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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.

eCommerce Operations Intern (German Speaker) at VisitBritain through Student Employment Services

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: September 30, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Role:

To assist the Online Shop Operations Manager on the day to day tasks, and support the online shop team in order to maximise revenue by providing the best possible ecommerce operation and online customer service.

Duties:
Customer Service:

  • To deal promptly and helpfully with customer emails in English and German
  • To process refunds when applicable
  • To monitor the online shops for issues which might deter customers from buying and to suggest ways of combating these issues
  • Upsell to customers and retain revenue wherever possible in line with our store terms and conditions

Shop Management & Reports:

  • To maximise the commercial potential of the shops & merchandising to drive sales
  • To translate and update shop content
  • E-Commerce research & report writing
  • To manage shop categories
  • To become au fait with all aspects of the e-commerce platform and to suggest enhancements to the system
  • To carry out daily quality checks and to identify and raise any on-site errors or bugs alongside daily and post deployment site checks

Shop Management:

  • Contribute to the work of the team as required, data entry and checking, problem solving, producing reports and presentations, special requests, etc..
  • Flexibility and willingness to support managers and team with cover and ad hock tasks including but not limited to; Covering other team member during annual leave when requested, competitor analysis, updating reporting spreadsheets

Requirements:

Education/Qualification:

  • Open to graduates
  • Open to applicants from all degree disciplines

Essential:

  • Excellent written and spoken English is essential
  • Excellent written and spoken in German
  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to prioritise
  • Excellent Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Willingness to learn new skills
  • Customer service experience and the ability to deal with difficult customers
  • Sales focused and confident speak with customers over the phone and looking for upselling opportunities
  • Knowledge of e-commerce desirable
  • Knowledge of tourism in Britain desirable – passion to work in this industry
  • The ability to write and translate content applying cultural intelligence is required

Generic:

  • Ability to take the initiative
  • Ability to build external and internal relationships and partnerships
  • Exhibits professionalism
  • Ability to plan and prioritise with patience
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and deliver to deadlines
  • Solves problems
  • Emotionally intelligent
  • Prepared to challenge and be challenged
  • Accountable and responsible
  • Communicates effectively
  • Listens and hears accurately

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'ON32G'

2019 Corporate & Investment Bank - Markets Summer Analyst Program at J P Morgan

Where: Hong Kong or Singapore

Deadline: September 30, 2018

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM) is one of the oldest financial institutions in the United States. With a history dating back over 200 years, here's where we stand today: We are a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.4 trillion. We operate in more than 60 countries. We have over 240,000 employees. We serve millions of consumers, small businesses and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients. We are a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small businesses, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management. Our stock is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

About the Role:

This ten-week program starts with virtual training, followed by five days of classroom instruction on markets, credit analysis, economics, financial metrics and Excel. Through hands-on experience and ongoing education, you’ll participate in trading simulations and learn more about global market strategies and asset classes - equities, credit, foreign exchange, commodities and emerging markets. Top performers may receive a full-time job (for juniors) offer at the end of the summer.

You’ll make an impact by:

  • Helping propose trade ideas
  • Managing risk as part of a team
  • Conducting research on various sectors
  • Sharpening your technical skills
  • Building your professional network with mentors, senior executives and others

Requirements:

We're looking for individuals with the vision and insights to advise our teams and clients around the world.

Key skills include:

  • Exceptional quantitative, analytical and communication skills
  • Genuine interest in financial markets and economic data and trends
  • Knowledge of Excel, Powerpoint and Word
  • Excellent leadership and collaborative skills
  • Fluency in English, Asian language preferred but not required
  • Expected graduation date of September 2019 – July 2020
  • Minimum required cumulative GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale, a Second Class Upper Honors or equivalent in your undergraduate degree

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'ON3EG'

Graduate Programme 2018 – Audit, Tax & Advisory (China, Hong Kong and Macau) at KPMG LLP

Where: China / Hong Kong / Macau

Deadline: September 30, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: Finance (incl. accountancy, insurance, pensions and fundraising) - Professional services organisation

About the Role:


Joining KPMG means that you will become an integral part of a multi-disciplinary team to help our clients excel in the changing market environment. You will enjoy world class training and tailored career development to help fulfil your potential. You will also be motivated to learn new things every day and work with some of the best talent around the world. Our reputation as a leading professional service provider is reinforced by the wide range of awards KPMG has received over the years as the employer of choice, for our strong community involvement and our wealth of knowledge in the professional industries.

