develop work-related skills and offer huge potential for personal growth!

Requirements:

  • Applicants must be studying a recognised sandwich undergraduate degree, with anticipated graduation date of summer 2021
  • Must be on track to achieve 2:2 or above in any discipline
  • Passion and motivation to start and develop a career within the Logistics & Supply Chain industry in the UK market post-academia
  • Willing to take on responsibility from day one
  • Flexible in approach to working styles, shifts and roles
  • Must hold a valid UK driving licence at the start of the placement
  • Eligibility to work in the UK for the full duration of the placement
  • Must be fluent in English
  • Confident communicator – able to tailor communication style according to the audience
  • Enthusiastic and open-minded in getting the most out of the placement
  • Sensitive to diverse working teams and environments

How to Apply:

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

Procurement Graduate Program at DHL Express

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: December 14, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: Transport and logistics

As the world's largest logistics specialist, we offer a comprehensive suite of services drawing on our global scale and local insight to deliver value across your supply chain. From the initial consultancy and design, to final mile delivery and reverse logistics, we provide customised supply chain solutions across all industry sectors.

About the Role:

Our Procurement graduates will rotate for 2x 12 month placements, having the opportunity to work in both our Buying and Contracting teams. This will ensure you have an all rounded experience of Procurement in our business, and support you in making some decisions about the direction you would like to take your career in the future. The ultimate end goal of the Program is developing into a Buyer or Contracting Manager.

Most of the learning occurs on the job, when graduates are faced with real life daily challenges and responsibility. This is supported by our structured graduate management training programme, where you will have the opportunity to meet and work with graduates from all of our programme streams, developing your management skills and later on in the programme work on a real life business project with exposure to a completely different area of the business. We will also support you in obtaining your CIPS professional qualification.

Requirements:

  • 2:2 or above degree classification (predicted or obtained at the time of application) in any discipline
  • Passion and motivation to start and develop a career within the Buying/Contracting industry in the UK market
  • Flexible in approach to work with different people across multiple locations
  • Must be fluent in English
  • Good sense of business acumen and commercial awareness
  • Be inquisitive and want to learn
  • Analytical skills are highly advantageous for this role
  • Confident communicator – able to tailor communication style according to the audience
  • Excellent presentation skills, with proficiency in IT & Excel
  • Enthusiastic and open-minded in getting the most out of the program
  • Sensitive to diverse working teams and environments with a passion for working with people and being a team player
  • Happy to be based in Normanton and/or Chester, and undertake some travel in role
  • Must hold a valid UK driving licence at the start of the programme
  • Eligibility to work in the UK for the full duration of the programme

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'DY9EE'

Marketing Intern at Oracle Corporation

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: December 14, 2018

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : IT

Oracle, a global provider of enterprise cloud computing, is empowering businesses of all sizes on their journey of digital transformation. Oracle Cloud provides leading-edge capabilities in software as a service, platform as a service, infrastructure as a service, and data as a service.

About the Role:

We are on the lookout for talented students to join our busy marketing team for a year-long paid industrial placement within our office in London.

During your year at Oracle you will be working within the hospitality global business unit, gaining hands-on experience in all things marketing: social media management, event management, planning and running campaigns, PR, website and e-mail marketing, research, search engine marketing, contributing to the company blog, brand development and more.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and talented undergraduate with a thirst for knowledge and the ability to demonstrate and show a keen interest in the hospitality industry and B2B marketing.

Requirements:

  • A strong academic record and to be on track for a 2:1 or a First.
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent spoken and written English
  • Ability to offer creative thought
  • A methodical approach to work and good attention to detail
  • Enthusiasm and the willingness and desire to learn
  • To be a positive team player
  • To be studying for a business or marketing degree

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'XB64V'

2019 Graduate Program at Meggitt PLC

Where: Worldwide

Deadline: December 15, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: Engineering and manufacturing

Headquartered in the UK, Meggitt PLC is a global engineering group specialising in extreme environment components and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defence and energy markets. Some 11,000 people are employed across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe and North America and regional bases in Brazil, India and the Middle East.

