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Friday’s Featured Opportunity: Kendal Calling Volunteers

The UK’s leading volunteers company, Festaff, has vacancies as part of it’s on site volunteer team at Kendal Calling 2018.

With over 30 events on their roster – including Bestival, Creamfields, BST Hyde Park, Love Supreme, Isle of Wight Festival and many more – music fans have the chance to experience top UK music events on a shoestring budget.

Volunteers are required to work 2 x 8-hour shifts in roles including wristbanders and stewards. All volunteers will be required to carry out an 8-hour shift on Thursday 26th – meaning half your volunteering hours are done before a note is struck on the Main Stage.

No experience is required just a happy outlook and a willingness to get stuck in and work as part of a team.

Perks…

  • No outlay of £150 for a ticket.
  • A meal per shift.
  • A secure staff campsite with facilities and hot showers.
  • Shifts allocated to allow you to enjoy the biggest acts of the weekend.
  • See how the event works from backstage.
  • Gain invaluable on-site experience at music festivals.
  • Volunteering looks great on your CV – email us for a reference post event.

Apply/Info: https://www.festaff.co.uk/festival-info/kendal-calling-2018

There is a refundable £15 Admin Fee per application.

Closing Date: Mon 16th July 2018

Required on Site: By 6pm on Wed 25th July 2018.

Required on  Site: Until 6pm on Sunday 29th July 2018.

No interview Required.

Website Address: www.festaff.co.uk

 

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Friday’s Featured Opportunities: Content Online

Content Online Vacancies

Content Online represents leading scholarly and society publishers in the engineering, computing and technology related fields covering the UK, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Denmark & Estonia. We are growing quickly and working on a different way of doing things. There’s a huge amount to learn and participate in.

Customer Support Representative (Ref: 18/002)

We’re looking for a high flyer, someone who can contribute to a thriving sales team with great customer services & the ability to meet the needs of clients who need assistance. Carlisle based with UK and Scandinavian-wide travel throughout the territory.

Job Purpose:

  • Contribute to thriving sales team with great customer services and the ability to meet the needs of clients who need assistance.
  • Visit our portfolio of over 300 customers and carry out product training and other related support tasks in the UK, Ireland and Scandinavia.
  • Provides sales and customer service support to customers calling or emailing.
  • Become a product expert on several online databases and carry out training for our sales and support staff.
  • Create good relationships between Content Online Limited and its customers in the academic and commercial sector.
  • To actively promote our products and services to existing and prospective customers, including but not limited to the IEEE, SAE International, ACM, ASTM, ASCE and ASME Digital Libraries.
  • To work with our marketing function to create and distribute marketing materials.

Closing date: 27/04/2018

 

Digital Marketing Assistant

This isn’t just an assistant, it’s an opportunity to become a marketing genius. We’re looking to expand our marketing team at Warwick Mill Business Park. This role is full-time and to start immediately.

We’re looking for a Digital Marketing Assistant to join our team at Warwick Mill Business Park. This role is full-time and to start immediately. You’ll be taking ownership over a variety of exciting projects centred around customer data analysis, social media & email marketing. But the most important thing is you have an interest in digital marketing and the ability and desire to think analytically. You will have the freedom to drive continuous improvements in how we operate – we genuinely want you to drive improvements, not just take direction. We are a small and highly focused team; we all work together on a daily basis and support each other when our team members are away.

Key responsibilities:

  • Analyse and enrich customer data in order to improve accuracy of targeting for marketing campaigns.
  • Collect data from digital and real-world sources and analyse it to help inform decisions.
  • Assist in the planning and delivery of social media campaigns.
  • Help to develop our customer loyalty programme.
  • Creating, testing and iterating different content and collateral for campaigns.
  • Support event planning and participation.

 

Salesforce Implementation Specialist

We’re looking for a Salesforce Implementation Specialist to join our team at Warwick Mill Business Park. This role is a 12-month contract and to start immediately. Salesforce is very much at the heart of our future infrastructure and this role will be a vital in establishing efficient workflows between our Sales, Marketing and Finance team.

Experience and Qualifications

Salesforce implementation, administration and configuration expertise with experience in:

  • 3 years+ Salesforce.com experience.
  • Building and maintaining reports and dashboards.
  • Configuring standard and custom objects, workflow rules, validation rules, record types and page layouts.
  • Previous integration experience with Pardot.
  • Basic awareness of Apex/Visualforce pages.
  • Certification in Salesforce.com (Certified Admin).

Ideal Qualifications/Experience

  • The ideal candidate will possess a balance of business analysis and salesforce.com implementation and administration skills.
  • You will be a team player, work well with peers and effective communicator at all levels.

To apply for any of these posts, please send a CV with a covering letter to Michael Barber, via email at info@contentonline.co.uk. All posts close on 27 April 2018.

Friday’s Featured Opportunity: Student Mentoring Scheme

The UK Recruitment team are currently looking for confident, enthusiastic, self-motivated and committed students, who are interested in enhancing their CV, having the opportunity to participate in training and development activities and experience the satisfaction of helping young people to develop and achieve their goals, whilst being paid for doing so.

Student Mentors are University of Cumbria students who mentor learners in secondary schools in Cumbria and North Lancashire at a key stage in their educational journey.

We are looking to recruit Student Mentors for the academic year 2017/18.  They would be required to attend all five sessions in their allocated school plus a campus visit – with the approximate dates as follows:

Option 1 week beginning 26 February; option 2 week beginning 23 April.

