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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.

Associate Internship: Summer 2019 at Dore Partnership

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: January 27, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Main business: : HR and recruitment

Dore Partnership is a global specialist executive search and consulting firm whose purpose is to help boards and corporate leaders build great companies by delivering exceptional talent and advice. Founded in 1997, and now with a team of 30 ambitious professionals and offices in New York, London, and Hong Kong, the company serves clients in the financial services, technology, and data industries around the world.

About the Role:

You’ll work closely with our search team, collaborating with them to research and understand key players in financial markets. Specifically, you’ll be supporting our Knowledge and Intelligence Lead, to understand key personnel/talent, strategies, and relevant technology and systems at target companies.

Your role will be in supporting in the successful execution of searches for our clients. Core responsibilities will include:

  • Conducting in-depth secondary research about major companies (incl. but not limited to research about performance, strategy and people moves) using LinkedIn, Bloomberg, periodicals, industry blogs and any other relevant research methods
  • Creating or updating relevant research materials, including PowerPoint decks and market maps
  • Preparing marketing materials
  • Shadowing colleagues to understand our search process, including sourcing, referencing, and candidate assessment
  • Additional ad hoc duties as required

Requirements:

  • Strong academic attainment; on track to graduate with a 2.1 or above (or equivalent)
  • Excellent attention to detail; someone who is known as a ‘perfectionist.’
  • High energy and ambition, a can-do attitude
  • Natural problem-solving capabilities, coupled with a strong desire to learn and research
  • Fluency in another European language is preferred, but not a requirement.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'QW7JZ'

Technology & Transformation Summer Internship at The Co-operative Bank

Where: England - North West

Deadline: January 31, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

The Co-operative Bank provides high street and internet banking, current accounts, mortgages, savings accounts, credit cards and loans. We trace our roots back to our founding as the Loans and Deposit department of CWS in 1872 and we've worked hard ever since to provide our customers with a viable alternative to our larger competitors.

About the Role:

Enjoy a summer you’ll always remember. On our summer internship you'll develop new skills and knowledge, you'll gain a real insight into what it’s like to work at The Co‑operative Bank, you'll take ownership of an exciting project or business objective that will add real value and you’ll also have the opportunity to prove you’ve got what it takes to join our graduate programme and become a future leader of our Bank.

We’re looking for talented interns to join our Technology and Transformation Internship programme, starting July 2019. Gaining a good understanding of this function within retail banking, you’ll learn fast and make a big impact. You’ll also be supported every step of the way by your placement manager and a buddy from our grad programme.

Requirements:

  • Undergraduate students in years 1 or 2 (or year 3 if you’re on a 4-year course).
  • UCAS points - a minimum 112 points (if 2018 onwards) or 280 points (if 2017 or before) from 3 A-Levels or equivalent (excluding General Studies)
  • GCSE Maths and English or equivalent (grade C or above)
  • Strong personal ethics and values
  • Excellent numerical and analytical skills

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3E8N3'

Summer Placement - Marketing Undergraduate at E.ON

Where: England - West Midlands

Deadline: January 31, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

E.ON is a privately-owned international energy company. Our 40,000 colleagues in 13 countries work daily towards the improvement of technical innovations and user-friendly customer solutions for the new energy world. We are the first large energy company to focus more heavily upon the energy of the future through our three business areas of energy networks, renewable energies and customer solutions.

E.ON provides electricity and gas to millions of homes and businesses here in the UK. It’s incredibly complex work. It takes the talents of thousands of people to do what we do. Yet our vision is a simple one. We want to be the trusted energy partner for our customers. We’re doing that by making energy cleaner and simpler to understand. We’re also doing it by being genuinely helpful people and treating our customers fairly.

Requirements:

  • A sense of excitement at the chance to create and promote internal marketing materials.
  • The drive to create content that could impact at the global level in transforming our business.
  • An understanding that you might take on a project that defines future industry trends.
  • People who can make everything from cavity wall insulation to meeting government legislation sound exciting and must-read.
  • To be working towards a Marketing or Business related undergraduate degree.
  • Fresh energy and ideas that can turn new products and services into must-haves for business and residential customers alike.
  • The tenacity and drive to deliver the perfect market solutions in the face of demanding and complex briefs.
  • And, at the end of that journey, you’ll be proud to say that you were part of the generation that changed everything. And with a career ahead of you that’s as sustainable as the energy you brought to it.

