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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.

2020 Graduate Programme - Marketing at Kerry Group

Where: UK Nationwide, Ireland

Deadline: April 30, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Engineering and manufacturing

Kerry Group is a world leader in food and beverage manufacturing & has enjoyed phenomenal success since its formation in 1972. Today, Kerry Group has 23,000 employees globally, 15,000 products and revenues of €6.1 billion. As a company we strive for excellence in everything we do. Our business is comprised of 2 divisions: Kerry Taste & Nutrition & Kerry Foods.

About the Role:

As a Marketing Graduate, you will learn to identify the areas of potential growth for the business, the strategies we will implement in these areas to ensure the delivery of growth and how to successfully deploy the delivery plans.

You will gain exposure to aspects of marketing, from Strategic Planning, Market Insight, to customer engagement strategies, trade shows and Marketing Communications. Our marketing teams focus on partnering with our Research & Development teams to understand how we are best placed to deliver growth for Kerry based on our technology portfolio. Marketing also works closely with our market based sales teams to deliver insight and market intelligence to our business while also tailoring our approach at a country level through activation plans and content development.

Your role will certainly be varied and will allow you the opportunity to manage your own projects from a very early stage. We will provide you with the skills you need to determine your own development and career path.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2:1 degree in Marketing, Business, PR or similar
  • Fluency in a second European language such as French, Spanish, Dutch, German, Danish, Swedish or Norwegian would be a distinct advantage
  • Exceptional problem solving skills
  • Proven record of delivering on projects and achievement of results
  • Motivated self-starter with the determination and drive to succeed
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Strong ability to work well in a team and on your own
  • Excellent IT skills, particularly in MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Willingness to travel or relocate across the global Kerry organisation is a key requirement

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'O9J6G'

2020 Graduate Programme - Procurement at Kerry Group

Where: Ireland, Mainland Europe

Deadline: April 30, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Engineering and manufacturing

Kerry Group is a world leader in food and beverage manufacturing & has enjoyed phenomenal success since its formation in 1972. Today, Kerry Group has 23,000 employees globally, 15,000 products and revenues of €6.1 billion. As a company we strive for excellence in everything we do. Our business is comprised of 2 divisions: Kerry Taste & Nutrition & Kerry Foods.

About the Role:

The Procurement Team has the responsibility for managing and overseeing all third party spend for both direct and indirect materials and services for Kerry. They are experts in their respective categories of packaging, meats, dairy, ingredients and indirect materials and services such as energy, engineering and facilities management.

Your role as a Procurement Graduate will involve working with category buyers in all aspects of the sourcing process, working closely with Kerry’s manufacturing sites and supply partners.

Core responsibilities:

  1. Category/Market Analysis: Provide category and market insight by analysing both category and market data which will lead to development of sourcing and supply plans.
  2. Cross Functional Relationships: Monitoring usage/demand by coordinating with site supply chains. Working with R&D to introduce new materials and to identify potential new sources.
  3. Strategic Sourcing: Closely working with category buyers to source the highest quality materials and services at the best price using a range of tools including tendering.
  4. Cost Saving Pipeline: Jointly working with category buyers to develop and execute a cost savings pipeline.
  5. Supplier Management: Working with the category buyers to negotiate contracts and manage supplier performance to ensure quality and service requirements are met.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2:1 degree preferably in Mechanical or Food Engineering
  • Fluency in a second European language, preferably German, French or Spanish
  • Exceptional problem solving skills
  • Proven record of delivering on projects and achievement of results
  • Motivated self-starter with the determination and drive to succeed
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Strong ability to work well in a team and on your own
  • Excellent IT skills, particularly in MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Willingness to travel or relocate across the global Kerry organisation is a key requirement.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '7V2XB'

2020 Graduate Programme - Operations at Kerry Group

Where: United Kingdom, Ireland

Deadline: April 30, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : Engineering and manufacturing

Kerry Group is a world leader in food and beverage manufacturing & has enjoyed phenomenal success since its formation in 1972. Today, Kerry Group has 23,000 employees globally, 15,000 products and revenues of €6.1 billion. As a company we strive for excellence in everything we do. Our business is comprised of 2 divisions: Kerry Taste & Nutrition & Kerry Foods.

About the Role:

This role has responsibility to co-ordinate and drive the delivery of operational targets, initiatives and improvements at one of our manufacturing facilities.

You will be required to support department managers in delivering factory performance improvements through the facilitation of Site teams using lean tools and techniques.