The deadline for applications is 22 January 2018.

Any student interested in applying can do so HERE, and for more information email alison.otto@cumbria.ac.uk

Friday’s Featured Opportunity: Graduate Opportunities with Civil Service Fast Stream

 

 

Realise your potential in a place where talented people do brilliant things. The Civil Service supports the government of the day to implement its policies and deliver the public services that we all rely on. Our Fast Stream graduate programme develops people from all kinds of backgrounds, to be our leaders of the future.

We’re looking for visionaries. People with the imagination to see things not just as they are, but how they could be. Creative thinkers who can flex and adapt to a limitless range of situations. Innovative people who want to be challenged. Those with the intellect and the emotional intelligence to motivate and inspire. People who want to make a real difference to the world.

Whatever your talent, Fast Stream offers a dynamic career path, with a variety of opportunities in 15 schemes across the UK. Wherever you join us, you’ll thrive in a supportive environment, with excellent training, flexible working arrangements to ensure work/life balance and real responsibility from day one. Whoever you are, whatever your background, you’ll help to shape the decisions that touch everyone’s lives.

We’re changing along with British society, to reflect the communities we serve. In the Fast Stream, talented individuals living with a disability or health condition are supported during our assessment process, and throughout their Civil Service career.

In addition, we operate a Guaranteed Interview Scheme. If you have a disability and meet the minimum qualifying criteria for your chosen scheme, you may choose to skip part of the first stage of the assessment process.

To learn more and apply, visit www.faststream.gov.uk
Closing date: 26 October 2017.
Where will you lead?

 

Support is available from your Careers and Employability Service with career planning, CVs and applications, interview skills, practice interviews and more. Contact careers@cumbria.ac.uk with your careers queries.22

Friday’s Featured Vacancy – Enterprise Rent-a-Car Graduate Scheme

Not secured a Graduate Job yet?

Do you want to work for the Graduate Employer of the Year 2016?

 

About Us…

Enterprise Rent-A-Car started in the US in 1957 as a small, family run business with 7 vehicles, we now have a turnover of over $19.4 billion, over a million vehicles on fleet, and employ more than 90,000 people across the UK, Ireland, Germany, USA, Canada, France and Spain.

Where can you go?

On the Enterprise Graduate Management Trainee Programme, you will join one of our branches and learn all the business necessary to run it as your own business. This gives you the chance to experience all areas, from sales and marketing to customer service and finance.  At Enterprise, 100% of our promotions are from within, so our Graduate Trainee Programme is the fast track into a diverse management career.  In as little as two years you could be running your own business, recruiting your own teams, and earning your share of the profits!

What makes the perfect Management Trainee?

At Enterprise you’ll need to be comfortable balancing business-minded entrepreneurialism with the empathy and care needed to understand and meet each and every customer’s requirements. If you are motivated by identifying and engaging with customers’ needs and can deliver new and creative approaches to attracting new business, then this is the business for you.

Along with an aptitude for sales, team work and ability to deliver excellent customer service, our team show genuine appreciation for the hard work of others. There’s nothing we love more than someone who can motivate the people around them while gaining the loyalty and support of a team through an inclusive and inspirational style of leadership.

Ask yourself – do I have a “yes” mentality? Am I driven by the desire to achieve results? If the answer to both these questions is yes, then a graduate career with Enterprise beckons.

A few key traits and skills we look for….

  • Current and valid UK/EU driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record
  • Aged 21 years or over (for insurance purposes)
  • Legally eligible to work in the UK
  • Basic IT skills
  • Experience with customers and working in a face-to-face customer environment
  • Sales orientated: knowledge of sales techniques
  • Good work ethic and ability to work independently and as a team
  • Great communication skills and ability to adapt communication style
  • Leadership skills and ability to manage a project or team
  • Problem solving and initiative driven 

Send your CV to bethany.j.jackson@ehi.com to fast track your application… Immediate start vacancies available across the Cumbria area!

Support is available from your Careers and Employability Service with career planning, CVs and applications, interview skills, practice interviews and more. Contact careers@cumbria.ac.uk with your careers queries.

Friday’s Featured Vacancy: Chunky Wombat Media

Chunky Wombat Media are a small team who’ve all graduated from the University of Cumbria in the last three years. We launched our studio last October and are getting busier and busier every week.

Find out all about Chunky Wombat and the services they offer here: www.chunkywombatmedia.co.uk 

One element missing at the moment is a more dedicated web developer to partner up with our resident designer. To help find someone, we’ve put together a job listing on our website here: www.chunkywombatmedia.co.uk/careers/

 

Friday’s Featured Vacancy: Graduation Ceremony Work

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Graduation Ceremony work

Ede & Ravenscroft are looking for ceremony workers at upcoming ceremonies on the 18th, 19th and 20th July. The work is customer facing, and duties will include:

  • Meeting/greeting customers
  • Queue Management
  • Dressing Graduates
  • Advising on photography packages
  • Some cash handling may be involved

If you are positive, reliable and would relish the opportunity to work as part of a team in this exciting fast paced environment, please contact:

01223 205 636 or info@graduation-services.com

Due to the length of the ceremony this may not be appropriate for those on an international working visa with restricted weekly allowances.

Pay is £72 – £81 per day plus overtime.