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '2E722'

Summer Placement – Finance And Analytics Undergraduate at E.ON

Where: England - West Midlands

Deadline: January 31, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

E.ON is a privately-owned international energy company. Our 40,000 colleagues in 13 countries work daily towards the improvement of technical innovations and user-friendly customer solutions for the new energy world. We are the first large energy company to focus more heavily upon the energy of the future through our three business areas of energy networks, renewable energies and customer solutions.

E.ON provides electricity and gas to millions of homes and businesses here in the UK. It’s incredibly complex work. It takes the talents of thousands of people to do what we do. Yet our vision is a simple one. We want to be the trusted energy partner for our customers. We’re doing that by making energy cleaner and simpler to understand. We’re also doing it by being genuinely helpful people and treating our customers fairly.

Requirements:

  • Minimum degree classification: Postgraduate
  • Commercially focused students working towards a role in Auditing, Tax, Pricing or Hedging.
  • Influential characters who can demonstrate influence beyond their experience.
  • Driven individuals who see themselves as future E.ON Finance leaders.
  • People who enjoy the freedom to organise and push through their own development.
  • To be working towards your Business, Finance, Economics or Maths related degree.
  • Curiosity, drive and excellent networking skills.
  • A good understanding of CIMA and what the qualification will bring you.
  • Analytical ability and the ability to interpret complex data.
  • Genuine leadership ambition.
  • And, at the end of that journey, you’ll be proud to say that you were part of the generation that changed everything. And with a career ahead of you that’s as sustainable as the energy you brought to it.

How to apply:

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

Undergraduate And Postgraduate Actuarial Opportunities at Lloyds Banking Group

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: January 31, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

As the largest digital bank in the UK, Lloyds Banking Group is helping redefine financial services, using the latest technologies to support our 30 million customers and meet our aim – to help Britain prosper. To achieve this, we need a broader range of skills and experiences than ever before.

If you’re looking for a career with impact – and want to make a difference to customers, businesses and communities – we have a job for you. And the great news is you don’t need to be studying a business or finance degree to come and work with us.

Our range of graduate programmes will provide you with all the training and development, support and mentoring you need to learn about our industry and develop your strengths.

About the Role:

Our summer actuarial intern programme offers undergraduates valuable first-hand experience of working in an actuarial team within a life office, and it also provides you with an exciting opportunity to demonstrate your potential to us at the earliest possible time before you graduate.

You will receive useful training and experience with or on: a wide range of actuarial disciplines, relevant software packages, presenting and team working. Regular feedback and coaching will also be provided from experienced actuaries, to help aid your own personal development.

Requirements:

• A strong desire to pursue a career as an actuary (qualification takes around five to six years on average);
• Ambitious, resilient, individuals who learn and adapt quickly
• Inquisitive strategic thinkers who care passionately about our customers
• Excellent problem solvers and communicators who work well with others;
• A strong academic record with at least a 2:1 degree; and
• A-Level or Scottish Higher Mathematics at a minimum grade C (or equivalent)

How to apply:

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

Support Internship – Hedge Fund at Millennium Capital Partners

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: February 1, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

Millennium is a global investment management firm founded in 1989 that manages approximately $35.4 billion in assets. We have more than 2,400 employees working across offices in the United States, Europe and Asia.

About the Role:

Our summer intern programme is for candidates who are undertaking a university degree and in their penultimate year of study. We are looking for students with strong academic achievements, who are highly motivated and have an interest in pursuing a career in financial markets. Over the course of the 10-week programme, you will gain an insight into the day-to-day activities within core infrastructure departments and how they support the wider business. The internship will afford true hands-on experience with real job responsibilities in a fast-paced and supportive work environment. If you are ambitious, results-driven and ready to be challenged, we want to talk.

We are looking for a diligent, organised and well-rounded candidate to join the End User Services team, in this role you will ensure the smooth running of technology across the business. This is the perfect opportunity for an individual to improve their communication skills and gain a unique exposure to the inner-workings of a leading investment management firm.

Requirements:

  • Students in their penultimate year who are interested in a future career at a top-tier alternative asset financial services firm
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite: Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • A willingness to learn new technology and understand how things work
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Effective time management and organisational skills
  • A collaborative team player

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3E8W3'

Bloomberg News Internship through Creative Access

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: February 4, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Main business: : Creative and performing arts, culture and design

Creative Access was founded in 2012 to provide opportunities for paid internships in the creative industries for young people of graduate (or equivalent standard) from under-represented black, Asian and other non-white minority ethnic backgrounds (BAME). We aim to improve their chances of securing full-time jobs and, in the longer term, increase diversity and address the imbalance in the sector.

