Alumna: Heather Self (NC 1977, Maths)
Organisation: Pinsent Masons
Opportunity: Vacation placements and training contracts. Open to non law undergraduates who are thinking of going in to law. For more details see the website.
Requirements: Practical and technical skills, client focus, people focus and commercial awareness.
Contact: Heather Self – Heather.Self@pinsentmasons.com
Alumna: Rosaleen Sumner (NC 2006, Modern Languages)
Organisation: TUI Travel
Opportunity: A graduate scheme for those looking to gain commercial and business experience at a successful worldwide travel company. It’s an 18 month scheme based at the head office in Luton. You also get to spend some time overseas. For more details see the website.
Requirements: Customer focused, value driven and leadership skills.
Contact: Rosaleen Sumner – firstname.lastname@example.org
VLM Advisory and Africa Integrity
Alumna: Victoria Mackay (NC 2008, History)
Sector: Business Intelligence and Political Risk (Africa & Middle East)
Organisations: VLM Advisory and Africa Integrity (the intern is to be shared by both of these co-located companies)
Opportunity: Immediate intern vacancy for undergraduate/graduate with a keen interest in the political and commercial environments across the Middle East and Africa.
The role is to provide research and administrative assistance to two private international intelligence consultancies, which cover the Africa and Middle East regions respectively. The consultancies are co-located and the successful applicant would be based at their central London offices.
This is an opportunity to play a part in the expansion of two companies in an exciting and challenging sector. Duties would include: geo-political analysis of the regions in question, production of written reports for clients, some management of intelligence sources, and assistance with a range of administrative tasks, all of which would aid the candidate considerably in achieving a deeper understanding of the sector.
Requirements: Excellent writing skills, passion for research, detail-oriented and organised.
Contact: Victoria Mackay – email@example.com
Alumna: Claire Devney (NC 2014, Business Administration)
Organisation: Quartix, a leading supplier of vehicle tracking systems, software and services
Opportunity: Immediate vacancy for a full-time Marketing Analyst based in central Cambridge. This role is a good opportunity to develop experience in marketing, data analysis, international business and project management.
The analyst is accountable for sourcing sales leads for the US team, predominantly through partnerships. She will research target industries and potential partners to identify and prioritise opportunities. The analyst will also assist in development and delivery of sales and marketing promotions, as well as analysing effectiveness to focus future marketing campaigns and investments. Her insight will have significant impact on commercial decisions for the US market, and the analyst will have regular exposure to directors within the business.
Requirements: Positive attitude and independent drive, proven research skills, data analysis experience, collaborative approach to working, strong oral and written communication skills.
Contact: Claire Devney – firstname.lastname@example.org
Date added to website: 16/06/2016