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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.

Recruitment Intern at Think Ahead

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Main business: : Health, social and child care (incl. community)

Think Ahead is a new route into social work, for graduates and career changers remarkable enough to make a real difference to people with mental health problems.

Understanding and supporting adults with mental illness is as rewarding as it is challenging. It takes individuals with a rare blend of resilience, empathy, and intelligence to create a positive impact. We’re searching for exceptional people to become mental health social workers. You’ll be paid to work in an expert team alongside clinical professionals, study for a master’s degree, and develop your leadership skills.

About the Role:

We’re looking for a dynamic and highly-motivated individual to join our Recruitment team for three weeks in the summer. You will play an important role in attracting talented applicants to the Think Ahead programme, with a particular focus on events for university students and career-changers.

Details

  • Salary: £1200 (London Living Wage of £10.55 per hour).
  • Start date: July/August 2019 (for a duration of three weeks).
  • Location: King’s Cross, London.

Your role will include work to:

  • Review and analyse our previous assessment season and contribute to relevant changes for the upcoming season.
  • Help develop a recruitment strategy that appeals to a wide and diverse range of students and career-changers.
  • Research and book targeted visits to universities and other organisations to build awareness of the Think Ahead programme.
  • Build relationships with key external partners, including careers advisors and relevant university course leaders.
  • Generate new sources of applications through external outreach and desktop marketing.

Requirements:

You will need to demonstrate:

  • A strong interest in the graduate and career-switching recruitment markets, and the latest recruitment and assessment techniques.
  • Strong interests in the fields of mental health and social work.
  • Experience of delivering high-pressure, complex projects.
  • Experience of working with other people to achieve goals and targets – e.g. volunteers, employees, or students.

We also expect all of our staff to role-model the attributes we expect of participants in the Think Ahead programme:

Leadership: the ability to act as a professional role model, demonstrate initiative, and engage others and enable them to achieve their goals.

Motivation: personal commitment to transforming the lives of people with mental illness, with an understanding of the positive impact of social work and the Think Ahead mission.

Adaptability: resilience and flexibility in changing circumstances, with the ability to work under pressure and deal with uncertain or unexpected outcomes.

Relationship-building: empathy and respect for all individuals, with the ability to build relationships and understand people’s motives and perspectives.

Communication: the ability to collaborate with and influence a wide range of people, in person and through written communication.

Problem-solving: the ability to objectively analyse situations, using evidence and clear judgement to generate effective solutions.

Self-awareness: the ability to understand, and reflect critically on, both your own personal development and how your actions affect others.

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'DM364'

Graduate Sales Account Manager at Gartner

Where: England - South East

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Gartner is growing, and with 30 consecutive Quarters of double digit growth, we are looking to expand our sales organisation and are hiring top Graduate Sales Account Managers into the fastest growing Sales channel within our organisation.

About the Role:

Are you a target-driven and ambitious graduate looking to kick-start a successful career in sales? Are you interested in joining the world’s leading IT research and advisory firm? Do you like to be rewarded and recognised for your hard work and want to control the pace and direction of how you grow your career?

The Graduate Sales Account Manager is responsible for selling Gartner’s research and advisory services to C-Level executives within European small to medium size businesses. Every day, you will be growing and retaining business in order to over-achieve your targets and fuel your career.

So how would your day shape up?

  • You will spend the majority of your time on the phone engaging with C-level clients, and will carry a quota of around $500k.
  • Be responsible for a combination of new business development and managing existing accounts across a defined territory, and be solely responsible for the full end-to-end sales cycle
  • Keep clients engaged by working alongside account holders to ensure they can meet key business objectives
  • Consistently exceed your sales quota by growing, retaining and prospecting clients within your account territory
  • Collaborate with other Sales associates to continue the development of best practice and new prospecting techniques
  • Work within a multicultural environment with various languages spoken, including; English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Swedish and Danish.

Requirements:

  • You are a recent graduate who has a strong interest in sales and working within technology (however previous experience or knowledge in IT is not required)
  • You are a strong communicator who would be able to develop and conduct effective presentations with C-level/senior executive clients
  • You are naturally inquisitive, highly ambitious and driven to be successful in both your professional and personal goals
  • You have a track record of success through extra-curricular activities
  • You have the drive and ambition to manage your own territory as if it were your own business
  • You have prior working experience (ideally within a soles role) through internships or a placement year

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply visit this link. For more information about the vacancy please contact Harriet Cormack at harriet.cormack@gartner.com.

