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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.

Customer Logistics Planning Intern at Bosch Rexroth

Where: England - East

Deadline: January 6, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: Engineering and manufacturing

Economical, precise, safe, and energy efficient: drive and control technology from Bosch Rexroth moves machines and systems of any size. The company bundles global application experience in the market segments of Mobile Applications, Machinery Applications and Engineering, Factory Automation, and Renewable Energies to develop innovative components as well as tailored system solutions and services. Bosch Rexroth offers its customers hydraulics, electric drives and controls, gear technology, and linear motion and assembly technology all from one source.

About the Role:

Your responsibilities may include:

  • Support of commercial and logistical issues
  • Support Customer Logistic planners in their daily business
  • Process sales orders, purchase requisitions and purchase orders
  • Assist with progressing of urgent requirements
  • Update and maintain master data in our SAP system
  • Understanding some specific processes then producing complete working instructions for these processes

Requirements:

Studying for a degree in a business discipline

  • Computer literate with a good knowledge of Microsoft packages including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Good attention to detail, decision making and problem solving skills
  • Analytical and flexible approach to work
  • Good command of the English language (spoken and written)
  • Able to use own initiative with the ability to work on own as well as part of a team
  • Effective organisation and time management skills
  • Ability to communicate confidently

Please note that all internships advertised are only open to undergraduates who are required to partake in a work placement as part of their degree course. If you do not fall into this category, please do not apply.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'DYN4J'

Finance and Controlling Intern at Bosch Rexroth

Where: England - East

Deadline: January 6, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: Engineering and manufacturing

Economical, precise, safe, and energy efficient: drive and control technology from Bosch Rexroth moves machines and systems of any size. The company bundles global application experience in the market segments of Mobile Applications, Machinery Applications and Engineering, Factory Automation, and Renewable Energies to develop innovative components as well as tailored system solutions and services. Bosch Rexroth offers its customers hydraulics, electric drives and controls, gear technology, and linear motion and assembly technology all from one source.

About the Role:

You will be working within the Finance and Controlling area of the business. The overall purpose of this role is to gain experience and training whilst assisting with the departmental tasks and projects in all areas of Finance and Controlling (Management Accounting).

Your responsibilities may include:

  • Assist in the monthly management reporting with particular focus on reporting and analysis of cost centre overheads and profit centre results
  • Monitoring balance sheet accounts e.g. receivables and inventories
  • Assist in the preparation and distribution of key performance indicators and other management reports as required
  • Assistance with year-end activities
  • Support in the business planning process
  • Ad-hoc projects

Requirements:

  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills
  • Good attention to detail, decision making and problem solving skills
  • Able to present self well when communicating with customers and suppliers
  • Strong MS Office skills, particularly Excel
  • Studying for a relevant degree
  • Good command of the English language (spoken and written)
  • SAP knowledge is desirable

Please note that all internships advertised are only open to undergraduates who are required to partake in a work placement as part of their degree course. If you do not fall into this category, please do not apply.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3EVBM'

Human Resources Intern at Bosch Rexroth

Where: England - East

Deadline: January 6, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: Engineering and manufacturing

Economical, precise, safe, and energy efficient: drive and control technology from Bosch Rexroth moves machines and systems of any size. The company bundles global application experience in the market segments of Mobile Applications, Machinery Applications and Engineering, Factory Automation, and Renewable Energies to develop innovative components as well as tailored system solutions and services. Bosch Rexroth offers its customers hydraulics, electric drives and controls, gear technology, and linear motion and assembly technology all from one source.

About the Role:

The size and

structure of the department are such that the successful applicant will have exposure to all areas of our business and to a wide variety of facets of the HR function. The duties and responsibilities outlined below are therefore not exclusive, and other ad hoc tasks and projects will arise.

Your responsibilities may include:

  • Assisting with recruitment activities - creating sifting and interview packs, liaising with recruiting managersAssisting with the review of departmental processes and procedures
  • Liaising with and supporting immediate HR colleagues on departmental projects and initiatives
  • Maintaining HR database
  • Maintenance of e-files
  • Intranet maintenance of HR pages
  • Providing general administrative support for both HR and Training activities

Requirements:

  • Working towards a degree in HR/Business Studies qualification
  • Keen to learn general HR and business skills
  • Good attention to detail, decision making and problem solving skills
  • Ability to communicate with personnel at all levels of the business and with the utmost discretion
  • Able to use own initiative with the ability to work on their own
  • Works well within a team environment with an open and friendly nature
  • German language skills are desirable but by no means essential
  • Computer literate with a good knowledge of Microsoft packages including Word, Excel and Outlook

This is a role that adds real value to the HR Department and will have visibility across the UK business. We are therefore looking to appoint an individual keen to develop and demonstrate his or her skills and experience and really make the most of this opportunity.

