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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.

Marketing Officer at Pengfei Education & Immigration Consultancy Ltd.

Where: England - South Yorkshire, East Midlands

Deadline: January 31, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Education and Training

Founded in 2008, Pengfei Education has become one of the leading agents in education and immigration consulting industry in East Midland and Sheffield Region. As a specialist we dedicate ourselves in providing professional advice and services to Chinese inside or outside the UK in their university/college applications, visa or immigration matters.

About the Role:

The Marketing Officer will be offering support in a variety of ways, including:

  • exploring market in the UK and China, develop and maintain relations with channels
  • Design and implement marketing promotion plans
  • Recruit, train and assess on-campus representative team;
  • Plan and Organize both on-line and off-line activities, conduct survey and analyse survey result;
  • Work with education consultants to reach sales target.

Requirements:

Applicants must have a genuine interest in the education consulting industry as well as the desire to continually learn and develop in an ever-changing environment. In addition, we require:

  • Native Chinese speaker with excellent English Skills
  • At least an UK degree with merit (in any subject)
  • A strong skills of PC applications, in particular MS, wechat etc., good user of photoshop an advantage
  • A positive ‘can do’ attitude towards achieving set goals and objectives
  • Excellent communication skills and business awareness
  • A confident and enthusiastic personality, with ability to work on your own initiative and manage your own time
  • Experience in a client/customer facing role, or a desire to excel in this area.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3QD43'

Tax Graduate Trainee Programme 2019 at Mercer & Hole

Where: England - South East

Deadline: January 31, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

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

We are a top 40 accountancy firm, top 25 for private client and financial planning work and we aim to do things a little differently; to excel technically; to give our clients options they hadn't even thought of and to make complex issues easy to understand.

About the Role:

Graduates who wish to pursue a career in Corporate and Business Tax are invited to apply for our three-year structured training programme, which commences each July. Our Tax Trainees would study the ATT/CTA Tax Pathway which enables the trainees to become a Chartered Tax Adviser.

All trainees are provided with the opportunity for technical and personal development through comprehensive in-house training and external examination based tuition and our client base provides trainees with knowledge in tax compliance, planning and advisory experience.

Academic achievement is only the starting point. We aim to recruit people who have demonstrated an ability and a willingness to accept responsibility, because they will be expected to do so as trainees; who are able to convince us that they possess common sense and good judgment; who are high achievers outside purely academic matters, with a range of extra-curricular interests which make them interesting as people; who have an outgoing personality with an ability to think and do things for themselves, a desire to participate and a ready ability to communicate; and for whom coming to work each day is enjoyable, but who realise that there is more to life than just work.

Requirements:

All applicants must have a minimum of 280 UCAS points under the old scoring system or 112 UCAS points under the new system which must comprise of at least 3 A-Levels (excluding general studies) and a minimum 2:2 honours degree or equivalent.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'AYZE6'

Business And Financial Consultant at McDaan Limited

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: January 31, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

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

McDaan Limited is a private company registered and regulated in the UK. We have been in operation since 2011 in areas of Finance, Consultancy and Infrastructure Project Development. We are regulated by the FCA in the UK with a license number 679772.

About the Role:

As part of our expansion program we have established an effective business model with excellent opportunities for ambitious Individuals to join us as business and finance consultants.

You will work as part of our team to assist individuals and businesses across different spectrum and sectors to facilitate finance, enable them to grow their business and provide them with other complementing services as needed. You will also receive online training to be accessed flexibly at your own time.

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3EY9M'

Venture Development - Graduate Associate at Disperse.io

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: January 31, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : IT

Disperse is a VC-backed AI construction startup focused on improving on-site productivity with the help of computer vision. Our goal is to not just be part of the current wave of construction innovation upstarts, but to ultimately reimagine the way building projects are designed, delivered and operated.

About the Role:

We’re looking for someone versatile and entrepreneurial who is excited at the prospect of building a high-growth AI venture: an imaginative tinkerer who thrives wearing multiple hats and seeks out adventurous challenges. Someone who can tackle problems across a variety of roles: from strategic growth initiatives, product design and business development, to analytics, project management and operations. If you’re eager to learn and aren’t afraid to dive straight into new challenges, then this role is a great opportunity to grow and develop a multidisciplinary skillset as part of a world-class team.

