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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.

Research Summer Analyst at Barclays

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: December 31, 2018

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

Barclays’ purpose is to help people achieve their ambitions – in the right way. With over 300 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 50 countries and employs approximately 140,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide. We provide large corporate, government and institutional clients with a full spectrum of solutions to their strategic advisory, financing and risk management needs.

About the Role:

Expect real responsibility in our highly ranked Research team. It all starts with intensive training that equips you with the skills and knowledge to get involved in the incisive, responsive analysis behind ambitious business strategies. From there, you’ll start applying an analytical approach within a specific team, building abilities across valuation, accounting and excel modelling.

As well as enjoying extensive exposure to our Research teams, you’ll take on live work and add real value. From day one, you’ll start building the know-how you need to get your internship off to a flying start, and you’ll always be able to count on support from senior in-house experts. Their advice and encouragement will strengthen your confidence and help you sharpen your skills. Performance coaching, social events and the chance to take part in projects outside of Research will also help you expand your network and develop.

Requirements:

Resourceful, analytical, team-oriented people from any educational background who enjoy financial modelling. You’ll also need to be a clear, succinct communicator who has a keen eye for detail.

How to Apply:

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

Marketing & Communications Placement Year at Nissan Motor GB Ltd

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: December 31, 2018

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

Nissan Motor (GB) Limited is responsible for the sales, marketing and distribution activities for Nissan cars, light commercial vehicles and services throughout the UK

About the Role:

Nissan have a strong reputation for innovation. It is the responsibility of our marketing and communications teams to ensure that the Nissan brand and product portfolio are successfully communicated and maintain a strong presence in the UK marketplace. We have several roles to suit students interested in how to build and maintain brand and market presence. Whether you are interested in how to research and market products, manage events and press communications or service marketing; a marketing or communications placement at Nissan will provide you with the opportunity to get involved in the management of a major household brand.

Requirements:

  • 2nd year student, currently studying a degree that allows you to partake in an industrial placement year
  • High level of PC knowledge
  • Advanced numerical skills
  • Attention to detail, performing accurate & detailed work
  • Strong communication & interpersonal skills
  • Ability to integrate, interact & work within a team
  • Good time & workload management skills to achieve results
  • Self-motivation – able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment and comfortable working within deadlines

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'NN7E9'

2019 Marketing Summer Internship Programme at S&P Global

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: December 31, 2018

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

At S&P Global, we don’t give you intelligence - we give you Essential Intelligence. The essential intelligence you need to make decisions with conviction. We’re the world’s foremost provider of ratings, benchmarks and analytics in the global capital and commodity markets.

About the Role:

You will be part of a global team in Platts Marketing Department – the Platts Market Intelligence Team. We specialize in doing first class research on our customers, the market and the competitive landscape to help Platts make smart business decisions. We are looking for high achievers who have a curious mind and look for evidence to test hypotheses and make recommendations. Someone who is confident around technology and different tools would find the work of interest. Thinking outside of the box and being solution driven are two top qualities that you should already possess in good measure or would like to develop further.

  • Assist in quantitative market research studies: contributions can include refining the target audience, formatting the do not contact lists and testing the survey links prior to fielding
  • Assist in quality control of the internal intelligence tracking portal (Platts 360) and disseminate relevant information to stakeholders.
  • Research tasks on latest trends and external developments in the market that potentially influence Platts customers and non-customer’s sentiment towards Platts
  • Creating presentations to communicate results to the business in the most innovative and compelling fashion
  • Help with closed loop reporting which feeds from insight reporting
  • Help to develop customer insight historical database for running longitudinal studies

Requirements:

  • Fully matriculated students maintaining a minimum 2.1 in a BSc or BA degree, or equivalent
  • Postgraduate & Undergraduate students in their penultimate year of studies ONLY
  • All degrees welcome: Business, Marketing, Economics, Mathematics, Finance, or Statistics
  • Strong communication (good verbal skills, listening techniques, and a clear, concise writing style)
  • Able to learn quickly, multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Understand importance of building strong relationships and partnering with team members
  • Problem-solving, time-management, attention to detail & organizational abilities to work efficiently with clients
  • Intellectually curious; the ability to learn quickly
  • Some knowledge of SPSS and Qualtrics is desirable
  • Significant comfort level with suite of Microsoft Office products (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint Excel)

How to Apply:

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

Sales Full-Time Analyst at Barclays

Where: England - Greater London, Mainland Europe

Deadline: December 31, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

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

Barclays’ purpose is to help people achieve their ambitions – in the right way. With over 300 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 50 countries and employs approximately 140,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide. We provide large corporate, government and institutional clients with a full spectrum of solutions to their strategic advisory, financing and risk management needs.

About the Role:

Get ready to move quickly. As part of our Sales team, you’ll work at the crux of the world’s financial markets, reacting swiftly to new information and market trends to help clients make their next move with confidence.

Expect a steep learning curve and lots of growth. Following seven weeks of intensive training, you’ll go straight into a sales or trading role on a specific desk. Once there, you’ll rapidly build up your knowledge of global markets, as well as your quantitative and analytical skills, through involvement in live work.

Requirements:

People of any educational background, so long as they have a strong interest in business and finance. We also look for resourcefulness, team-orientation, enthusiasm and an entrepreneurial spirit, often shown through participation in extracurricular activities.

How to Apply:

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

Commercial Graduate Programme at S&P Global

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: December 31, 2018

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

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

At S&P Global, we don’t give you intelligence - we give you Essential Intelligence. The essential intelligence you need to make decisions with conviction. We’re the world’s foremost provider of ratings, benchmarks and analytics in the global capital and commodity markets.

