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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.

Logistics Department Manager (Future Warehouse Manager) at Decathlon (China)

Where: China

Deadline: October 16, 2018

Type: Graduate

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Decathlon is one of the largest sports retailers all over the world. Decathlon started with a store in France in 1976. There are more than 1100 stores in 24 countries currently. The company employs more than 80,000 staff from 80 different nationalities.

Decathlon Group is a full supply chain company including design, production, logistics and retail, also owns 26 passion brands, 120 sports. Each brand represents different sports, with a dedicated product development and design team.

Decathlon (Kunshan) Warehouse Co., Ltd. is part of Decathlon Group and responsible for the logistics & warehousing in China, now we have 4 warehouses and more than 1,500 staff and 200,000 square meters warehouse spaces.

Requirements

  • Sports lover.
  • Bachelor or above, overseas experience is a plus.
  • Major in logistics/supply chain/ management or related, have great passion and want to develop in logistics & human management.
  • Good communication skills, on site management experiences or potential team leader.
  • Able to work well under pressure.
  • Fluent in Chinese and English, French will be a plus.

How to apply?

For more details log on to your Careers Connect account and search Reference ID 'D3779' for how to apply.

Graduate Development Programme at Peter Brett Associates LLP

Where: United Kingdom - Various

Deadline: October 16, 2018

Type: Graduate

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PBA stands on the outskirts of convention and at the forefront of cutting edge consultancy, delivering trusted advice for over 50 years. Our graduates don’t conform to the ordinary – we design, we advise, we deliver and have a passion for what we practice. It’s that same approach to our clients that will help you succeed on our excellent Graduate Development Programme. This is an invitation for you to apply to join us on an exciting journey. One where you can bring to life a diverse range of projects and work with leading clients.

We recruit graduate each year into our five main business areas, these are:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Transport
  • Buildings
  • Environment
  • Planning

We have two Graduate Pathways available to you at PBA. We do this as we recognise that there may be some of you who know exactly which discipline you want progress your career in, and others who may want to try out a few and see what you like!

Core Discipline Pathway

As a member of the Core Discipline pathway, your two years will consist of working on a variety of projects within your chosen discipline to give you exposure and experience to further your development within your selected career path.

Rotational Pathway

As member of the rotational pathway, you will get the opportunity to try three of our disciplines. Your two years will typically consist of three rotations, firstly spending twelve months in your core discipline and then two six month placements in disciplines where you will build further knowledge of working in a multi-disciplinary practice. Both pathways of the Graduate Development Programme may include a secondment should either the requirement or opportunity present itself. Previous Graduates have found this beneficial in achieving their professional development objectives.

Please note that that rotational pathways may not be available in some of our specialist disciplines.

Professional Development

A vital part of your development at PBA is your progression from graduate to a recognised professional in your chosen discipline. We work with you to offer not just the projects and opportunities to ensure that this happens but also the mentoring and support that you need too. We have capability to offer progression through incorporation, chartership and recognition with institutions such as ICE, IStructE, CIWEM, CIHT, TPP and more.

Requirements

  • Passionate about joining a leading consultancy.
  • Creative, outside the box thinking.
  • Preferabbly a Masters degree attained at a minimum 2:1 degree classification or on course to achieving.

How to apply?

For more information log in to your careers connect account and search Reference ID '3QKL7' for more information.

Account Manager Internship at UMAI

Where: Asia

Deadline: October 19, 2018

Type: Graduate

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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 humour. Your tasks will include:

  • Out in the field helping customers in training their staff in using our products
  • Manage key accounts
  • Stay abreast of new openings, and attend important industry events
  • Develop targets and strategies with the CEO
  • Take part in expanding the business in current markets, as well as develop it in new markets alongside a highly entrepreneurial and international team.

Requirements

  • You’re goal oriented, and have superb organization skills
  • You have a strong work ethic and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • You have an entrepreneurial way of thinking and interest or experience in project management or entrepreneurship

How to apply?

Log in to your Careers Connect account and search Reference ID "EA6YL" for more information.

Finance and Accounting Internship at UMAI

Where: Malaysia

Deadline: October 19, 2018

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

UMAI is a restaurant reservations app taking over the Asia Pacific region, one country at a time, and we are always in search of top people to join the organization. The team has extensive experience in building internet companies and has been part of growing some of the largest e-commerce ventures in the Asia Pacific region. In each city, UMAI strives to be one of digital media’s leading tastemakers. Through the app, we give our users access to the best restaurant experiences their city has to offer. From the hottest new openings to Michelin-starred classics and neighborhood gems, we help our users decide which restaurant to eat at.

About the Role:

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 humour.

Your tasks:

  • Prepare, examine, assess accuracy, and analyze accounting records, financial statements, and other financial reports
  • Develop strategies to strengthen relationships with potential investors, leading to more funding opportunities
  • Create marketing and sales materials to increase investor interest
  • Develop and maintain contact lists of potential investors

Requirements:

  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Enthusiasm and commitment
  • A keen interest in the start-up world
  • A team player, responsible, independent, and detail-oriented
  • Pro-active and frequently contribute new creative initiatives and ideas
  • Comfortable in an international work environment

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '7ZW93'

Graduate Research Executive at ABA Market Research

Where: England - Multiple

Deadline: October 19, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About ABA Research:

ABA Research works with some of the biggest retail brands including M&S, Asda, John Lewis, River Island and Arcadia, helping to shape the way the nation shops. We are looking for bright graduates from any discipline to help drive our next phase of growth as a Graduate Research Executive. No experience is necessary.

