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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.

Operations Leadership at E.ON

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: March 29, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Energy and utilities

E.ON is at the forefront of energy innovation. Across both the commercial and engineering sides of our business, we aim to make the world of energy cleaner and more efficient. We tackle challenging projects. Pursue ambitious goals. And strive for sustainable solutions. That’s good news for our customers – and for you too.

Whether you're about to graduate and want to get your career off to a flying start, or you're still studying and want to gain some real-world experience on a Year in Industry or Summer placement, the key to it all is progress. The sensation of moving forward, powered by your skill and motivation. If you’re as excited about the future as we are, there’s no telling how far you’ll go.

About the Role:

For a natural leader like you, this is the ultimate opportunity to turn your extroverted characteristics into effective team building and managerial skills as you learn what it takes to become a true industry leader and influencer.

You might find yourself working on capacity management of Smart Meter implementation or helping E.ON to meet UK Government requirements for their installation. Whatever projects you take on, one thing’s for sure – you’ll do so with absolute confidence and the desire to be fast-tracked onto one of our Graduate Schemes, where you’ll fully hone your ability to manage large teams and implement process improvement strategy in the field.

How to Apply:

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

Finance Graduate Scheme at Net World Sports

Where: Wales

Deadline: March 29, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Retail, sales and purchasing

At Net World Sports everything we do is about giving our customers the very best. We’re the champions of sourcing and manufacturing the best quality sporting products, we deliver your orders in the quickest possible time and we constantly strive to offer unbeatable value. Our relentless dedication to offering the best experience possible means that our customer service is unrivalled. We won’t be beaten.

About the Role:

At Net World Sports everything we do is about giving our customers the very best. We’re the champions of sourcing and manufacturing the best quality sporting products, we deliver your orders in the quickest possible time and we constantly strive to offer unbeatable value. Our relentless dedication to offering the best experience possible means that our customer service is unrivalled. We won’t be beaten.

We’re seeking a proactive, bright and hardworking Finance graduate who can really help push Net World Sports further. You’ll be passionate about improving processes, have a meticulous attention to detail and thrive in a fast-paced environment. You’ll know exactly how to take a page of numbers and turn them into valuable data which will improve business performance and highlight areas for future expansion.

Our graduate programme runs for 12 months. You’ll gain substantial exposure to different aspects of the business to gain the tools and understanding needed to flourish in your role. All placements will be based at our Head Office in Wrexham and will be full time, working 37.5 hours each week.

Requirements:

  • A strong working knowledge of Excel.
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and to think on your feet.
  • Great organisation skills, effectively prioritising tasks with a keen attention to detail.
  • Lots of ideas, constantly suggesting ways that we can improve.
  • An enthusiastic, positive attitude, and you will love a challenge.
  • SAGE & MS NAV knowledge an advantage but not essential as training will be given.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'JV82N'

Procurement Placement Year at Nissan Motor GB Ltd

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: March 30, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

Nissan Motor (GB) Limited is responsible for the sales, marketing and distribution activities for Nissan cars, light commercial vehicles and services throughout the UK

About the Role:

Procurement is a key function within any automotive manufacturer. After all, when you consider that 80% of the car value is from externally sourced components you can understand how important your role within procurement will be. You’ll be involved in supporting sourcing activities across new models, daily communication with suppliers (including potential visits), supporting cost reduction activities and much more! You will have several projects on the go, at any one time : one thing’s for sure, you’ll develop quickly, because, the pace here is fast to say the least!

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference IDs '7GDWB' and 'AY366'

Business Operations & Logistics Placement Year at Nissan Motor GB Ltd

Where: England - North East

Deadline: March 30, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

Nissan Motor (GB) Limited is responsible for the sales, marketing and distribution activities for Nissan cars, light commercial vehicles and services throughout the UK

About the Role:

This scheme will be completed in one of three areas depending on the outcome of your application:

  • Operations Management: The permutations of our daily manufacturing schedule are endless. Our Operations Management team turns those permutations into a seamless and cost-effective manufacturing operation. You will work in a complex and multi-dimensional department, covering logistics, inventory control, Just In Time and supply chain management, along with participating in major project studies, including restructuring systems and processes to accommodate our new models.
  • Supply Chain Management & Logistics: You will work within the three key areas of; Inbound Logistics: working with renowned logistics providers, suppliers, warehousing and material handling to ensure the smooth flow of parts into the factory. Outbound Logistics: Ensuring delivery of all vehicles to final dealer locations both in the UK and overseas, working with more than 50 logistics providers. Project and Cost Reporting: Managing new model projects and developmental cost reporting for UK, Spain & Russia.