About the Role:

The Meggitt Graduate Program is a rotational leadership development program geared for recent graduates.

In the Meggitt Graduate Program, the selected individual will learn about and experience working in the Engineering, the design and make of products and operations in a manufacturing environment. The individual will utilizes their experiences obtained in their respective chosen field and new fields where they can apply their existing skills. You will be assigned a senior leader as mentor that will guide you through the program.

The individual selected, depending on background discipline, will be assigned to projects in the following areas.

Engineering: fuel systems development, thermal or pneumatic technology roadmap, landing gear monitoring, fire suppression systems development, power systems, composites, system modelling, manufacturing technology and more to develop differentiated technology.

Operations: operational excellence, supply chain strategy, advanced manufacturing, manufacturing strategy, manufacturing systems / planning

Individuals will also be assigned to one placement in an area outside of the technical discipline.

The three-year programme rotates through four nine-month placements:

  • Each placement includes cross-discipline project work and assignments across different divisions.
  • Each placement includes technical and commercial training as well as professional and personal development.
  • One international placement
  • Mentorship from some of the most successful and experienced engineers in the business.
  • Reviews and appraisals at the end of each placement.

Requirements:

Academic Qualifications:

  • Education/Experience: MEng, BS, BSc, MS, MSc PhD in Mechanical, Systems, Power Electronics, Aerospace, Hardware or Electronic/Electrical Engineering Disciplines/Other related discipline or BS, MS, PhD in Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering and/or Manufacturing Engineering Disciplines
  • Recent graduates with a 2:1 or above
  • Individuals who show evidence of leadership qualities and/or team-working ability (can include extra-curricular activities as well as professional).
  • Creative thinkers who can take Meggitt to the next level.

Person specification:

We are interested in people who want to explore:

  • Digital manufacturing and industrial techniques
  • Bridging mechanical to electrical systems
  • Higher temperature materials
  • Aeronautics, e.g. laminar flow, anti-icing
  • Operations management and manufacturing
  • Polymers and composites – materials research
  • New manufacturing technologies, e.g. additive manufacturing and CMC
  • Electrical power management and machines
  • Piezo-electric products
  • Equipment monitoring, fault detection and prediction
  • Micro (nano) technologies
  • Generally, people with passion in innovative Engineering.

How to Apply:

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

EU Marketing Industrial Placement at GSK

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: December 16, 2018

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Science and pharmaceuticals

As one of the world’s leading healthcare companies with operations in over 115 countries, GSK discovers, develops, manufactures and distributes lifesaving prescription medicines, vaccines and popular consumer products such as Beechams, Sensodyne, Savlon and Panadol. Every year we screen millions of compounds and make billions of packs of medicines and consumer healthcare products. The size and scope of our organisation allows our people to answer some of the worlds biggest questions – questions about future healthcare needs and questions about building a responsive, transparent business to meet them.

About the Role:

The Europe Marketing Executive role will sit within the European marketing team. This team is responsible for driving and supporting the commercial launch of ViiV Healthcare’s 2 drug regimens across EU 9 (U.K, Spain, Italy, France, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, Switzerland and Portugal). 2019 will be a critical year for ViiV Europe and this role will support implementation of the launch strategies in mentioned markets. The selected candidate will get the opportunity to collaborate with a team of passionate marketers and digital leads above country and in European market.

Description of tasks:

  • Lead the implementation networks meetings with markets
  • Liaise with LOCS Brand managers to follow up on implementation of marketing and digital tactics. Manage the implementation tracker and prepare brief for leaders
  • Lead and manage EU marketing weekly team meetings as well as copy approval meetings
  • Shadow Business planning and launch readiness meetings
  • Assist in managing key marketing projects for the region
  • Exposure to pharmaceutical media planning & pharmaceutical promotional code

Requirements:

  • Must be on track for a 2.1 (or above)
  • You will have completed a minimum of 2 years of an undergraduate degree, but will not have graduated at the start of your placement.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'YK78G'