Please note that all internships advertised are only open to undergraduates who are required to partake in a 12 month work placement as part of their degree course. If you do not fall into this category, please do not apply.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'JVZD9'

2019 Summer Intern Programme at MUFG

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: January 6, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

As one of the world’s leading financial groups, MUFG has more than 2,250 locations in 40 countries, with over 350 years of industry experience. We offer stability in an ever-changing market and provide services to high-profile clients on a global scale.

About the Role:

Our ten week Summer Internship program is designed to provide you with a unique insight into investment banking. Starting off with a week of technical training, you’ll gain a deep understanding of our products and markets. Then armed with this knowledge, you will have the opportunity to complete rotations in two different business areas which will allow you to quickly develop the skills and knowledge required to become an integral part of the team straightaway. You will be involved in real projects and be given tasks that allow you to make a valuable contribution to the team and the overall success of our business. You will gain exposure to different parts of the organization while developing key analytical and communication skills.

As part of a select intake, you will have the opportunity to learn from some of the best professionals in the industry and will be allocated a buddy and mentor to make sure you have all the support to get the most out of the summer internship. The interactive ten week summer internship program, will allow you to

  • Gain in-depth understanding of different financial products and markets by attending a bespoke one week technical training. Supplemental training will be provided throughout the 10 weeks
  • Experience what it’s really like to work in global investment banking markets by gaining hands-on work experience
  • Build your networks both internally and externally by gaining exposure to employees from all levels of the organization

Our Summer Internship Program acts as a pipeline for our full time Analyst program and a successful summer intern may receive an offer to join our full time Analyst Program the following year.

Requirements:

We look for talented, motivated and ambitious people who will be able to help drive our business forward. Successful candidates will:

  • have excellent communication skills
  • have high levels of motivation and integrity
  • be innovative and have the ability to generate new and creative ideas
  • have a true interest in Financial Services and Capital Markets
  • be in their penultimate year of study
  • have obtained a minimum 2:1, or be in line for a minimum 2:1 (or equivalent) at undergraduate level

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'ON3XB'

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'

12 Month and 6 Month Placement Opportunities at The BMW Group UK

Where: England - multiple

Deadline: January 25, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: Engineering and manufacturing

For 100 years, the BMW Group has inspired people worldwide with unique mobility experiences. Today, with its 31 production and assembly facilities in 14 countries and global sales network, it is the world leading manufacturer of premium automobiles and motorcycles, and provider of premium financial and mobility services. The BMW Group brands, BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, uphold a worldwide reputation for excellence in the premium segment of the automotive industry.

About the Role:

To ensure we are continually developing our workforce, we are looking for talented and motivated people who will inspire and shape our future business. At the BMW Group, we believe in creating an environment where you will learn by doing and where you are given your own areas of responsibilities from the start. That’s why our experts treat you as part of the team from day one and encourage you to bring your own ideas to the table –giving you the opportunity to really show what you can do.

We are looking for students who relish a challenge and seize the opportunity to display their potential in a dynamic environment. This year we are offering a number opportunities in the following areas:

  • Communications & Events: As a placement student every day is different, you could be helping to communicate product and corporate news, planning media launches and arranging VIP and media plant tours. We are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate people to work across internal and external communications teams.
  • Engineering & Manufacturing: As a placement student within engineering and manufacturing you will need to be interested in more than what you have learned at university; beyond your excellent grasp of how things are made, you will want to create real products that look, feel and function perfectly while continuing to delight their users long after they have left the factory. Our manufacturing placements are available in a number of departments including Innovation, Robotics, Quality, Maintenance and Assembly.
  • IT: Our IT roles are diverse, covering software development, data science, IT infrastructure and service delivery.
  • Logistics: Logistics placement roles can involve planning, implementing and controlling the efficient movement and storage of goods related to the company, as well as getting involved in new product integration. You will gain priceless experience in the field of supplier management and have the opportunity to develop your communication skills from interactions with suppliers, customers and internal departments.
  • HR: In HR, placement students can expect to be responsible for numerous areas involved in managing employees. This includes participation in the development, training and recruitment of all BMW Group employees to name a few. You will also have the opportunity to interface with management, participating in decision making processes and future planning which fuel the development of various bodies within BMW Group. An essential function for the company’s continual progress.

Requirements:

We are keen to hear from you if you are currently studying an undergraduate degree and if you are on track for a 2:1 or 1st class final result.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'QW9YB'