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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.

Management Trainee at Greka Group

Where: Henan, China

Deadline: August 1, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the company

The Greka Group is composed of over fifty private, and some publicly traded companies within the energy sector. The Group’s mission is to develop and expand within its technical niche globally with the resident aptitude of its dedicated employee base. Each company within the Group has strong governance practices and executes an independent business plan. Greka Group is administered globally through six offices located in Hong Kong, London, New York, New Delhi, Santa Maria and Zhengzhou with employees from thirteen countries.

About the role

  • Conduct regular rotations in the business department, familiarize yourself with the main work of the department, and master the necessary skills;
  • Assist the company with the cross-departmental work, and complete the training and cultivation of capacity planning during the rotation;
  • Make your post determination according to your own wish and company needs, and further develop and enhance their business capabilities after the rotation;

Requirements

  • Graduates of 2019 and 2020 with bachelor degree or above, majoring in petroleum technology, natural gas engineering, automation, accounting, etc., 985 and 211 institutions are preferred;
  • CET6 or above , able to use English as working language;
  • Think fast, express clearly, willing to bear hardships;
  • Chinese language skills is preferred.

How to apply

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Internship in Marketing & Sales at Merck

Where: Darmstadt, Germany

Deadline: August 1, 2020

Type: Internship

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About the company

Merck & Co., Inc., d.b.a. Merck Sharp & Dohme (MSD) outside the United States and Canada, is an American multinational pharmaceutical company and one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. Merck is incorporated in New Jersey.

About the role

Curious to learn more about the pharmaceutical as well as the pharmacy market? Join our marketing & sales team and support us in driving one of our key global initiatives in collaboration with 15 countries.

With this initiative across diabetes, cardiovascular and thyroids we drive innovative business models within General Medicine. You will be part of our international team working cross-functionally and managing your own work packages.

Are you up for the challenge? We are looking forward to your application.

Requirements

- Student in Business Administration / Marketing with a finished Bachelor’s degree or pursuing a Master’s degree or Ph.D.

- Distinctive analytical competence and assertiveness, strong self-initiative, creative, open and goal-oriented personality

- Very good skills in MS Office (especially PowerPoint)

- Strong verbal and written English skills, German is a plus

- Your internship should last around 6 months. We are looking forward to your support from August / September 2020 onwards

How to apply

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Pricing Assistant at Bluetree Group

Where: Rotherham, United Kingdom

Deadline: August 6, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the company

Bluetree Group operates through three Brands; Mask box, InstantPrint and Route1Print.co.uk. We target all sectors of the market; from small & micro businesses to the largest FTSE 100 Companies.

Here are some of the awards that we won in 2019;

· Top 50 Companies for Customer Service

· E2E Exchange 2019 Awards Scaled up Entrepreneur

· Ecommerce Awards B2B ecommerce website of the Year

· Made in Yorkshire Awards Manufacturer of the Year (over £25m) (Finalists)

· Northern Tech Awards Top 15 Fastest Growing Larger Technology Companies (Finalists)

· The Manufacturer MX Awards 2019 People and Skills (Finalists)

You’ll be working at our state of the art factory that is based in Manvers (local to Rotherham, Barnsley, Sheffield and Doncaster) which is located on a major bus route, and free-parking is available on site. Once you walk through our doors, you realise that technology is pivotal to all of our operations. It’s a place for curious and ambitious people at heart.

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Pricing Assistant to join our team, working Monday to Friday 09:00-17:30. The core purpose of the role is to implement and monitor the pricing strategies for our brands, instantprint and Route 1 Print. Working closely with our product and marketing teams, you will implement regular price changes and monitor pricing across multiple categories. Ensuring our pricing is competitive is essential for our business, as is reacting quickly to price changes from competitors.

If you are successful in being selected for the role, you will undergo a comprehensive company and department induction programme.

Requirements

Essential Skills:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to closely follow documentation and instructions
  • Good communicator who can clearly articulate a problem
  • Commercial awareness and understanding of sales and profit
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • Strong Excel skills

Desirable Skills:

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Knowledge of the print industry
  • Ability to structure documents and files clearly

How to apply

Click here to apply (Ref ID: NDLQ3).

Graduate Business Improvement Specialist at Greencore

Where: South Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Deadline: August 7, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the company

Greencore Group plc is a fast growing, international convenience food leader. Headquartered in Ireland, Greencore has operations in the UK and the US serving major retailers and brands in both markets.

It is a leading manufacturer of convenience food products to grocery retailers in the UK and a leading manufacturer of sandwiches, meals kits and salads to CPG, convenience retail and foodservice outlets in the US.

About the role

As a leading producer of convenience foods in the UK, we're used to grocery shopping on a huge scale! Our experienced team buy everything from cheese to aubergines to lorries; but are they getting the best deals?