About the Role:

You will be offered the opportunity to assist S&P Global Platts in achieving its mission of being one of the leading providers of the highest quality price assessments and analytical information to the world’s financial and commodity markets. Our real-time news, pricing and analytical services help markets operate with transparency and efficiency worldwide. As the principal provider of commodity price assessment and information to more than 10,000 customers in 150 countries and with 20 offices spanning five continents, you will form part of a truly globally diverse workforce.

You will get challenged on a daily basis with a steep learning curve. You will get an opportunity to work with a broad range of clients including commodity trading houses, major oil and Gas companies, investment banks, hedge funds and investment managers and get to be part of a large fun and international team with fantastic opportunities for growth.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2.1 in a BSc or BA degree, or equivalent.
  • Fluent command of English is a prerequisite. Additional languages are highly desirable.
  • Strong presentation and communication skills. You must have good telephone manners and be comfortable presenting to large groups both in person or remotely.
  • Familiarity with or strong interest in learning about financial markets.
  • Good PC skills including the Microsoft Office product range, Sales Force and Oracle.
  • Ability to effectively multi-task and work independently.
  • Willingness to learn and take on a wide variety of tasks.

How to Apply:

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

Intern at BP International Ltd

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: December 31, 2018

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Energy and utilities

From finding, developing and producing oil and gas resources to refining, manufacturing and selling related products directly to customers and on markets all over the world, BP keeps us all moving. It continually looks to develop innovative ways of lowering emissions while meeting the world’s growing energy needs.

It takes a diverse group of talented people to create change on this scale - engineers, automotive experts, geoscientists, chemists, accountants, analysts, technologists, traders and more. BP’s graduate and intern programmes offer incredible support and the chance to make a real contribution. See it as a platform to become a leading professional in trading, science, engineering, or business, and keep advancing.

About the Role:

We deliver energy products and services around the world. From finding, developing and producing oil and gas resources, to refining, manufacturing and selling related products directly to customers and on the world’s markets, we keep the world moving.

Our challenge for the future is to balance environmental and climate change concerns with the fact that oil and gas will still play a big role. So, we are continually looking to develop innovative ways of lowering emissions, while meeting the world's growing energy needs.

It takes a diverse group of talented people to help us create real change. From drilling and electrical engineers, automotive experts, geoscientists and chemists to analysts, technologists and traders. Graduates on our two or three-year programmes gain a full range of skills and experience. While paid 11-week and year-long internships offer hands-on business experience to undergraduates or postgraduates who are about to start the final year of their degree or PhD.

Requirements:

We encourage our graduates and interns to supplement their work experience with additional activities outside of the day to day role, whether that it is supporting local community initiatives, or becoming involved in the BP Business Resourcing Groups.

Our diverse and inclusive environment focuses on teamwork, respect and ambition as much as academic achievements. And safety is a priority, as we develop the energy of tomorrow. To find out what life as a BP intern or graduate is really like, go to our website and hear from the people who live it.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'ONXD2'

Trading And Structuring Off-Cycle Analyst at Barclays

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: December 31, 2018

Type: Internship

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About the Company:

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

Barclays’ purpose is to help people achieve their ambitions – in the right way. With over 300 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 50 countries and employs approximately 140,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide. We provide large corporate, government and institutional clients with a full spectrum of solutions to their strategic advisory, financing and risk management needs.

About the Role:

During your internship in one of our Trading and Structuring teams, you will gain a great knowledge of Markets and front office roles within the bank. Day-to-day, you will spend most of your time working closely with senior members of Trading and Structuring. But you will also have exposure to our legal, compliance and quantitative teams. That means that, whilst you can expect a steep learning curve, you’ll also learn about everything from exotic product pricing to proprietary index development, as well as marketing and managing risk of the team’s trading books. From the start, you will be given your own project to work on.

As well as enjoying extensive exposure on the trading floor, you’ll experience most of the business areas we cover as you rotate. From day one, you’ll start building the know-how to get your internship off to a flying start, including how we price and execute trades for our clients. And you’ll always be able to count on support from senior in-house experts as well as a designated supervisor who’ll work closely with you and monitor your progress. Performance coaching, social events and the chance to take part in projects outside of Trading and Structuring will also help you expand your network and develop. Do well and, at the end of the Summer, we may offer you a place as a full-time Analyst.

Requirements:

People from any educational background who are curious, motivated, hard-working and great with detail. You must also have plenty of team spirit and be good at grasping and explaining complex concepts.

How to Apply:

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

Sales & Operations Placement Year at Nissan Motor GB Ltd

Where: England - Greater London

Deadline: December 31, 2018

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Business, consulting and general management

Nissan Motor (GB) Limited is responsible for the sales, marketing and distribution activities for Nissan cars, light commercial vehicles and services throughout the UK

About the Role:

These teams ensure that we achieve excellence throughout our sales operations in the UK and deliver on our customer promises. Our teams of experts continually monitor activity and manage our sales and service delivery to ensure we are optimising our performance. We have several roles to suit students interested in sales and business performance. Whether you are interested in monitoring and analysing sales performance, maximising customer retention or getting the best out of people and suppliers; an operations placement at Nissan will provide you with highly sought-after business skills and acumen to succeed in your future career.

Requirements:

  • 2nd year student, currently studying a degree that allows you to partake in an industrial placement year
  • High level of PC knowledge
  • Advanced numerical skills
  • Attention to detail, performing accurate & detailed work
  • Strong communication & interpersonal skills
  • Ability to integrate, interact & work within a team
  • Good time & workload management skills to achieve results
  • Self-motivation – able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment and comfortable working within deadlines

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '7GY3M'