As they are very much sidelined this time of years, as the big graduate schemes sweep in, it is important to also think about the other side of graduate careers. Entering Smaller Companies can be a great way to start your career (if you don't believe me, read this) and forcing your way onto a massive and equally competitive graduate scheme might not be for everyone. So if you are someone that doesn't fancy entering the corporate graduate scheme machine, check out this week's fantastic and unmissable #UndertheRadar jobs offering you something different each week! What you need to know: Based in London, with a salary of £25,000 and working in media asset management.
What you need to show: Fantastic interest in internet technologies, good degree preferably in a relevant field like Computer science or Maths and have strong presentation skills. Perfect if you're interested in: Media, Internet and Computing and IT
Nativ are looking for a Graduate Trainee to join them in the role of a Service Delivery Manager to help their business continue to grow. They are a market leading media asset management company and the role will focus on service delivery to major clients and the management of client operational issues in line with Nativ processes. The successful graduate will be mentored closely and given all the support to needed to be a success, including becoming ITIL qualified.What you need to know: £20,000 salary, working in London to support the account management team with a view to progress into that position What you need to show: Great communication, high attention to detail and solid customer focus
Ehouse are an established marketing company that specialises in the luxury property sector. They are looking for a proactive graduate to join their company and support the operations of the Account Management team, with a view to progress into a similar role when they have learnt the ropes. In return, Ehouse are offering a salary of £20,000 pa and the opportunity to work a in fun office with weekly fruit deliveries and month social activities.
What you need to know: Working with some of the UK's biggest not-for-profit organisations, based in London with a salary of £17,000 What you need to show: Relevant admin/receptionist experience, excellent verbal and written English and be a proactive self starter Perfect if you're interested in: Marketing, Charities and Business Administration
Bluefrog are a direct marketing company that work with some of the biggest charities and not-for-profit organisations in the UK. They are looking for someone to be the welcoming face when people visit and the helpful voice when people ring, The role is an incredibly varied one, whether it's helping with the research and administration of our marketing campaigns or generally ensuring the department and wider office is kept neat and tidy and runs efficiently.
What you need to know: Assist in several areas of global investment operations, based in London with an global asset management firm
What you need to show: Ability to manage multiple, competing, dynamic priorities and able to adjust quickly to a changing set of circumstances Perfect if you're interested in: Finance, Analysis and Consultancy
An unnamed global asset management firm from the US are looking for a graduate to join them as a Business and Technical Analyst. The successful applicant will be expected to assist three executives with regards to the firm's global investment operations. The unnamed firm are looking for several key skills that the graduate can bring to the company, including the ability to work well with others and be successful in a friendly, focused, team oriented environment and exhibit strong analysis and problem solving skills.
What you need to know: Based in Hertfordshire, with a salary between £16,000 and £18,000 working to assist in all aspects of Marketing What you need to sho w: Positive team player, a quick learner and exhibit excellent accuracy
Perfect if you're interested in: Marketing and Legal and Law SA Law are a law firm who are leaders in each of the fields that they operate. They are looking for a graduate to join the firm as a Marketing Administrator and assist the Director of Marketing in their operations. The role is a varied one and could have the successful applicant undertaking tasks such as typing, filing, production of reports and managing diaries and appointments to production of communications for both internal and external audiences, maintaining the marketing information systems.