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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.

Sales and Marketing Industrial Placement at GSK

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: October 7, 2018

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: Science and pharmaceuticals

As one of the world’s leading healthcare companies with operations in over 115 countries, GSK discovers, develops, manufactures and distributes lifesaving prescription medicines, vaccines and popular consumer products such as Beechams, Sensodyne, Savlon and Panadol. Every year we screen millions of compounds and make billions of packs of medicines and consumer healthcare products. The size and scope of our organisation allows our people to answer some of the worlds biggest questions – questions about future healthcare needs and questions about building a responsive, transparent business to meet them.

About the Role:

GSK Consumer Healthcare operates inside a fast moving and demanding industry, within which we hold leading positions in four main categories: oral care, respiratory health, skin health and treatment of pain. We offer a wide range of Sales and Marketing placements in our Consumer Healthcare business where you will have the opportunity to work on some of our well-known brands such as; Sensodyne, Piriton, Voltarol and Panadol.

Within our Consumer teams you may be working on projects such as packaging design, e-marketing, promotions, pricing strategies, new product development, or internal launches. You could also be working towards improving our in-store presence, using consumer insights, and helping retailers grow revenue on our products by driving sales. Additionally, there are a variety of roles that sit in between the two areas of Sales and Marketing which explore different commercial elements of GSK Consumer Healthcare.

Whichever role you go into you will be applying the skills you already have, whilst developing new proficiencies such as; commercial awareness, collaborative team working and problem solving.

We’re looking for people who wish to work in a fast-moving environment with a passion to succeed!

If you have what we’re looking for apply today!

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3EV63'

Finance at GSK

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: October 7, 2018

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: Science and pharmaceuticals

As one of the world’s leading healthcare companies with operations in over 115 countries, GSK discovers, develops, manufactures and distributes lifesaving prescription medicines, vaccines and popular consumer products such as Beechams, Sensodyne, Savlon and Panadol. Every year we screen millions of compounds and make billions of packs of medicines and consumer healthcare products. The size and scope of our organisation allows our people to answer some of the worlds biggest questions – questions about future healthcare needs and questions about building a responsive, transparent business to meet them.

About the Role:

Finance is at the heart of our business and offers a diverse range of opportunities for commercially-minded individuals. Whatever your degree, we can promise a great learning and development experience throughout your year with us.

Each of our placements is as different as the areas they support but wherever you are placed you will be guaranteed to gain both technical and interpersonal skills, for example:

  • Working with stakeholders at different levels across the business
  • Questioning and challenging current processes to drive improvement
  • Presentation skills
  • Working cross-functionally with other teams
  • Contributing to month-end reporting packs for senior stakeholders
  • Analysing data and identifying issues
  • Gaining an insight into what finance means in industry
  • Developing your knowledge of financial systems and processes
  • Building an understanding of drivers of profit and performance
  • Opportunities to be involved in short and longer-term projects throughout the year

Requirements:

We are looking for people who have strong communication skills, the ability to be challenged and are motivated by the idea of a career in finance with GSK. An accounting or finance background is not necessary as you will gain all the skills you require on the job.

If you have what we’re looking for apply today!

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '7GQ4M'

China Graduate Programme 2019 – Audit, Tax & Advisory at KPMG LLP

Where: Asia

Deadline: October 8, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: Business, consulting and general management

KPMG in the UK is part of a global network of firms that offers Audit, Tax, Consulting and Deal Advisory services. Through the talent of over 13,500 colleagues, we bring our imagination and insight to our clients’ most critical challenges.

With offices across the UK, we work with everyone from small start-ups and individuals to major multinationals, in virtually every industry imaginable. Our work is often complex, yet our vision is simple: to be the clear choice in professional services – for our clients, for our people and for the communities we work in.

About the Role:

At KPMG, our purpose is to “Inspire Confidence and Empower Change”, helping China to open its doors to the rest of the world and work with our clients to create the future. We are looking for top students who are passionate, committed and eager to succeed – all degree disciplines are welcome.

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 Mainland China offices should be Chinese nationals
  • Applicants for Hong Kong office should have the right of abode in Hong Kong
  • 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 'AYEZ6'

Retail Banking and Wealth Management Global Graduate Programme 2019 at HSBC Holdings Plc

Where: Asia

Deadline: October 8, 2018

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:

On our competitively paid graduate programme, you will complete four rotations, each lasting six months. Whether those rotations are in the UK, Hong Kong or beyond, you will learn about customer experience, team leadership, strategy and change initiatives, and risk.