You will learn about all areas of the business and will be expected to contribute in every area, as we all do. Working alongside the founding team, you will have a lot of ownership from day one, and will experience firsthand what it takes to scale up an AI startup. You will receive regular mentoring from different members of the team to make your experience at Disperse the best it can be.

Requirements:

  • You've already completed your studies are excited about joining us full-time immediately after the 4-month probation period.
  • You're ambitious and passionate about creating something meaningful.
  • You're a problem solver; you don’t accept the status quo and are always looking for creative solutions.
  • You think analytically; you love working with data and extracting insights to make strong business cases.
  • You're an excellent written and verbal communicator with a knack for always finding the right tone.
  • You're a lifelong learner who picks new skills and information up quickly.
  • You're organised and methodological with a keen attention to detail.
  • You're a highly motivated ‘self-starter’.
  • You have an excellent track record of academic achievement.
  • You're eligible to work in the UK. No visa sponsorship is available for this position.

Useful but not essential:

  • Fluent in another language.
  • Previous experience in a startup environment.
  • Technical knowledge and understanding of software development

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'DY7N4'

Strategic Communications Consulting at FTI Consulting

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: January 31, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

FTI Consulting is a global business advisory firm, dedicated to helping organisations navigate and manage a diverse range of complex issues and business challenges. Our expertise covers the spectrum of Corporate Finance & Restructuring, Economic Consulting, Forensic & Litigation Consulting, Strategic Communications and Technology. We are a company of more than 4,600 professionals with annual revenues in excess of $1.8 billion, with offices located in every major business centre in the world.

Our professionals are some of the most experienced leaders in their fields, and advise across a range of industries. Our clients engage us for high-stakes concerns or emerging opportunities that require specialised expertise, and over the past two decades we have been engaged to work behind the headlines on some of the biggest news stories to date.

About the Role:

Our London-based programme gives graduates the opportunity to rotate between different industry sector teams, including a broad base of disciplines across a variety of specialist sectors including financial services, retail and consumer, digital, natural resources, energy, public affairs, real estate, professional services, technology media telecoms (TMT) and life sciences. The rotations through each team, will provide a unique insight and overview of all your possible career paths within the Strategic Communications practice.

Following the rotations, graduates are able to submit their preferred speciality choices which will be considered when allocating teams.

Graduates undertake an extensive training programme from leading industry experts and advisors. Our unique structure also provides graduates with constant exposure to senior colleagues and client representatives from day one.

Our Graduates have the opportunity to gain a wealth of experience across public affairs, corporate, financial, digital and change communications within a number of different industry practices. By rotating through different expert sector teams, Consultants on our graduate scheme have the chance to gain exposure to an incredibly diverse roster of clients, from fast-growing start-ups to FTSE 100 industry leaders.

Requirements:

  • A desire to work in Communications
  • 2:1 degree (or equivalent) and the equivalent of ABB at A-Level
  • Some relevant work experience
  • Outstanding communication and people skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Teamwork
  • Creative thinking
  • Proactivity and initiative taking

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'XBX3O'

Summer Placement - Marketing Undergraduate at E.ON

Where: England - West Midlands

Deadline: January 31, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

E.ON is a privately-owned international energy company. Our 40,000 colleagues in 13 countries work daily towards the improvement of technical innovations and user-friendly customer solutions for the new energy world. We are the first large energy company to focus more heavily upon the energy of the future through our three business areas of energy networks, renewable energies and customer solutions.

E.ON provides electricity and gas to millions of homes and businesses here in the UK. It’s incredibly complex work. It takes the talents of thousands of people to do what we do. Yet our vision is a simple one. We want to be the trusted energy partner for our customers. We’re doing that by making energy cleaner and simpler to understand. We’re also doing it by being genuinely helpful people and treating our customers fairly.

Requirements:

  • A sense of excitement at the chance to create and promote internal marketing materials.
  • The drive to create content that could impact at the global level in transforming our business.
  • An understanding that you might take on a project that defines future industry trends.
  • People who can make everything from cavity wall insulation to meeting government legislation sound exciting and must-read.
  • To be working towards a Marketing or Business related undergraduate degree.
  • Fresh energy and ideas that can turn new products and services into must-haves for business and residential customers alike.
  • The tenacity and drive to deliver the perfect market solutions in the face of demanding and complex briefs.
  • And, at the end of that journey, you’ll be proud to say that you were part of the generation that changed everything. And with a career ahead of you that’s as sustainable as the energy you brought to it.

