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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.

Client Solutions Associate at FactSet

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 31, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : IT

FactSet is a leading provider of financial data and analytic applications. Our products are used by analysts, portfolio managers, researchers and investment bankers at major financial institutions throughout the world. Our business is built on the creative use of technology and an unwavering dedication to client service. FactSet delivers superior analytics, service, content and technology to help more than 85,000 users see and seize opportunity sooner.

About the Role:

Associates begin their careers with comprehensive in-person training, followed by working with clients first over the phone and then through a series of career rotations to best match each individual’s passions and strengths with their career destination. Throughout the programme, Associates will develop a wide array of skills and provide value to our clients by:

  • Developing a deep knowledge base across our business, products, and clients
  • Communicating with impact in person and over the phone while mastering presentation and public speaking skills both internally and externally
  • Asking effective questions in various situations to gather information, uncover needs, and create solutions to foster a truly collaborative and consultative partnerships
  • Defining key industry terms and concepts important to FactSet’s clients to be seen as an industry expert
  • Using advanced product knowledge and understanding of FactSet’s product suite to identify and implement solutions specific to client and user workflows including Excel modeling, company research, and portfolio analysis

Requirements:

The ideal Associate possesses the following qualifications:

  • Background or strong interest in a Finance or FinTech industry
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience or desire to be client facing
  • Desire to grow and learn in an ever-changing environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a proven ability to work on teams
  • A strong knowledge of PC applications, in particular Microsoft Excel
  • A commercial attitude
  • A 2.2 degree or above
  • At least 280 UCAS points

Particularly advantageous although not essential:

  • Previous experience working in the finance industry
  • Academic or commercial experience working with large datasets
  • Previous experience with numerical programming languages or statistical Software packages
  • Previous experience in a client facing role

While we consider candidates from any major, we encourage applicants with backgrounds in finance, economics, mathematics, physics and chemistry.

How to Apply:

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

Product Manager - SaaS at Convertize

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 31, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Marketing, advertising and PR

Convertize is a digital company founded in 2008 that offers a persuasion-based optimisation platform and conversion rate optimisation services. We help organisations around the world to create persuasive customer experiences and increase revenues.

About the Role:

Convertize, a digital consulting and SaaS company based in London, is looking for a Product Manager for our SaaS applications. The ideal candidate will have worked in digital marketing or similar, and will be looking for the next challenge in their career. Convertize offers the perfect position for an ambitious professional with experience in SaaS.

Our international company is based in London and has clients across the UK, France, Germany, Italy and beyond. The office is shaped by an international mix of people, from various work backgrounds, nationalities and cultures. This fresh and exciting community is a key part of our corporate identity and contributes greatly to the success and growth of our business.

Requirements:

  • Masters or Bachelor degree in a Scientific or Business (Psychology) Subject
  • Work experience in Customer Success or Account Management
  • Able to manage numerous user requests, assess them and find solutions
  • Demonstrate strong organisational and communications skills to support your own work and to work effectively with those around you
  • Good team player and excited to work within a fast-growing business
  • Be resourceful, able to multi-task and to work independently on your own initiative
  • Detail-orientated and focussed on providing high customer satisfaction
  • Fast learner with strong analytical skills and intellectual curiosity
  • Native English, any additional European Language will be a plus (French/German etc.)

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'NNJZ4'

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'

Lending Officer at HSBC Holdings Plc

Where: England - South Yorkshire

Deadline: April 1, 2019

Type: Graduate

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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:

If you are looking for a rewarding career that will help you stand out, join HSBC and fulfil your potential. Whether you want a career that will take you to the top, or simply in a new direction, HSBC offer opportunities, support and rewards that will take you further.

Joining our team as an underwriting officer you will assess the current financial circumstances of our customers when applying for a lending facility. In all cases you will be providing well-reasoned lending decisions, whilst treating our customers fairly.

Requirements:

  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills, with the ability to consult with our customers to fully understand their needs.
  • You will have regular contact with customers and colleagues via multiple contact channels so you must be able to communicate clearly and professionally in English, both written and verbally.
  • The ability to solve practical problems, ask questions, and collect information to provide the right outcomes for customers and the bank.
  • A high level of self-motivation and positive attitude and to put your customers at the heart of everything you do.
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • The skill to utilise multiple systems to explore your customer’s needs and bespoke requirements.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'JVD93'

Event and Hotel Management at Quarter

Where: England - South West

Deadline: April 1, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Leisure, sport and tourism

We are a community of independent hotels, suites, short lets, cafes, bars, restaurants and creative studios. We have an exciting events program and run the city’s premier private members club for the arts and media industries. Our Berkeley Square Hotel is home to a quarterly revolving art exhibition of local talent held in the square gallery and we support ‘HowTheLightGetsIn’ a nationally renowned philosophy and music festival.

About the Role:

We are on the lookout for individuals with plenty of charisma and enthusiasm, who are looking to forge their way to the top of our business.

We are offering you the rare opportunity to get involved in all areas of our company, where you will learn the operations of our diverse businesses.

You will be immersed into the company from the very first day, and will gain an insight into all aspects of hotel and restaurant management, including front of house operations, such as team management, guest interaction and event preparation, as well as a full understanding of back of house operations, from forecasting to budget management.

In addition to this you will also cover various other areas within the company, such as sales and marketing, group reservations, accounting, HR and training, revenue management, SEO and website management and property development.

The diversity of this scheme will give you the opportunity to experience all aspects of the company, allowing you to establish and build upon your strengths in the hospitality industry within a highly reputable company.

Requirements:

The ideal candidate will have a strong business head and professional outlook, as well as the desire to succeed and the ability to learn and adapt quickly. Although experience in hospitality is not necessary, a passion for customer service is essential.

A minimum of a 2:1 in any discipline is required from a Russell Group University.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'QWQ4J'

Finance Assistant at NHS Tameside & Glossop Clinical Commissioning Group

Where: England - North West

Deadline: April 1, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

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

NHS Tameside and Glossop Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) exists to improve the health care of the local population. We utilise the knowledge of our GPs and their practice teams to improve the way that local health services are currently delivered and to help our patients to make full use of the services that are available.

About the Role:

Working in a small team, the finance Assistant will gain first hand experience of the different functions of a finance department and the overall management of a large complex organisation. The role will support the provision of financial information to the CCGs budget holders and will play a key part in creating and updating key contract information.

The post holder will gain an insight into how the NHS is organised, funded and performance managed and will develop links with colleagues both within and outside of the organisation.

This placement is also a unique opportunity to develop communication skills with a wide range of NHS professionals and develop presentational and IT skills by working for CCG, which has a strong tradition of good financial and performance management.

The post holder will learn and understand the role and function of a finance department undertaking a range of duties to achieve this. In doing so they will support the Management Accounts functions within the organisation and become a key link with financial accounts. They will assist in ensuring orders are processed, payments are made correctly and manage the financial information requirements required by the finance department. They will also assist in preparing budgetary and reporting systems and implementing procedures that enable an effective financial management service to be provided to the various budget managers. In so doing, the post holder ill assist the finance team in reviewing and controlling resources.

Requirements:

We are looking for people who are currently undertaking either, business, accountancy or economic degrees who are yet to find a placement and would like to apply and attend an interview following the shortlisting process.

How to Apply:

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