In Retail Banking and Wealth Management, we help customers across the world with the management of their day-to-day finances and savings. You can expect to expand your skills while learning to thrive under pressure. You will be supported throughout by a team of professionals who will help to build your knowledge of international banking and to develop and present ideas with confidence. We will reward you with a market-competitive pay and benefits package.

You will gain an insight into how our branches and contact centres operate, while acting as the face of HSBC for our customers. You will learn about our product offerings, how we position them in the market and the processes and strategies behind them, including how we protect the interests of our customers at all times. We are at the forefront of new technology and you will see the impact that these new products and services have on our customers.

When joining one of our specialist teams, you can increase your exposure to creative projects that influence the direction of our bank. You will have the chance to lead people and work on innovative digital projects.

Requirements:

We are looking for motivated and curious people who are:

  • Good networkers. We encourage you to collaborate with clients, senior management, peers and our other teams internationally. This means you should be a strong communicator, show courage when presenting and be the face of HSBC for our clients.
  • Fast learners. You will work with new people on constantly evolving projects to help customers. By quickly becoming an expert in your area and keeping on top of ever-changing markets, you will gain the credibility to succeed.
  • Diverse thinkers. Bringing new ideas to the table and sharing an enthusiasm for improving our services is welcomed by our teams in both customer-facing and head office roles. Your dedication to delivering projects efficiently and sticking to rules and regulations will be important.
  • Opportunity takers. Having the courage to jump at the chance to do a rotation somewhere new or taking on a challenging, yet rewarding project will show that you’ve got the motivation to take your career to a higher level.

How to Apply:

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

Digital Summer Internship 2019 at HSBC Holdings Plc

Where: Asia

Deadline: October 8, 2018

Type: Internship

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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:

On our paid Digital Internship, depending on which location you choose, you'll spend a minimum of eight weeks gaining insights into how our business works. As part of our team, you will learn about customer needs and experiences; product delivery and marketing cycles; innovation and partnerships; risk and compliance, and what their requirements are in a digital world.

On our paid Digital Internship, depending on which location you choose, you'll spend a minimum of eight weeks gaining insights into how our business works. As part of our team, you will learn about customer needs and experiences; product delivery and marketing cycles; innovation and partnerships; risk and compliance, and what their requirements are in a digital world.

On your internship, you'll not only gain an introduction to the complex nature of Retail Banking and Wealth Management, but you'll also become involved in a team project. You will learn the importance of digital advancements and the impact they have on our millions of customers. You'll evolve the skills you are passionate about, along with the necessary qualities needed for customer service and leadership. Whatever subject you may be studying now, we're certain you'll find a path that is right for you.

Requirements:

Do you want to make your mark on a digitally evolving industry? Here's who we're looking for:

  • Team Players. At HSBC, we do things together to enable us to deliver the best solutions for our customers. That means being dedicated and able to collaborate: to listen to, and voice ideas and opinions that could develop our services
  • Agile workers. You'll work in a fast-paced environment. You'll maintain momentum by promoting flexible working and ensuring we constantly deliver an improved customer experience in our markets
  • Digital opportunists. Be curious and motivated to explore new innovations using your skills to identify areas where we can build an edge over our competitors
  • Diverse thinkers. Be courageous about bringing new ideas to the table and share your enthusiasm for improving our services

How to Apply:

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

Commercial Banking Summer Internship 2019 at HSBC Holdings Plc

Where: Asia

Deadline: October 8, 2018

Type: Internship

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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:

On our competitively paid eight-week internship you will work in one of our Business Banking or Commercial Banking centres.

We are continuously looking for new ways of improving our customer and business experience and we welcome your fresh perspective. You will work within a diverse team to exceed customer expectations and support the business’s growth. To ensure Commercial Banking is equipped for the present and future, we use new technology to help us to interact better with our clients. You will have the opportunity to learn about these technologies, how they benefit our business and how they are used in our product teams.

This internship aims to give you an idea of where you could fit within our business. To help you explore your interests and gain confidence in your abilities, you will take a hands-on, customer-facing role, where you can learn about our international capabilities and the 1.7 million business customers our Commercial Bank serves. Whatever degree you are doing, you will be supported to find an area you can succeed in, gaining the skills that are necessary to make your mark.