About the Role:

Breaking news for all aspiring journalists! If you are always one step ahead in the world of business and financial news, check out this brilliant opportunity to gain experience with one of the leading providers in the field…

Bloomberg is one of the biggest financial news organisations in the world, leading the way in delivering news coverage on events that help their readers to stay a step ahead of the markets. Reporting on the issues that matter to financial and business professionals, Bloomberg will be there first, delivering the world’s most accurate information in milliseconds, on virtually every stock, bond and economic indicator.

They are giving undergraduates and graduates the opportunity to join their fast-moving newsroom as a News Intern in Summer 2019. In this brilliant paid internship, you will have the opportunity to gain hands on reporting experience. From graphics to TV, to written articles on the Bloomberg Terminal, you will have the chance to collaborate across platforms to deliver critical information to their clients.

Requirements:

  • Prior experience and/or demonstrated interest in journalism through work experience or extracurricular activities
  • Fluency in a foreign language is a plus, but not required
  • A passion for global financial markets, companies and economies
  • True curiosity in understanding the world around you
  • Not put off by digging into complex subjects
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Ability to break news
  • Ability to get access, win exclusive interviews, find documents/data
  • Ability to write
  • Minimum two years of undergraduate study completed
  • Availability to work for 10 weeks, 45 hours per week, beginning 1st July 2019

How to apply:

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

Investments Internships at Invesco Perpetual

Where: England - South East England

Deadline: February 11, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

Over the years, we’ve grown to become one of the largest and best regarded investment managers in the UK. Key to our success has been a relentless commitment to investment excellence and our focus on helping investors achieve their investment goals.

It’s an approach that’s led to an ever-widening range of investment styles, asset classes, geographies and products, with a level of service designed to deliver a superior investment experience.

While we are proud of the accolades and plaudits our Henley investment teams have received, what drives us forward is a determination to deliver our best investment ideas to our clients over the long term.

About the Role:

Interested in a career in Investment Management?

At Invesco, we're dedicated to delivering an investment experience that helps people get more out of life. This includes our employees as well as our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve. We are delighted to be able to offer an 8 week paid internship opportunity within our Investments Team based at our Henley-on-Thames office in Oxfordshire. These will take place during the summer of 2019 (final dates to be determined).

We consider applicants from any discipline; we just ask that you are able to demonstrate a strong interest in a career within the asset management industry and have a record of high academic achievement. You will have the opportunity to rotate around different teams within Investments and will develop key skills which will stand you in good stead for the future.

Requirements:

  • Strong academic performance
  • Excellent communication skills and a willingness to learn
  • Proactive, with a strong attention to detail
  • Strong organisational and prioritisation skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and alongside a diverse range of individuals

How to Apply:

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

Summer Internship at the McChrystal Group

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: February 13, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Main business: Business, consulting and general management

McChrystal Group is an elite advisory services and leadership development firm that provides large, hierarchical organisations with the systems, methods and skills needed to operate as small, high-functioning teams. This makes organisations more adaptable and agile, enabling them to operate and succeed in complex and constantly evolving operating environments.

About the Role:

The McChrystal Group summer internship programme is a focused developmental experience for aspiring leaders with unparalleled exposure to complex challenges facing senior executives and their organisations.

During this paid 10-week programme (4 June - 11 August 2019), interns at McChrystal Group will have the opportunity to function as a full-time contributor to our team by directly supportingproject teams and functional lines of effort to align leadership, prioritise goals, and increase the speed and effectiveness of decision-making for our clients.

Requirements:

McChrystal Group recruits undergraduates completing either their penultimate or final year with exceptional academic backgrounds, a high degree of motivation, strong interpersonal skills, leadership ability, and a team-oriented mentality.

Seeking applicants with:

  • Interest in the consulting industry, solving complex business problems, and leadership development
  • Prior professional experience and desire for continual personal growth
  • Passion for working with teams in a dynamic, innovative environment
  • Self-starter attitude and motivation to think critically in order to drive outcomes
  • Propensity for adapting to shifting priorities, and performing in ambiguous, fast-paced situations
  • Strong analytical, research, writing, and interpersonal skills

How to Apply:

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

Retail Banking and Wealth Management Summer Internship 2019 at HSBC Holdings Plc

Where: United Kingdom - multiple

Deadline: February 17, 2019

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:

We are looking for dedicated and courageous students - from all backgrounds and degree disciplines - to join our Summer Internships and ultimately our global Graduate Programme. At HSBC we are open to different ideas and cultures, connected to our customers, communities and each other, and dependable, we do the right thing. These are the values that guide us every day. We seek to recruit people who share these values and will help us to sustain them.

