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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.

Summer Internships at Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Where: United Kingdom, Europe, Ireland

Deadline: November 8, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

Bank of America is one of the world's leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small- and middle-market businesses, large corporations and governments with a full range of financial and risk management products and services.

About the Role:

What do you want the power to do? Join us at Bank of America, and we’ll help you make an impact. From career opportunities to support and encouragement together we’ll make it happen.

What you’ll do

As an intern, your work affects the real world. Why shouldn’t it? We’ll take your ideas seriously and you’ll get to network with other people as you do hands-on work. At the end of your placement, you could even have a chance to fast track onto the graduate programme with so many opportunities to learn and progress.

Join us for 10 weeks during your penultimate year at university, and you’ll get a taste of what a full-time role would be like. You’ll have structured performance evaluations, real training, development, and social and volunteering opportunities just as our permanent people do. So there’s no need to doubt you have the right skills.

Internships are offered in Compliance, Corporate Audit, Corporate Treasury, Wholesale Credit, Global Corporate & Investment Banking, Global Markets, Global Research, Global Transaction Services, Market Risk, Quantitative Management or Technology.

In some locations, we offer fixed-term placements such as off-cycle internships or industrial placements at other times throughout the year. Ask us about them if you’re interested.

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '236VM'

Customer Service Graduate at National Farmers' Union

Where: England - West Midlands

Deadline: November 10, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Animals, plants and agriculture

The NFU is the UK’s largest trade association representing farmers and growers across England and Wales. It is regarded as one of the most effective lobbying organisations in Europe, negotiating with governments and pressure groups at a local, national, European and international level.

About the Role:

Our 3 year trainee scheme will:

See you working within the Customer Services Division predominately based in our Head Office in Stratford upon Avon. You will have a series of placements across the Customer Service’s Division and an opportunity to experience life in one of our regional offices (York or Bristol). You will experience a variety of roles in areas including Claims and Underwriting and gain a real understanding of how to manage relationships effectively to bring about the right solutions for customers.

Offer opportunities to be involved with delivering projects and change initiatives that enable real business benefit.

Develop your leadership, judgement and decision making skills.

Support you in obtaining relevant professional qualifications such as the CII Certificate in Insurance, and PRINCE2 Practitioner (Project Management qualification).

Requirements:

  • Possess strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Are great at building rapport and delivering exceptional service
  • Are self-motivated and able to work within tight deadlines
  • Work effectively both in teams and individually
  • Are keen to develop, learn new skills and challenge themselves to be the best they can be
  • Have a positive attitude and plenty of ambition and drive to add value
  • Are innovative and advocate change
  • Have good analytical/ problem solving skills
  • You will have obtained a 2:2 degree or above from an established academic institution

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '23LXK'

Audit Graduate at National Farmers' Union

Where: England - West Midlands

Deadline: November 10, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Animals, plants and agriculture

The NFU is the UK’s largest trade association representing farmers and growers across England and Wales. It is regarded as one of the most effective lobbying organisations in Europe, negotiating with governments and pressure groups at a local, national, European and international level.

About the Role:

As a Data Analytics Auditor you will be part of the Group Internal Audit Department, responsible for providing independent assurance to the Group’s Audit Committee.

As part of your role will be required to extract, manipulate and analyse large quantities of data for both internal and external stakeholders. This will include providing insight, facilitating trend analysis and supporting the wider audit team in validating data quality effectively. The individual will also have the opportunity to define and introduce automated and repeatable analytics.

We are looking for aspiring graduates with a relevant numerical and/or research based degree to join our Data Analytics Auditor Graduate Scheme.

You must:

  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrate strong technical and numerical skills, and logical thought processes
  • Be self-motivated and able to work within tight deadlines
  • Have an enquiring and analytical mind
  • Be keen to develop, learn new skills and actively participate in our Graduate programme
  • Be able to build and maintain effective relationships
  • Have a positive attitude and plenty of ambition and drive to add value

Requirements:

  • Have an understanding of using SQL to extract information
  • Have an understanding of programming languages e.g. Visual Basic
  • Have an understanding of data visualisation tools e.g. Power BI
  • Require relevant numerical and/or research based degree

How to Apply:

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

Sales & Business Management Graduate at National Farmers' Union

Where: England - West Midlands

Deadline: November 10, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Animals, plants and agriculture

The NFU is the UK’s largest trade association representing farmers and growers across England and Wales. It is regarded as one of the most effective lobbying organisations in Europe, negotiating with governments and pressure groups at a local, national, European and international level.

About the Role:

With nationwide opportunities, you’ll get involved from day one on real work and make a real impact. In your first year we will support you in learning everything there is to know about our products. This means you will be well equipped to develop customer relationships and meet their insurance needs. You will also shadow our regional sales teams in driving sales performance, learning how our branch network grow their businesses. You will work with the team who ensure we provide the best possible customer service, upholding sales integrity and helping NFU Mutual achieve numerous industry awards.

Our recent Graduates have been able to drive sales performance from the start, working on sales campaigns, national and local agricultural shows, completing placements within branches, providing insight into prospecting and supporting branches to use new technology.

At the end of your scheme you will be in a position to consider running your own branch or working in a regional sales role, supporting a panel of branches.

