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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.

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.

Graduate Recruitment Consultant at RedCat Digital

Where: Greater London

Deadline: July 27, 2018

Type: Graduate

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Have you recently graduated and looking for an opportunity to build a career in recruitment? Are you interested in passionate about all things digital, mobile & technology related? RedCat Digital work with an enviable client list and have a history of building long-term relationships with global brands, agencies and start-ups for over 17 years. We are looking for Junior Recruitment Consultants/ Talent Managers to source and place exceptional talent into our client base.

About the Graduate Recruitment Consultant…

RedCat Digital (http://redcat-digital.com/) are seeking ambitious graduates with a proactive attitude who are able to demonstrate a passion for sales and the digital/ mobile, advertising, marketing or IT arena. The successful applicants will be starting their career at RedCat Digital as Talent Managers, mapping and head-hunting top talent for some of the world’s leading brands!

Your role will involve:

  • Market Mapping – supporting your team leader you will be tasked with developing a deep understanding of specific markets, building extensive market maps of relevant teams within pre-identified target companies
  • Headhunting – you will be extensively trained to approach, secure and inspire passive talent into our clients interview processes in markets experiencing significant skills shortages
  • Talent attraction – database searching (in-house and online), market mapping and head-hunting
  • Online Marketing/ Advertising – exploring social media (Groups, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn etc) to attract top talent
  • Candidate Management through the entire process– competency based interviewing, interview preparation, offer negotiation

About you:

  • Recent graduates with Computer Science, HCI, Design, Marketing or Business Degrees who have the right attitude/ personality are very interesting to us, or perhaps even someone from industry – it’s all about the right person!
  • Drive, determination and commitment – If you have these traits coupled with a drive and hunger for success you will do VERY well in recruitment!
  • Passionate about providing amazing levels of service…
  • A demonstrable interest in all things Digital/ Mobile/ Social/ Marketing/ Technology
  • In terms of experience, if you have all of the above, we can be flexible – some sales experience can be useful but our role is very consultative.

How to apply:

Apply through our website or simply email your CV to ba@redcat-digital.com

If you want to find out more information to see if this is the right role for you, feel free to give Bex a call on 0207 265 7800

Tax Graduate Trainee at Grant Thornton UK LLP

Where: UK

Deadline: July 31, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

One of the worlds leading names in accounting and consulting with a presence in over 100 countries. In the UK, they have more than 4,000 people and over 40,000 clients.

About the Role:

As a graduate in tax you'll join us on a three year programme to become a professionally qualified business adviser.

What you'll be doing:

  • you'll get challenging on-the-ground experience in the two parts of tax advice – compliance and consultancy. Compliance is about helping clients meet their existing tax commitments and consultancy is about helping them operate in a more tax-efficient manner to make and save money.
  • you'll be carrying out technical research, producing tax computations, preparing tax returns, advising clients on their tax requirements and negotiating with HM Revenue & Customs.
  • you'll keep up to date with and monitor developments in UK and International tax regulation
  • you'll study towards becoming ACA, CTA or ATT qualified so that you have the technical expertise and insight to advise our clients

Requirements:

  • You should share our CLEARR values - Collaboration, Leadership, Excellence, Agility, Respect & Responsibility
  • Independent thinkers who aren’t afraid to challenge or be challenged
  • Always striving to grow yourself, you should be driven to succeed with the ability to see tasks through to the end and remain agile, even when things don’t go to plan
  • Passionate about supporting, advising and helping all kinds of businesses achieve their potential.
  • Able to analyse the numbers and back them up with strategic advice, you must be a great relationship builder who can inspire everyone around you with your energy and ideas.
  • You should also work well with others and take ownership of the part you play.

We have a flexible approach to academic requirements. We consider academic achievements, but your strengths, motivations and connection with us and our values are more important. We’re looking for people with a broad range of interests and experiences.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'A9GYG'

Audit Graduate Trainee at Grant Thornton UK LLP

Where: UK

Deadline: July 31, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

One of the worlds leading names in accounting and consulting with a presence in over 100 countries. In the UK, they have more than 4,000 people and over 40,000 clients.

About the Role:

As a graduate in audit you'll join us on a three year programme to become a professionally qualified business adviser.

What you'll be doing:

  • You'll get involved in all aspects of the audit, giving you an in-depth insight into real business right from the very beginning.
  • You'll be examining accounts, carrying out audit tests, attending stock takes and completing audit files.
  • You'll enjoy early responsibility; within a year or so you could be an 'in-charge' meaning you have responsibility for overseeing all aspects of the audit and you act as the main contact between the client and your team.
  • You'll study towards becoming ACA/ACCA qualified so that you have the technical expertise and insight to advise our clients.

Requirements:

  • You should share our CLEARR values - Collaboration, Leadership, Excellence, Agility, Respect & Responsibility
  • Independent thinkers who aren’t afraid to challenge or be challenged
  • Always striving to grow yourself, you should be driven to succeed with the ability to see tasks through to the end and remain agile, even when things don’t go to plan
  • Passionate about supporting, advising and helping all kinds of businesses achieve their potential.
  • Able to analyse the numbers and back them up with strategic advice, you must be a great relationship builder who can inspire everyone around you with your energy and ideas.
  • You should also work well with others and take ownership of the part you play.

We have a flexible approach to academic requirements. We consider academic achievements, but your strengths, motivations and connection with us and our values are more important. We’re looking for people with a broad range of interests and experiences.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'YZQZ8'

Advisory Graduate Trainee at Grant Thornton UK LLP

Where: UK

Deadline: July 31, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

One of the worlds leading names in accounting and consulting with a presence in over 100 countries. In the UK, they have more than 4,000 people and over 40,000 clients.