During this eight-week rotational Summer Internship you’ll get first-hand experience of working across different departments within Retail Banking and Wealth Management.

  • Internship Induction – You will gain an understanding of the range and complexity of our Retail Banking and Wealth Management (RBWM) business, you will see how your skills match the rigours of the job where you will get an insight from our graduates on the programme and leaders in the Retail Banking and Wealth Management business
  • Group Project and Learning Experiments - The Internship consists of a range of Head Office placements for you to gain an understanding of the Retail Banking network and for you to develop an awareness of products, services and processes. You will actively contribute to a project that has a positive impact on Retail Banking and Wealth Managements financial performance.
  • Mentor/Graduate Coach – You will be supported through the internship by your Line Manager/Mentor/Graduate from whom will learn directly from and ask any questions about the programme, project or job role with which you are involved.
  • Skills Sessions – These days are planned to expand the internship community skill set and develop skills and qualities that will aid your internship and beyond. You will receive practical training to complement your academic studies and you will be challenged to use your talents and academic knowledge to add value to the bank. This is also an opportunity to build your professional network within HSBC.
  • Charity Day - You will actively give back to the community by getting involved in an event to support our leading charity ‘The Alzheimer’s Society’ or local charity in your area. This will focus on teamwork and communication skills.
  • Farewell (2 Days) – This is a chance for you to reflect on your eight weeks and what you have learnt, how you have added value to the bank, and improved your professional and personal skills.

The internship is designed to provide students in their penultimate year of study with the chance to gain an invaluable insight into banking with a leading global bank with hands-on experience and on-the-job training which on completion, could secure a place on our Retail Banking and Wealth Management Graduate Programme.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2.1 honours degree or equivalent (predicted or gained),
  • Minimum 300 UCAS points or 120 UCAS points or for those who passed exams before 2017 (or equivalent) across top three A Level subjects excluding General studies.
  • You must be in your Penultimate Year of Study. Expected Graduation Year 2020.
  • The location for this role is UK wide, therefore, you must be able to commit to being nationally mobile and be available to undertake the travel required for this role.
  • You can only apply for one HSBC Internship Programme each year
  • By the time of starting employment, successful candidates must have permission to work in the UK for the entirety of the program.

How to Apply:

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

Commercial Banking Summer Internship 2019 at HSBC Holdings Plc

Where: United Kingdom - multiple

Deadline: February 17, 2019

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:

During this eight-week Penultimate Year Summer Internship you will get first-hand experience of serving our commercial clients through the following:

  • Internship Induction – You will gain an understanding of the range and complexity of our Commercial Banking (CMB) business, you’ll see how your skills match the rigours of the job where you will get an insight from our graduates on the programme and leaders in the Commercial Banking Business.
  • Placements- The Internship consists of a range of front-line placements across Relationship Management and product-specific roles that provides you with hands-on experience and on-the-job training to give you a head start in your future career. You will learn how we connect with businesses of all sizes, experience how we help clients manage their liquidity, or gain an understanding of how we provide the services and financing our clients require throughout the trade cycle.
  • Group Project– You will be given an exciting project to work on with a small group of interns from your cohort. You will be required to plan, research and present your findings to a senior panel at the end of your internship.
  • Mentor/Graduate Buddy – You will be supported through the internship by your Line Manager/Mentor/Graduate from whom will learn directly from and ask any questions about the programme, project or job role with which you are involved.
  • Development Days and Learning Experiments – Development days are planned to expand the internship community skill set and develop skills and qualities that will aid your internship and beyond. This is also an opportunity to build your professional network within HSBC. You will also have the opportunity to be supported throughout the duration of your internship through an online platform of learning experiments.
  • Charity Day - You will actively give back to the community by getting involved in an event to support our leading charity ‘The Alzheimer’s Society’ or a local charity in your area.
  • Farewell (2 Days) – This is a chance for you to reflect on your eight weeks and what you have learnt, how you have added value to the bank, and improved your professional and personal skills.

