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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.

International Placement Abroad through AIESEC

Where: Worldwide

Deadline: December 31, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : HR and recruitment

AIESEC is the world's largest youth-run organization. It is an international non-governmental and Not-for-profit that provides young people with leadership development, cross-cultural internships, and volunteer exchange experience. It works with the United Nations to achieve their Sustainable Development Goals, with each project aiming to achieve at least one of those goals. AIESEC aims to promote this through their three products, Global Volunteer, Global Entrepreneur and Global Talent. All of these have projects from different parts of the world.

About the Role:

Associated with the United Nations in achieving their 17 sustainable developmental goals, AIESEC is the world's largest youth-run Non-governmental organization.

We are offering placements/internships that runs the maximum between the duration of 6-78 weeks. These durations will vary depending on the project you choose on our website found here https://aiesec.org/.
AIESEC is looking for inspired individuals, ready to make a difference to the world by providing a valuable experience like no other. We accept Sheffield students every year, so our opportunities cannot be missed! Your dream project may be taken very quickly due to AIESEC's universal demand.

The Perks:

1) You will achieve a professional edge in achieving your dream job by having international experience.
2) You will increase your CV with more developed and sharpened skills.
3) You will be paid (contingent on the project you choose).
4) Flexibility! AIESEC offers opportunities to be applied at any time of the year.
5) AIESEC will support you from the start to the end of your project!
6) We have a good reputation with companies all over the world and are universally recognised, which enhances your CV even more.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'Q8LQ3'

Analytics & Sales Summer Internship at Bloomberg

Where: London, United Kingdom

Deadline: December 31, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the company:

Born in 1981, Bloomberg is the world's primary distributor of financial data and a top news provider of the 21st century. A global information and technology company, we use our dynamic network of data, ideas and analysis to solve difficult problems. Our customers around the world rely on us to deliver accurate, real-time business and market information that helps them make important financial decisions.

What began as an idea to bring efficiency to buyers and sellers of the bond market has evolved into the central nervous system of global finance. We are a forward-looking, ever-evolving company focused on building products and solutions needed by our clients. We are passionate about collaboration. We innovate in real-time. We create tools that our customers need, before they know they need them. We find answers to questions they didn't even know they should ask.

About the role:

You're the first of your friends to know about a major economic event. You have an appetite not only to see the world but to learn what makes it tick. You build relationships quickly and effortlessly and have a real desire for a career in a client-facing role. You're professional and personable, intelligent and analytical. You're a solution-provider, with a passion for providing platinum customer service. It's rare to find an internship that gives you as much client exposure as our Analytics and Sales programme will. Over the course of ten weeks you'll rotate between both departments, gaining an insight into what our graduate role has to offer.

Analytics:

On the Analytics Help Desk, our clients always come first. We provide round-the-clock support for Bloomberg Terminal users all over the world and across multiple industries. We interact directly with these clients daily, via our 'Instant Bloomberg' chat system, answering their questions and conducting training.

Sales:

In Sales, we're the face of Bloomberg for our clients. Equally consultative and entrepreneurial, we're relied upon to manage existing client relationships, whilst being given the responsibility and autonomy to identify new business opportunities throughout the EMEA region.

Requirements:

  • Demonstrated interest in financial market and the aspiration to work in the financial services industry
  • Business fluency in German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, Swedish, Finnish, Korean, Mandarin, Japanese,
  • Strong critical-thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Exceptional communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • The aptitude to learn and adapt quickly in a rapidly changing environment
  • Real ambition to pursue a client-facing career, with a strong interest in relationship management and sales
  • The ability to work for 10 weeks from July - September, 2020

How to apply:

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Retail Banking and Wealth Management - Business Support Manager at HSBC

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: December 31, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

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

HSBC is one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organisations. We serve around 37 million customers through four global businesses such as Commercial Banking, Retail Banking and Wealth Management, Global Banking and Markets, Global Private Banking Our network covers 67 countries and territories in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and North Africa, North America and Latin America.

About the Role:

The Industrial Placement will expose you to our business and help you to understand how we work with our customers on exciting and innovative projects. You will experience a fast-paced environment and have a chance to work on projects affecting real business and community needs, as well as understanding the importance of protecting the interests of our customers at all times. When joining one of our specialist teams, you can increase your exposure to creative projects that influence the direction of our bank.

Successful candidates will work with a specific business area of RBWM such as Banking & Propositions, Chief Control Office, Chief Operating Office, Distribution, Insurance and Wealth & Advice. We also have opportunities to work in M&S Bank or first direct. You will support the management and execution of the strategic priorities of HSBC UK. This is a UK role meaning but there is an expectation that there is remote interaction with Global and Regional teams in other locations and other Business Areas/Functions.