How to Apply:

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

Client Account Manager at Collegium Ltd

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 30, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

This fast-growing start-up business creates a range of document management and user-interface systems. Based in London, they work with household name clients around the globe.

About the Role:

This company are looking for a commercially focused graduate who is eager to gain key exposure and experience in the growth of a tech business.

You will be responsible for developing the current sales function taking charge of account management building relationships with existing clients and spotting up-sell opportunities. You'll be putting together proposals for potential clients and building interest in the product.

Ultimately, your role will be to help secure new clients. This will be through inbound interest and the company partner network - there is no cold-calling!

Requirements:

If you are a motivated, confident graduate interested in company growth and building key client relationships this is a superb opportunity to start your career in a growing technology business!

How to Apply:

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

Range And Space Analyst Placement at Caffe Nero

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 31, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Hospitality and events (incl. bar work, catering and stewarding)

Our story goes back around 20 years, to our founder Gerry Ford. Armed with a passion for coffee, he had a vision to create traditional Italian cafés across Europe; places that would serve very high quality coffee and serve as neighbourhood meeting spots.
We started off simply trying to make a few local independent coffee houses work. And they did! We never aspired to be a big company; in fact, even today we see ourselves as a start-up. We have grown one coffee, one customer and one store at a time – always trying to be the best at what we do.

About the Role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an undergraduate to join the Commercial Team at Caffe Nero as a Range and Space Analyst on a 12 month placement.

The Commercial Team encompasses Procurement and Distribution and has responsibility for the profitable provision of goods and services for sale and use within the Caffe Nero group.

As our business grows we need to better understand the differences between store formats, locations, geography and customer types. As a result we need an analytical individual to work with the Commercial Director, Store Build and Operations teams to analyse how we best allocate product ranges, space and equipment in our stores.

The placement will be based in our Covent Garden head office in London, but will require travel to store locations to build a great understanding of the layout and challenges of our store environment.

You can expect a friendly, hard working and fast paced environment, where you can quickly learn about hospitality and retail in a multi-format organisation.

Requirements:

  • You will be studying for a business/retail related degree, and be looking for the opportunity to apply theory to reality in a really rewarding placement
  • You will have a sense of curiosity and challenge, coupled with a pragmatic outlook - helping us to delivery workable and scalable business solutions
  • You will be able to adaptable and able to work with a wide range of people in our
  • We are a diverse bunch at Caffe Nero, so you will need to be adaptable and able to work with people at different levels and in a range of roles
  • You will have strong analytical skills, coupled with a genuine interest in problem solving
  • Your degree must support a one year placement, beginning Spring/Summer 2019
  • Fluency in written and spoken English is essential

How to Apply:

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

Investment Manager at JobLab

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 31, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

JobLab is transforming recruitment for candidates and employers by making it quicker and easier to connect graduate talent with meaningful careers. Its the first jobs marketplace to pay job-seekers for creating a profile, responding to messages, and using the platform to its full potential. Fully-automated, JobLab is efficient and scalable, with unlimited potential to revolutionise the jobs market.

About the Role:

Two-month paid internship to learn all there is about raising capital for a startup.

We're looking for someone:
* To support and manage investor outreach and communications
*Find a contact new, active investors on behalf of the founding team.
*Liaise with PR agencies, copywriters, investors, crowdfunding platforms and lawyers.
* Pitch and book meetings with investors and VCs
* Manage a full-crowdfunding campaign.

This is a unique and rare opportunity to support a startup during a live round of equity fundraising.

Requirements:

  • Passion in startups
  • Passion for VC, investment, and fundraising
  • Excellent written English
  • Incredibly organised
  • Creative thinker

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'AYQQ6'

Investment Manager at JobLab

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 31, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

JobLab is transforming recruitment for candidates and employers by making it quicker and easier to connect graduate talent with meaningful careers. Its the first jobs marketplace to pay job-seekers for creating a profile, responding to messages, and using the platform to its full potential. Fully-automated, JobLab is efficient and scalable, with unlimited potential to revolutionise the jobs market.

About the Role:

Two-month paid internship to learn all there is about raising capital for a startup.

We're looking for someone:
* To support and manage investor outreach and communications
*Find a contact new, active investors on behalf of the founding team.
*Liaise with PR agencies, copywriters, investors, crowdfunding platforms and lawyers.
* Pitch and book meetings with investors and VCs
* Manage a full-crowdfunding campaign.

This is a unique and rare opportunity to support a startup during a live round of equity fundraising.

Requirements:

  • Passion in startups
  • Passion for VC, investment, and fundraising
  • Excellent written English
  • Incredibly organised
  • Creative thinker

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'AYQQ6'