The internship is designed to provide students in their penultimate year of study with the chance to gain an invaluable insight into banking with a leading global bank, which on completion, could secure a place on our Commercial Banking Graduate Programme.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2.1 honours degree or equivalent (predicted or gained),
  • Minimum 300 UCAS points or 120 UCAS points or for those who passed exams before 2017 (or equivalent) across top three A Level subjects excluding General studies.
  • You must be in your Penultimate Year of Study. Expected Graduation Year 2020.
  • The location for this role is UK wide, therefore, you must be able to commit to being nationally mobile and be available to undertake the travel required for this role.
  • You can only apply for one HSBC Internship Programme each year
  • By the time of starting employment, successful candidates must have permission to work in the UK for the entirety of the program.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '7GBJ3'

Retirement Actuarial Internship at Willis Towers Watson

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: March 1, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has over 40,000 employees serving more than 140 countries.

We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance.

About the Role:

Our eight-week Intern Programme is designed for penultimate year students. An Internship at Willis Towers Watson will give you valuable real-world experience while you are still a student. It will enable you to apply your education in an environment that is both intellectually challenging and rewarding. At the end of your time with us, you will have a greater understanding of what we do and how closely our career offerings match your career ambitions.

You will be treated in the same way as our new graduates receiving the same quality and quantity of work. It is the perfect opportunity to understand what you could expect if you joined our graduate programme the following year, and many of our interns return as permanent team members following graduation.

Requirements:

We are looking for individuals with great flexibility and communication skills, who are able to plan work effectively and a strong desire to solve challenging problems.

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'AY94G'

Corporate Risk And Broking Actuarial Internship at Willis Towers Watson

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 1, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has over 40,000 employees serving more than 140 countries.

We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance.

About the Role:

Corporate Risk and Broking (CRB), we know how companies can unlock potential through effective risk management. Our clients rely on us to craft strategies to quantify, mitigate and transfer risk, taking advantage of our specialist industry experience and unparalleled market know-how. The result is a new way of embracing risk that drives superior results.

Our structured Summer Internship Program serves as the cornerstone of our full-time CRB Program. Designed for students who are one year from graduation, the Internship Program is an 8 to 10-week (depending on country) learning experience that provides undergraduates with the opportunity over the summer to gain hands-on experience working in the insurance industry and contributing to our business.

The program is comprised of orientation, goal setting, training modules, team presentations, a business speaker series and a formal mid and end of internship performance review. High-performing interns will be considered for the full-time CRB Program.

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'QWOB8'

Insurance Actuarial Internship at Willis Towers Watson

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: March 1, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has over 40,000 employees serving more than 140 countries.

We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance.

About the Role:

Our 8 week Intern Programme is designed for penultimate year students. An Internship at Willis Towers Watson will give you valuable real-world experience while you are still a student. It will enable you to apply your education in an environment that is both intellectually challenging and rewarding. At the end of your time with us, you will have a greater understanding of what we do and how closely our career offerings match your career ambitions.

You will be treated in the same way as our new graduates receiving the same quality and quantity of work. It is the perfect opportunity to understand what you could expect if you joined our graduate programme the following year.

Requirements:

  • A role in Insurance Consulting is stimulating, challenging, exciting and extremely rewarding.
  • We require associates who are technically and mathematically minded, with the ability to solve intricate problems using innovative and proportionate approaches.

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'NN2V9'

Investment Actuarial Internship at Willis Towers Watson

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: March 1, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has over 40,000 employees serving more than 140 countries.

We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance.

About the Role:

Willis Towers Watson’s Investment business aims to create sustainable competitive advantage for our clients in their investment portfolios. As a trusted partner to over 1,200 clients, we advise on over $2.2 trillion of global assets and have discretion over more than $75 billion of assets globally.

As an innovative firm with multi-asset capability and a fiduciary mindset, the team can change the way clients govern themselves and invest as well as influence the way the investment industry operates – our ethos is ‘Changing Investment for the Better.’

We offer a range of career paths to suit your individual skills and interests by developing a broad range of technical and soft skills. If you are driven by new challenges and ready to invest in your growth and development, apply now at Willis Towers Watson.

Requirements:

We are looking for individuals who can work collaboratively alongside some of the industry’s top consultants on a wide variety of projects.

How to apply:

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

Reinsurance Internship at Willis Towers Watson

Where: England - Greater London, South East

Deadline: March 1, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has over 40,000 employees serving more than 140 countries.

We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance.

About the Role:

Our 8 week Intern Programme is designed for penultimate year students.

An Internship at Willis Towers Watson will give you valuable real-world experience while you are still a student. It will enable you to apply your education in an environment that is both intellectually challenging and rewarding. At the end of your time with us, you will have a greater understanding of what we do and how closely our career offerings match your career ambitions.