Were looking for bright, ambitious individuals to join our new Greencore Purchasing Excellence (GPE) team to consult, support and challenge our Buyers. In this exciting new venture you'll receive specialist training to understand the entire process, from seed to salad, and identify savings opportunities throughout. Using this insight you'll support the Buyers to make the best financial decisions in high-level negotiations.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Actively contribute to Greencore Excellence community to support the delivery of specific projects
  • Provide facilitation and challenge existing norms for purchasing, to support the embedding of new ways of working
  • Take joint ownership with purchasing peers for the identification and delivery of targeted cost saving
  • Act as an advocate for GPE by coaching colleagues in the routine use of GPE tools/methods
  • Identify and coach non BI/Excellence colleagues to ensure that they build their excellence capability and where appropriate are identified as excellence talent for the future
  • Participate in the supplier negotiation activity; contribute insight, analysis and describe the logic for suggested cost savings so that the supplier is persuaded to accept the revised terms/costings
  • Through research, facilitation and general data gathering activities create cost models (cost build, could costs and should costs) which identify and direct cost saving

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree calibre preferably in Maths, Science or Business.
  • Advanced numeracy and analytical skills; ability to review finance and commercial information and draw new insights/understanding
  • Structured approach and mindset; able to see the end to end process. With experience of purchasing, improvement activity and manufacturing preferred, but not essential
  • Inquisitive and challenging; ability to investigate and challenge costs across the supplier base
  • Demonstrable ability to manage and engage people with change

How to apply

Click here to apply for this role (Ref ID: YGL4G)

EU Trade Marketing Manager SPT Brands at Mars

Where: Leicestershire, United Kingdom

Deadline: August 8, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the company

We're a family-owned business made up of over 100,000 Associates worldwide with more than a century of history of making diverse products and offering services for people and the pets people love.

About the role

As a Trade Marketing Manager at Mars, you will play an important role in the leadership of our Super Premium Natural Portfolio. The brands you will be responsible for are James Wellbeloved (the #1 Natural Brand in UK & Europe) and Nutro; a top 5 global natural brand. Both brands play exclusively in the Specialty Pet Trade (SPT).

You will be responsible for accelerating the growth of these brands across markets by understanding what is needed to win on and off line as well as creating compelling content and toolkits to promote education and recommendation of our brands amongst influencers. This role is located in the UK and reports directly to the European Portfolio Director.

Requirements

Ideally you will have experience in trade marketing (digital marketing, category management or specialist sales are a plus) and the ability to deal with brands facing different challenges. We look for someone with a proven ability of making things happen, working with agencies, simplifying complex messages, developing strong relationships and someone with the ability to work in a large multi-layered organisation.

How to apply

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Administration Officer (Beijing Office) at UKUOFFER

Where: Beijing, China

Deadline: August 8, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the company

UKUOFFER is one of the leading providers of educational consultancy services in the UK. Located in the city center of Birmingham, we specialize in providing education planning as well as university and college application services for international students within the UK and overseas. We are currently hiring for our office in Beijing, the role will have a close working relationship with colleagues in Birmingham, so we do expect candidates with good level of Mandarin and English skills.

About the role

  • Responsible for submitting UK university application;
  • Translate and make application-related documents;
  • Maintain and update client application records in our database;
  • Assist in UK visa application and submission;
  • Use relevant forums and tools to ensure whole team are engaged;
  • Support frontline sales team to ensure meeting customers’ expectations.

Working location: Beijing, accept remote working in the UK first.

Requirements

  • Be taught in a degree of Translating&Interpreting, Education, Linguistics or other-related subjects;
  • Be fluent in Mandarin and English;
  • TEM 8 and IELTS (7 plus) is preferable;
  • Ability to work in a fast past environment;
  • Strong attention to details, positive and willing to learn;
  • Good stress management.

How to apply

Click here to apply (Ref ID: NDGK9).

Graduate Consulting at KPMG

Where: England - West Yorkshire

Deadline: August 12, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

Scale and scope you need

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:

On our Consulting Graduate programmes, you’ll have the opportunity to work across diverse industries and sectors, offering advice on how companies can grow with confidence, avoid unnecessary risk or deal with the unexpected – and plenty more besides.

As a graduate trainee, you can look forward to the intellectual stimulation that comes from solving complex problems and creating positive change for lots of different businesses. You’ll immerse yourself in organisations and apply fresh thinking to deliver the best possible outcomes.

Our Consulting Graduate Programmes include:

  • Actuarial
  • Forensics
  • Management Consulting
  • Strategy
  • Customer
  • People Consulting
  • Risk & Regulatory
  • Transport & Public Sector Accounting Advisory
  • Internal Audit Risk and Compliance Services (IARCS)

Requirements:

You’ll need to have, on be on course to achieve, a minimum 2:1 degree in any discipline. We’ll look at more than just your academic results and will also consider your strengths, values and motivations. See the ‘How to Apply’ section our website for further guidance.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3LO9M'

Graduate Audit at KPMG

Where: England - West Yorkshire

Deadline: August 12, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

Scale and scope you need

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:

Technology Audit Graduate Programme

On our Technology Audit Graduate programme (Information Risk Management), you’ll have the opportunity to build your skills in providing assurance services across a broad spectrum of business and IT-related risks. You’ll evaluate IT systems that underpin an organisation’s key financial processes and provide specialist IT audit support to our external and internal audits, including the use of data analytics..

The nature of Technology Audit is largely investigative, and will give you exposure to some of the largest global organisations through to local medium sized businesses across all industry sectors. You’ll gain insights into the breadth of technology used by these organisations, such as legacy systems and emerging technologies.

Training

You’ll benefit from structured training, mentoring, and the support you need to learn, grow and thrive.

During your programme you’ll have access to courses from our KPMG Business School and a variety of online platforms. We’ll support you to achieve the ICAEW Certificate in Finance, Accounting and Business (CFAB) and a range of relevant accreditations such as ITIL Foundation and Amazon Web Services Architect.

With access to numerous KPMG networks and clubs you’ll have the opportunity to expand your social and professional networks, too.

Requirements:

You’ll need to have, on be on course to achieve, a minimum 2:1 degree in any discipline. We’ll look at more than just your academic results and will also consider your strengths, values and motivations. Whilst you don’t necessarily need to be a technical guru, we are looking for graduates with a desire to learn about technology and how we can best support audit engagements.

How to Apply:

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