Academic Representation Facilitators at Sheffield Students' Union

Where: England - South Yorkshire

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Type: Part-time

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About the Role:

The Students’ Union is looking for a team of 4 talented individuals to help develop and support the University Academic Representation System.

Over the previous three years the Students’ Union has worked in partnership with the University to develop and improve student voice across the University. We are now in a very exciting position to bring in a team of students passionate about higher education and giving every student a say in their learning experience.

This part time role will work 10 hours a week during term time (Sept 2019 - June 2020) and shall take a leading role in shaping this project. Collaborating with the Students’ Union Academic Coordinator and staff within each faculty, the facilitators will:

  • Assist departments in recruiting academic and faculty representatives.
  • Deliver strategic projects alongside the Students’ Union and University.
  • Produce reports and updates on the student experience within their faculty.

This a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills as a leader as well as work in a team with other individuals who are passionate about making the University of Sheffield a place that values the ideas and opinions of students, from all backgrounds. You will also gain a greater understanding of how the University operates and develop proactive partnerships with University staff. The role will have a genuine impact on the future development of academic representation and student voice at the University.

Ongoing support and development will also be provided by the Students’ Union, with flexible working provided on projects and deadlines where needed.

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Your Benefits

You will work in an exciting and progressive environment and enjoy great staff benefits including:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • Well being Programme

Salary: £8.62 ph (£7.70 base rate + £0.92 holiday entitlement)

Hours: 10 hours a week (for 22 weeks)

Closing Date: Sunday the 30th June at 11.45pm

Interviews: Wednesday 10th July and Wednesday 17th July

Start Date: Monday 16th September

How to Apply:

For more information follow this link.

Regional Sales Associate at Fisher Investments Europe

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Fisher Investments Europe offers portfolio management tailored to clients long-term goals. Client assets are held at recognised European custodians and managed by Fisher Investments in the United States. Fisher Investments and Fisher Investments Europe use a simple and transparent fee structure that aligns our interests with our clients priorities. The Fisher organisation has a long history of managing global investments and helping people reach their long-term goals and objectives.

About the Role:

We are looking for RSAs to help support our rapid growth. As an RSA, you will be an advocate and a supporting resource for our Private Client Directors. Private Client Directors are responsible for meeting with prospective clients and providing them education on the service Fisher Investments Europe provides. You will be responsible for providing Private Client Directors with all the internal resources they need in the field. This is a great role for anyone looking to start their career in financial services; youll learn how operations work from the bottom-up while developing successful professional relationships as well as a sound skill set along the way. We are keen to sponsor you through professional qualifications, dependent on certain criteria and where we see fit.

Requirements:

  • A university degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Relationship-building skills
  • Works well in a team-oriented setting
  • Responsible, accountable, self-motivated
  • Solid organisational and personal planning skills
  • Highly reliable and accurate
  • Attention to detail is a must

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3L9YD'

Intern - Immigration Coordinator at Fragomen LLP

Where: England - South Yorkshire

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Main business: : Legal services

Fragomen is the world’s leading single-focus provider of immigration guidance and support. We have more than 40 offices and over 3,350 employees worldwide, allowing us to provide comprehensive immigration services in over 170 countries. We provide support with all aspects of global immigration services, including strategic planning, compliance, government relations, reporting, and case management and processing.

About the Role:

The Immigration Coordinator helps to provide exceptional levels of business support to a wide range of clients by supporting Fragomen’s UK Inbound Associate’s and Paralegal’s in an administrative capacity. They are exposed to a full range of immigration processes and administrative tasks including:

  • Draft Initial Emails: draft emails of advice/letters of advice from templates for review and sign off
  • Draft and submit immigration applications: draft applications including CoS, Tier 2, Tier 1, ILR and others as directed
  • Postal/Priority/PSC and Compile Bundle: prepare immigration application packs and bundles
  • Connect Updates: maintain and update case management records accurately
  • Compliance Packs: prepare immigration compliance packs for clients

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Create new client accounts on case management system
  • Research corporate clients’ markets by industry/sector
  • Organise translations when necessary
  • Assist with ad hoc administrative functions, as needed
  • Take on additional projects as required
  • Manage client dropboxes, answering queries from the client, assignees and case workers.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'Q8OWJ'

Marketing Assistant at Repton Medical

Where: England - South Yorkshire

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Marketing, advertising and PR

Import of Healthcare products and the sale and marketing to UK hospitals and the general public
Specialist Patient Safety and Healthcare

About the Role:

We are recruiting a Marketing Assistant to bring knowledge and expertise to our company in house marketing, CRM and the effective use of Digital Marketing to promote the business and its products. To assist with the involvement of creative marketing material and manage email marketing campaigns.