Requirements:

  • A bachelor or a masters degree (from all disciplines)
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Passionate, committed and eager to succeed
  • Self-starters with good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Applicants for Hong Kong office should have the right of abode in Hong Kong
  • Applicants for Mainland China offices should be Chinese nationals
  • Applicants for Macau office should be Macau citizens

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '36V2D'

2019 Corporate & Investment Bank Investment Banking Summer Analyst at J P Morgan

Where: Hong Kong or Singapore

Deadline: September 30, 2018

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM) is one of the oldest financial institutions in the United States. With a history dating back over 200 years, here's where we stand today: We are a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.4 trillion. We operate in more than 60 countries. We have over 240,000 employees. We serve millions of consumers, small businesses and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients. We are a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small businesses, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management. Our stock is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

About the Role:

Our ten-week program kicks off with five days of orientation and training, giving you technical and practical skills. Top performers may receive a full-time job offer at the end of the summer.

You’ll make an impact by:

  • Analyzing market data, building detailed financial models and preparing client presentations for mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts and capital markets advisory
  • Managing client transactions from pitch to close under the guidance of our senior leaders
  • Coming up with innovative and creative ways to solve complex, real-world business challenges
  • Learning how we help clients and communities grow, no matter their needs,
  • Sharpening your technical skills
  • Building your professional network with mentors, senior executives and others

Requirements:

If you've got initiative and the vision to come up with strategies and plans, then this is the role for you.


Key skills include:

  • Excellent analytical, quantitative and interpretive skills
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic, collaborative work environment
  • Being adaptable, flexible and resilient
  • Knowing your way around Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Fluency in English
  • Coursework in finance or economics a plus
  • Expected graduation date of September 2019 – July 2020
  • Minimum required cumulative GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale, a Second Class Upper Honors or equivalent in your undergraduate degree

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'YKNM4'

Recruitment Consultant Graduate Scheme at Harnham

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: September 30, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: Business, consulting and general management

Harnham is one of Europe’s leading providers of recruitment services and advice to the Data & Analytics marketplace. Established in 2006 we’re proud to say we’ve never lost a client. We work extremely hard but believe we should be rewarded for doing so – our incentives and commission structure are some of the best on the market and not content with London and German offerings, we’re soon to break into the US.

About the Role:

We are currently recruiting for our 2018 graduate scheme (starting dates in July, August and September) and are conducting interviews now. Established in 2006 starting with only 3 people in Wimbledon, have rapidly grown into a market leading company with 100 employees based in the UK, US and Europe. Harnham are a specialist recruitment consultancy in Data and Analytics, priding ourselves on being unique to other recruitment agencies.

Recruitment is a fast paced, challenging yet highly rewarding. As recruitment is a sales role, there will be targets to work towards daily. We aren’t expecting you to be experts in recruitment nor Data & Analytics, but we do want people who want to achieve and be successful. Our training programme will develop your skills and knowledge in Data, so you will become a specialist recruiter.

Requirements:

Even though no experience is needed as full training is given, we are looking for degree educated individuals who are excited by the prospect to work in a market leading company and possess the following qualities:

  • Motivated
  • Passionate
  • Driven
  • Determined
  • Ambitious
  • Positive attitude
  • Extremely strong work ethic

How to Apply:

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

2019 Corporate & Investment Bank Investment Banking Summer Analyst at J P Morgan

Where: Hong Kong

Deadline: September 30, 2018

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM) is one of the oldest financial institutions in the United States. With a history dating back over 200 years, here's where we stand today: We are a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.4 trillion. We operate in more than 60 countries. We have over 240,000 employees. We serve millions of consumers, small businesses and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients. We are a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small businesses, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management. Our stock is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

About the Role:

Our ten-week program kicks off with five days of orientation and training, giving you technical and practical skills. Top performers may receive a full-time job offer at the end of the summer.

You’ll make an impact by:

  • Analyzing market data, building detailed financial models and preparing client presentations for mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts and capital markets advisory
  • Managing client transactions from pitch to close under the guidance of our senior leaders
  • Coming up with innovative and creative ways to solve complex, real-world business challenges
  • Learning how we help clients and communities grow, no matter their needs,
  • Sharpening your technical skills
  • Building your professional network with mentors, senior executives and others

Requirements:

If you've got initiative and the vision to come up with strategies and plans, then this is the role for you.