Requirements:

Alongside a good degree, in any subject, you’ll have an enthusiastic, positive nature and a proactive attitude – that’s really important. You’ll be keen to learn, willing to get stuck in to every challenge and take on each opportunity that comes your way. You’ll be great with people, ready to collaborate across different teams and build strong working relationships at every level. You don’t need sales experience, but if you’re the tenacious type, who can help to develop long-lasting relationships with our customers then we’d love to hear from you.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'JYWA3'

HR Graduate at National Farmers' Union

Where: England - West Midlands

Deadline: November 10, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Animals, plants and agriculture

The NFU is the UK’s largest trade association representing farmers and growers across England and Wales. It is regarded as one of the most effective lobbying organisations in Europe, negotiating with governments and pressure groups at a local, national, European and international level.

About the Role:

Our 3 year trainee scheme will:

See you working within the Human resources function, rotating through various areas of the Division, which will include HR itself, Learning & Organisational Development and Group Programme Management.

Offer opportunities to be involved with delivering projects that enable real business benefit.

Support you in obtaining relevant professional qualifications such as the CII Certificate in Insurance, PRINCE2 Practitioner (Project Management qualification) and a relevant HR Professional Qualification.

Requirements:

  • Possess good verbal and written communication skills
  • Are self-motivated and able to work within tight deadlines
  • Work effectively both in teams and in silo when needed
  • Are keen to develop, learn new skills and challenge themselves to be the best they can be
  • Have a positive attitude and plenty of ambition and drive to add value
  • You will have obtained a 2:2 degree or above from an established academic institution.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3LJ87'

Finance Graduate at National Farmers' Union

Where: England - West Midlands

Deadline: November 10, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Animals, plants and agriculture

The NFU is the UK’s largest trade association representing farmers and growers across England and Wales. It is regarded as one of the most effective lobbying organisations in Europe, negotiating with governments and pressure groups at a local, national, European and international level.

About the Role:

During your time on the scheme you will gain experience in the following areas of Finance:

  • Financial Reporting & Control
  • Financial Planning and Analysis

Our Finance Professional Trainee Scheme is designed to give you both hands-on practical experience and focused technical know-how, to equip you with a balanced combination of soft and technical skills to become a competent and successful Finance leader.

On top of this, we will support you through your professional accountancy qualifications of either CIMA or ACCA.

After receiving a full corporate induction, we will work with you on a local induction plan, tailored to your individual needs. Helping you to achieve your goals will be your own coach plus a mentor from a previous scheme to support you every step of the way as your develop your career with NFU Mutual.

Requirements:

  • Possessing strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Having an analytical and logical mind-set, coupled with strong numerical skills
  • Being self-motivated and able to work to tight deadlines
  • Having an ability to identify and solve problems
  • Working effectively both in teams and independently as required
  • Keen to develop, learn new skills and actively participate in our Professional Trainee programme
  • Willing to commit to studying towards CIMA or ACCA qualifications within agreed timescales
  • Building and maintaining effective relationships
  • Having a positive attitude and plenty of ambition and drive to add value
  • You will have obtained, or be predicted to obtain a 2:1 or above in a relevant degree.

How to Apply:

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

Industrial Placement at PepsiCo

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: November 10, 2019

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Engineering and manufacturing

PepsiCo is home to some of the world’s most loved food and drink products including; Walkers, Doritos, Tropicana, Quaker, Naked Juice and many more. We have a fantastic reputation for developing and launching products that our consumers love; through innovation and pioneering marketing of our products.

At the heart of PepsiCo is Performance with Purpose—our fundamental belief that the success of our company is inextricably linked to the sustainability of the world around.

About the Role:

Our industrial placements give you a full 12-13 months as a paid, full-time employee which will give you the chance to get a true picture and feel for the business, alongside working with some of the UK’s best loved brands. If you’re a driven and enthusiastic undergraduate, you’ll have the opportunity to experience how a multinational company works, with real responsibility. You’ll have lots of autonomy where your decisions will really make a difference to our business and in return, you’ll have the chance to develop your skills and experience in a fast paced and energetic environment.

We have opportunities across IT, Supply Chain and R&D encompassing a broad range of roles, both at our Head Office in Reading, Berkshire and one of our manufacturing sites in Leicester.

How to apply:

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

Graduate (Finance) at United Utilities

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: November 10, 2019

Type: Graduate

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About the company:

We're the North West's water and wastewater company, which means it's our job to keep the taps flowing and the toilets flushing for 3 million homes and 200,000 businesses across the region.

About the role:

In our finance department, you'll have the chance to work alongside an established finance team of over 120 employees, who have a great track record in delivering strong financial results.

  • You'll receive a tailored development programme which will cover all areas of finance within the business, including Treasury, Internal Audit, Financial Control, Investor Relations and Taxation as well as spending time in our Economic Regulation team.
  • Don't worry, you won't be going it alone. Mentors, managers and graduate buddies will support you as you study towards your CIMA qualification and work towards your personal development goals.

Requirements:

We require our finance graduates to have a minimum 2:1 degree classification in any discipline alongside 136 UCAS points (or equivalent) from 3 A levels or equivalent.

You will need to be:

  • Motivated and enthusiastic.
  • A strong leader.
  • An excellent team player.
  • An excellent communicator at all levels.
  • Able to work under pressure in a wide range of situations.
  • Highly organised.
  • Able to prioritise work.
  • A keen eye for detail.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office.

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'X469Q'