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '2E722'

Business Excellence Internship at Siemens

Where: England - North West

Deadline: January 31, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Engineering and manufacturing

Siemens, the leading global engineering and technology services company, has been active in the United Kingdom for over 170 years.

We provide innovative solutions to help tackle the UK’s major challenges. Siemens has a significant presence throughout the UK, with 13 manufacturing sites and more than 25 major offices.

Today the company employs over 13,760 people in the UK, including about 5,000 in the manufacturing sector. Last year’s revenues were £3.36 billion

About the Role:

Our team of Business Excellence professionals support the Energy Management division with continuously improving our Company performance, business results and employee experience.

We’re looking for a team member who can help us along the digital journey, optimise our usage and understanding of new tools and technology and how they can improve collaboration, knowledge sharing and add value to our organisation. Customers are the lifeblood of our business, we strive to deliver excellent service and the BE team frequently research and refine ways to measure and improve Customer satisfaction – using established methods alongside developing creative & innovative approaches.

Requirements:

  • Curious nature, able to challenge the norm (how & why) and consider alternatives
  • Strives for excellence, placing Customers at the core
  • Able to analyse and interpret data, offering insights to support strategic decision making
  • Appetite for learning – especially utilisation of software & digital tools to improve working practices across the Business Excellence function
  • Excellent communication skills & stakeholder management
  • Able to plan, deliver and evaluate impact of small projects
  • Driven, flexible, innovative and resourceful team member

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'EX7QN'

Corporate Finance Consulting at FTI Consulting

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: January 31, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

FTI Consulting is a global business advisory firm, dedicated to helping organisations navigate and manage a diverse range of complex issues and business challenges. Our expertise covers the spectrum of Corporate Finance & Restructuring, Economic Consulting, Forensic & Litigation Consulting, Strategic Communications and Technology. We are a company of more than 4,600 professionals with annual revenues in excess of $1.8 billion, with offices located in every major business centre in the world.

Our professionals are some of the most experienced leaders in their fields, and advise across a range of industries. Our clients engage us for high-stakes concerns or emerging opportunities that require specialised expertise, and over the past two decades we have been engaged to work behind the headlines on some of the biggest news stories to date.

About the Role:

Our Corporate Finance & Restructuring practice focuses on the strategic, operational, financial and capital needs of businesses. Our market leading Restructuring practice provides a wide range of financial and operational restructuring services and advice to underperforming and financially stressed businesses, their lenders, shareholders while the European Tax Advisory team is the fastest growing independent tax practice in the UK, offering innovative solutions to problems faced by our wide range of clients across all industries, including a number of FTSE 100 organisations.

Our market leading Restructuring practice provides a wide range of financial restructuring services and advice to underperforming and financially stressed businesses, their lenders, shareholders and other stakeholders. Our team has over 30 years global experience working on some of the most high-profile restructurings and insolvency cases, including Carillion and Steinhoff.

Our clients include all of the major global financial institutions, private equity houses, city law firms and many corporates. We work with clients across many industries to quickly ascertain key issues and to react immediately on behalf of our clients to implement viable and sustainable restructuring solutions and exit strategies..

Requirements:

  • If you have, or are expecting a first or upper second class degree and are looking for a career in a firm that will give you the opportunities to succeed, then we encourage you to apply.

  • Any degree discipline will be considered however candidates should be able to demonstrate their ability to think logically and work with numbers. We are particularly interested in candidates with quantitative or semi-quantitative backgrounds for example degrees in mathematics, statistics, engineering, physics, chemistry, economics, business, management, accounting and finance are typical. However, if you have demonstrated strong numerical skills at A Level a numerical degree is not essential.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are also essential as the role will involve communications with a varied group of stakeholders – for example management, lenders, employees and suppliers. The role also requires good organisation, self-management, proactivity, and teamwork skills.

  • We look for highly analytical graduates who are able to think critically and think on their feet. Under the ACCA, you will work towards becoming a Chartered Accountant. We are committed to the development of our people and our in-house and on the job training will complement your studies. Career progression is along a clearly defined route, with regular appraisals and professional guidance.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'QWO68'