Kick start your career in Market Research with ABA

  • Delivering insight for famous UK brands, using a variety of quantitative and qualitative research methodologies
  • Developing your skills, through a mixture of ‘on the job’ and formal training, to become a skilful Research Executive helping deliver ‘research that works’
  • Opportunities to craft your skills at every stage of the project cycle including;
  • Project set-up – developing questionnaires and discussion guides
  • Brainstorming ideas and findings to identify key themes
  • Analysis of quantitative and qualitative data
  • Charting key findings and presenting these to clients
  • Opportunities for involvement in exciting new methods – Vox Pops, WhatsApp Communities, biometrics as well as text analytics and data visualisation tools
  • Travelling the UK to speak to the nations’ shoppers
  • Widening your commercial retail knowledge – developing an understanding of consumer behaviour

Requirements:

We’re looking for exceptional people with raw ability to develop

  • Desire to learn quickly and solve problems in fast-changing situations
  • Logical and rigorous thinking with strong analytical skills and the ability to write authoritatively
  • Can absorb large amounts of information and pick out the key stories
  • Ability to work in a thorough, precise manner and display excellent attention to detail
  • Capacity to execute multiple tasks – prioritising effectively
  • Problem solving skills to find pragmatic solutions to fast-changing situations

Specifics we look for in our graduates

  • 2:1 or above from any degree background
  • Strong A-Level grades - ideally including a maths or science subject
  • A keen interest in retail brands and curiosity about why people shop the way they do
  • A ‘can do’ attitude with a track record of producing great outcomes to be proud of

How to apply

Applying for our role

If you would like any further queries or to apply, please forward your CV to Karis Clayphon at recruitment@abaresearch.co.uk

For more information about ABA and our opportunities please navigate to www.abaresearch.co.uk

Consultant Academy at Twenty Recruitment Group

Where: Greater London

Deadline: October 23, 2018

Type: Graduate

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At Twenty we are developing the business leaders of the future and we have the desire and opportunities for talented people to fly through the ranks. Check us out and you will realise that this is not an empty statement. If you are looking for a large corporate environment, where you are just a number running with the rest of the herd, where time spent matters, then apply to one of the old established boring big boys!

Twenty is a privately owned recruitment business employing over 70 Consultants across London and New York. Having previously built and sold one of the UK's most successful recruitment businesses, the founders started Twenty to bring a fresh approach to the industry. Launched in 2009 the business has attracted top talent from a variety of firms including listed companies and SMEs, as well as through our own Consultant Academy. As a result, the business has a very good balance between youth and experience. Our number one priority is focused on our assets - namely our people. Whilst the interview process can be quite thorough, it does ensure that we only extend offers to people who will live the values of the firm.

Unlike most firms, the CEO and MD hot desk on the sales floor with the rest of the business and are integral in the business development and staff training with employees of all levels. In London we are based in a state of the art open plan office in the heart of the City (right by Bank Station). In New York we have just moved into a brand new 7000 square foot office in mid-town Manhattan, opposite the Chrysler Building (2 minutes' walk from Grand Central Station).Twenty offers a Market leading commission scheme. In addition, there are a number of incentives including annual ski trip, summer trip, lunch club and an all employee monthly social event paid for by the business. After one year you will be eligible to join (for free) the company's shareholder scheme.

Requirements

For further details on the requirements of this position, please log in to your Careers Connect account and search Reference ID "NQO6O".

How to apply?

Log in to your careers connect account and search Reference ID "NQO6O" for more details on how to apply.

Account Management at SilverDoor Limited

Where: Greater London

Deadline: October 25, 2018

Type: Placement Year

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About SilverDoor Limited

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

SilverDoor is the world’s leading serviced apartment provider, with a collection of 170,000 apartments in 86 countries. We have four brands: SilverDoor Apartments, Citybase Apartments, Central London Apartments and Orbital Partnership.

Our portfolio of serviced apartments is carefully curated from relationships with over 1,000 operators around the world.

We operate across three offices in London, Lancaster and Singapore, and take a personal approach to everything we do.

The SilverDoor Academy

Our Academy is a hub for placement students to develop their career, achieve their goals and take their first steps in a full-time working environment. We provide you with a platform to grow.

Our values

We pride ourselves on offering a down-to-earth, friendly working environment where the company directors are visible and approachable. Our relaxed yet hard-working offices are the ideal space to deliver the best service in our industry.

Our clients

We source serviced apartments for some of the world’s largest companies and private clients looking for somewhere to stay that offers more than a hotel room.

Academy Placement Student in Account Management

As the Academy Placement Student in Account Management, you’ll be responsible for ensuring that all clients receive a high level of customer service when booking a serviced apartment.

This includes on-going handling, reservations and aftercare.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for ensuring the highest levels of customer service are delivered at all times
  • Finding serviced apartments for our clients
  • Reservations and administration
  • Adhering to agreed SLAs
  • Taking enquiries
  • Making reservations
  • Building solid business relationships with clients and property partners
  • Negotiating rates
  • Helping to find new clients
  • Attending property viewings to gain a better knowledge of the apartments
  • Accurate record keeping

How to apply

Cv and cover letter to academy@silverdoorapartments.com