During this time of the year, the #HottestjobsintheWorld Top 5 is a battleground for the best jobs in the market. There are some incredible schemes and jobs out there at the moment and just because they haven't made the Top 5 does not mean it's not worth rooting around to see what else is on offer. But before you do that, make sure you check out this week's #HottestjobsintheWorld...
What you need to know: Two year graduate scheme to take bright graduates and transform them into business leaders, plenty of streams open with a salary of £30,000 plus benefits
What you need to show: 2.1 degree, innovative, ambitious and excited by the possibilities of the digital world Perfect careers available if you're interested in: Computing and IT, Telecommunications, Marketing and Accounting This is a fantastic role that graduates are getting really excited about. Telefonica (O2) are looking for the best and brightest graduates to help them progress into the digital world. They want tech literate and innovative graduates with a 2.1 to join their team to come up with the next innovative thing in their area. They are offering a wide range of areas that successful applicants can specialise in, from Strategy, Operations, IT and Networks to HR, Marketing and Finance (3 years).
What you need to know: Based in London, with a salary of £40,000 plus £5,000 signing on fee, working with Asset Finance Consultancy for blue chip clients
What you need to show: 2.1 degree, great A levels and the ability to approach large problems step by step Perfect careers available if you're interested in: Consultancy, Finance and Science and Technology CHP Consulting are looking to recruit high calibre graduates into Junior Consultant roles. Here they will receive full and thorough training to be ready to work in client's site. This is a fantastic varied role where graduates can expect something different everyday, doing anything from designing and developing software, modify business processes and provide support through the go-live process and into the future. Because of the high levels of responsibility and the varied nature of the role graduates can earn a staggering £40,000.
What you need to know: Initially based in Essex, rotational graduate scheme with a salary of £30,000 plus company benefits
What you need to show : 2.1 degree, foreign language (Spanish, Italian or French) and effective interpersonal skills. Perfect role if you're interested in: Management, Languages, Finance and Customer Service
Ford are quickly establishing themselves as one of the leading graduate employers and this can be seen in this excellent Business Graduate Scheme. This is a rotational programme where graduates will firstly spend time at Ford's Essex HQ, spending around 6 months rotating between two of: Customer Services, Dealer Services, Collections, Operational Effectiveness Management and Wholesale Operations. After this graduates will continue their training for 18 months in either Manchester or elsewhere on the continent working in Risk, Insurance, Marketing, Worldwide Trade Finance, Strategy or Sales.
What you need to know: Based in London, with a salary of £25,679 and starting a immersive career in investigation and security
This is a job that graduates just can't get enough of, remaining in the top three for a third consecutive week. The opportunity to join MI5 on their Intelligence Officer Development programme is something that always excites graduates from across all degrees. In your first two years, graduates undergo their Foundation in Investigative training then can move on to a range of areas for two years like, International Counter Terrorism, assessment, Northern Ireland Related Terrorism, Counter Intelligence (espionage) or cyber intelligence, before becoming a ratified Intelligence Officer.
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What you need to know: Based in London, with a salary of £29,000, successful applicants will be working in communities to improve safety and protect residents
What you need to show : 2.1 degree, 300 UCAS points, fitness requirements and ideally no criminal convictions Perfect role if you're interested in: Military and defence and Public Sector It is almost unheard of during this time of year, but this role has managed to trounce competition for a second week and remain the official #HottestjobintheWorld! The Metropolitan Police have long been regarded as one of the largest police forces in the UK and they are looking for graduates to help them continue their work. They want to build stronger links with communities and are looking for bright and intelligent young graduates to help them do that. This is a two year programme requiring graduates to build relationships with communities and learn how to become a fully formed police officer. Successful applicants will build their skills by making a difference to the lives of everyone in a single neighbourhood. It's a unique approach to on-the-job development in the police world.