Initially with a very hands on approach to developing capability and leadership skills, you will develop into a People Manager with potential Shift Management responsibility. You will have specific project tasks related to driving the introduction of aspects of strategic change as the business continues to grow.

Your direct Line Manager will be the Production Manager, but you may also receive instruction from the Operations Manager or other Managers as appropriate.

You will have real opportunity to engage right across the business and make a difference early in your career. You will be supported and work alongside one of the most experienced food manufacturing teams in the world.

Core Responsibilities

Key responsibilities of the role are summarised below and are subject to change according to business needs:

  • Support the Site Strategic Agenda and the successful implementation and maintenance of the Kerry Manufacturing Standard (Site Audit Standard).
  • Identify, manage, and execute initiatives to deliver significant improvements in the areas of:
    • Safety
    • Quality
    • Delivery / Service
    • Operating efficiency (Labur, Process Lines & Cost Optimisation)
    • Peple Management
    • Materials cntrol and efficiency
  • Facilitate and support management teams (and other teams) involved in major transformational projects (e.g. re-engineering the major Site business processes).
  • Ensure all direct reports are fully trained and equipped with the necessary skills to operate in an environment that promotes safety and well-being.
  • Support the Site Lean Programme to ensure the effective training and deployment of the principles, projects, tools and techniques (as appropriate) and KPIs etc.
  • Maintain awareness of best practice and modern improvement techniques.
  • Ensure familiarity is achieved with Kerry’s preferred method of problem solving (root cause, 8 step etc.)

Requirements:

  • Ideally a graduate or equivalent. (Ideally Food Science, Manufacturing, Engineering).
  • Ideally familiar with lean / CI principles and with some awareness of best practice.
  • Can demonstrate clear experience of successful leadership in their academic and non-academic development.
  • Fluency in a second European language is desirable such as French, Polish, Italian
  • Demonstrates a passion for Food.
  • Exceptional problem solving skills
  • Proven record of delivering on projects and achievement of results
  • Motivated self-starter with the determination and drive to succeed
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Strong ability to work well in a team and on your own
  • Excellent IT skills, particularly in MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Willingness to travel or relocate across the global Kerry organisation is a key requirement

How to Apply:

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

Business Analytics Graduate Programme at Amadeus Software Limited

Where: England - South West

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : IT

Amadeus Software is the leading UK SAS consultancy company. We are independent, our Technical Centre is centrally located at the Oxford Science Park near Oxford and have been providing SAS services including consultancy, training and support for 20 yr

About the Role:

The Amadeus Graduate Programme is a 12 month contract which consists of 3 months training in SAS, Python and R languages followed by 9 months in a customer placement.

Amadeus Software specialises in data science and business analytics using SAS software, delivering world-class services globally for organisations of all sizes. We are looking for Graduates to help us fulfill our Graduate Programme.

The programme consists of:

  • 12 week intensive training
  • Base SAS certification
  • Nine month, on-site customer placement
  • High prospect career opportunities

Graduates will complete training across a number of Amadeus SAS training courses, as well as in Office 365, web analytics and development, Javascript and SQL.

Placements will be completed at a customer site within the UK or Ireland. Working as part of local and global teams, graduates will gain excellent exposure to high profile organisations.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of BSc (Hons) degree in a numeric or scientific discipline
  • Motivation, drive, enthusiasm to learn new technologies
  • Strong communication and organisational skills.

How to apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '2EL4V'

Graduate/Trainee Consultant at Mansion House Consulting

Where: United Kingdom

Deadline: May 15, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the Company:

Main business: : IT

MHC is a global consultancy with an unparalleled success rate in helping Tier 1 Financial Services companies solve their biggest technology problems through IT consulting services and managed service solutions.

About the Role:

We are currently looking for a number of bright graduates from a diverse range of backgrounds and technology specialisms to join our market leading Graduate Programme. Following the successful completion of your consultancy orientation training period, you will join our consultancy delivery team within one of MHC’s core digital-focused business lines, working closely alongside our Tier 1 Financial Services client base.

In order to rapidly accelerate your experience, all of our graduates work alongside MHC Thought Leaders and receive second to none guidance from our senior Subject Matter Expert (SME) delivery managers. You will benefit from our collaborative agile learning and development methodologies, whilst being encouraged to be curious and insightful. We mentor our graduates to have an all-round knowledge in our service lines: ecosystem monitoring, cybersecurity, payments, delivery assurance, and technology infrastructure.

