Now the dust is beginning to settle after the launch of a flurry of incredible schemes you can start to see which schemes are proving to be extremely popular. At this time of year for a graduate scheme to maintain its place in the prestigious #HottestjobsintheWorld Top 5 is no easy feat and for graduates it would be worth looking closely at these 5 as to why they have been so popular. So, without any more distractions, here are the #HottestjobsintheWorld...
What you need to know: Based in West London, over 2 year rotational programme and working across all marketing departments.
What you need to show: Passion and competency for all areas of Marketing, be a confident communicator with an analytical mind. Perfect careers available if you're interested in: Marketing
Still the leading contender from Sky's roles, the Marketing programme really is the first step into a fantastic Marketing career. Successful applicants will undergo four six-month rotations that will give you an insight to every aspect of marketing and sales, including Trading, Strategy and Insight and Brand Marketing. Also, as you'd expect, the perks of working at Sky are awesome, with free Sky TV and broadband, pension contributions and a generous benefits scheme.What you need to know: Earning between £25-40,000 a year on a 21 month training programme with international opportunities
What you need to show: Grit and determination, independence and fantastic people skills Perfect role if you're interested in: Banking, Consultancy and Finance
DeVere Group are a leading financial consultancy firm and they are looking for the right graduates to join their International Fast-track Graduate Programme in Wealth Advisory. This is a role for graduates who have the grit, drive and determination to succeed internationally. The programme begins with 2 months in Malta on an intensive training course, before being sent to an academy office in one of the following: Hong Kong, New York, Cape Town, Shanghai, Prague, Moscow, Geneva, Dubai, Sydney, San Francisco, Vancouver and Abu Dhabi.
What you need to know: Loads of schemes open for graduates in various locations across the UK, competitive pay structures and industry leading training What you need to show: 2.1 degree in relevant subjects, 280 UCAS points and a passion to succeed in the competitive world of Banking. Perfect role if you're interested in: Banking, HR, Finance, IT, Technology and MarketingFalling gracefully from last week's top spot, Santander has maintained a podium finish. Graduates looking for a career in banking already know it takes many departments of highly skilled employees to make an international bank successful. This is why they are looking to fill loads of different departments with the next generation of highly ambitious graduates who have the potential to succeed. With locations across the UK, Santander are looking to fill graduate schemes in: Finance, Risk, Compliance, People and Talent (HR), UK Banking, Technology and Operations, Corporate and Commercial Banking and Marketing.
What you need to know: Based in London, with a salary of around £24,000 and opportunities to work in a range of departments at one of the UK's leading charities.
What you need to show: 2.1 degree, 280 UCAS points and achieved success outside of your academic career through work experience, internships or similar Perfect role if you're interested in: Accounting, Finance, Research and Analysis, Science and Technology and Marketing Newly launched this week, Cancer Research UK are looking for the best graduates to help them succeed in fighting against all cancers. They are looking for a graduate full of fresh ideas and with a history of achievement, both academic and extra-curricular. Over two years you will be exposed to four different teams across your area of interest. Graduates have the opportunity to choose from one of the following streams: Policy Information and Communications, Fundraising and Marketing, Technology, Scientific Strategy and Funding and Finance.
And the official #HottestjobsintheWorld is...
What you need to know: Based in London, with a salary of £25,679 and working to use data to protect the UK
What you need to sho w: 2:1 degree in any subject area, or relevant experience, combined with a talent for working with large data sets and excellent analytical skills Perfect role if you're interested in: Research and Analysis, Technology and Public Sector This week's winner is a vitally important role in the modern era and it is impressive that so many graduates are flocking to it. MI5 are looking to recruit graduates who are comfortable working with massive sets of data and who can apply incredible analytical skills to the process. Through a number of postings this challenging programme puts you at the heart of MI5. Analysing and interpreting data and making recommendations on further actions, you'll work closely with teams of Intelligence Officers. It's a thorough introduction to the different aspects of our work, as you use advanced methods and technologies to provide vital intelligence and influence a range of investigations.