You will be treated in the same way as our new graduates receiving the same quality and quantity of work. It is the perfect opportunity to understand what you could expect if you joined our graduate programme the following year.

We currently have the following summer internship positions available within Willis Re:

  • Broking Summer Internship (London)
  • Actuarial Analyst (London)
  • Catastrophe Risk Analyst (Ispwich)

Requirements:

If you are driven by an exciting challenge, open to new ideas and want to be part of an organisation that will invest in your growth and development apply now at Willis Towers Watson.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3E2XL'

2019 Summer Analyst - Risk Management at Royal Bank of Canada

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 29, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

Royal Bank of Canada is a premier investment bank that provides a focused set of products and services to institutions, corporations, governments and high net worth clients in over 100 countries. We understand that the first steps in any career in finance are critical. With that in mind, we have the right formula to provide you with the opportunities and professional development you need to turn those first steps into a rewarding career.

About the Role:

We understand that the first steps in any career in finance are critical. With that in mind, we have the right formula to provide you with the opportunities and professional development you need to turn those first steps into a rewarding career.

You'll be part of a company with a superior financial track record, credit rating and reputation. In fact, we maintained a high credit rating throughout the financial crisis.

Interns will gain hands-on experience within our Risk function and receive career-building mentorship. Every year we recruit successful applicants into our London Risk teams within many areas suited to the interests of driven and focused students. We are committed to hiring the best students as we understand the value of growing talent from within the Summer Intern Programme and the significance that this diversity brings to our workforce.

As a Summer Intern you will be placed within a key area of our Risk function to develop an insight into the responsibilities of a full-time Risk Analyst in areas such as Market, Credit, Counterparty, Liquidity and Operational Risk. You will gain valuable exposure to the operations of a major international investment bank, as well as the hands-on experience you need to kick-start your career.

Requirements:

We are not prescriptive on the subject of your degree. Whether you’re a philosophy student or an engineer, we’re more interested in an agile intellect, strong numerical and analytical skills, an awareness of global economic issues and a genuine interest in the international financial markets. Creativity, logic, interpersonal skills and inner drive all come into the equation.

How to Apply:

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

2019 Summer Analyst - Global Markets at Royal Bank of Canada

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 29, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

Royal Bank of Canada is a premier investment bank that provides a focused set of products and services to institutions, corporations, governments and high net worth clients in over 100 countries. We understand that the first steps in any career in finance are critical. With that in mind, we have the right formula to provide you with the opportunities and professional development you need to turn those first steps into a rewarding career.

About the Role:

As a Summer Intern you will rotate through key areas of our Global Markets function to develop an insight into the responsibilities of a full-time Global Markets Analyst in areas such as Debt Capital Markets, Sales and Trading. You will gain valuable exposure to the operations of a major international investment bank, as well as the hands-on experience you need to kick-start your career.

During the course of the programme, Summer Interns are given various projects to complete which may include:

  • Analysing client and market data
  • Conducting research to formulate trade ideas
  • Presenting your market views and investment solutions
  • Shadowing team members to understand how various products and roles work together
  • Developing and editing reports and presentations for senior management
  • Supporting the area that keeps the firm functioning at industry-leading levels

You will be supported and developed in numerous ways throughout the programme including:

  • Classroom based training covering commercial and industry knowledge
  • Speaker Series - regular information sessions delivered by our leading market professionals
  • On the job training
  • Buddy programme
  • Networking and shadowing opportunities
  • Social events with the wider 2019 Capital Markets cohort

You will receive mid and end-of-summer reviews as well as constructive feedback from your business manager throughout your placement.

Requirements:

We are not prescriptive on the subject of your degree. Whether you’re a philosophy student or an engineer, we’re more interested in an agile intellect, strong numerical and analytical skills, an awareness of global economic issues and a genuine interest in the international financial markets. Creativity, logic, interpersonal skills and inner drive all come into the equation.

Any additional languages, especially European, are a strong advantage but by no means a pre-requisite when applying.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '7GBK6'

2019 Summer Analyst - Global Markets Equity Research at Royal Bank of Canada

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 29, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

Royal Bank of Canada is a premier investment bank that provides a focused set of products and services to institutions, corporations, governments and high net worth clients in over 100 countries. We understand that the first steps in any career in finance are critical. With that in mind, we have the right formula to provide you with the opportunities and professional development you need to turn those first steps into a rewarding career.

