Insurance and Innovation - #HottestjobsintheWorld!


Insurance and Innovation - #HottestjobsintheWorld!

Not even a Bank Holiday can hold back the #HottestjobsintheWorld. A new Top 5 of our most popular jobs from last week, but a little later in the week. This week our #HottestJobsintheWorld Top 5 has roles from a range of sectors with something for every graduate. So don't delay get your applications ready now.

Here are the Top 5 #Hottestjobsintheworld...

5. Junior Trading - Spread Betting Company

What you need to know: Based in London, £26,000 with a bonus and working on their Financial Trading team.
What you need to show : Strong numerical capabilities, a 2.1 degree from a good university and personable approach to clients both on the phone and in person.

This is a very interesting and challenging opportunity for graduates to take up if they have the mathematical know-how. Spread betting is very complicated, but for graduates that are competent with maths, quantitative problems and who are able to think on their feet, it could prove a fantastic career. Graduates will be provided with a generous £26,000 per annum and after 6 months probation are welcomed onto a bonus scheme.

Sound good? You should also check out these sectors: Finance, Banking and Research and Analysis

4. Commercial Graduate Scheme - E.ON

What you need to know: 2 year scheme based in the UK with opportunities to work abroad and 6 streams for graduates to apply for.
What you need to show: A relevant and good standard degree, enthusiasm to improve and a willingness to learn.

The Commercial Graduate scheme from E.ON has never been far from the #HottestjobsintheWorld Top 5. Graduates need to be aware that working for E.ON is one of the best ways to start their career. They boast some of the best training for graduates, no matter what field you're looking to work in. The 6 streams that are open for graduates to apply for on the Commercial Graduate Scheme are: Customer Operations Leadership, International Business Management, HR, Sales and Marketing, IT and Business Change, and Finance.

Your kind of area? Look here: Marketing, IT , Management and Finance.

3. Graduate Schemes - HP

What you need to know: Four different streams, located in different parts of the UK and with competitive pay and training structures.
What you need to show: 2.1 degree in a related field, show evidence of being customer focused and an enthusiastic team player.

One of the largest technology companies in the world are looking fore graduates to help keep them ahead of the curve. HP have four separate streams you can choose to join as part of their graduate scheme. They are Business, IT, Consulting and Project/Programme Management. Each of the different streams has different requirements and graduates should be aware that they will need a related degree to be eligible to work for HP.

Fancy this? Try these Computing and IT, Technology, Management and Consulting

2. Professional Trainee Scheme - NFU Mutual

What you need to know: Based in the Stratford-upon-Avon, £23,000 plus benefits and a bonus and professional training provided.
What you need to show: Interest in starting a career in underwriting or insurance, strategic and analytic thinkers and ability to instantly strike up relationships.

New to this week, NFU Mutual's Professional Trainee Scheme has jumped up straight into second place in the #HottestjobsintheWorld Top 5. And it is easy to see why. NFU Mutual are offering a generous salary alongside full professional training for skills that can last a life time. A career in Insurance and Underwriting may sound dull at first hand but if you take a second look at this role, you'll understand why it's been so popular.

Close, but not right for you? Take a look at these sectors: Insurance and Customer Service.

And the winner is...

1. Business Schemes - Atos

What you need to know: A variety of schemes available in various locations, high emphasis on teamwork and interdepartmental cooperation.
What you need to show: Any degree discipline, a thirst to be a business leader and expert in their particular field.

Atos are a massive graduate employer and I'm personally surprised it's taken so long for them to make an appearance in the #HottestjobsintheWorld. Graduates are given the opportunity to join on one of Atos' fantastic graduate streams for industry leading training and opportunities to forward their career. The particular streams that Atos have available are Business Consulting, Finance, General Management, Project Management, Sales and Service and Operations Management. Atos are prepared to invest in their graduate employees and expect them to prove their worth after being given this opportunity.

Interested in this area? Why not try these Management, Sales, Finance and Consulting.

By James Howell

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