Key skills include:

  • Excellent analytical, quantitative and interpretive skills
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic, collaborative work environment
  • Being adaptable, flexible and resilient
  • Knowing your way around Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Fluency in English and Chinese Mandarin
  • Coursework in finance or economics a plus
  • Expected graduation date of September 2019 – June 2020
  • Minimum required cumulative GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale, a Second Class Upper Honors or equivalent in your undergraduate degree

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'NNZ9O'

Business Graduate Programme at Ford Credit Europe through Randstad UK

Where: England - multiple

Deadline: October 1, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Role:

As a Business graduate, you will participate in an initial six-month placement within our Manchester Business Centre, followed by two substantive placements of 12-18 months within core business departments. Our placements are functional roles within the departments, which means you have the ability to make a real difference to our organisation. Our graduate scheme seeks to provide you with exposure to a number of roles and departments rather than specialising in just one area. For curious and driven graduates it is an opportunity to gain a variety experiences, meet people across the organisation, learn new ways of working and drive our business forward.

Initial Placement:

Your initial placement will be in our Manchester Business Centre and will last for six months, during which time you will rotate through at least two roles such as:

  • Wholesale Operations
  • UK Retail Dealer Services
  • UK Retail Account Servicing and Collections

Within these roles, you will be learning the business from the ground up and will be providing first line telephone support to customer enquiries, day-to-day management of Ford Credit Finance Facilities offered to Ford Dealers or assessing the credit worthiness of retail and small business customers. You shall be assigned a graduate buddy to support your transition into our organisation and your initial placement will provide you with an in depth insight to our base business, equipping you with in depth knowledge and understanding to enable you to become a future leader at Ford Credit.

Further Placement Opportunities:

After your first placement, you will be assigned a mentor from our Leadership Team and will have two further graduate placements, supported by ongoing training opportunities. All our graduate placements are designed to provide you with broad experience of the Ford Credit business to support your development in becoming a future leader. You could be working in areas including Risk, Compliance, Insurance, Marketing, Worldwide Trade Finance, Strategy or Sales, and based in Essex or Manchester. Your placements are decided by business leaders on our Graduate Committee; taking into consideration your personal preferences where possible. Some placements will offer the opportunity to utilise your language skills where applicable.

Requirements:

Essential:

  • A minimum 2:1 degree (or international equivalent)
  • English language fluency
  • Knowledge and passion about our business
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a strong team working ethos
  • Excellent communication skills
  • To be highly motivated and pro-active
  • An innovative flair and ability to creatively problem-solve
  • A strong customer focus
  • Geographically mobile

Desirable:

  • Spanish, Italian, German or French to a business conversational standard

How to Apply:

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

Production Graduate at Avara Foods through Discovery

Where: United Kingdom - multiple

Deadline: October 1, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Avara Foods is one of the UK’s biggest food businesses. It’s a place where great people produce great food, for some of the country’s biggest supermarkets and most popular restaurants.

About the Role:

Over three years you’ll spend time working on several different assignments, across a broad range of departments, each offering real responsibility from day one.

You’ll be joining the production department and will rotate around different business departments and sites to gain maximum exposure to the business. The primary objective in Production is to maintain an effective and efficient process in order to provide quality, fresh and convenient products for a timely dispatch to our customers.

We control our whole supply chain from our local British farms, through advanced manufacturing plants, to the final product on the shelf. This ensures that customers receive a safe and secure product, delivered via an excellent service from a transparent and integrated supply chain. You’ll play an important part in this process by working on varied projects focusing on the production processes, quality control, health and safety and team management.

After the first 12 months in a planning role, you’ll work closely with the business to determine your next placement within the graduate scheme. This placement will likely be in another area of the business and will be based on a number of factors such as:

  • Preferences and interests
  • Skills and strengths
  • Career direction
  • Availability within the business


It’s up to you to plan and direct your progression with the business, to ensure that you develop your career whilst continuing to add value to Avara Foods.

Requirements:

Academically, we are looking for CCC (or higher) at A-level and a 2:2 degree (or higher) from a business or science-related background. Other degree types may also be considered. You will also have:

  • A strong aptitude for learning
  • An organised approach
  • Interest in the industry (advantageous)
  • A good eye for detail
  • Accuracy in your work
  • The ability to follow and/or implement processes
  • Flexibility to relocate

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '2E2ZM'