Requirements:

  • Based on your current results you must be on track to receive a minimum of a 2:1 degree classification/ 3.2 GPA or higher or overseas equivalent to this
  • You must have obtained at least 300 UCAS* points pre September 2017 and 120 post September 2017 in accordance with UCAS tariff changes across your top three A2 Levels or equivalent, excluding General Studies (AS Levels and GCSE are not considered). Or if there were mitigating circumstances that prevented this, can you provide evidence of these.
  • You must be in your Penultimate Year of Study. Expected Graduation Year 2022
  • The location for this role is UK wide, therefore, you must be able to commit to being nationally mobile and be available to undertake the travel required for this role.
  • You can only apply for one HSBC Programme each year
  • By the time of starting employment, successful candidates must have permission to work in the UK for the entirety of the program.

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'YG738'

Graduate Fellow at Informa

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: December 31, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the company:

Informa operates at the heart of the Knowledge and Information Economy. It is a leading business intelligence, academic publishing, knowledge and events business. Informa is listed on London Stock Exchange and a member of FTSE 100, with over 11,000 colleagues working in more than 30 countries. We’re rated one of Britain’s top employers, providing a welcoming, stimulating and inclusive workplace, where all colleagues can engage, participate and have the support and freedom to succeed.

About the role:

Informa’s Graduate Fellowship Scheme offers five placements across the business over the course of two years, with one placement spent outside of Europe.

If you’re looking for exposure and opportunities to participate and contribute from day one, you’ll fit in at Informa.

  • A two-year Learning & Development programme
  • Four placements, within the UK, followed by a six-month placement outside of the UK
  • Each placement is individually tailored to relevant skills, interests and aspirations
  • Placements will involve working on real projects, providing the opportunity to learn and grow in a supportive environment
  • Fellows are mentored by a senior leader within the company – many Fellows continue their mentoring relationship beyond completion of the scheme
  • Fellows come together as a group regularly, both formally and informally, to share experiences and offer each other support

Requirements:

  • Achieved or on course to achieve a minimum of 2:1 or equivalent
  • Open to final year undergraduates and postgraduates of any discipline

The scheme provides an opportunity to experience a variety of different roles within a diverse international organisation. Key competencies and characteristics that we look for in future Fellows include:

  • A desire to learn, the tenacity to make things happen and the ambition to dictate your own progress, through hard work and self-development
  • The ability to work in partnership with colleagues and customers to form strong relationships through building trust
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong organisational skills, with proven ability to manage your time and work to deadlines
  • Digital know-how, with an interest in emerging technologies.
  • Driven by results
  • Positive, pro-active attitude

How to apply:

Click here to apply for this role. (Reference ID: YG2D8)

International Internship Abroad through AIESEC

Where: Worldwide

Deadline: December 31, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Main business: : HR and recruitment

AIESEC is the world's largest youth-run organization. It is an international non-governmental and Not-for-profit that provides young people with leadership development, cross-cultural internships, and volunteer exchange experience. It works with the United Nations to achieve their Sustainable Development Goals, with each project aiming to achieve at least one of those goals. AIESEC aims to promote this through their three products, Global Volunteer, Global Entrepreneur and Global Talent. All of these have projects from different parts of the world.

About the Role:

Associated with the United Nations in achieving their 17 sustainable developmental goals, AIESEC is the world's largest youth-run Non-governmental organization.

We are offering placements/internships that runs the maximum between the duration of 6-78 weeks. These durations will vary depending on the project you choose on our website found here https://aiesec.org/.
AIESEC is looking for inspired individuals, ready to make a difference to the world by providing a valuable experience like no other. We accept Sheffield students every year, so our opportunities cannot be missed! Your dream project may be taken very quickly due to AIESEC's universal demand.

The Perks:

1) You will achieve a professional edge in achieving your dream job by having international experience.
2) You will increase your CV with more developed and sharpened skills.
3) You will be paid (contingent on the project you choose).
4) Flexibility! AIESEC offers opportunities to be applied at any time of the year.
5) AIESEC will support you from the start to the end of your project!
6) We have a good reputation with companies all over the world and are universally recognised, which enhances your CV even more.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'Q8LQ3'

Brand Ambassador at On-Campus Promotions

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: December 31, 2019

Type: Part-time

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About the company:

On-Campus Promotions provide direct employer engagement with students at more than 70 universities across the UK & Ireland. Each year we recruit 700+ Brand Ambassadors and work with over 40 organisations, most of which are Top Graduate Employers, such as Linklaters, M&S, Network Rail and JP Morgan!

Our Brand Ambassadors get paid a competitive salary to work flexible hours, network across campus, and get involved with unique campus installations.

