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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.

Internship Programme - Operations at Arriva

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: November 30, 2018

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Arriva is one of the largest providers of passenger transport in Europe, employing around 60,000 people and delivering more than 2.2 billion passenger journeys across 14 European countries each year. Arriva is part of Deutsche Bahn (DB) and is responsible for DB's regional passenger transport services outside Germany.

About the Role:

At Arriva we want to give the very best people the opportunity to break into the industry and help us transform our business. As an Arriva intern, you will complete a 7-week long placement in one of our regional offices, which is designed to attract and develop future leaders. You will have the chance to carry out tasks in all areas of Operations and work alongside an experienced team of leaders, who will be there to assist you as you make your first steps into the industry.

Requirements:

  • You must be currently studying your second academic year at university
  • You are ambitious, constantly question what needs to be challenged and improved and identify opportunities
  • You will have a forward-thinking approach
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to engage at all levels internally and externally within a diverse multi-cultural environment.
  • You will be results driven with the ability to innovate and implement and drive operational excellence
  • See feedback and setbacks as opportunities to learn and improve
  • English language skills to business standard required, and fluency in one other language is an advantage

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3E3QM'

Project Management – Applied Intelligence Graduate Scheme at BAE Systems

Where: England - multiple

Deadline: November 30, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

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

At BAE Systems, we help our customers to stay a step ahead when protecting people and national security, critical infrastructure and vital information. We provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of more than 83,000 people in more than 40 countries.

About the Role:

Operate across the entire project lifecycle and take responsibility for its successful delivery. You’ll experience the range of services we offer our clients and deliver of projects and services, ensuring that high quality planning, control and assurance practices are followed. You could work across a number of disciplines within our business, these include; Project, Programme & Portfolio Management, Planning, Monitoring & Control and Service Delivery Management.

Requirements:

To join the Applied Intelligence team you must have or be on track for a 2:2 Bachelor's degree and at least 128 UCAS points. We will consider any degree subject, although STEM subjects are desirable for engineering roles. We’ll also look for you to demonstrate exceptional problem solving and analytical skills and have the flexibility and resilience to thrive at BAE Systems.

How to Apply:

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

Internship Programme - HR at Arriva

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: November 30, 2018

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Arriva is one of the largest providers of passenger transport in Europe, employing around 60,000 people and delivering more than 2.2 billion passenger journeys across 14 European countries each year. Arriva is part of Deutsche Bahn (DB) and is responsible for DB's regional passenger transport services outside Germany.

About the Role:

At Arriva we want to give the very best people the opportunity to break into the industry and help us transform our business. As an Arriva intern, you will complete a 7 week long placement in our London office, which is designed to attract and develop future leaders. You will have the chance to carry out tasks in all areas of HR and work alongside an experienced team of leaders, who will be there to assist you as you make your first steps into HR.

Requirements:

  • You must be currently studying your second academic year at university
  • You are ambitious, constantly question what needs to be challenged and improved and identify opportunities
  • You will have a forward-thinking approach
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to engage at all levels internally and externally within a diverse multi-cultural environment.
  • You will be results driven with the ability to innovate and implement and drive operational excellence
  • See feedback and setbacks as opportunities to learn and improve

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'DYQ9X'

Operations, Manufacturing and Production Graduate Scheme at BAE Systems

Where: England - multiple

Deadline: November 30, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

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

At BAE Systems, we help our customers to stay a step ahead when protecting people and national security, critical infrastructure and vital information. We provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of more than 83,000 people in more than 40 countries.

About the Role:

Within the Operations, Manufacturing and Production you will be responsible for supporting the manufacturing and construction teams to deliver to the best of their ability, helping to produce our cutting edge products in the most effective way, delivering to our customer at the highest quality, at the right time, within cost.

  • Your enthusiasm will be put to good use, implementing the changes necessary to maintain the businesses reputation as a world class manufacturer.
  • You will complete a number of individual placements of your choice within the manufacturing engineering team, which will give you a deep understanding of this essential discipline, projects could be:
  • Implement process improvements alongside the shop floor teams through root cause analysis and other lean manufacturing techniques
  • Developing facility layouts to maximise efficiency
  • Working with technical authors to write workmanship standards, process instructions etc.
  • Employing visual management

The Operations function is responsible for taking the designs, raw materials and plans and making our products a reality. When cost, safety and quality are all paramount, this can be quite a challenge.

Operations is one of the largest functions within BAE Systems and covers all aspects of manufacturing, construction and integration. As an Operations graduate you will be able to get involved at all levels of the business, from solving manufacturing problems on the shop floor, through to working on facility strategies or managing your own improvement projects. It is an exciting and diverse function, and so are the opportunities.

Requirements:

To join us on the GDF you must have a minimum of a 2:2 Bachelor's degree in a subject related to your chosen area of work. Please refer to each role profile for specific details of preferred degrees.

We’ll also look for you to demonstrate exceptional problem solving and analytical skills and have the flexibility and resilience to thrive at BAE Systems

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '2E8AV'

Owned Media Intern at The Walt Disney Company

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: November 30, 2018

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Media, journalism and publishing

The Walt Disney Company has operated in the UK & Ireland for more than 75 years. Walt Disney himself had a great affinity for the UK and visited on over 20 occasions for both business and pleasure. London is the regional headquarters for Disney in Europe, Middle East and Africa, and there are more than 3,500 employees across the country in 11 offices.

About the Role:

The role of the OM intern is to assist two OM Managers and one Senior OM Manager as part of the direct team; as well as helping to maintain those relationships between our Global and local counterparts, our LOB and Franchise marketing leads and those as part of our Creative agencies.