About the Role:

As a graduate in advisory you'll join us on a three year programme to become a professionally qualified business adviser.

What you'll be doing:

  • you'll work as part of a team to provide advice and insights at different stages of the corporate lifecycle
  • you'll spend a lot of your time analysing the numbers to gain a greater understanding behind the organisations you're working with, which you'll use to give them the type of advice they'll need to help them achieve their business goals
  • you'll spend much of your time doing your research around the clients you're working with including spending time on-site trying to understand their business
  • you'll study towards becoming professionally qualified so that you have the technical expertise and insight to advise our clients

Requirements:

  • You should share our CLEARR values - Collaboration, Leadership, Excellence, Agility, Respect & Responsibility
  • Independent thinkers who aren’t afraid to challenge or be challenged
  • Always striving to grow yourself, you should be driven to succeed with the ability to see tasks through to the end and remain agile, even when things don’t go to plan
  • Passionate about supporting, advising and helping all kinds of businesses achieve their potential.
  • Able to analyse the numbers and back them up with strategic advice, you must be a great relationship builder who can inspire everyone around you with your energy and ideas.
  • You should also work well with others and take ownership of the part you play.

We have a flexible approach to academic requirements. We consider academic achievements, but your strengths, motivations and connection with us and our values are more important. We’re looking for people with a broad range of interests and experiences.

How to Apply:

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

Content Strategist Internship at UMAI

Where: Malaysia

Deadline: August 2, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About UMAI:

UMAI is a software provider that helps restaurants to save time and increase revenues by automating manual tasks, minimize last minute cancellations, upsell customers more effectively and provide more personalized service.

The team has extensive experience in building internet companies and has been part of building some of the largest e-commerce ventures in the Asia Pacific Region. Founded by the former MD of Foodpanda.sg, the largest food delivery service in Singapore, and the founder of Lion & Lion, one of the largest digital marketing agencies in Malaysia.

This is not a formal corporate role. We are looking for someone who has a “hustle” attitude, who is results driven, who is comfortable with ambiguity, which is a self-starter and has a sense of humor.

Your role:

  • Create content for customer communications, including emails

  • Create content for release notes, support documentation, and video scripts

  • Create content for websites and campaigns

  • Collaborate with information architects, usability engineers, and designers to identify content needs

  • Work with stakeholders to review content, and incorporate appropriate feedback to meet both user and business requirements

  • Contribute to search engine optimization strategy and tactics

Your skills:

  • Understanding of web publishing requirements

  • Highly independent, self-starter, team player.

  • Service-focused mindset.

  • Intimate understanding of the digital and content marketing landscape.

  • Excellent communication, writing and proofreading skills.

  • Demonstrated success in cross-functional collaboration, critical thinking, problem solving, managing work and professional relationships, interpersonal communication.

  • Learn quickly and enjoy a fast-paced team environment.

  • Ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously and handle changing priorities.

What we offer:

  • A dynamic and highly motivated team with flat hierarchies

  • Great working atmosphere in an international environment

  • Challenging and diversified tasks with direct responsibility

  • Opportunity to learn and work with some of the best entrepreneurs in the world. We give you insights to all relevant aspects of founding a company and the opportunity to build up a meaningful international network.

How to apply:

If you are interested in this position and would like to become part of the UMAI International team, apply here

Human Resources Analyst - Recruitment Internship at UMAI

Where: Malaysia

Deadline: August 2, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About UMAI

UMAI is a software provider that helps restaurants to save time and increase revenues by automating manual tasks, minimize last minute cancellations, upsell customers more effectively and provide more personalized service.

The team has extensive experience in building internet companies and has been part of building some of the largest e-commerce ventures in the Asia Pacific Region. Founded by the former MD of Foodpanda.sg, the largest food delivery service in Singapore, and the founder of Lion & Lion, one of the largest digital marketing agencies in Malaysia.

About The Role

This is not a formal corporate role. We are looking for someone who has a “hustle” attitude, who is results driven, who is comfortable with ambiguity, which is a self-starter and has a sense of humor.

Your Tasks

  • Provide strategic and operational support to the Human Resources team while we quadruple our headcount over the next several months.

  • Ensure that UMAI reaches its headcount growth goals across several countries in the Asia Pacific region while maintaining a fun, but hard-working culture.

  • Own recruitment projects where you’ll identify where to source a role, build an international recruiting pipeline, handle interviews, and onboard new employees into the UMAI family.

  • Take care of maintaining and improving a good company’s culture by organizing team events and other initiatives.

  • Talent acquisition

  • Sourcing for candidates

  • Establishing professional and lasting relationships with candidates

  • Assessing and managing talents

  • Profiling of candidates

  • Meeting with candidates

Your Profile

  • You have studied or are studying Human Resources, Recruiting,Business, or similar subjects.

  • You have an entrepreneurial way of thinking and interest or experience in project management or entrepreneurship (e.g. working student jobs or internships, or through a company you have founded).

  • You have a keen interest in the startup world, and also in developing people and improving company culture.

  • You have relationship building and communication skills.

  • You have an innovative state of mind.

What We Offer

  • An opportunity to work with some of the best entrepreneurs in the world

  • Insight into all relevant aspects of founding a company, and the opportunity to build up an impactful, international network

  • A dynamic and highly motivated team with flat hierarchies

  • Great working atmosphere in an international environment

  • Challenging and diversified tasks with direct responsibility

How To Apply

If you are interested in this position and would like to become part of the The UMAI International team, apply here