Requirements:

We are looking for collaborative and dedicated people who are:

  • Sociable networkers. From clients to colleagues, you can have an active social role, putting our business customers at the heart of what you do. You will form trusted relationships, working together to find the right solution for the right client
  • Diverse thinkers. Bringing fresh ideas to the table will get you noticed in a dynamic and important area of our bank. With your energised, courageous, and proactive attitude, you can identify areas of improvement quickly and find better ways of developing them
  • Curious learners. Showing the motivation to learn about our Commercial Bank and the products we offer is essential in helping you develop a career with us. You will strive to become a credible expert, helping people to trust your suggestions
  • Team players. You will work alongside senior leaders and peers across an international network in order to connect businesses with opportunities. So, it is vital you bring a team-orientated attitude to your approach

How to Apply:
For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3E48M'

Commercial Banking Global Graduate Programme 2019 at HSBC Holdings Plc

Where: Asia

Deadline: October 8, 2018

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:

On our competitively paid 18-month programme, you will complete three rotations, each lasting six months. As well as equipping you with a broad experience of our Commercial Bank, the programme will help you make contacts, give you exposure to senior leaders, fellow graduates and a diverse range of clients, and help you find where you fit best, so you can succeed in your career.

Regardless of which degree discipline you have come from, we will help you build the knowledge to succeed in our Commercial Bank. With the help of senior leaders and peers, you will develop a range of skills, while building on the ones that set you apart from the competition. As our Commercial Bank operates in more than 50 countries and territories, you will have the opportunity to build an international network and collaborate with clients in both developed and developing markets.

First, you will be introduced to our business with an induction, where you can meet people from across the world and gain an understanding of what HSBC does. You will then complete three rotations working in our Customer, Product and Credit teams. These will take place within our Relationship Management and Global Trade and Receivables Finance business areas.

It means you will be helping us by supporting our customers, which include small businesses and multinational enterprises. You will use new technologies to provide better solutions for our diverse clients and you will learn how risk management plays a big part in building client strategies. You will also have the opportunity to undertake rotations in areas such as product management and business development.

Requirements:

We are looking for motivated and dedicated people who are:

  • Relationship builders. Whether you are looking to build rapport with your mentor or help advise a business, you will need to be able to read people well and encourage mutual respect in sometimes high-pressured environments. This means building reliable relationships and ensuring people can count on you.
  • Curious learners. Showing a determination to learn about our Commercial Bank and the products we offer is essential in helping you build a successful career with us. It is all about becoming an expert and being able to advise clients knowledgably on our offerings.
  • Digital problem solvers. The role of a Commercial Banker is changing, becoming much more technology-focused and entrepreneurial. This means we need to be courageous and proactive when searching for better solutions and making use of the resources we have around us – such as other business areas and new technology.
  • Empathetic communicators. Our clients are at the heart of our Commercial Bank. You will do everything to support them wherever possible, forming lasting relationships that you can leverage to be able to meet customers’ individual objectives.

How to Apply:

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

Management Graduate Scheme - Food Industry at Management Development Services Ltd

Where: United Kingdom - multiple

Deadline: October 9, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: HR and recruitment

MDS is a unique partnership of companies that aims to equip young people with the experience, training and mind-set so that they have the confidence and ability to rapidly become senior business leaders within the food and fresh produce industry.

About the Role:

We place grads in four different roles in four businesses over two years, giving you a 360o view of the food & fresh produce supply chain and kick starting your career. You’ll receive management training and will be thrown in at the deep end in varied and challenging roles and the learning curve will be steep.

In return, you’ll be making a real difference in the businesses you work within and gaining the skills and experience needed to accelerate your career in the industry once you finish the scheme. What’s more, you’ll be supported every step of the way by a business that has been operating this graduate scheme on behalf of 35+ key industry players for over 30 years.

Requirements:

  • Strong interpersonal skills who are capable of inspiring and leading others
  • Resilient and flexible candidates who are prepared to relocate every six months
  • A passion for pursuing a career in the food and fresh produce industry
  • Highly motivated individuals with a thirst for the challenge of a rapidly evolving industry
  • A 2.1 degree or above, 2.2 may be considered
  • All degree disciplines considered
  • Land-based, food related, life sciences, business management, marketing or language degrees preferred
  • No specific experience is required as we are more interested in your potential to develop into the leaders of tomorrow

How to Apply:

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