Requirements:

  • Education to degree level (2:1 or higher)
  • Good IT Skills, competent user of the MS Office suite
  • Presentable, confident, ambitious, and professional
  • Friendly, patient, outgoing, emotionally mature
  • Commercially aware
  • Self-starter and able to excel in growth environments
  • Attention to detail and ability to drive change
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to understand instructions and follow them accurately the first time
  • Comfortable under pressure and an ability to focus and deliver in an open-plan environment
  • Be able to correctly prioritise
  • An adaptable attitude
  • Experience working in a project or delivery focused environment

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'N4ZWV'

Marketing Officer at Pengfei

Where: England

Deadline: May 23, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the company

Founded in 2008, Pengfei Education has become one of the leading agents in education and immigration consulting industry in East Midland and Sheffield Region. As a specialist we dedicate ourselves in providing professional advice and services to Chinese inside or outside the UK in their university/college applications, visa or immigration matters.

About the role

The Marketing Officer will be offering support in a variety of ways, including:

  • exploring market in the UK and China, develop and maintain relations with channels
  • Design and implement marketing promotion plan;
  • Recruit, train and assess on-campus representative team;
  • Plan and Organize both on-line and off-line activities, conduct survey and analyse survey result;
  • Work with education consultants to reach sales target.

Requirements

Applicants must have a genuine interest in the education consulting industry as well as the desire to continually learn and develop in an ever-changing environment. In addition, we require:

  1. Native Chinese speaker with excellent English Skills
  2. At least an UK degree with merit (in any subject)
  3. A strong skills of PC applications, in particular MS, wechat etc., good user of photoshop an advantage
  4. A positive ‘can do’ attitude towards achieving set goals and objectives
  5. Excellent communication skills and business awareness
  6. A confident and enthusiastic personality, with ability to work on your own initiative and manage your own time

Experience in a client/customer facing role, or a desire to excel in this area.

How to apply

Click here to apply for this role (reference ID: 3QD43)

Brand Ambassador at Hype Collective

Where: England - South Yorkshire

Deadline: June 2, 2020

Type: Part-time

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About the company

Hype Collective helps brands engage with 16-25 year olds. This basically means we run fun events across universities and need your help promoting these through goodie giveaways, society partnerships and social shout outs.

About the role

You can expect to work for a variety of clients on an ad-hoc basis, working at pop-up events on campus, representing the brand at society events & completing all campaign tasks.

You can choose which campaigns you'd like to work on, so can always fit the work around your activities & uni work. All of our campaigns pay a minimum of £10 per hour and give you the chance to add some impressive names to your CV, network with potential employers/brands you live and win a spot on the infamous Hype Holiday!

Requirements

Hype Collective is looking for confident, chatty and connected students to join our club of Brand Ambassadors.

A great brand ambassador is full of personality & confidence, loves to get involved in uni life and knows the places to be seen on campus. This role would suit you if you are involved in societies/sports teams, love the idea of working for a known brand, and aren’t scared of talking to anyone. If you’ve got brand ambassador / promo experience thats a bonus but it’s not required to apply.

How to apply

Click here to apply for this role (Reference ID: Q8JNN)

Internship in Project Management at TransPerfect

Where: Spain

Deadline: June 20, 2020

Type: Placement Year

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About the Company:

Main business: : Languages

For over 20 years, TransPerfect has provided comprehensive language and technology solutions to help our clients communicate and conduct business more effectively in a global marketplace. Equipped with a quality management system certified to both the ISO 9001:2008 and EN 15038:2006 standards, TransPerfect provides a full array of language and business support services, including translation, interpretation, website globalization, subtitling, voiceovers, staffing services, multicultural marketing, training and learning, and legal support services. TransPerfect also offers a suite of cutting edge technologies that significantly reduce costs and improve consistency throughout the translation process, making TransPerfect the vendor of choice for the world's leading multinationals.

About the Role:

The Project Management intern assists with planning, organizing, managing and executing projects from beginning to end.

Position responsibilities:

  • Assist in Project Management: be in direct contact with clients (by email and phone) to carry out the projects from start to end.
  • Creative Writing: assist in writing commercial and marketing scripts, as well as creative scenarios.
  • Visual Communication Marketing: assist in establishing communication strategies for the clients’ projects.
  • Developing Concepts and Ideas: brainstorm with your team members on the best commercial and marketing strategies for the project.
  • May perform other duties and responsibilities that management may deem necessary from time to time.

Requirements:

  • Be able to sign an internship agreement with your University
  • A team worker, passionate about the growth and development of the enterprise
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills, other languages would be an asset
  • Organized, proactive and autonomous
  • Able to communicate between different departments, the creative and commercial team, as well as manage different projects

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '3L6Z3'