About the role:

Becoming a Brand Ambassadors means you will get part-time, paid and professional experience. Let’s break it down...

  • You receive £8.70ph - £10ph, with the opportunity to win prizes and bonuses
  • The hours work around you and your timetable. It’s incredibly flexible - like bamboo
  • Not only will you get cracking experience, you’ll pick up key employability skills along the way. Graduate employers fight over former Brand Ambassadors like a pack of starving bears

We accept applications from most UK and Irish universities and from all degree backgrounds!

So, what do Brand Ambassadors actually get up to?

  • Attending and supporting at employer-led events
  • Organising your own events
  • Capturing student data
  • Providing insights of competitors
  • Social media promotion and competitions
  • Networking across campus with students and university staff

Short-Term Brand Ambassador:

Our Short-Term Brand Ambassadors can work on multiple campaigns throughout the year and represent different companies at the same time.

The activities that Short-Term Brand Ambassadors get involved in is mainly social media promotion. Primarily to advertise events and competitions that are happening around campus.

Short-Term Brand Ambassadors will also receive remote training with On-Campus Promotions.

How to apply:

Click here to apply for this role.

Remember: The University recommends that ALL students do not work more than 16 hours per week during term time so that you can devote sufficient time to your studies.

CMB Placement – Data Scientist at HSBC

Where: England - West Midlands

Deadline: December 31, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

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

HSBC is one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organisations. We serve around 37 million customers through four global businesses such as Commercial Banking, Retail Banking and Wealth Management, Global Banking and Markets, Global Private Banking Our network covers 67 countries and territories in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and North Africa, North America and Latin America.

About the Role:

Data scientists will be conversant in and will deploy techniques such as correlation tests, hypothesis tests, machine learning, cluster analysis, data mining and visualization to automate processing raw data into valuable insights.

This job will carry out some or all of the following activities:

  • Interpret data, analyse results and provide ongoing reports
  • Use business judgment and analytical tools to drive the best results for the business achieved through a combination of using data, analysis and business judgment in identifying & leading new opportunities
  • To support a team in Commercial or Retail Banking to deliver business objectives of the Bank.
  • Work with different teams to understand, document and conduct relevant analysis
  • Independently produce actionable metrics from automating data collection, aggregation and visualisation from multiple data sources including big data
  • Identifying any gaps in data & understanding and managing a range of analytical and modelling projects from inception to delivery

Requirements:

  • If you excel on your Industrial Placement, you could be considered for a suitable Graduate Programme in HSBC UK to continue to develop your skills, knowledge and experience.
  • Based on your current results you must be on track to receive a minimum of a 2:1 degree classification/ 3.2 GPA or higher or overseas equivalent to this
  • You must have obtained at least 300 UCAS* points pre September 2017 and 120 post September 2017 in accordance with UCAS tariff changes across your top three A2 Levels or equivalent, excluding General Studies (AS Levels and GCSE are not considered). Or if there were mitigating circumstances that prevented this, can you provide evidence of these.
  • You must be in your Penultimate Year of Study. Expected Graduation Year 2022
  • The location for this role is UK wide, therefore, you must be able to commit to being nationally mobile and be available to undertake the travel required for this role.
  • You can only apply for one HSBC Programme each year
  • By the time of starting employment, successful candidates must have permission to work in the UK for the entirety of the program.

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'X496O'

China Leadership Development Program at Thermo Fisher Scientific

Where: Shanghai, China

Deadline: December 31, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the role:

The Thermo Fisher Scientific China Leadership Development Program provides a unique opportunity for high potential advanced degree graduates to develop the skills necessary for a career in a functional leadership role at Thermo Fisher Scientific. This is a two-year rotational program which provides broad experience in cross-functional opportunities, while allowing for exposure to the company’s core processes, technologies, and leaders. Rotations are determined through a combination of individual development needs and business priorities.

Additional learning opportunities round out the two year development program and include but not limited to: formal learning sessions, an Executive Mentor program, and business projects.

Requirements:

• Strong desire and motivation to develop a career as a future leader in finance, marketing, operations, or HR

• Must be a self-starter, possess passion and curiosity, actively partners and influences on business decisions

• Experience in multinational manufacturing environment

• Ability to interact with employees and leaders at all levels of the organization

• Business understanding, data analysis, project management and problem-solving skills

• Demonstrated history of driving businesses to improve processes and performance

• Fluent in both English and Chinese Mandarin language

• Strong team and interpersonal communication skills and professional presence

• MBA (or relevant Master’s Degree) and 3+ years related work experience (life science, healthcare industry preferred)

How to apply:

Click here to apply for this role.