About the Role:

As a Summer Intern you will be placed within a key area of our Equity Research function to develop an insight into the responsibilities of a full-time Research Analyst. You will gain valuable exposure to the operations of a major international investment bank, as well as the hands-on experience you need to kick-start your career.

During the course of the programme, Summer Interns are given various projects to complete which may include:

  • Industry research for new initiatives and investment opportunities
  • Supporting management with pitch ideas about trends, risks and opportunities in the market
  • Assist in building financial models
  • Assist with writing research reports from coverage to results to recommendations
  • Supporting the area that keeps the firm functioning at industry-leading levels

You will be supported and developed in numerous ways throughout the programme including:

  • Classroom based training covering commercial and industry knowledge
  • Speaker Series - regular information sessions delivered by our leading market professionals
  • On the job training
  • Buddy programme
  • Networking and shadowing opportunities
  • Social events with the wider 2019 Capital Markets cohort

You will receive mid and end-of-summer reviews as well as constructive feedback from your business manager throughout your placement.

Requirements:

We are not prescriptive on the subject of your degree. Whether you’re a philosophy student or an engineer, we’re more interested in an agile intellect, strong numerical and analytical skills, an awareness of global economic issues and a genuine interest in the international financial markets. Creativity, logic, interpersonal skills and inner drive all come into the equation.

Any additional languages, especially European, are a strong advantage but by no means a pre-requisite when applying.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'NN6O3'

2019 Summer Analyst - Finance at Royal Bank of Canada

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 29, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

Royal Bank of Canada is a premier investment bank that provides a focused set of products and services to institutions, corporations, governments and high net worth clients in over 100 countries. We understand that the first steps in any career in finance are critical. With that in mind, we have the right formula to provide you with the opportunities and professional development you need to turn those first steps into a rewarding career.

About the Role:

As a Summer Intern you will rotate through key areas of our Finance function to develop an insight into the responsibilities of a full-time Finance Analyst in areas such as Product Control, Regulatory Reporting, Financial Control, Cost Control and Valuations. You will gain valuable exposure to the operations of a major international investment bank, as well as the hands-on experience you need to kick-start your career.
During the course of the programme, Summer Interns are given various projects to complete which may include:

  • Key research and reporting for new initiatives
  • Analysing market results and providing insights to leadership
  • Analysing current and potential exposures to Financial risk
  • Developing and editing reports and presentations for senior management
  • Supporting the area that keeps the firm functioning at industry-leading levels

You will be supported and developed in numerous ways throughout the programme including:

  • Classroom based training covering commercial and industry knowledge
  • Speaker Series - regular cross-platform information sessions delivered by our leading market professionals
  • On the job training
  • Buddy programme
  • Networking and shadowing opportunities
  • Social events with the wider 2019 Capital Markets cohort

You will receive mid and end-of-summer reviews as well as constructive feedback from your business manager throughout your placement.

Requirements:

We are not prescriptive on the subject of your degree; however, we will be looking for a minimum 2.1 degree (expected). Whether you’re a philosophy student or an engineer, we’re more interested in an agile intellect, strong numerical and analytical skills, an awareness of global economic issues and a genuine interest in the international financial markets. Creativity, logic, interpersonal skills and inner drive all come into the equation.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'ON2YK'

2019 Summer Analyst - Global Investment Banking at Royal Bank of Canada

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: March 29, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

Royal Bank of Canada is a premier investment bank that provides a focused set of products and services to institutions, corporations, governments and high net worth clients in over 100 countries. We understand that the first steps in any career in finance are critical. With that in mind, we have the right formula to provide you with the opportunities and professional development you need to turn those first steps into a rewarding career.

About the Role:

As a Summer Intern you will be placed within a key area of our Global Investment Banking division to develop an insight into the responsibilities of a full-time Analyst. Summer Interns are placed in areas such as ECM and across a range of sectors including Healthcare, Utilities & Renewables, Industrials and Consumer & Retail. You will gain valuable exposure to the operations of a major international investment bank, as well as the hands-on experience you need to kick-start your career.

During the course of the programme, Summer Interns are given various projects to complete which may include:

  • Financial modelling and valuing companies
  • Supporting financing transactions across a range of industries
  • Analysing transactions and providing insights to leadership
  • Reporting on industry research/activity for colleagues
  • Developing and editing pitch books and presentations for senior management

You will be supported and developed in numerous ways throughout the programme including:

  • Classroom based training covering commercial and industry knowledge
  • Speaker Series - regular information sessions delivered by our sector and product leadership
  • On the job training
  • Buddy programme
  • Networking and shadowing opportunities
  • Social events with the wider 2019 Capital Markets cohort

You will receive mid and end-of-summer reviews as well as constructive feedback from your business manager throughout your placement.