Main functions of the role:

  • To conduct monthly mailing campaigns as directed by the business Management team.
  • To assist the Marketing Director with research and preparing weekly blogs/newsletters to promote products and the business.
  • To work on the marketing plan and implement activities as agreed.
  • Provide meaningful statistics and data to analyse success of marketing campaigns and the use of Google analytics to provide statistical information to understand website activity and the management of website marketing.

Requirements:

Skills and Competencies

  • Self motivated to work in a small team.
  • Methodical and well organised.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to deal with customers.
  • Ideas and initiative
  • Customer focused.

Knowledge and Experience

  • In-depth IT knowledge and expertise in Microsoft applications.
  • Marketing

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3L4GL'

Charity Fundraising Executive Placement at Hallam FM

Where: England - South Yorkshire

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Type: Volunteer

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About the Company:

Main business: : Media, journalism and publishing

Hallam FM - Radio Station

About the Role:

Hallam FM’s Cash for Kids is one of the region’s leading charities across South Yorkshire and we are currently recruiting for a new Charity Executive Placement.

Based in Sheffield at Hallam FM, you will be reporting to the Charity Manager where you will be working in the lively and stimulating atmosphere of our radio stations, where the charity forms an integral link with the station’s work in the community.

We are looking for an ambitious & confident self-starter who can communicate with people at all levels, is an efficient administrator with excellent events management & fundraising experience.

The Charity Executive ideally needs to have strong presentation skills with business, sales/marketing, PR and social media knowledge. These are an advantage however a multitude of skills will be taught to the successful student throughout the placement.

Our last student placement went on to not only qualify with a degree but was also awarded Inspirational Student and was offered a full time job at another charity. A multitude of skills and experience will help build a fantastic CV and Linked In profile ahead of your final year. The skills and valuable experience will be worth the salary sacrifice.

Requirements:

  • Enthusiastic, hands on and willing to work hard and learn new things
  • Flexible approach to working hours which includes long hours, evenings, weekends to attend events
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Organisational skills and ability to prioritise workload, working under tight deadlines
  • Adaptable approach to change and experience of a fast paced environment.
  • Planning skills for events/campaigns
  • Negotiation skills to support the financial efficiency of the charity
  • Friendly and upbeat personality with great sense of humour
  • Computer skills and competence with Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
  • Ability to work under own initiative
  • Great team player
  • Experience with charity fundraising and events

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'O9E9B'

Admissions Manager at Makers Academy

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

At Makers, we are inspired by the idea of discovering and unlocking tech skills potential in people for the benefit of business and society. We combine tech education with employment possibilities that transform lives.

Founded in 2013, weve helped more than 1,500 people begin a new career in software and have been building long-term relationships with tech employers big and small.

Were pretty good at what we do, according to our clients (both developers and employers), industry bodies, the press and the government. We can only get better by working with you.

About the Role:

  • Delivering the Apprenticeships admissions process from application, interview, employer matching to registration
  • Fulfil client demand for high quality apprentices month on month,
  • Work with key business stakeholders to define new customer journeys from application, selection, matchmaking to course start stages
  • Oversee Makers Apprenticeships ongoing interview structure
  • Determine candidate wants, needs and desires to fulfil delivery of exceptional experience
  • Determine hiring partner wants, needs and desires to fulfil delivery of exceptional service
  • Day to day customer support for both selection & matchmaking candidates
  • Pair Programming interviews

We have a sustainable process for ongoing Apprenticeships admissions
Every cohort, we have the right number of high-quality candidates joining our course
Applicants feedback is outstanding, providing each and every one of them with a friendly, responsive and professional experience
We make great improvements to our admissions processes, with some levels of automation
We have an effective way to advertise employment opportunities and determine candidate interest
Youre a collaborative and valued member of the admissions team
Details:

Location: Time split between our campus in Spitalfields and Clerkenwell, London.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'N49ZO'