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Key liaison with contacts in local markets – communicating TWDC marketing objectives across EMEA and collating their plans in terms of TV and digital coverage levels.
  • Take part in Franchise meetings and help drafting brand strategies from an Owned Media Perspective.
  • Manage the Owned Off-Air opportunities such as posters at Disneyland Paris as well as the In-Room Loop Tapes.
  • Build and manage relationships with the Disneyland Paris team based in France.
  • Day to day management of UK commercial TV bookings.

Requirements:

  • Computer Literate (Office)

  • Very Good English Skills (Written and Oral)

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

  • Highly proactive

  • Organised and detailed oriented

  • Able to work unsupervised and use initiative

How to Apply:

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

Project Management Graduate Scheme at BAE Systems

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: November 30, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

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

At BAE Systems, we help our customers to stay a step ahead when protecting people and national security, critical infrastructure and vital information. We provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of more than 83,000 people in more than 40 countries.

From state of the art cyber threat detection to flight control systems that enable pilots to make better decisions, we never stop innovating to ensure that our customers maintain their advantage. This is a long-term commitment involving significant investments in skills. We also work closely with local partners to support economic development through the transfer of knowledge, skills and technology.

About the Role:

Project Management is about taking real responsibility and accountability for ensuring that we deliver on our customer commitments at the right time, at the right cost and to the right quality.

Fundamental to all our businesses, you could find yourself undertaking a wide variety of tasks for example controlling budgets and expenditure, covering the governance of change within projects, resourcing, fulfilling contractual requirements and interfacing with our customers. You'll also review performance, analyse risks and take decisions to optimise project success. The list is extensive, but all enable you to gain a breadth of skills and business experience to be a success in this field. Apply your talent where it counts.

Requirements:

To join us on the GDF you must have a minimum of a 2:2 Bachelor's degree in a subject related to your chosen area of work. Please refer to each role profile for specific details of preferred degrees. We’ll also look for you to demonstrate exceptional problem solving and analytical skills and have the flexibility and resilience to thrive at BAE Systems.

We expect great things of our graduates. In return, you can expect a generous salary with a comprehensive benefits and pension package, including 25 days’ annual holiday with flexible leave arrangements, senior mentoring, and product and service discounts.

How to Apply:

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

Finance Graduate Program at Pontoon Solutions

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: November 30, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

Pontoon is the worldwide leader in workforce solutions, offering total talent acquisition and management services that bring greater value to our MSP and RPO clients.

About the Role:

The Aspen Graduate Program develops the next generation of diverse leaders, innovators, and progressive professionals. Every year we take on a number of graduates into different streams including Underwriting, Capital Modelling, and Finance. Our next Graduate Program will begin in September 2019 and will run for two years, during which our graduates will receive professional training and development opportunities, be fully sponsored and supported through their professional qualifications, provided with an enviable support network, and receive a competitive starting salary and benefits.

Our two-year Finance Graduate Program is an excellent opportunity to gain valuable experience in the finance department of a global insurance and reinsurance company based in the heart of the London market. You will gain exposure and experience in management accounts preparation, technical insurance accounting, tax preparation and internal audit.

Requirements:

  • We are open-minded about the type of degree you have and are looking for graduates who are highly numerate and are on track to achieve a 2:1 or above and have good GCSE and A/AS Level grades (300 UCAS points).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to quickly build relationships are crucial for success, as our roles are business-facing from day one.
  • We are looking for candidates who are self-starters and are able to handle multiple tasks and prioritise demonstrating strong organizational and time management skills.

How to Apply:

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

FLDP Graduate Scheme at BAE Systems

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: November 30, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

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

At BAE Systems, we help our customers to stay a step ahead when protecting people and national security, critical infrastructure and vital information. We provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of more than 83,000 people in more than 40 countries.

From state of the art cyber threat detection to flight control systems that enable pilots to make better decisions, we never stop innovating to ensure that our customers maintain their advantage. This is a long-term commitment involving significant investments in skills. We also work closely with local partners to support economic development through the transfer of knowledge, skills and technology.

About the Role:

Prior to the start of your first placement, you’ll benefit from a week-long residential induction. This includes an introduction to BAE Systems, some finance training, team building activities and a chance to meet both existing FLDP graduates and senior finance personnel. Then, it’s into a great five-year programme, which will give you three year-long placements followed by a two-year placement, each being within a different part of our business and in a different geographical location. This will ensure you gain a breadth of experience across our many sites, projects and cultures, all of which will contribute to your portfolio of skills and experience.

In the first three years, your training will be focused on helping you attain your CIMA qualification. Our comprehensive CIMA study package includes support worth over £15,000 and over 14 weeks’ of study leave. You’ll be allocated a corporate mentor who’ll be there with all sorts of advice and guidance regarding your career.

You’ll attend workshops aimed at developing your interpersonal skills and providing you with an opportunity to network with other finance professionals. Enabling you to share knowledge as you go along is extremely important to us. So, you’ll be attending our annual Finance Leaders Development Conference as well as your individual year group workshops.

Requirements:

  • To join us on the FLDP you must have a minimum of a 2:1 Bachelor's degree in any subject and 112 UCAS points (new tariff) or equivalent (excluding General Studies).
  • You will need to show flexibility and resilience and have exceptional practical and analytical skills to thrive on the programme, and take responsibility for your own progression.
  • Finance is a very hands-on profession that will see you working in demanding industrial environments, so it’s vital that you have the tact, confidence and tenacity to challenge accepted practices and robustly manage cost savings at ground level.
  • You must also be willing to move to new locations annually to maximise your development on the programme

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'ONE8K'