Great care and resources have been devoted to ensure that at the end of the programme you have a solid understanding of the elements necessary for a successful career in the Finance function.

Requirements:

We look for diverse individuals with outstanding academic records, proven analytical skills, a demonstrated interest in finance and a history of participation in extracurricular activities. Other essential qualities we look for include strong oral and written communication skills, proven leadership capabilities, initiative, and the ability to play a key role as a team member in a fast-paced and challenging work environment. Fluency in a second European language is not required, but would be an advantage.

How to Apply:

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

Summer Intern at Saffery Champness

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: April 11, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

Saffery Champness is one of the UK’s top 20 accountancy practices with a network of nine offices in the UK plus offices in Guernsey, Geneva and Zurich. The firm is independent, but maintains a network of affiliate firms in over 100 countries across the globe via membership of Nexia International.

With 64 UK partners and over 400 employees, we are recognised as one of the UK’s leading firms of private client advisers, specialising in providing advice to a broad range of individuals, their families, their businesses and their wider interests.

About the Role:

Our intern scheme runs for a period of four to six weeks each summer and provides a unique and valuable insight into the workings of a Top 20 accountancy firm.

Entering a new workforce for a temporary period can be a daunting experience, however we will not only make sure you feel welcomed but we will fully integrate you into the firm, giving you a full induction to help you acclimatise and feel comfortable as soon as you begin.

As an intern you will be partnered with a dedicated mentor whose job it is to ensure your placement is both enjoyable and challenging. During your placement you will benefit from a bookkeeping course, as well as exposure to a number of teams and departments.

After your placement should you wish to pursue in a career in accountancy you will have the opportunity to consider the firm’s graduate positions where three-year training contracts are available across all our offices with a view to becoming an ACA/CA qualified accountant.

Requirements:

We seek people with initiative; people who are collaborative teamworkers, natural communicators and able problem-solvers. Above all, we seek people who are motivated by providing the highest level of client service.

You must be in your penultimate year of your degree programme, expecting at least a 2:1 in any discipline and at least 300 UCAS points, or equivalent, gained at one sitting. Plus excellent GSCE results with a minimum grade B in English and Maths.

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '7G976'

Business Development Summer Internship at Gartner

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: April 14, 2019

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

Gartner, Inc. (NYSE: IT) is the world’s leading research and advisory company. The company helps business leaders across all major functions in every industry and enterprise size with the objective insights they need to make the right decisions. Gartner’s comprehensive suite of services delivers strategic advice and proven best practices to help clients succeed in their mission-critical priorities. Gartner is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, USA, and has more than 13,000 associates serving clients in 11,000 enterprises in 100 countries. For more information, visit gartner.com.

About the Role:

If you are a driven, ambitious and hardworking student, we have the internship for you. If you are in your penultimate year of your Master’s or Bachelor’s studies and would like to build your skills in Business Development, then read on.

This exciting 9 week summer internship, will see you working closely with our high performing sales teams to build your persuasion, negotiation and communication skills, with our high profile C-Level executive clients. You will be a key part of the sales team, prospecting new business, selling high value tickets to Gartner events and taking part in projects and competitions along the way.

You will:

  • Train through a variety of learning outlets within our EMSE (Europe Midsize Enterprise) organization
  • Fully engage in cold calling and prospecting, to attract new clients to our business
  • Overcome objections from gatekeepers and business leaders, in order to show the value of Gartner
  • Interact with Account Managers and understand how they manage and serve their executive-level clients and grow the business through prospecting
  • Work directly with prospects and clients toward specific business goals
  • Complete a final project to synthesize what you’ve learned
  • Compete with other interns to secure a bonus at the end of the program

Requirements:

  • Passionate about sales
  • Interested in learning how to use your interpersonal and creative abilities skillfully in a challenging sales environment
  • Currently studying towards a Bachelor or Masters and expecting to graduate next year.
  • Driven and ambitious in the work you do
  • Thrive on taking responsibility, ownership and pride in the work you produce
  • Interested in understanding how technology transforms and develops business
  • A strong communicator, able to develop effective presentation skills when interacting with C-level/senior executive clients
  • Curious, ambitious and motivated to achieve your goals
  • Fluent in English and/or Swedish, Italian, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch or German

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '7G9NB'